Best National Geographic Travel Destinations In The World [SLIDESHOW]

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Tourism has become a major global market, and for some countries, is a critical aspect for development. The World Bank reports that the number of arrivals for international tourism has increased exponentially from just over 0.5 billion arrivals in 1995 to 1.2 billion arrivals in 2016.

If you’re among this traveling crowd and looking for your next adventure, this slideshow is for you.

National Geographic’s travel site features travel tips and destinations that are a must-try for those with the wanderlust bug. Interested in learning how to take better photos in museums? They’ve got you covered. Want to find the best BBQ in the United States or the coolest tree houses you can actually sleep in? Also covered.

Their travel Instagram features some of the most gorgeous landscapes this planet has to offer. From photos of Lake Pukaki in South Island of New Zealand to Downtown Dubai, after checking out these adventure destinations, you’ll be itching to buy plane tickets to get there.