A collage of pictures including the northern lights, a hot air balloon festival, some over-water bungalows, and the ruins of an old village in a mountainside

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Best for a Bucket List

In the Instagram era, the idea of a travel bucket list has become ubiquitous. But what about the places where you can come away with more than just pretty pictures? These hotels, landmarks, museums, and other attractions have all made the cut thanks to something extra special, whether it be an unrivaled collection of art, a signature dish, or astounding views that you just can't experience on the 'gram.

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