My Top 5 Travel Destinations

Every person has the desire to travel outside the country he lives. As a young dreamer who hopes to travel and visit the world's renowned and famous attractions, even though it seems soooo impossible for me to achieve that for now (but i do hope i could), have prepared this early my travel destinations for the near/far future...:)

I am not a travel enthusiast, yet i love to discover and visit new places. I am not a professional photographer, yet i love to take pictures of everything my eyes could appreciate. I do not know how to swim, yet i still enjoy swimming even on the shallowest part of the sea. I easily get tired, yet i like to wander the streets where i can see beautiful places while passing by. And i do hope someday, i could visit the world, not just the countries on my top 5 list.

So, here is my Top 5 Travel Destination list. Let's start from the bottom.

5. London

Aside from the beautiful and magnificent views that can be found in London, i am more enticed by its royalty atmosphere and disposition. The castles and mansions, just like those i have seen on TV. It would be so awesome if i get to see one in real.

London eye at night
London eye at night
Palace of Westminster
Palace of Westminster

4. Hongkong

Hongkong is a popular tourist destination in Asia, perfect for family outing and bonding with your children. Famous stop over at Hongkong Disneyland. Shout to your hearts content with its splendid and thrilling rides and fill your day with fun and play. Bring yourself into the world of disney and fantasy.!

Hongkong Disneyland
Hongkong Disneyland
Hongkong Ocean Park
Hongkong Ocean Park

3. Spain

Its alluring and classical structures of buildings, houses and other facilities are very impressive and wonderful. I'd caught a glimpse of Spain, especially Madrid in a Taiwanese movie, Meteor Garden Season 2, and since that day forward, i have included it on my list. Besides it place and attractions, I am also drawn by its language, Spanish... hehehe... Hola!

Royal Palace, Madrid
Royal Palace, Madrid | Source
Lamanche, Spain
Lamanche, Spain | Source
Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia
Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia

2. France

J'aime la France! I really wanna visit this country, The City of Love! But of course, when that day comes, i won't go by myself...lol.. Since i saw Paris' picture, i can't take my eyes of it. France is very very beautiful... It is called "The City of Love" and Paris is also known as "The City of Lights", well correct me if I'm wrong. I'd just read it somewhere over the net. Like what others say, love is on the air. A Perfect place for those who are in love, and even not but only just inspired...hehehe

The Eiffel Tower. The best-known landmark of France
The Eiffel Tower. The best-known landmark of France
The Chateau de Versailles
The Chateau de Versailles
Notre Dame, Paris
Notre Dame, Paris | Source
Opera House
Opera House | Source

1. Philippines

No bias around, but Philippines has a way lot more to offer when it comes to natural resources, up from its islands and mountains down to its fine white sand beaches and marine lives. Of course, before i go around outside the country, I wanna visit first my own and explore its famous places and getaways. Philippines may not have many structural attractions, but it is abundant with beautiful natural resources.

Boracay Beach
Boracay Beach | Source
Banaue Rice Terraces
Banaue Rice Terraces | Source
Chocolate Hills, Bohol
Chocolate Hills, Bohol
Vanishing Island, Mati City
Vanishing Island, Mati City | Source
Pearl Farm Beach Resort, Samal Island
Pearl Farm Beach Resort, Samal Island | Source
Puerto Princesa Underground River
Puerto Princesa Underground River | Source

So, i finally mentioned my top 5 travel destination list. You may want to share your insights and opinions and maybe you could also share your own list of travel destination. That would be fun and we could know what places we have in common....


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Reena J 5 years ago

hey friend your choices are good and i might go like swiz, France, Australia, USA and London..Good hub, interesting to see the mind blowing pics...


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lzlpio90 5 years ago Author

Hi Reena J!

Thanks for commenting! it's good to know we have common place we like.. hehehe...


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nickupton 5 years ago from Bangkok

London and Paris are great. Philippines looks nice - I have never visited. Try Thailand. It's full of interesting places and cheap too!


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lzlpio90 5 years ago Author

thanks for dropping by in my hub nickupton!

yeah, thailand is definitely a beautiful place.. As a travel agent here in phil, a lot of people are visiting thailand, bangkok especially... i have a friend in bangkok too...


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DREAM ON 5 years ago

I love your pics and your pictures they make vacationing everywhere so convincing.I had a list of places to go but after seeing yours I forgot all mine.I am on vacation right now and I am staying home this time.But I can always close my eyes and dream.


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lzlpio90 5 years ago Author

hahaha, i laugh when you said you forgot your own list of places. funny :D! Where did you go for vacation then?

Yeah, it's free to dream and i bet no one will put me into jail by posting my own travel destination, right? hahaha,,so let's keep on dreaming and hopefully, these dreams can be reality someday...

thanks


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DREAM ON 5 years ago

I have been to (Las Vegas) in Nevada and (Disney World)in Florida.Both very nice but there is nothing like coming home.It is so nice to see the world thru someone elses eyes.


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lzlpio90 5 years ago Author

yeah! you're definitely right! There's no such place as "HOME"...


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Alex Simring 5 years ago from Australia

Philippines looks absolutely amazing, spectacular pictures.


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lzlpio90 5 years ago Author

Thanks, yeah! I am glad you visioned Philippines an amazing place... Thanks for following and visiting my hub...


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Wesman Todd Shaw 5 years ago from Kaufman, Texas

Lot's of beautiful pictures! I think you should add lots of California to your list - I don't live there, but every time I've been, the place is like a wonderland!


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lzlpio90 5 years ago Author

Hi Wesman Todd! thanks for the comment! yeah, California is one of my travel destination. I think i should not put top 5, it should be top 10.. hehehe..


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Denise Handlon 5 years ago from North Carolina

Hi Izlipio90-very beautiful photos and awesome choices. I love to travel and miss it. Now, I travel in the states and usually just back and forth to Michigan to see family.

I have been to France, Switzerland, and Italy; I have also been to Mexico and Jamaica. I would LOVE to visit Spain and your outstanding photos of the countryside in the Phillipines makes me want to visit it as well.

Isn't it awful what is happening in London right now with all of the burning and rioting?


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danielleantosz 5 years ago from Florida

London is awesome, and I also want to visit France. Consider Italy, I visited Rome and it was amazing. Good luck, I hope you make it to all of these places!


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lzlpio90 5 years ago Author

thanks daniellaantosz for your encouraging comments! yeah, really hope to visit these countries someday! Wow, it's great for you. You have been to many places.


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lzlpio90 5 years ago Author

@Denise Handlon: yeah, i have read about the news. Hope they could settle this issue the soonest. It will be a waste if they stained the beautiful image of london with these chaos...


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kerlynb 5 years ago from Philippines, Southeast Asia, Earth ^_^

"No bias around, but Philippines has a way lot more to offer when it comes to natural resources, up from its islands and mountains down to its fine white sand beaches and marine lives." Oh you sure love our country and I do too! :-) Perhaps you can add to your list the Tubbataha Reef and the UNESCO world cultural sites in our country. Hope you make it to all these wonderful places lzlpio90.


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lzlpio90 5 years ago Author

@kerlynb: thanks for dropping by and leaving this encouraging comment! yeah, i love philippines!and i am proud being a Filipino...:D


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Thelma Alberts 5 years ago from Germany

Hi Izlpio! Welcome to hubpages. I love to explore the Philippines and the pictures of our country invites me, too. Visit Europe, it is a beautiful continent. When you visit London and Paris, Why not take a European tour so you can see Rome as well. Thanks for sharing.


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James A Watkins 5 years ago from Chicago

Thank you for publishing such exquisite photographs. I have not been to Hong Kong or the Philippines, but I have been to London, France and Spain. I hope you get to see these marvelous places too. Welcome to the HubPages Community!


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Claudia Tello 4 years ago from Mexico

I would love to go to the Philippines; Asia tends to interest me more now that I have already travelled to many places in Europe. I have seen many pictures of Philippines' beautiful sea side places that leave me speechless and wanting to visit.


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lzlpio90 4 years ago Author

Thanks Claudia for your wonderful comment!

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