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Striking sights and places around the around, from the Wave in Arizona to Belize's Great Blue Hole.
Unusual sights and destinations around the world
Spencer Weiner
The Wave is a red-rock stunner on the border of Arizona and Utah, made of 190-million-year-old sand dunes that have turned to rock.
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Skellig Michael island, Ireland
Lemon Festival in Menton, France
Guanajuato mummy museum
Makepeace Island, Australia
Galesnjak Island, Croatia
Tavarua Island, Fiji
Prague Astronomical Clock
Castle Combe, Britain
Ice Castles, Colorado
Ice church, Germany
Pozzuoli amphitheater, Italy
Jeju Island, South Korea
Roller coaster sculpture, Germany
Humberstone ghost town, Chile
Mellah of Tazart, Morocco
Ale's Stones, Sweden
Darvaza, Turkmenistan
Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks, New Mexico
Orange County Government Center, New York
Nasca Lines, Peru
Preston Bus Station, Britain
Spire of Dublin, Ireland
Gullfoss Falls, Iceland
Juzcar, Spain
Humboldt Box, Berlin
Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River, Philippines
Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, Calif.
Metéora, Greece
Metropol Parasol, Spain
Bay of Fundy, Canada
Komodo National Park, Indonesia
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
Green Lake, Austria
Chamarel, Mauritius
Blue Lake Cave, Brazil
Seattle Gum Wall
Jigokudani Monkey Park, Japan
The Eye of Africa, Mauritania
Dinner in the Sky
Pamukkale, Turkey
Red Sandy Beach, Malta
Cancun Underwater Museum, Mexico
Avebury, England
Floating market, Vietnam
Pfeiffer Beach, Big Sur
Chiricahua National Monument, Ariz.
Peabody hotel, Memphis
Hôtel de Glace, Canada
Leshan Giant Buddha, China
Spotted Lake, Canada
Darwin Falls, Death Valley
Kadir's Tree House, Turkey
Angel Falls, Venezuela
Hostel Celica, Slovenia
Waitomo Glowworm Cave, New Zealand
Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia
Tiger's Nest monastery, Bhutan
Black Rock Desert, Nev.
Lombard Street, San Francisco
Rio Tinto, Spain
Dog Bark Park Inn, Id.
Tessellated Pavement, Tasmania
Grand Falls, Ariz.
Dean's Blue Hole, Bahamas
Jellyfish Lake, Palau
Icehotel, Sweden
Tam Ting caves, Laos
Historic Center of Craco, Italy
Las Pozas, Mexico
Moaning Cavern, Calif.
The Giant's Causeway, Northern Ireland
Great Blue Hole, Belize
The Wave, Ariz.
Socotra Island, Yemen
Manawaiopuna Falls, Hawaii
Ithaa Undersea restaurant, Maldives
Cappadocia, Turkey
World's largest swimming pool, Chile
Spiral Jetty, Utah
Petrified Forest National Park, Ariz.
Goblin Valley State Park, Utah
Antelope Canyon, Ariz.
Glass Beach, Calif.
Jumbo Hostel, Sweden
World's largest hotel suite, Lebanon
Angola Prison Rodeo, La.
Pink Sands Beach, Bahamas
Jiuzhai Valley National Park, China
Yellow Treehouse restaurant, New Zealand
Hobbit Motel, New Zealand
Zlatni Rat, Croatia
Hotel de Vrouwe van Stavoren, Switzerland
Shark Bay, Australia
Papakolea Beach, Hawaii
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