Below are 15 pictures that will definitely infect you with the travel bug. These great shots of some spectacular sights will make you want to buy a flight ticket immediately and start a new travel adventure.
15. Venice, Italy
Venice is not only a favorite destination for couples in love or fans of the carnival but the Italian city is also very popular amongst photographers as it has some great motives. This evening shot of Venice ended up being the cover of the novel “Venice” by Jan Morris.
14. Train ride, Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is not only well known for export of tea, cinnamon and rubber but also for it`s great nature. The landscapes are just perfect to take great pictures.
13. El Chaltén, Argentina
El Chaltén is a small village within the famous Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina. Plenty of tourists visit the National Park in Patagonia because of the great landscapes and several possibilities of trekking and hiking.
12. Rome, Italy
Photo by Gabriele Forzano, Reuters
Everyone knows the Colosseum of Rome in Italy but this is a very special shot, at night and whilst snowing it puts the Colosseum in a completely different light and creates a specific atmosphere.
11. Bagan, Myanmar
Between the 9th and 13th century was Bangan (former Pangan) the capital of the kingdom of Pangan. During the 11th and 13th century a lot of Buddhist temples were create. These beautiful temples are perfect for a great shot.
10. Mount Cook, New Zealand
Mount Cook or Aoraki is the highest mountain in New Zealand. The mountain is a favorite spot for climbers and impresses with stunning landscapes.
9. Luang Prabang, Laos
Luan Prabang has some great natural sight as well as historic sights. The above picture shows one of the natural sights, the Kuang Si waterfalls. But also the Buddhist temples in Luan Prabang are worth a photo.
8. Trincomalee, Sri Lanca
In Trincomalee you can find some beautiful temples but also some incredibly beautiful beaches. The picture above does not show ordinary fishermen but the unique stilt fishermen of Sri Lanka.
7. La Piedra Del Peñol , Colombia
La Piedra in Colombia is a huge monolith not far away from Medellin. A sign at the foot of the rock brags with “the best view in the world” and even though it may not be the best view in the world it is still incredibly beautiful.
6. Cherry blossoms, Japan
Photograph by Diane Cook and Len Jenshel, National Geographic
There are plenty of picture of the cherry blossoms in Japan but not many were taken by night.
5. Kimberley, Australia
Camels are walking along the beach during sunset in Kimberley, Australia in the north of Western Australia.
4. Acadia National Park, USA
The beautiful Acadia National Park is located in the U.S state of Maine. The Parks wildlife is incredibly versatile. The Acadia National Park is not a very big park but nevertheless a very beautiful one.
3.Rocky Mountains, USA
The Rockies are a huge mountain range in North America. Each year they draw millions of tourists and that is no surprise with such spectacular views.
2. Plovdiv, Bulgaria
This is a shot of Plovdiv by night, the second biggest city in Bulgaria after the capital Sofia.
1. Pomeranian, Poland
Pomerania is divided between Germany and Poland. The picture above was taken in the Polish part.