There are some places around the world with picturesque buildings and virgin nature. When these two characteristics are combined then the outcome refers to a fairy tale setting.
- Tunnel of love, Ukraine
Address: Klevan’, Rivne Oblast, Ukraine, 35311
This place is a loved one for couples where they go for long walks. It is a part of an industrial railway located near Klevan, Ukraine, that links it with Orzhiv. The Tunnel of love is up to 5 kilometers long and it is surrounded by green arches.
- The Park Güell, Spain
Address: 08024 Barcelona, Spain
It is a municipal garden with some architectural elements located on Carmel Hill, in Barcelona. The park was built from 1900 to 1914 and was officially opened as a public park in 1926. Unesco, in 1984 declared the park as a World Heritage Site under “Works of Antoni Gaudí”. The entrance to the park is free but those who want to visit the Monumental Zone, they have to pay a fee. The buildings at the entrance have bizarre roofs while the whole surrounding at the park offers peace and calm to its visitors.
- Pamukkale, Turkey: In Turkish means “cotton castle” and it is exactly what these two words describe. Snow-white travertine terraces embrace small pools of thermal spring water. Pamukkale is located in the River Menderes valley, which has a temperate climate for most of the year. Its official name is Hierapolis- Pamukkale. The ancient Greco-Roman city of Hierapolis was built on top of the travertine formation which is in total about 2,700 meters long, 600 meters wide and 160 meters high.
- The Rakotzbrucke, Germany: It is also known as the Devil’s Bridge. Although, its bad name this bridge is a place of romance. This picturesque arched bridge is located in the Kromlau Park in eastern Germany. The reflection of the bridge in the water forms a perfect circle. The place is an attraction for many visitors and of course for couples who want to take a photo.
- Shirakawa-go, Japan: A small, traditional village showcasing a building style known as gasshō-zukuri. Here you will face a hard winter with a large amount of snow. So, if you are not used to places with cold climate don’t even to think about of visiting it. Despite the low temperatures this village is like those we see in fairytales. The houses with triangle roofs are really amazing while standing out of the snow.
- Maasai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya: It is a large national game reserve named in honor of the Maasai people. Maasai Mara is one of the most famous and important wildlife conservation and wilderness areas in Africa. It is known all over the world for its exceptional populations of lion, African leopard, cheetah and African bush elephant. The surrounding consists of small bushy trees and that’s why it took the name “Mara”, because “Mara” means “spotted” in the local Maasai language. While staring at the sunset you will live one of the most stunning moments of your life.
- Mont Saint Michel, France: It is a small island crowned by a monastery. Mont Saint-Michel and its bay are on the Unesco list of World Heritage Sites. More than 3 million people visit the place every year. When the tide of the water is high the bridge that has been built to connect the Mont Saint-Michel and the mainland is immersed and the surrounding is amazing. This usually happens once in 18 years.
- Angel Falls, Venezuela: It is the world’s highest uninterrupted waterfall, with a height of 979 meters. The waterfall drops over the edge of the Auyán-tepui mountain in the Canaima National Park. Angel Falls are named after Jimmie Angel, a US aviator, who was the first person to fly over the falls. Undoubtedly, it is one of Venezuela’s top attractions for tourists. Keep in mind that approaching the region is not such an easy thing.
- City Palace, India: Nowadays, the City Palace houses the Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum, and continues to be the home of the Jaipur royal family. The City Palace which lies in the heart of Jaipur city includes several buildings, various courtyards, galleries, temples, restaurants, and offices of the Museum Trust. It is a complex of stunning beauty, making the visitor feel part of a fairytale.
- Chefchaouen, Morocco: The main characteristic of this city is its buildings in shades of blue. The city was founded in 1471 as a small fortress. It is also known as Chaouen and it is a popular tourist destination. The city has a lot places of worship but the Great Mosque located at Place Uta Hammam is the oldest and historically most important mosque.