Destinations of a Lifetime: 225 of the Worlds Most Amazing Places by National Geographic SocietyNational Geographic takes you on a photographic tour of the world’s most spectacular destinations, inspiring tangible ideas for your next trip. Hundreds of the most breathtaking locales—both natural and man-made—are illustrated with vivid images taken by the organizations world-class photographers. These images, coupled with evocative text, feature a plethora of visual wonders: ancient monoliths, scenic islands, stunning artwork, electric cityscapes, white-sand seashores, rain forests, ancient cobbled streets, and both classic and innovative architecture. Loaded with hard service information for each location, Places of a Lifetime has it all: when to go, where to eat, where to stay, and what to do to ensure the most enriching and authentic experience.
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This item ships to U. National Geographic takes you on a photographic tour of the world's most spectacular destinations, inspiring tangible ideas for your next trip. Hundreds of the most breathtaking locales -- both natural and man-made -- are illustrated with vivid images taken by the organization's world-class photographers.
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Download a new Traveler photo every week. Learn how to avoid hidden charges, and get expert money-saving tips. It is now. If you look at the destination as a whole—the site plus its neighboring region—tourism management can protect it, or degrade it, often more than any other factor. Download PDF now. Requires Adobe Acrobat. World Heritage has been popular.
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Download a new Traveler photo every week. Learn how to avoid hidden charges, and get expert money-saving tips. To our delight, there's no shortage of companies that share our philosophy. Whether it's staring down a king penguin in Antarctica, sharing mole with a Oaxacan family, or watching your kids in a pickup soccer game in Sardinia, this is the sort of travel that will stick with you. We hope our picks get you inspired. To view past winners , click here.
All rights reserved. Long before The Bucket List and 1, Places to See Before You Die , we sought to showcase those treasured destinations that every curious traveler should visit in a lifetime. Ten years ago, we could see the emerging signs of a new kind of journeying—one that puts a premium on sense of place, authenticity, culture, sustainability, and experience rather than mere sightseeing. These elements became the compass we use to steer you to destinations that are more than just numbers in a hot list. Our first 50 picks were icons the world collectively recognizes as superlative. What we offer in the following pages is what sets this magazine apart. We go beyond the obvious.
In other words, we all risk destroying the very places that we love the most. Nowhere more so than on islands. Islands symbolize vacation. Their very insularity makes them more attractive than a comparable piece of real estate on the mainland. They are worlds unto themselves—their own traditions, ecosystems, cultures, landscapes. That's what attracts us.