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Trip Advisor's Top 25 Landmarks around the World for 2016
TripAdvisor recently released its Travellers' Choice Award for the Top 25 Landmarks around the World. The travel website applied an algorithm to millions of user reviews over a 12-month period to determine the winners. Machu Picchu tops the list this year (bumping 2015’s leader, Angkor Wat, to third); the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool is North America’s only top 10 entry (the Golden Gate Bridge, number 10 last year, is now number 11). For the full list: tripadvisor.ca/travelerschoice-landmarks.
1. Machu Picchu, Peru (2)
2. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi, UAE (4)
3. Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia (1)
4. St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City, Italy (6)
5. Taj Mahal, Agra, India (3)
6. Mosque-Cathedral of Cordoba, Spain (New)
7. Church of the Savior on Blood, St. Petersburg, Russia (New)
8. The Alhambra, Granada, Spain (New)
9. Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, Washington, US (New)
10. Duomo, Milan, Italy (7)
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