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1. Easter Island

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Robert Harding/REX Shutterstock (4143206a).. Moai sculptures in various stages of completion at Rano Raraku, the quarry site for all moai on Easter Island, Rapa Nui National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Easter Island (Isla de Pascua), Chile.. VARIOUS.. ..

December 19, 2015

Reasons to Visit: I’m not sure where to begin, except to say this island ranks 10 out of 10 for the following travel categories; remoteness, intriguing history, and seldom seen …

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2. Angkor Wat & Cambodia

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December 13, 2015

Reasons to Visit: Not surprising at its place of No. 2 on my list that the temple complex at Angkor Wat has amazed me. It’s another location featured in a …

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3. Ancient Egypt

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December 6, 2015

Reasons to Visit: Another part of the world that has absolutely fascinated me for as long as I can remember, Egypt’s ancient and astonishing history is high on this list. …

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4. Machu Picchu & Peru

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November 29, 2015

Reasons to Visit: I’ve been fascinated with the ancient tribes and cultures of Latin and South America. I’ve been fortunate to visit several ruin sites of the ancient Mayans, and …

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5. Sydney, Australia

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November 22, 2015

Reasons to Visit: The history of Australia is as diverse as the people who live there. From the former penal colony of the British Empire, to its natural beauty and …

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6. Tokyo & Kyoto, Japan

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November 15, 2015

Reasons to Visit: The country of Japan, specifically Tokyo and Kyoto, have been fascinating for me as long as I can remember. While there’s been a lot of challenges after …

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7. India

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November 8, 2015

Reasons to Visit: There is something fascinating and unique about the Taj Mahal. With both the creator and the history of its origin, the Taj Mahal is nearly 400 years …

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8. Brazil

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November 1, 2015

Reasons to Visit: I’m not sure if it’s because of all the Brazilian tourists we receive in Central Florida, or if it’s because I’ve had so many great friends from …

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9. St. Petersburg & Moscow, Russia

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October 24, 2015

Country: Russia Reasons to Visit: For me, there’s a spirit and an awe to the country of Russia, largely I believe due to its lengthy, challenged and diverse history with …

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10. South Africa

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October 17, 2015

Reasons to Visit: There are two main cities worth visiting in South Africa, specifically Johannesburg (Joburg) and Cape Town. Both provide a unique history and opportunities to see natural wildlife, …

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