In the summer of 2016, the National Geographic Magazine published a special edition about “Hundred Places that Will Change Your Lfe.” It describes one hundred fabulous places in fifty-five different countries.
As an inveterate traveler, I had to look into this. For one thing, after seventy years of worldwide travel, - how many of these spots have I had seen? Regretfully, I have only been in 32 of the sites listed by the National Geographic, and only in 19 of these 55 countries - just about one third. Oh well, I’ll check out the remainder in my next life.
The National Geographic divides its list into four categories, each containing 25 places: (1) Mind, (2) Body, (3) Spirit and (4)Soul: