In today’s busy life ,we are all chasing something, our dreams, our aspirations. We are all turning our lives into a hectic one, to achieve what we set out for. It is an amazing thing to do, to chase what you really want in life. But sometimes we just wish to kick back and relax and wish that our lives went more peacefully. We wish to find that peaceful and serene spot where we can find our zen, and be truly one with ourselves. I believe it is kind of not possible in today’s city life, but here are some selected spots from all over the world that can calm you from within.
Fairy Pools, Isle of Skye, Scotland
At the foot of the Black Cuillins are the Fairy Pools, beautiful crystal clear blue pools on the River Brittle. These famous pools drag visitors from all across the world, as they make some amazing wild swimming pools for those brave enough to enter the freezing cold water. For the less adventurous people ,these magical Fairy Pools act as fantastic selfie spots. Few can resist the charm of this scenic and serene place.
Glow worm cave, New Zealand
This is a place that seems to be straight out of the fairy tales. This place is so beautiful that it cannot be described. You will be amazed by the thousands of magical glowworms above, as you glide silently in a boat in the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves. It is an unforgettable experience, something that will leave you at awe. And the peaceful silence and the glowing starlight experience, will keep you enthralled throughout.
St. Lucia is the sort of island that lazy travelers dream about–a small, lush tropical gem that is still relatively unknown. Saint Lucia is the perfect destination for rejuvenation. A pristine, natural landscape of green palm-fringed beaches and miles of unspoiled rain forests, are sure to indulge the traveler in you. Natural waterfalls, breath-taking views, friendly locals and authentic culture impress the most traveled individuals for a holiday with lasting and peaceful memories.
Mamanuca Islands, Fiji
These islands are one of the best locations for a far-away holiday filled with peaceful and joy-filled times. It’s amazing scenic beauty complemented by a clear blue sea and green foliage, make it an interesting visit. It is truly a God’s gift to the world, with its quiet surroundings and scintillating beauty.
Since this place is filled with resorts, accommodation will never be a problem.
Shifen waterfall, Taiwan
It is not a very well-known place, but that does not reduce its breathtaking beauty. The view of a rainbow forming as the water splashes down the rocks is a magnificent sight. This cascading rainfall is one of the most peaceful spots one can find around the world. This hidden waterfall within a beautiful forested mountainside is a rare treat to watch and experience in our hectic life.
With its epic grandeur and amazing architecture, this is a dreamland. The entire city is built over the marshy lands of Venetian lagoon, so basically the only mode of travel are Gondolas- small boats!! You can just imagine yourself in that gondola, surfing smoothly through the Grand canal, marveling at the beautiful structures around you. It is a quiet place but a beautiful one at that!!
Cathedral Cove, New Zealand
The cathedral-like arch gives the whole area an air of dramatic flair. The beach is sandy with shady pohutukawa trees along the shoreline – a perfect place for a picnic and a swim. Cathedral Cove is arguably one of the most picturesque spots. A peaceful walk in this stunning beach will forever remain etched in your memories.
Ruby Falls, Chattanooga, Tennessee
Ruby Falls is the nation’s largest and deepest waterfall open to the public. Hundreds of gallons of water rush over by the minute and amaze visitors. It is America’s largest underground waterfall. From the moment you see it, I assure you it will be near impossible to tear your eyes away from this grand sight. The 145 feet waterfall and the splendid rock formations are sure to keep you busy staring.
Turquoise Sea, Cyprus
It is more or less like a gigantic flat blue sparkling crystal. Honestly describing the breathtaking beauty of this place is not possible. The sea is the major attraction, add to it the white sand beaches and the foliage, and boom you have the best picturesque and peaceful spot in the world. This is a place that will capture your heart and make sure that you leave it behind.
Fresh air, wind in your hair, tall mountains, sunny valleys, fascinating fog, beautiful lakes, grazing sheep and breathtaking views. These are some of the things you will experience while hiking in the Faroese mountains. Its calming presence mildly soothe your nerves as you take a casual stroll down the mountainsides. You don’t have to go far to experience magnificent and untouched nature. Look around you. Take a few steps. Take a deep breath and listen. It’s all right there!