Travel makes the heart richer and it is the reason why going down memory lane becomes so worthwhile. Every once in a while we come across places unheard of, unparalleled in beauty and the first question to come to our minds is “why haven’t I ever heard of it before?”. A famous saying claims that “beautiful objects never demand attention” and this is so true of these beautiful places that every true traveler must visit once in their lifetime.
Tunnel of Love
Situated in in Klevan, Ukraine this is an old train tunnel which is completely covered in greenery. The tunnel has been lovingly nicknamed the ‘tunnel of love’ as it is a popular place for couples to visit.
Hitachi Seaside Park
While the Japanese Cherry Blossoms are known the world over, Hitachi Seaside park is a hidden pearl in the Japanese land. Imagine 3.5 hectares of area covered in flowers of different colours all year round. Depending on the time of the year the park changes colour as it is covered in Daffodils and Tulips in spring, Nemophila and Rose in early summer and Kochia and cosmos in autumn.
Lavender Fields is a sight that just cannot be missed. Jean Giono once said: “Lavender is the soul of Provence”. This is one of the many beauties of France and the sheer color, texture, and the scent of a lavender fields encapsulate for many the essence of Provence.
Its name roughly means mountain and is one of the most heavenly places to visit. It consists of tall cliffs on all sides and there is a point where the boundaries of Brazil, Venezuela, and Guyana meet. It’s submerged in fog that gives it a distant out of the earth touch.
The Sagano Bamboo Forest
The Sagano Bamboo Forest is located in Japan and is one of the most breathtaking natural environment in the whole of Japan, not only because of its green beauty and also because the sound that the wind makes here as it blows through the thick bamboo grove.
“How can you know what you’re capable of if you don’t embrace the unknown?” ― Esmeralda Santiago. Travel is journey into self-discovery and those who miss out on the never chartered roads, miss more than they realize. So pack your bags and head to these unheard places!