The natural beauty that you expect from an island paradise can be found in Ko Samui, Thailand. It has powdery-white sand beaches, majestic blue green water, calm wind, lush hills and forests. Because of these outstanding qualities, Ko Samui has managed to share the same limelight with the more sophisticated and trendy Phuket.
The island, which is situated on the east coast of Thailandís lower southern gulf, was originally a hidden jewel of the backpacker community. However in recent years, it has undergone some development in hopes of making it a certified tourist destination that caters to families and luxury travelers.
Natal City of Brazil is fondly called the City of the Sun, and for good reasons. The city boasts a vibrant atmosphere, warm people and a picturesque coast. It is no wonder that this capital city of Rio Grande do Norte state is a premier tourist destination, especially for European travelers. Historically, the city was named after Christmas, because it was founded on December 25, 1599. It is regarded to be one of the safest cities in Brazil because it enjoys a higher quality of living, compared to other areas in the country.
Situated in the central part of the island nation of Taiwan, Mount Yushan is one of the highest mountains in East Asia, making it a great climbing destination in the region. Standing at about 3,952 meters, Mount Yushan has 11 steep peaks, and is known for its deep valleys, sunrises, sunsets and overall stunning landscape scenery.