Sure, you’re used to seeing endless travel ‘grams of the Eiffel Tower and the Blue Lagoon. But what you probably haven’t seen is a rainbow colored national park, a beach with swimming pigs, or a house perched precariously on a rock in the middle of a European river. The world is a big place, full of hidden gems and weird wonders. If you’re looking for something off the beaten path — way off the beaten path — here are 19 unexpected and extraordinary places around the globe to add to the top of your travel bucket list. For more inspo, check out Lonely Planet’s new book Secret Marvels of the World.
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Reproduced with permission from Secret Marvels of the World, © 2017 Lonely Planet.
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