Morocco Of My Dreams

Morocco Of My Dreams

I lived my childhood under the impression that my family came from France. My French speaking grandmother Philomène would always pronounce our last name “Bytton” with a special flair and most people with our same last name lived in France so we just assumed it. The moment I discovered my family was Moroccan my life…

Top 8 Things To Do In Greenland

Top 8 Things To Do In Greenland

Located between the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans, geographically Greenland is part of North America, politically and historically it is associated with Europe and nationally it forms a part of Denmark. Greenland is a remote and cold country with a rich cultural history that spans back several centuries. It is a country that has preserved its incredible nature,…

10 Most Impressive Impact Craters On Earth

10 Most Impressive Impact Craters On Earth

An impact crater, also known as meteorite crater is a crater created by a collision of a meteorite with the Earth surface. Our planet is dotted with 175 known impact craters that bear witness to occasional explosive encounters with large rocks from outer space, but surely our planet has endured more bashing than that in its history.…

10 Best Amusement Parks In The World

10 Best Amusement Parks In The World

Nothing beats the thrill of your first childhood theme park visit. Millions of visitors to the world’s most popular theme parks agree: these rides, shows, and costumed characters are worth the waits. Enjoy our list of the 10 Best Amusement Parks In The World. 1 Magic Kingdom, Orlando, Florida – Magic Kingdom is the place where every child’s…

Top 7 Things To Do In Mongolia

Top 7 Things To Do In Mongolia

Mongolia lies in central Asia between Siberia and China, at an average of 1,500 meters (5,800 ft) above sea level. It is the least densely populated country on the planet, a vast country with endless grassland, evergreen trees and rugged mountains. However, 45% of the Mongolian population lives in the busy capital, Ulaanbaatar, where life is a lot…

The 7 Most Stunning Salt Flats In The World

The 7 Most Stunning Salt Flats In The World

Salt flats are dried-up desert lakes, they have some of the unique natural features on earth, a vast expanse of impressive white sheets, glinting facades and picturesque landscapes. But how do salt flats form? They form in closed hollows where rainfall can’t drain away. In a wet climate, a lake would form but, in a desert, the…

8 Most Captivating Sand Dunes Around The World

8 Most Captivating Sand Dunes Around The World

By definition, a sand dune is a mount or hill of sand that lies behind the part of the beach affected by tides. They are formed over many years when windblown sand is trapped by beach grass or other stationary objects. Only Mother Nature can sculpt some incredible works of art and create one of earth’s most inspiring…

Top 9 Things To Do In Tromso

Top 10 Things To Do In Tromsø

They say Tromso is the entrance to the North Pole but honestly once we spent a couple of hours there we did not want to go further. It may seem like a small village at first but Tromso has developed into a modern city with a diverse, warm and vibrant population from all over Norway, as…

10 Most Stunning Aerial Lifts Around The World

10 Most Stunning Aerial Lifts Around The World

Whether you call it an aerial lift, gondola, cableway or aerial tram it is still just a small box dangling from a thin wire attached to the top of a giant mountain. When transportation and tourism meet, it’s a beautiful thing and you wouldn’t believe the views some of the world’s most incredible aerial lifts provide. From the Table…

10 Amazing Artificial Islands Of The World

10 Amazing Artificial Islands Of The World

People have always imagined islands as paradisiac places, far from civilization, where people sit in front of turquoise colored water and drink coconut water while cool sea breeze refreshes hits your face. Nowadays, islands are more than that. Men have created their own islands where they build empires, cities, multi-million dollar skyscrapers, luxurious hotels, floating airports and…

10 Iconic Lighthouses Around The World

10 Iconic Lighthouses Around The World

Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness. However, in ancient times hope was scarce. Travelers, conquerors, adventurers and sailors needed clear signs in order to cross the seas. Before the construction of seaports people were guided by fires on top of the hills near the coasts. This…

6 Most Confusing Interchanges In The World

6 Most Confusing Interchanges In The World

Real cultural diversity results from the interchange of ideas, products, and influences. In the modern world sometimes road interchanges have led to major cultural development and bonanza. People cross our paths everyday and they say there is always a reason why. Nowadays, civil engineering has made those paths to cross in a smarter, efficient, more…

8 Most Stunning Glaciers In The World

8 Most Stunning Glaciers In The World

Glaciers have been our guardian angels for centuries. We owe them “life”. Yes, life, because Glaciers are the largest reservoir of freshwater on Earth. Thanks to them we have the thousands of rivers which keep our valleys and agricultural fields alive. It goes without saying that the water we drink and use at home also…

10 Largest Islands Of The World

10 Largest Islands Of The World

They say islands are natural workshops of evolution. People have traveled miles across the oceans and resettled in paradisiac yet sometimes deserted islands and have built nations from scratch. There are islands with vast vegetation and fauna and others with nothing but arid land and volcanoes. However, they all have wonderful treasures to share with…

7 Places For Lava Lovers

7 Places For Lava Lovers

Volcanic eruptions are a result of glowing hot magma being forced up from the mantle through vents in the earth’s crust. They are active, dangerous, sometimes causing devastating results, but also creating a fertile soil around them. The volcanoes have been worshiped and feared for ages blasting billions of tons of ash and lava into the…

10 Most Unusual Lakes In The World

10 Most Unusual Lakes In The World

Lakes are some of the most beautiful natural water formations on earth, and although there are more than three million lakes worldwide, there are some that just stand out from the crowd. From pink lakes in Australia to a lake filled with harmless jellyfish in Palau. Check out our list of the 10 Most Unusual Lakes…

The Most Famous Lost Cities In The World

The Most Famous Lost Cities In The World

A lost city is a settlement that fell into terminal decline and became extensively or completely uninhabited. The location of many lost cities has been forgotten, but some have been rediscovered and studied extensively by scientists. There are many places around the world that have been in existence longer than we can possibly imagine. From the lost…

Top 10 Highest Mountains In The World

Top 10 Highest Mountains In The World

Measuring each mountain’s summit, or tallest point, by their height above sea level, the highest ten mountains on earth, including famous mountains such as Mount Everest and K2, are all located in Asia. Each of these mountains belongs to the “eight-thousanders” club, a list that consists of the 14 mountains on Earth that are 8,000 meters…

10 Incredible Ghost Towns Worth Visiting

10 Incredible Ghost Towns Worth Visiting

So, as it turns out, there is actually hundreds of ghost towns dotted around the globe, places that seem to have been forgotten by mankind and even time itself. Take a scroll down this collection of creepy, awe-inspiring 10 Incredible Ghost Towns Worth Visiting. 1 Varosha, Cyprus – Before the division of Cyprus in 1974, Varosha – a…

10 Most Breathtaking Canyons In The World

10 Most Breathtaking Canyons In The World

Carved out over millions of years, by the elements, canyons are undoubtedly one of the world’s most amazing natural wonders. They can be less than 3 feet across yet well over thousands feet deep! Hidden away, and with walls that remind us of abstract art. These canyons hold great beauty and every single one is unique,…

The Most Interesting International Borders On Earth

The Most Interesting International Borders On Earth

China shares its borders with 16 other countries, Russia with 14 but at the same time, Japan and Australia don’t have any neighbors. The way borders are drawn and what’s used to delineate them can be really fascinating. While borders seem like permanent fixtures they have revolved throughout time, reminding us that the only constant is change.…

Top 9 Things To Do In Tanzania

Top 9 Things To Do In Tanzania

Located on the east coast of Africa, to the south of the equator, Tanzania is famous for Mount Kilimanjaro, the Serengeti National Park, the Masai people, and the idyllic beaches on Zanzibar. The parks are priceless, the cultures endangered, the diversity of habitats incomparable and the wildlife experiences among the best on earth. Tanzania has the largest concentration…

10 Beautiful Caves You Must See

10 Beautiful Caves You Must See

The mystery is what prompted men to leave caves, to come out of the womb of nature. However, nature is wise and sometimes keeps its most beautiful treasures within these underground chambers called caves. Always remember that the cave you fear to enter may hold the treasure you seek. WOW Travel invites you to discover The 10…

World's 10 Most Dangerous Airports To Land

World’s 10 Most Dangerous Airports To Land

To reach some of the world’s most beautiful and remote locations, you may have to deal with a few scary takeoffs and landings along the way. Landing in an airport is usually a safe and fun experience, but certain circumstances make them really dangerous. You might want to avoid the following airports that have continuously shown to be…

The world's Scariest Stairs

The World’s Scariest Stairs

There is one thing in common among the world’s most treacherous staircases: all of them require nerves of steel. Stairways can leave just as much of an impact on your memory as the places they lead you, especially when they stand between you and a site you flew half way across the world to experience. WOW Travel shares with…

The Lost Treasure In The Kazakh Desert

The Lost Treasure In The Kazakh Desert

While venturing around the world, Photographer and urban explorer Ralph Mirebs came across an enormous abandoned building in a remote place in the deserts of southern Kazakhstan. You will not believe what he found inside. After breaking into this huge Blast-Proof Hangar, he realized that this was a very special building with two of the most…

The World's Most Breathtaking Monoliths

The World’s Most Breathtaking Monoliths

A monolith is a monument or natural feature such as a mountain, consisting of a single massive stone or rock. Erosion usually exposes these formations, which are most often made of very hard and solid metamorphic rock. The word monolith comes from the Greek word “monolithos”, derived from mono (“one” or “single”) and lithos (“stone”). Many rocks…