The world is filled with so many wonderful destinations and beautiful places to visit that compiling a list of the best can be difficult.

9. Peru

Peru is a South American country known for its Amazon rainforest and Machu Picchu, an ancient Incan city high in the Andes mountains.

8. Italy

Italy, a European country with a long Mediterranean coastline, has had a profound influence on Western culture and cuisine. 

7. Kenya

Kenya is an East African country with a coastline on the Indian Ocean. It is made up of savannah, lakelands, the spectacular Great Rift Valley, and mountain highlands. 

6. New Zealand

New Zealand, Mori Aotearoa, is an island country in the South Pacific Ocean, in the far southwest of Polynesia.

5. Turkey

Turkey, officially the Republic of Turkey, is a transcontinental country located primarily in Western Asia on Anatolia, with a portion in Southeast Europe on the Balkans.

4. Cambodia

Cambodia is a Southeast Asian country with a diverse landscape that includes low-lying plains, the Mekong Delta, mountains, and the Gulf of Thailand coastline.

3. France

France is a country in Western Europe. Its capital, Paris, is famous for its fashion houses, classical art museums such as the Louvre, and monuments such as the Eiffel Tower.

2. Australia

Australia is the world's only country that spans an entire continent. It is one of the world's largest countries.

1. India

Tourists come to India primarily to experience Hindu rituals, to explore its beautiful nature, to visit its cultural heritage, and to enjoy Indian cuisine.

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