10 Top Destinations for Retirees Who Love Natural Wonders

Redwood Forest, California

The trees in the Redwood Forest aren’t like any trees you’ve seen before.

Victoria Falls, Zambia and Zimbabwe

On the border between these two African nations is the world’s largest waterfall, stretching more than 5,000 feet.

The northern lights in Norway

The northern lights, which are also called the aurora borealis, are made when sun particles hit the earth's atmosphere and turn into dancing lights in the sky.

The Grand Canyon, Arizona

Grand Canyon National Park is located in northern Arizona along the Colorado River, whose waters carved out the rock to form the gorge we know today.

Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest point in Africa and the largest free-standing (not part of a mountain range) mountain in the world.

Great Barrier Reef, Australia

Visitors can’t help but be in awe of the world’s largest coral reef system.

Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia

While most glaciers are shrinking due to global warming, Patagonia's Perito Moreno Glacier is unique because it continues to grow.

Grand Prismatic Spring, Wyoming

This vibrant, multi-colored spring is a highlight for anyone who makes a trip to Yellowstone National Park.

Sahara Desert, North Africa

The Sahara is the largest desert on Earth, covering an area roughly the same size as the entire United States.

Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

The remnant of evaporated prehistoric lakes, Salar de Uyuni is an impressive natural wonder.

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