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People Are Sharing The Underrated Vacations That Completely Surprised Them, And Now I Have Serious Wanderlust

"I hear so many people say to skip it, but I completely disagree. I spent four days there and still wish I had more time to explore."

Dreaming of travel at some point? Us too. Luckily, redditor u/NuclearWinterGames recently asked world travelers to share an underrated travel destination that they would highly recommend. Here are some of the responses to add to your travel bucket list.

1. Siena, Italy

A quiet plaza in Siena, Italy.

2. Senegal, West Africa

A pink lake with fishing boats in Senegal.

3. Southern Japan

A volcano in southern Japan.

4. Lima, Peru

Seaside hills in Lima.

5. Croatia

The walled city of Dubrovnik, Croatia.

6. Mount Olympus, Greece

A view of a town before Mount Olympus.

7. Segovia, Spain

An old castle in Segovia.

8. Lombok, Indonesia

An active volcano mountain on Lombok.

9. Tunisia

A city view in Tunisia.

10. Poland

Gdańsk Old Town in Poland.

11. San Sebastian, Spain

A view looking down at San Sebastian.

12. Armenia

A monastery on a cliff in Armenia.

13. US Virgin Islands

A beach view from Charlotte Amalie located on St. Thomas.

14. Nicaragua


15. Florianópolis, Brazil

Florianopolis, Brazil

16. Algeria

A road leading to the Sahara desert sand dunes.

17. Giethoorn, Netherlands

A canal in Giethoorn.

18. Puerto Rico

Old San Juan, Puerto Rico by the sea.

19. Oman

A beach surrounded by rocky cliffs in Oman.

20. Tasmania

Farmland and the sea in Tasmania.

21. Lucerne, Switzerland

A train passing Lake Lucerne.

22. The Atlantic Provinces, Canada

A lighthouse overlooking a bay in New Brunswick.

23. Western Sechuan, China

A temple overlooking a mountain in Western Sechuan, China.

24. New Mexico

A pink sunset in Taos, New Mexico.

25. Salvador de Bahia, Brazil

Colorful buildings in Salvador de Bahia.

Have you traveled somewhere that felt underrated and totally blew away your expectations? Tell us in the comments below!

Disclaimer: This article was written to provide future travel recommendations or suggestions. However, it’s important to keep in mind your own health, community health, and COVID-19 exposure risk.