Why do you travel? What is your aim to travel? Are you an experience purpose based traveler? If your answer is “yes” you are reading the right page. We have collected the top 5 tourist attractions in the world for you to plan your trip!
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1. Times Square, New York City
Times Square is a place located in the heart of the New Your City with all its glory. You have various options to have a unique experience which you can’t have nowhere else. Even the huge and lightened billboards which we got used to while watching TV series are worth seeing.
Here are some tourist attractions in Times Square
- Attend a Broadway Musical
- Visit Madame Tussauds
- Attend a year around an event in Times Square
- Go shopping in the famous brand’s stores in Times Square
- Have dinner in the “The View” restaurant
2. Forbidden City, Beijing
Forbidden City is a mysterious ancient building which also known as the Palace Museum, and Gu Gong. Rumors have it that it was forbidden to enter the building without the permission of the emperor of China. Forbidden City is famous for that the emperors of China had lived in and reigned here until the last emperor (1924). Also, this building is quite different in terms of both structure and material of construction. The bricks of this building were made from white lime and glutinous rice. The cement is made from glutinous rice and egg whites which makes the wall extraordinarily strong.
Forbidden City was listed by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage Site in 1987. Since then, it is being visited by people around the whole wide world. Furthermore, it is known as one of the best tourist attractions in the world in 2018.
3. St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City
The largest Basilica of Christianity is located in the heart of Vatican City. It is such a huge building that nearly twenty thousand people can pray in it at the same time. This ancient building is a combination of many precious renaissance artists efforts such as Bernini, Rafael, and Michelangelo.
What is more, this marvelous building is keeping many other works of art inside of it. When you visit there, you will also see forty-five altars and eleven chapels, Michelangelo’s Pieta, the papal canopy and the monument to Urbano VIII both by Bernini, the monument to Cristina of Sweden by Carlo Fontana, the monument to the Countess Matilda by Canossa which enables this place to be counted as one of the best tourist attractions in the world.
Warning! You can’t enter the Basilica with a shabby look!
4. Disneyland Park, Marne-la-Vallée
Disneyland Park is a great vacation idea to forget about all your worries and dive into a cotton candy type of world. Music loops, shops, and restaurants all get a “Disney” touch in here which takes you to the sweet days of childhood. Disneyland Park offers you a variety of attractions including meeting with the cartoon character, having fun in the theme parks and exploring the world of cartoon friends. Seems like it is one of the ”dream” tourist attractions in the world!
5. Grand Bazaar, Istanbul
As you can understand from the name, Grand Bazaar is the largest bazaar in the world with its enormous area and numerous opportunity of shopping. This ancient bazaar has been visited since 1461 and also it is still growing as time passes. The variations of goods are so surprising that you can buy even carpets, kilims, antiques, textiles, leathers, jewelry, spices and foods from this authentic bazaar. In addition, it is located in Istanbul which has many other places to visit. You can add the entire Istanbul as one of the biggest tourist attractions in the world to your “must-visit” list. Due to its long history, Istanbul offers you a long list of historical places to visit.
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