Travelology Highlights Mundial

Archives of Knowledge

  • Louvre Museum, Paris
  • Galeria Uffizi, Florence
  • Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
  • Prado Museum, Madrid
  • Vatican Library, Roma
  • British Museum, London
  • Oxford or Cambridge Universities, England
  • Smithsonian Museums, Washington, DC
  • US Library of Congress, Washington, DC
  • Metropolitan Museum, New York
  • Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt
  • Anthropology Museum, Mexico City
  • Gold Museum, Lima or Bogota
  • Royal Botanic Garden in Kew, London
  • Kandy Botanical Garden, Sri Lanka
  • San Diego Zoo, USA
  • Frankfurt Zoo, Germany
  • Osaka Aquarium, Japan
  • Marine Aquarium of Miami, USA
  • Biennial of Venice or São Paulo

Crisis

  • Passport stolen
  • Politic turmoil during a trip
  • Emergency inside a plane
  • Earthquake during a trip
  • Fire during a trip
  • Hurricane, typhoon or tornado during a trip

Cultural Encounters With Native People

  • Central Africa (Pigmy, etc.)
  • Eastern Africa (Masai, etc.)
  • Northern Africa (Berber, Tuareg, etc.)
  • Australia Aborigines
  • Northern Latitudes (Sami, Inuit, etc)
  • Meso-America (Maya, Huichol, etc.)
  • Andean Mountains (Quechua, Aymara, etc.)
  • Amazon Basin (Kayapo, Yanomami, etc.)
  • Southeast Asia (Hill Tribes, etc.)
  • Southern Africa (Bushman, Zulu, etc.)
  • Pacific Tribes (Polynesia, New Guinea, Borneo, etc.)

Personal Experiences

  • Climb on a camel or elephant (minimum 30 minutes)
  • Travel on bicycle or horse (minimum 3 days)
  • Travel by canoe or sailing boat (minimum 3 days)
  • Dive on a coral reef
  • Fly on ultra-light or balloon
  • Jump with a parachute
  • Climb an active volcano
  • Swim with a marine mammal
  • Do a high-altitude trail (more than 10,000 ft, minimum 3 h)
  • Observe the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights)
  • Observe the Midnight Sun
  • Cross the Panama Canal
  • Visit the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa
  • Cross the English Channel (tunnel or by sea)
  • Route of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Visit the Ice Hotel, Jukkasjarvi, Sweden
  • Visit the Ghats of Ganges River in Varanasi, India
  • Navigate in the Mekong River, Southeast Asia
  • Visit Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe and Zambia
  • Visit Iguaçu Falls, Argentina and Brazil

Festivals and Events

  • Chinese New Year, Asia
  • Diwali Festival, India
  • Cremation Ceremony, Bali, Indonesia
  • Cherry Blossom Festival (Hanami), Japan
  • Salzburg Festival, Austria
  • Oktoberfest, Germany
  • Carnival of Venice, Italy
  • Naadam na Mongólia, Buzkachi no Afeganistão ou na Ásia Central
  • Bull fight, Spain and Latin America
  • Berber wedding, North Africa
  • Epiphany in Lalibela (Timkat), Ethiopia
  • Carnival in Rio or Salvador, Brazil
  • Carnival in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Mardi Gras in New Orleans, USA
  • Inti Raymi, Cusco, Peru
  • Day of the Dead, Guatemala or Mexico
  • Torajan Funerary Ceremony, Sulawesi
  • Land diving ceremony, Vanuatu
  • Sing-Sing Mt. Hagen Highland Show, Papua New Guinea
  • Disney World, CA or FL, USA
  • The Strip, Las Vegas Boulevard, USA
  • Olympic Games, live
  • World Soccer Cup (football) game, live
  • Tango in Buenos Aires

Geography

  • Sahara Desert, North Africa (largest desert)
  • Caspian Sea, Asia (largest lake)
  • Everest Mountain, Nepal (highest mountain)
  • Angel's Falls, Venezuela (largest waterfall)
  • Niagara Falls, USA (largest water volume)
  • Nile River, Ethiopia to Egypt (longest river)
  • Great Barrier Reef, Australia (largest coral reef)
  • Grand Canyon, USA (largest canyon)
  • Amazon Forest, South America (greatest tropical rainforest)
  • Titicaca Lake, Bolivia and Peru (largest high altitude lake)
  • Dead Sea, Israel and Jordan (lowest point on the Earth)

Latitude and Longitude

  • Artic Circle
  • Antarctic Circle
  • Equator Line (no airline, only land or sea)
  • Around the World

Monuments and Treasures

  • Acropolis, Greece
  • Angkor Wat, Cambodia
  • Borobudur, Indonesia
  • Sistine Chapel, Italy
  • Edinburgh Castle, Scotland
  • Versailles Castle, France
  • Castle of Sintra, Portugal
  • Castles of Bavaria, Germany
  • Castles of Prague, Czech Republic
  • Toledo Cathedral, Spain
  • Petra, Jordan
  • Forbidden City, Beijing, China
  • Colonial Cities of Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Imperial Cities of Morocco
  • Coliseum of Rome, Italy
  • Red Light District, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Duomo of Florence, Italy
  • Great Wall, China
  • Great Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe
  • Terracota Warriors of Xi'an, China
  • Rapa Nui (Easter Island), Chile
  • Jerusalem, Middle East
  • Machu Picchu, Peru
  • Istanbul Mosques, Turkey
  • Mosques of Samarqand and Bukhara, Uzbekistan
  • Mount Saint Michel, France
  • Ghiza Pyramids, Egypt
  • Sacred Family, Barcelona, Spain
  • Stonehenge, England
  • Taj Mahal, India
  • Teotihuacan, Mexico
  • Tikal, Guatemala
  • Tiwanaku, Bolivia
  • Uluru (Ayers Rock), Australia

Wildlife and Nature

  • Macaws eating clay in a collpa, Peru or Bolivia
  • Elks and buffalos at Yellowstone National Park, USA
  • Whales in any ocean
  • Kangaroo and Koalas, Australia
  • Cruise in Galapagos, Ecuador
  • Coral reefs in the Red Sea
  • Komodo Dragon, Indonesia
  • Elephants in the Okavango Delta, Botswana
  • Namaqualand Desert in flower, South Africa
  • Mountain or lowland Gorillas, Africa
  • Lemurs Indri singing, Madagascar
  • Monarch butterflies migration, Mexico
  • Migration of big mammals, Africa
  • Penguins, Southern latitudes
  • Rafflesia, largest flower in the world, Malaysia or Indonesia
  • Photo Safari, Africa
  • Marine turtles laying eggs, any ocean beach
  • Asian Tiger
  • Polar or Grizzly Bear, Canada or USA
  • Wildlife at Mount Kilimanjaro, Kenya or Tanzania