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17 2014

These are the Attractions You’ve Named as the Best in the World for 2014

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Set your sights on this. The 2014 Travelers’ Choice awards for Attractions have been announced, featuring the top landmarks and parks around the world. If you haven’t yet considered visiting the famed Machu Picchu, you may want to now add it to your list. According to travelers’ reviews and opinions, it’s the world’s top landmark. And a stroll through Vancouver’s Stanley Park is tops in the world if you’re a fan of beautiful outdoor space. Total, 929 world sights made the list.

 

Here are the top 10 world landmarks:

1. Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru
2. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
3. Taj Mahal, Agra, India
4. Great Cathedral and Mosque, Cordoba, Spain
5. St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City, Italy
6. Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia
7. Bayon Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia
8. Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood, St. Petersburg, Russia
9. Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
10. Ancient City Walls, Dubrovnik, Croatia

 

And here are the top 10 world parks:

1. Stanley Park, Vancouver, Canada
2. Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado
3. Central Park, New York City, New York
4. Millennium Park, Chicago, Illinois
5. High Line, New York City, New York
6. Kings Park and Botanic Garden, Perth, Australia
7. Guell Park, Barcelona, Spain
8. Ibirapuera Park, Sao Paulo, Brazil
9. Retiro Park, Madrid, Spain
10. Luxembourg Gardens, Paris, France

 

For the full list of winners, including the top U.S. landmarks and U.S. parks, click here.

Categories: Travelers’ Choice

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