10 countries that aren’t popular (but should be)

Around the world, there are many countries that one might not consider for a vacation, but that could mean they are simply underrated – not unpopular.

People like to travel to places they have heard so much about. It is easier to identify with a place that people like to talk about, that is often photographed and that others have also visited, than to go to a place that few people talk about. However, some places don’t get the kind of credit they deserve, so travelers don’t know much about them.

Over time, people have discovered many hidden places which are quite amazing for travelers. Plus, when traveling the world, travelers find themselves in places they never thought could be great. The pleasure of traveling is to discover and the places below offer opportunities for this!

8 Nepal

Nepal is not a very popular country when it comes to travelling. Very few people talk about Nepal or want to visit the country. This is mainly due to a few events in the country in 2015, where an earthquake killed up to 8,000 people. However, all is not lost.

Currently, Nepal is a peaceful and growing economy. As a result, the company has provided a room for tourists. There are good places to visit like trekking in Himalayas, seeing Kathmandu, cultural centers and many other attractions.

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7 Iran

Iran is another unpopular place that should be popular. Although Iran’s history has not been impressive in recent years, things have changed and the country is good for tourists. There are many UNESCO heritage sites in the country which will attract many tourists. Some of them are the ruins of Persepolis.

Iran is also filled with great Arabic architecture that is worth seeing. The county has a unique cultural and gastronomic environment that will provide the tourist with an unforgettable experience. It is unique and worth a visit for people looking for a new adventure.


6 Nicaragua

It’s not as popular as it should be. Nicaragua is a country in the Caribbean and Pacific region. It is a country with two coasts offering the best beaches for tourists. The government has worked hard to improve the country’s infrastructure and create a peaceful environment for tourists.

The attractive things to find in Nicaragua are several great beaches, visiting the Indio Maiz Biological Reserve, amazing cuisine, adventure in its beautiful natural environment, the culture of the people and much more. The cost of living is also low which makes visiting the place affordable.

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5 Armenia

Armenia was not popular especially in the 90s due to the conflicts there. However, over the decades things have changed considerably. Currently, the country boasts of a good environment offering great canyons and mountains for tourists to visit. It is a country with a great Christian history for people interested in religious history.

The country has many historical sites and monuments. Be sure to visit Old Khnzoresk which is a cave village. Another area is the 19th century stone monastery of Tatev.


4 Albania

Albania is a country to consider visiting for its many attractions that many people don’t know about. In Albania, it will be interesting to visit the Ottoman cities which are UNESCO sites. Another area of ​​interest is the Albanian Riviera.

Albania also has beautiful coastal beaches that will interest a tourist. It has several historical sites such as the Greek villages of Vuno, Himare and Dhermi. It is a country full of landscapes and villages to visit. Therefore, going on an adventure all over the country is the best treat when visiting Albania.

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3 Georgia

Georgia is currently one of the great hidden places to visit and witness a transformation from past to present. When visiting Georgia, one will witness many historical relics from the past such as Tbilisi, and learn about 19th century paintings. There are many complexes of old towns and villages.

Moreover, a tourist will witness the unique culture of the region and enjoy excellent cuisine. For those who love wines, there are many vineyards to visit especially in the Kakheti region.


2 Tunisia

Tunisia is a country in Africa. One of the things that will welcome a visitor is the ruins of the imperial cities that were built by the Romans during colonization. Another attraction in Tunisia is regions like Kairouan which are Islamic pilgrimage sites. The country is full of great historical and cultural attractions. Tunisia offers great adventure, culture and extraordinary cuisine.




1 East Timor

Timor-Leste is another not very popular place to visit to experience unique life and attractions. A tourist should start by visiting Cape Fatucama Island which is beautiful with white sandy beaches.

This place has an incredible landscape with unique mountains and valleys creating an ideal environment for adventure and hiking. For someone looking for a unique lifestyle, this is the place to visit.

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