Now Discovering London, United Kingdom with @andretamburrini.
At the heart of London, stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower, and Westminster Abbey. Just last year, over 16 million people visited London, making it the most visited city in 2016. Read more about the world's most unique destinations every week in The Discoverer. Sign up for free at thediscoverer.com. #thediscoverer
Now Discovering Wadi Rum, Jordan.
Wadi Rum is everything you’d expect of a quintessential desert: it is extreme in summer heat and winter cold; it is violent and moody as the sun slices through chiseled canyons at dawn or melts the division between rock and sand at dusk. The landscape is so otherworldly, you may mistake yourself for being on the planet Mars. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Senja Island, Norway.
Senja is Norway's second largest island, located far above the Arctic Circle. Visitors are greeted by an awe-inspiring mix of sea, mountains, beaches, fishing villages and inland areas. The oceanside of the island is precipitous with sculptural rocks and colorful fishing villages in sheltered coves. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Lisbon, Portugal.
Over the centuries, this city on the sea has been the gateway to the world, with numerous expeditions departing from its port to chart the unknown. These days, Lisbon oozes charisma, welcoming tourists with an easy-going and vibrant charm. Check your inbox to read more on this week's edition of The Discoverer on Lisbon, Portugal. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Guaita Fortress of San Marino
The Fortress of Guaita is the oldest of the three towers constructed on Monte Titano, which is also the most famous. Located in the tiny Republic of San Marino, the fortress stands as a beacon of strength and beauty. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Fjaðrárgljúfur, Iceland.
Iceland is defined by its dramatic landscape with volcanoes, mammoth glaciers, geysers, hot springs and lava fields. A fantasy terrain breathed into reality makes Iceland a top choice for travelers from all around the world to experience. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Dubai is known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a over-the-top nightlife scene. The iconic Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. Dubai is an incredibly popular destination for travelers who want to take their travels to the next level. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Halong Bay, Vietnam.
Ha Long Bay, in northeast Vietnam, is known for its emerald waters and thousands of towering limestone islands topped by rainforests. Halong Bay's spectacular scatter of islands, dotted with wind- and wave-eroded grottoes, is a vision of ethereal beauty and, unsurprisingly, northern Vietnam's number one tourism hub. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Mont Saint Michel, France.
The awe inspiring Mont Saint Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Its most unique feature is that it is completely surrounded by water and can only be accessed when the tide is low. Mont Saint Michel is one of the most famous French monuments as approximately 3 million people visit the site each year. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering the Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia.
The Great Ocean Road is a road that stretches along the south-eastern coast of Australia. The road was built between 1919 and 1932 and was dedicated to the fallen soldiers of World War 1. The views from this stretch of road are incomparable to anything else in the world. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering the Saar River in Western Germany.
A popular destination for travelers, the best views of Saarschleife are to be had from Cloef, a rocky lookout point at the apex of the Saar loop high above the river. The panoramic viewpoint makes it the perfect place for that perfect shot. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Alpstein, Switzerland.
The Alpstein are a subgroup of the Appenzell Alps in Switzerland. This granite mountain range offers incredibly high mountain tops with deep, lush valleys in contrast. The views are spectacular and a favorite of travelers from all over the world. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Yosemite National Park, California, USA.
Yosemite is famed for its waterfalls, deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, and a vast wilderness area. Not just a great valley, but a shrine to human foresight, the strength of granite, the power of glaciers, the persistence of life, and the tranquility of the High Sierra. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering the Dolomite Mountain Range of Italy.
The Dolomites are a mountain range located in northeastern Italy. Also known as the "Pale Mountains", the Dolomites their name from the carbonate rock dolomite. The mountain range is renowned for top of the line skiing, mountain climbing, hiking, cycling, and BASE jumping to name a few. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park, British Columbia, Canada.
The park was established in 1922 and is recognized for its natural beauty and incredible mountain landscapes that contain a wide variety of rare and endangered species, glaciers, lakes, waterfalls, canyons, limestone caves and fossils. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Oahu, Hawaii, USA.
Oahu, known as "The Gathering Place", is the third largest of the Hawaiian Islands. Well-known features found on Oahu include the famous Waikīkī beach, Pearl Harbor, and Diamond Head. Due to its incomparable beauty, Oahu has been used as the backdrop for feature films such as Jurassic Park, Godzilla, and The Hunger Games. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering Lofoten, Norway.
Lofoten is known for a distinctive scenery with dramatic mountains and peaks, open sea and sheltered bays, beaches and untouched lands. Though lying within the Arctic Circle, the archipelago experiences one of the world's largest elevated temperature anomalies relative to its high latitude. Read more about the world's most unique destinations in The Discoverer's weekly editions. Sign up for free at thediscoverer.com. #thediscoverer
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Now Discovering La Paz, Bolivia. Though its name literally translates to “peace,” La Paz is one of the least peaceful cities in the world. It’s a sprawling urban jungle that presents a clash of sensory input that will shock your senses. Read more in this week's edition of The Discoverer. Sign up for free at thediscoverer.com. #thediscoverer
Now Discovering La Paz, Bolivia. In the hustle and bustle of the concrete circus that is La Paz, Jaén Street is a colorful oasis. This little bohemian corner is the perfect place to stop for a cup of coffee and strike up a conversation with local artists. Check your inbox to read Edition 16 of The Discoverer featuring this vibrant city! #thediscoverer
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