Most Beautiful Tropical/Warm Places In The World – Forbes

Most Beautiful Tropical/Warm Places In The World – Forbes

Kauai, Hawaii (Credit: Trip Advisor)

Kauai, Hawaii (Credit: Trip Advisor)

Kauai, Hawaii owns the medal of the rainiest place on earth, allowing for a tropical paradise. Hike, swim, bike, and dive.

Bora Bora, French Polynesia (Credit: St. Regis Bora Bora)

Bora Bora, French Polynesia (Credit: St. Regis Bora Bora)

Bora Bora is an island that once was a volcano, which has subsequently subsided and formed a barrier reef. The reef ecosystem allows for pristine clear blue water and reefs limit waves, providing a protected sanctuary.

 

Rice terrace fields of Longsheng, China (Credit: Wikipedia)

Rice terrace fields of Longsheng, China (Credit: Wikipedia)

Longsheng is named after Longji, which translates to dragon’s backbone. The terrace resembles dragon scales as rice fields snake through the mountains.

 

Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe (Credit: springbokatlas.com)

Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe (Credit: springbokatlas.com)

Victoria Falls that border Zambia and Zimbabwe is the largest waterfall in the world by total area. The falls transport an astonishing 1,088 cubic meters per second of water down an ~350-foot cliff.

 

Amazon River, Brazil (Credit: Dailybackgrounds.com)

Amazon River, Brazil (Credit: Dailybackgrounds.com)

The Amazon River is the artery for the largest rainforest in the world. It is the largest river in the world by discharge and one of the largest by length. The surrounding rainforest represents over half of the world’s remaining rainforest.

 

Rainbow Mountains of Zhangye Danxia (Credit: Huffington Post

Rainbow Mountains of Zhangye Danxia, China (Credit: Huffington Post)

 The Rainbow Mountains of Zhangye Danxia, China show off weathering and erosion at its most beautiful. The dramatic colors throughout the mountain are a result of trace minerals associated within the sandstone, coloring the sand in reds, greens, and yellows.

Railay, Thailand (Credit: magic4walls.com)

Railay, Thailand (Credit: magic4walls.com)

Railay, Thailand is a magical place only accessible by boat on a small Thai peninsula . Spend your days rock climbing the limestone cliffs, exploring vast cave systems, or swimming to nearby islands.