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    Travelers Are Sharing The "Touristy" Destinations In The US And Abroad That Were Actually So Worth Visiting, And I Want To See Them All

    Do you have one to add to the list?

    Traveling is tricky business. There are some tourist sites that are hyped up for a reason, and others that turn out to be seriously disappointing. So redditor u/OyeYouDer asked, "What famous tourist spot DOES live up to the hype?" Here are some of the responses — both international and right here in the US — plus a few of my own.

    1. Machu Picchu, Peru

    Macchu Pichu at sunset.

    2. Tsukiji Market, Tokyo

    3. The Vasa Museum, Stockholm

    The Vasa Museum exterior in Stockholm.

    4. Arthur's Seat, Edinburgh

    Arthur's Seat hike with an amazing view of Edinburgh.

    5. The Alhambra, Granada

    A courtyard framed with carvings in the Alhambra.

    6. Angkor Wat, Cambodia

    Sunset over Angor Wat.

    7. Glacier National Park, Montana

    A mountain surrounded by wildflowers in Glacier National Park.

    8. Sintra, Portugal

    The town of Sintra, Portugal.

    9. The Canadian Rocky Mountains, British Columbia

    Moraine Lake with Colorful Canoes Banff National Park Canada.

    10. Sagrada Familia, Barcelona

    The inside of Sagrada Familia, Barcelona.

    11. The Duomo, Florence

    The Duomo in Florence.

    12. The Sahara Desert, Morocco

    Sand dunes with camels in the Moroccan Sahara desert.

    13. Seljalandsfoss, Iceland

    Summer sunset at Seljalandsfoss.

    14. Wadi Rum, Jordan

    Wadi Rum, Jordan

    15. Milford Sound, New Zealand

    Mulford Sound in New Zealand.

    16. The Taj Mahal, Agra

    The Taj Mahal on a sunny day.

    17. Fushimi Inari, Kyoto

    Torii gates at Fushimi Inari Shrine, Kyoto

    18. Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro

    Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio.

    19. Mount Batur, Bali

    The sun rising over Mount Batur and the clouds.

    20. Mercat de la Boqueria, Barcelona

    21. Table Mountain, Cape Town

    Table Mountain Aerial Cableway in Cape Town

    22. The Colosseum, Rome

    The Colosseum in Rome.

    23. The National Mall/Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC

    The Capitol building in Washington DC.

    24. Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina

    Fall foliage along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

    25. Muir Woods National Monument, California

    Muir Woods forest in California.

    26. The Grand Canyon, Arizona

    Sunset over the Grand Canyon.

    27. The Na'Pali Coast, Kauai

    Aerial view of Na Pali Coast, Kauai.

    28. Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park, Michigan

    A view of Lake Michigan from Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park.

    29. The Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco

    Fog surrounding the Golden Gate Bridge.

    30. Yosemite National Park, California

    A beautiful view of Yosemite National Park.

    31. Top of the Rock, New York City

    A skyline of Midtown Manhattan and the Empire State Building

    32. Yellowstone National Park

    Grand Prismatic Geyser with American Bison in Yellowstone

    Have you visited a popular tourist destination or attraction that you thought was totally worth all the hype? Tell us in the comments!