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STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN, HAWAII The Haiku Stairs, informally known as the Stairway to Heaven, are just under 4,000 steps along the Ko'olau Mountains in Oahu. The trail is officially closed, but plenty of daredevils still make the scenic trek. ———————————————— Tag 5 friends and comment to be reposted. - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

GRAND PRISMATIC SPRING, WYOMING Of all of nature’s incredible work, this rainbow-ringed natural hot spring in Yellowstone National Park still manages to blow our minds. ———————————————— Tag 5 friends and comment to be reposted. - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

TIGER'S NEST, BHUTAN Taktsang Palphug Monastery, nicknamed Tiger’s Nest, is a Buddhist temple and the most sacred site in Bhutan. It’s built into a steep cliff 3,000 feet above a valley in the Himalayas. ———————————————— Tag 5 friends and comment to be reposted. - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

MACHU PICCHU, PERU Stand at the top of this 15th-century Incan citadel (almost 8,000 feet above sea level) and look at the river valley beneath you. You’re basically walking in the clouds. ———————————————— Tag 5 friends and comment to be reposted. - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

VARANASI, INDIA Considered to be the spiritual capital of India, this colorful city on the banks of the Ganges River dates back to the 11th century B.C. One of Hinduism’s seven holiest cities in the world, it contains more than 2,000 temples. ———————————————— Tag 5 friends and comment to be reposted. - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

SKELETON COAST, NAMIBIA Dotted with shipwrecks and whale bones, Namibia’s Skeleton Coast is a graveyard of sorts. But the barren stretch of land, where green sea meets sand dunes, is so stark it’s an eerie type of beautiful. ———————————————— Tag 5 friends and comment to be reposted. - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

THE STORR, SCOTLAND Isle of Skye, an island just off Scotland’s northwest coast, is pretty much a dream world. But no landscape is more iconic here than the Storr cliffs, a series of rocky pinnacles set before a backdrop of rolling green hills and coastline. ———————————————— Tag 5 friends and comment to be reposted. - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

NUUK, GREENLAND Humpback whales! Fjords! Icebergs! The northern lights! Those are just a few of the things you’ll find in Greenland’s tiny capital city. The waterfront, made up of brightly painted houses, is the perfect contrast to the freezing arctic weather. ———————————————— Tag 5 friends and comment to be reposted. - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK, CROATIA There’s a reason Croatia is such a hotbed for tourism these days. It’s drop-dead gorgeous. Just look at this national park, complete with cascading waterfalls, cerulean lakes, hiking trails and limestone canyons. ———————————————— Tag 5 Friends and comment to be reposted - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

TEA PLANTATIONS OF MUNNAR, INDIA This town in India’s Kerala state sits at the intersection of three mountain streams. It’s best known for its sweeping hills covered in tea plantations and verdant forests. ———————————————— - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

CLIFFS OF ETRETAT, FRANCE They were stunning enough for Monet to paint…so that’s reason enough for us. ———————————————— - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

THE PITONS, SAINT LUCIA Sure, there are plenty of stunning Caribbean destinations, but the view of the Piton Mountains overlooking the colorful town of Soufrière is something you’ve gotta see for yourself. ———————————————— - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

THE STORR, SCOTLAND Isle of Skye, an island just off Scotland’s northwest coast, is pretty much a dream world. But no landscape is more iconic here than the Storr cliffs, a series of rocky pinnacles set before a backdrop of rolling green hills and coastline. ———————————————— Tag 5 friends and comment to be reposted. - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

WHITE DESERT, EGYPT Sahra al-Beida (called the “White Desert” in English) is a barren stretch of white rock spires and chalk towers. It’s located in Farafra, an area inhabited mostly by bedouins. ———————————————— - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

THE MAROON BELLS, COLORADO The most photographed spot in Colorado, the Maroon Bells are twin peaks in Aspen’s Elk Mountains, separated by a glacial lake and surrounded by national forest. Swoon. ———————————————— - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds #iamtb @travelbloggeres #travelrepost ————————————————

MONTEVERDE, COSTA RICA Haven’t you always wanted to walk on the canopy of the rain forest? Well, in this Costa Rican mountain town, suspension bridges span thick cloud forests, coffee plantations and volcano peaks. ———————————————— - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

OIA, GREECE Santorini might be a cliché, but it’s a cliché for good reason. The island’s most famous village is Oia, where narrow, hilly streets lined with whitewashed houses and pink bougainvillea lead to the cobalt Aegean Sea ———————————————— - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

REYNISFJARA BEACH, ICELAND Iceland could basically be on another planet. Just look at this black sand beach framed by basalt columns near the village of Vik on the country’s south coast. ———————————————— - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————

RONDA, SPAIN This Andalucían city stands atop El Tajo gorge, which the Guadalevín River flows through. A jaw-dropping bridge connects the 15th-century "new" town from the old city that dates back to Moorish rule. ———————————————— - - Like and follow! - - - #earth #southamerica #america #europe #africa #asia #world #travel #abroad #oceans #beach #art #beautifuldestinations #travelphotography #lost #water #study #school #summer #whattheworldholds ————————————————