GRACE BAY Turks & Caicos Grace Bay is "the best beach I have ever seen," according to one of our readers. The beach boasts "powdery soft and gorgeous sand" and "the most beautiful aqua water," perfect for swimming and snorkeling.
Photo by Carlton Ward Jr // The Marquesas are situated 30 miles west of Key West between the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico and Florida Bay. A circular rim of mangrove islands four miles in diameter surrounds vast grass and sand flats.
~The Minaret of Jam is a UNESCO WHS in western Afghanistan. It is located in the Shahrak District, Ghor Province, by the Hari River. The high minaret, surrounded by mountains that reach up to was built in the entirely of baked-bricks~