Most Colorful Places in the World

Warning: You may feel an urge to reorganize your travel bucket list


Planet Earth is filled with incredible splendor and natural beauty. Thankfully, most of the stunningly colorful places are accessible by either foot, bus or  car.

Some are actually best seen from a plane. If you have a bad case of wanderlust, the only cure is to travel. Seeing the world’s most gorgeous sights can be an inspiring and deeply touching experience.[slideshow:89021]

Don’t just hear about these surreal places, travel there.

See for yourself why the Danxia landforms in the Zhangye Danxia National Geological Park are known as the eye candy of the region. Learn about the local history and culture. You may be surprised to find out that the Yuanyang Rice Terraces, which you’ll recognize as soon as you see in photos, are actually not frequented by tourists.

Find out why a river in Colombia can have five colors at the same time; be among the photographers trying to capture a “sea of yellow” of blooming rapeseed flowers; or explore the fascinating geology of a mountainous range in Argentina.

From towns with bright and vivid colors to intensely-hued natural wonders, the following list comprises fairytale-like places that are totally real and worth the trip.

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