The best travel destinations in the world

Singapore is the vibrant and energetic city where the East meets the West with the traditional and modern. It is one of the world's financial centers and is famous for its first class shops, modern architecture and delicious cuisine. The City of Leo offers a unique experience for every visitor from colorful ethnic holidays to lively nightlife. Singapore, the city has many other highlights such as the Singapore Zoo, the famous Night Safari and the tropical theme park Sentosa Island. This city has fantastic tourist infrastructure and excellent public transport, making it an ideal tourist destination and an ideal gateway to other destinations in Southeast Asia.

Thailand is a country of beauty and mystery that attracts many tourists to their island resorts and lively cities. The culture, food and warm hospitality of the locals make tourists come back for more. The two most popular seaside resorts are:

Pattaya located in the Gulf of Thailand, 150 kilometers south of Bangkok. Known as the "Thai Riviera" and one of the best resorts in Southeast Asia, Pattaya attracts more than a million tourists a year from around the world. Situated along the 4-km coastline, Pattaya is famous for its high-quality hotels, shops, seafood, diverse international cuisine, water sports and lively nightlife. The southern stretch of the bay becomes very lively and fun at night with many bars, nightclubs, shopping stands and local food sellers. A one-day tour to Coral Island is a very popular activity where you can enjoy water sports, restaurants and quiet beaches.

Phuket The Pearl of the South is the largest island in Thailand (48 km in length, 21 km in width), located in the Andaman Sea on the southwest coast of the country and connected to the seafront with a bridge. The city of Phuket is in the southeastern part of the island, the international airport is to the north, and the most popular seaside resort towns are on the west coast. As one of the most prestigious seaside resorts in Asia, Phuket still retains its own distinct culture of Chinese and Portuguese influences. The island offers visitors warm tropical weather, beautiful white sandy beaches with warm fresh water, virgin forests, shopping in the shops and traditional markets, many bars and restaurants, a charming nightlife and welcoming local residents. Phuket is also voted one of Fortune's most popular retirement destinations in the world.

Las Vegas, USA is the largest city in the state of Nevada with a population of over 500,000 people. The city has become a self-contained holiday destination with its own scene with many amazing hotel and casino complexes along the famous Las Vegas Boulevard or The Strip. Many hotels created a fantasy-like atmosphere with names and themes that evoke romantic, mysterious and remote destinations. The "Entertainment Capital of the World" also boasted some of the biggest names and stage productions in entertainment, including musical stars, magicians, and Cirque du Soleil's productions. And only a few hours is one of the natural wonders of the world – the Grand Canyon. Even if you are not a gambler, there is something to do in Las Vegas!

Paris, France is located in the north of the country on the River Seine. It is widely recognized as the most beautiful and romantic of all cities. Paris is extremely influential in culture, art, fashion, food and design and is considered to be the most popular tourist destination in the world. Central Paris is officially divided into 20 districts (arondits) numbered 1 to 20 clockwise from the city center. Every arrondissement has its own unique character and attractions. The area north of the river, known as the right bank, includes the Avenue des Champs-lyses, the Arc de Triomphe and the Louvre. The area south of the river, known as the Left Bank, shows the most famous landmark of the city, the Eiffel Tower.

Dubai is an amazing place to visit – a city of contrasts, a new one. Situated on a coastline bordering the majestic desert and peaceful blue waters of the Arabian Gulf, Dubai offers year-round sunshine and unique Arabian experience with fantastic scenery, luxury shops, luxury hotels and great dining. Dubai is transformed from a small fishing village into a modern bustling city where Dubai celebrity celebration and skyline compete to be the world's largest, brightest and tallest. In the 1990s, Dubai launched an ambitious campaign to become one of the world's leading tourist destinations backed by a huge program of hotel construction and the launch of Emirates. Today Dubai is famous for its artificial islands in the shape of palm trees and a map of the world and the reputation of an international shopping destination.

Sydney, Australia is the largest city in Australia and the capital of New South Wales with a population of just over 4.25 million people. Sydney is a European settlement, founded by the British as a penal colony on January 26, 1788, celebrated as a holiday, Australia's day, with great holidays across the country. Sydney's large, secure and beautiful natural harbor area is the reason for creating the original criminal settlement in the area. In 1788, in the area known as Circular Quay, located between the famous Sydney Harbor Bridge and the Opera, the first fleet with 1400 convicted soldiers, soldiers, administrators and their families arrived. By 1840, the convicted transport to Sydney was discontinued, and gold was found in 1851, resulting in a huge population boom. By 1925, the population of Sydney had reached 1 million inhabitants. Sydney has an international reputation as one of the most beautiful and picturesque cities in the world. It is a multicultural and cosmopolitan city, with one third of its population born abroad. Sydney hosted the very successful Summer Olympics in 2000, which raised the global profile of the city.

Source by R Grant