Travel is one of the most entertaining ways of getting to know about a place, its cultures and tradition. Routines and jobs can get boring and monotonous, so going to a different place for the weekend or vacations is a great way of getting out of the house with your family. Following are three of the most visited countries in the world and are regarded as some of the top destinations for tourists.
Whether you’re looking for a romantic spot or for a family holiday these countries and specifically these cities won’t disappoint you. Paris is known for its romantic aspects and its historical sites, while New York is known for its contemporary buildings. For Istanbul, it resembles Paris in having historical buildings and resembles New York’s multicultural manner.
- Paris, France
France has been declared the most visited country by tourists by Wikipedia and wisegeek. Most of the people who visit are from adjoining countries looking for a place to go for a few days on a small budget. The capital is Paris also known as “the city of light” or “the city of perfume” and is one of the most beautiful and romantic cities in the world. It is known for its historical buildings; the Eiffel tower is particularly famous as being one of the seven wonders. Paris is the city of destination of newlyweds, families and new couples. If you’re planning to go there then make sure you’re in the best of health because Paris is not a city to be visited by car. Louvre Museum, Notre Dame de Paris, the Pantheon are a few reasons of the popularity of Paris.
- New York, USA
USA is considered the second most visited country with respect to tourism. The difference between France and US is that each tourist in the US spends about 1000$ on an average, while those who go to France are looking for a cheap yet spectacular place. New York is one of the greatest cities in the world also known as “the city that never sleeps” because life in New York is so busy and hectic. Statue of Liberty, a gift from France, is known worldwide for it represents freedom and education. Rockefeller Center, Empire State Building, Central Park, Times Square and the Chrysler Building are the popular tourist attractions in New York.
- Istanbul, Turkey
Turkey is known worldwide of being located in two continents. Turkey is located not only in Asia but also in Europe, the thing that resulted in a significant intermingling of religions and people. Turkey has a beautiful history and even more beautiful architecture as mentioned in Dan Brown’s “Inferno”. It is especially known for the beautiful mosques and churches standing together in harmony. It is no doubt an excellent choice for tourism.