The parking lot for Santa Monica Pier appears empty in early morning, but not for long. Santa Monica’s residential population is approximately 93,000, increasing to an estimated 250,000 during the day with tourists, shoppers, and employees. Tourism attracts over 8 million visitors annually.
The Charminar’s long history includes the existence of a mosque on its top floor for more than 400 years. While both historically and religiously significant, it is also known for its popular and busy local markets surrounding the structure, and has become one of the most frequented tourist attractions in Hyderabad, India.
In addition to its substantial summer tourist trade, Exmouth serves as a regional center for leisure industries, particularly water sports such as sailing, kite sailing, paddleboarding, jet-skiing, and wind-surfing, and outdoor activities such as bird-watching, cycling and walking.
Tourists with colorful umbrellas and rain gear brighten the scene around Cotswold cottages in England
The changing of the guard adds ceremony and a tourist attraction at Buckingham Palace in London
Historical buildings are well-preserved in Panama City and are major tourist attractions.
Thekkady in Kerala State, India ‘s largest wildlife sanctuary is a dream destination for any tourist visiting India . The 120 years old ‘Surki’ dam built across Peryiar is a major tourist attraction. This sanctuary is spread over an area of 777 square kilometers, surrounded by an artificial lake and a tiger reserve. Thekkady with its bountiful treasures of tropical flora and fauna is the ultimate reservoir of many an endangered species and a rich tribal culture.
Thekkady is considered as a heaven for natural spices such as black pepper,cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, nutmace, ginger, and clove.