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Bosphorus, Istanbul

Istanbul, which is the only city in the world that spans two continents, is home to its meeting point between Asia and Europe – Bosphorus Strait

The Helix, Scotland

The Helix is a new attraction located between Falkirk and Grangemouth, Scotland; and is described as 'A place for everyone'

Rani-ki-Vav, Gujarat

Rani-ki-Vav, on the banks of the Saraswati River in Gujarat's Patan district, was initially built as a memorial to a king in the 11th century AD

Nazca lines and geoglyphs

The Nazca lines and geoglyphs are located in the Ica region, in the Palpa and Nazca valleys, 280 miles south of Lima and near the Pacific Ocean

Temple of Apollo Epicurius

In the central Peloponnese, at Vasses in ancient Figaleia, at an elevation of 1.130 m, stands the temple of Apollo Epicurius

Chengjiang Fossil Site

Chengjiang's fossils present the most complete record of an early Cambrian marine community with well preserved biota, displaying the anatomy of hard and soft tissues in a very wide variety of organis

Vizhinjam Rock Cut Cave, Thiruvananthapuram

Unnoticed for many years, Vizhinjam Rock Cut Cave is a historic tourist spot located to the south of Kovalam junction

Castel del Monte, Italy

Commissioned by Frederick II of Swabia in the 13th century, the castle is a huge octagonal structure that sits on a small stretch of the Murge plateau in Apulia

Valley of Flowers

Spread across 87 sq km in the Chamoli District of Uttarakhand, the Valley of Flowers is set in the backdrop of the Zanskar Ranges

Skara Brae Prehistoric Village, Scotland

Uncovered by a storm in 1850, Skara Brae gives a remarkable picture of life 5,000 years ago, before Stonehenge was built

Khardungla Top

Khardungla Top is the world's highest motorable road in the world and is the gateway to the Shyok and Nubra valley in Ladakh

Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park

Structures at the park represent a blend of Hindu and Islamic architecture

Ancient Water Towns, China

The 'Golden Triangle' of Shanghai, Hangzhou and Suzhou is an area rich with history and culture, and contains many towns that date back centuries and thrive from the waterways on which they sit

Giant Buddha of Leshan

The Giant Buddha of Leshan, carved out of a hillside in the 8th century and looking down on the confluence of three rivers, is considered the most remarkable Buddhism site in Mount Emei, Sichuan provi

Living root bridges, Meghalaya

Found in southern Meghalaya, living root bridges are made by the Khasi and Jaintia people, from the roots of banyan trees

Pangong Tso, Ladakh

Pangong Tso is a saltwater lake in the Himalayas, located at a height of 4.250 metres – the highest salt water lake in the world

Namdroling Monastery, Bylakuppe

Located in Bylakuppe, part of the Mysore district of the state of Karnataka, the Namdroling Nyingmapa Monastery is the largest teaching center of the Nyingma lineage of Tibetan Buddhism in the world.

Katmai National Park and Preserve, Alaska

Situated in Southern Alaska and popularly associated with 'Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes', Katmai National Park and Preserve is known for Alaskan brown bear habitat


The hills of Kolukkumalai in Kerala are home to the highest tea plantations in the world and the tea grown here has a special flavour and freshness due to the high altitude

Atlantis The Palm, Dubai

Atlantis, The Palm Dubai offers Atlantis Dive, a programme that will train you to dive into the largest open air aquarium in the Middle East and Africa - The Ambassador Lagoon

Munroe Island

There is an island called Munroe Island located at the confluence of Ashtamudi Lake and the Kallada River, in Kollam district, Kerala

The Terracotta Army, China

A visit to Xi'an, China is incomplete if one does not visit the Terracotta Army

Chittorgarh Fort, Rajasthan

Chittorgarh Fort, Rajasthan is considered to be one of the largest forts in India in terms of area

Arjuna’s Penance, Mahabalipuram

The Arjuna's Penance located at Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu, is considered as the world's largest bas-relief measuring 31m x 9m

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