Spring break and summer is getting near, and who wouldn’t want to travel to some of the best cities in the world. Of course, it is a fact that every country has their own landmark that everyone in the world are just too eager to visit. So here are the most visited countries in the world today.
Almost everyone in the world would love to get a glimpse and take a photo with the world-famous Eiffel Tower. In 2014, more than 80 million international tourists visited France, that is why it is considered to be the most visited country in the world today. Probably because there are tons of things to do in France. The Eiffel Tower in Paris is just one of them since there are more cities in France that you can visit.
In Paris, you can go sightseeing, you can take hundreds of pictures with the Eiffel Tower, take a visit to the Louvre, the Arc de Triomphe, Sacre-Coeur and of course, the Notre Dame Cathedral. It would also be great for people to discover that there are actually other places in France except for Paris, that is totally worth visiting, like the town of Carcassonne, where you can find different monuments from different eras.
You could also check out and cords the Millau Viaduct, which is now the world’s tallest bridge. It has an incredibly beautiful structure that it would be such a waste not to see, and of course, the rocky island of Mont Saint-Michael, it is famous for its tidal waters and its history. It was actually founded by the Bishops of Avranches in 708. They built a chapel there when the Archangel Michael, actually appeared to them in a dream.
This next one shocked the world because it literally just “boomed” in the last few years. When people say about traveling to Asia, they often think of Japan, Thailand, and China. However, thousands of people all over the world got really into what they call, K-Drama and K-Pop. K-Dramas are basically a television series, it’s like a Korean version of American shows like The Vampire Diaries, How I Met Your Mother, Game of Thrones, and more. People, especially teenagers, get really hooked into this sort of thing because it is mostly about young love. K-Pop, on the other hand, is basically just the music of Korea.
However, these are not the only reasons why people from all over the world visits Korea. Another main reason is their food. Korea is well-known when it comes to spicy food because it is always cold there and spicy foods help with the heat. The country’s most famous cuisine is its Korean BBQ, it includes fresh cuts of beef and port, with different side dishes. It is famous because they have a special table for you, where you can grill your food right then and there. They’re also famous for their fermented cabbage called Kimchi.
It is not just about the food though, people from all over the world are also curious about the interesting culture Korea has, as well as their language and of course the beautiful sceneries they have to offer.
Last but not the least is one of the most beautiful and historical countries in the world, Italy. A lot of people in the world has Italy, for their dream destination. One of the reasons is that they actually have about 50 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, from ancient buildings to innumerable ancient culture artifacts to beautiful churches. It is like every wall and every street you walk to in Italy, has been a part of history, and that it what makes it even more enchanting.
One of the best things to check out while in Italy is the churches. Italy is also the home of the capital of the Catholic Church, which is Rome. Catholics all over the world visit Rome, with the hopes of getting a glimpse of the Pope himself, at the St. Peter’s Basilica. Another reason is that everyone aims to take a photo with the Leaning Tower of Pisa, visit the Colosseum and of course, take a ride on the boats to feel the Grand Canal, which is what Italy is famous for.