Isla Mujeres is a gorgeous island off the coast of Mexico near Cancun. It's kind of a hidden gem that not many people know about and it's beach is supposedly among the most beautiful in the world. (The beaches in Cancun are beautiful!
Ghadames, Libya Photograph by George Steinmetz Tight clusters of traditional mud-brick-and-palm houses have stood for centuries in Ghadames, a pre-Roman oasis town in the Sahara. Rooftop walkways allowed women to move freely, concealed from men’s view.