The Angkor Wat Ruins ruins in Cambodia is the most impressive ruins across Asia and only rivalled by Indonesia’s Borobudur. Constructed between the 12th and the 15th century, it is regarded as the largest religious monument in the world. While originally built as a Hindu temple during the Khmer Empire reign, it was slowly transformed into a Buddhist temple toward the end of the 12th century. Angkor Wat ranks #27 on our list.
#44 – Sarajevo, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINAWhite graveyards dated between 1991 and 1993 are ever present.
#16 – Mayan Ruins of Tikal, GUATEMALAIn the dense jungle rises the remnants of an ancient civilization
#17 – Corcovado National Park, COSTA RICAA precious wilderness along the southwest Pacific coast of Costa Rica
#36 – Salvador da Bahia, BRAZILA strong African flavour is in the air in this colourful city along the northeast coast of Brazil
#9 – Ancient Temples of Bagan, MYANMAR / BURMAAncient ruins of temples that stood the test of time.