Adventure travel is always something that we all love doing. It gets no better than to going on a December adventure tour and get to discover some of the world’s awe but inspiring places. These vacation spots will take you aback with their inspiring looks and show you that reality does exist. Some of the locations can drive you to tears while others will get your heart pumping. Fancy an adventure discovery trip, this piece will take you through some of the most awe-inspiring place you can visit this December that will make your hair stand on end anyway.
Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
From the ancient days, Egypt has been identified to host some of the best historical sites in the world. The country is rich in history which dates backs to the biblical time. The Pyramids of Giza is both a World Heritage site and a tourist cliché. Every year, tourists from all over the world visit the country to have a look at the one of the sole survivors of the Seven Wonders of the World. The pyramid has been in existence for over 4000 years. Besides the history, the pyramids boast of their extraordinary shape, geometry and their so called alien nature.
Terracotta Warriors of Xi’an, China
China is known for a bunch of weird stuff and Terracotta Warriors of Xi’an is certainly one of the oddest places to visit. The subterranean life-size army boast of thousands of terracotta warriors has remained guard throughout the soul of China’s first emperor in the last two millennia. A visit to the aircraft hangar- sized Pit 1 will reveal to you the 6000 warriors and horses. The most interesting thing about these horses and warriors is that they are all facing east and are ready set for battle.
Everything about Petra starts building up as you walk the Siq, the long and dramatic chasm linking the ancient city to the outside world. Also known as the Rose-red City, get an introduction to the sites which normally come with a glimpse of treasury. The view is exemplified throughout the day as the sun moves over the sites. The colours glow from the faces of the great temple and tombs which are mostly carved out of rose coloured rock to give the Rose-red City and exquisite inspiring look.
Lake Retba, Senegal
Also known as Lac Rosa, the lake is located in north of Cap Vert peninsula in Senegal and attracts thousands tourists both local and international. The demand to visit the lake especially during December is high. It is therefore important to book hotel rooms online early enough if you truly want to make the most out of the experience.
The lake waters look like strawberry milk shake something which can be attributed Dunaliellasalina algae. During the dry season, the pink color is clearly visible. The fact that the lake has high salt contents allows people to stay above water in the same fashion as the Dead Sea.