Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro is home to the world-famous Copacabana and Ipanema beaches. And stunning beaches are just a fraction of what make this city a must on your travel list. The awe-inspiring statue of Christ the Redeemer poses above a mountain, as if watching over the city.
You will find lush mountains and streets full of life in this one-of-a-kind destination. Dance some samba and try the Caipirinha, Brazil’s national cocktail.
You may have only heard about this city through the popular series "Game of Thrones", but Dubrovnik is worth a visit for far more than just that reason. Located in the southern part of Croatia, Duborvnik's white buildings covered in terracotta roofs make this city an architectural gem.
The beautiful architecture faces the bright blue Adriatic Sea, which is a lovely resting spot after a long day of walking around the city. Take a cable car to Mount Srd for a gorgeous view, visit the Lokrum isle located nearby, or have a drink at the many cliff bars that dot a city with Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance architecture.
The capital of Romania, and also its largest city, Bucharest boasts an interesting architectural mix of communist-era and modern buildings. Dubbed the "Paris of the East", Bucharest is known for its elegance and class, even having its own version of the Arc de Triomphe, called Arcul de Triumf.
Situated on the Dambovita River banks, Bucharest also has many historical sites to visit, including the Palace of the Parliament, which is the largest Parliament building in the world. Also, it is home to the fascinating National Museum of Contemporary Art.
Cape Town, South Africa
Cape Town, a beautiful city located on South Africa's southwest coast, is a paradise for nature lovers. Cape Town offers stunning beaches and lush mountains for any type of adventure. Its majestic Table Mountain is one of the most scenic places in the world.
Take in the breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean from Cape Point, or go for a cliff-side drive through Chapman's peak. Or, you can visit magnificent beaches like Blouberg Beach, Long Beach and Eden on the Bay.
Luxembourg is not only the capital of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, it has also been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. The city's grandiose architecture, such as Luxembourg Castle, makes this city a must-see for culture and history lovers.
Considering its very small size, Luxembourg has a lot of museums to visit. The best to start with are the National Museum of Natural History and the National Museum of History and Art.