20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures

Trips and travels for many of us are in the zone of dreams or… memories. Covid restrictions make travel impossible or difficult for many of us. But maybe there is nothing to regret. After all, we could have met what these people did. Which, of course, I don’t wish on anyone 🙂 .

#1 Somehow I Didn’t Get to Enjoy the Views in Norway

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#2 My Dream Trip to the Grand Canyon

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#3 My Mom Was in Paris for the First Time and Wanted to See Notre-Dame Cathedral, Among Other Things

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#4 I Got up at 2.30am to See the East from the Haleakala Volcano and Saw a View like This. Beautiful Right?

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#5 After a Long Hike to Havasupai Waterfall – Expectations vs Reality

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#6 I Got up in the Morning to See Taj Mahal in the Morning

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#7 I Thought I’d Finally Get to See Big Ben

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#8 I Rented a Car and Drove 2 Hours from Berlin to See the Rakotzbrücke. Unfortunately It Was under Renovation

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#9 Go See the Golden Gate Bridge, They Said. Go in the Morning, They Said.

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#10 I Finally Got to One of the Best Spots to Visit in Norway

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#11 I Paid Extra for a Room with a Mountain View, But a Snowplow Ruined Everything

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#12 The Day I Toured the Great Wall of China

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#13 We Went Out to See Whales. Most Of Us Remember So Much of It

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#14 I Was So Excited to See This Charming Street in Sardinia

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#15 I Finally Took a Trip to Paris with My Girlfriend. We Even Had a Room with a View of the Eiffel Tower

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#16 Proof That the Leaning Tower of Pisa Is Not Crooked

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#17 This Is a “Beautiful” View of Mount Fuji in Japan

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#18 Our First Ever Trip to New York City

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#19 The View from My Hotel Room on the 65th Floor – “Grand Times Square View”

20 Pieces of Evidence That Tourist Attractions Don’t Always Look like They Do in Pictures
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#20 Our Visit to the Eiffel Tower on Our Honeymoon

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But Sometimes Bad Luck Stacks Us Early in Our Trip:

What must have happened to that suitcase? Have you heard of similar stories 😉. I used to travel with a bag, but when I saw from the plane window what was happening to my bag in a rainy reload, I immediately bought a suitcase upon my return….

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The eternal problem of legroom on planes and coaches… This photo speaks for itself

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I know no one can guarantee us the weather on vacation trips, so heads up! It’s okay 🙂