There are exotic locations to explore on the lonely planet, especially for those who find it difficult to overcome the wanderlust. Well, 2020 will not disappoint you as you get that urge to leave the urban surroundings and start planning your dream trip. However, which are the best places to travel? There are guidebooks that one can explore to know the spots that are must-sees and especially for those who love to travel. Still, every travel and tourist are different and with their own ideas of a perfect vacation.
Here are a couple of the best places to travel this year!
Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands
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Travelers are once again heading for one of the first tropical island paradises. Bikini Atoll has been off the tourists’ radar because of the photos of the nuclear tests and mushroom clouds. However, all that has been left behind and its glorious shores and untouched reefs in the Pacific are once again beckoning the tourists. Enjoy the live aboard dive safaris and paddle boarding or explore the wrecks of the empty warships that were blown up.
Rub’ al-Khali, Saudi Arabia
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Another of the best places to travel is Rub’ al-Khali.It is not well known, but Saudi Arabia’s Rub’ al-Khali is the second-largest sand desert in the world. It is a feat to cross the desert that requires a minimum of 40 days by camel. Those who love sand and the desert can head for an unforgettable experience across Rub’ al-Khali i. Most prefer to enter from the side route from Oman.
Darién Gap between Colombia and Panama
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The Pan-American Highway has never succeeded in penetrating the jungles that separate Panama and Colombia. Well, this is good news for the adventures tourists who can bridge the gap by hiking and hopping along the eastern coast by leaky boat through the rainforests or go for the riskier way of dodging guerrillas and anti-drugs agents in the dense jungles. Still, one should opt for the coastal way that is rewarding and challenging enough
Yali and Korowai Country, Indonesia
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West Papua was previously known as Irian Jaya and in those impenetrable rainforests, you will come across people who have never encountered anyone from the outside world. Enter those thick forests by boats or planes that can ferry you across the wilderness where there are no roads. Get your paperwork in order to reach the remote country populated by the Yali and Korowai people. Walk in the forests and feel like the first explorers as you follow the maps and reach one of the best places to travel.
Boma National Park, South Sudan
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South Sudan has something to offer to its tourist and travelers, despite being one of the most dangerous countries in the world. Visit the Boma National Park and be the envy of other travelers around the globe as you get to see dramatic mountains and have astonishing tribal encounters. The huge park is teeming with wildlife, and you can witness the great wildlife migrations of Africa.
The Newest Climbing Peaks in Nepal
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Nepal has opened up new climbing peaks that have never been claimed by mountaineers. As a sign of respect for local beliefs, one of those more than a hundred peaks has been d for Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay. The peak seems to enjoy the most attention, especially among people looking for their first climb. Those lower heights and climbs seem to be within the reach of ordinary climbers who come here looking for adventure and their love of climbing.
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Chernobyl has never been on the frontier of travelers. Still, recently it is attracting tourist who come here looking for a different experience, now that the radiation levels have dropped. The tourists love exploring the abandoned cities around the Chernobyl and feel the nostalgia hitting them. This is certainly among the best places to travel for a whole new experience.
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Santorini is situated in Greece, and has become one of the best Greek islands in the last few years, and many tourists are hoarding from around the world to enjoy the turquoise water surrounded by some pristine views. Summers are the best time to visit Santorini because the temperature is optimum for sun bathing.