Along the coast of southwestern India, in Kerala State, are the well known backwaters of Alleppey. Hire a private houseboat which comes with a skipper, technician, and cook. A two or three day trip will take you along the many waterways and canals with several stops, to your liking, along the villages and many rice paddies. Meet the friendly locals and buy some interesting local food, fruits, and crafts. Such a incredible experience!
#3 – Svalbard Islands, NORWAYIn Svalbard you are truly (almost) on top of the world!
#21 – The Golden Ring, RUSSIARussia's Golden Ring is home to tens of golden, green and red domed monasteries and churches.
#18 – Ancient Monasteries, ARMENIAAncient monasteries, churches and cathedrals are dotted all over Armenia.
#4 – Himalayas and Mount Everest, NEPALThis is the best place on earth to be high in the mountains!
#38 – Guanajuato, MEXICOGuanajuato is an interesting city with great architecture, and dead people on display (at the Museo de las Momias)