Got a vacation coming up and wondering where to go?  Disney World again?   Your in-laws?  The beach?  All great ideas but we think we’ve got a better one.  Grab your passport and plan a visit to one of these 50 amazing destinations that everyone should see in their lifetime.  Take your family, take your friends and start planning.  And yes, you will need a current passport for 47 of the 50 destinations we’ve included.  We’ve listed them in alphabetical order to help you keep them straight.  Whether you see 1, 20 or all 50, we know you won’t be disappointed.

  1. Angel Falls (Venezuela)Cappodocia, Turkey
  2. Angkor Wat (Cambodia)
  3. Bagan (Burma)
  4. Berlin Wall (Germany)
  5. Bora Bora (French Polynesia)
  6. Borobudur (Indonesia)
  7. Cappadocia (Turkey)
  8. Chichen Itza (Mexico)
  9. Christ the Redeemer (Brazil)
  10. Dubai’s Palm Islands (UAE)
  11. Dubrovnik (Croatia)
  12. Easter Island (Chile)
  13. Galapagos Islands (Ecuador)Milford Sound
  14. Grand Canyon (USA)
  15. Great Barrier Reef (Australia)
  16. Ha Long Bay (Vietnam)
  17. Iguazu Falls (Brazil/Argentina)
  18. Koh Phi Phi (Thailand)
  19. Lhasa (Tibet)
  20. Machu Picchu (Peru)
  21. Mecca (Saudi Arabia)
  22. Milford Sound (New Zealand)
  23. Moraine Lake (Canada)
  24. Moscow’s Red Square (Russia)
  25. Mount Fuji (Japan)
  26. Palace of Versailles (France)
  27. Perito Moreno Glacier (Argentina)
  28. Petra (Jordan)
  29. Pyramids of Giza (Egypt)Sistine Chapel
  30. Salar de Uyuni Salt Flats (Bolivia)
  31. Santorini (Greece)
  32. Sistine Chapel (Vatican City)
  33. Socotra (Yemen)
  34. Stonehenge (UK)
  35. Sydney Opera House (Australia)
  36. Table Mountain (South Africa)
  37. Taj Mahal (India)
  38. The Colosseum (Italy)
  39. The Eiffel Tower (France)
  40. The Great Wall of China (China)
  41. The Louvre (France)
  42. The Serengeti (Tanzania/Kenya)
  43. The Terra Cotta Warriors (China)
  44. Tikal (Guatemala)
  45. Times Square (USA)
  46. Torres Del Paine (Chile)
  47. Uluru/Ayers Rock (Australia)
  48. Venice Canals (Italy)
  49. Victoria Falls (Zambia/Zimbabwe)
  50. Yellowstone National Park (USA)

Visited all or a good portions of these 50 places everyone should see already?  Lucky you.  Let us know your favorites and additional places on your bucket list.  The world is full of beautiful wonders.  Go experience some in  your lifetime.