A thousand reasons why travel is one of the greatest experiences in life

By VnExpress, Reuters   August 4, 2017 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

We pray, we kiss, we indulge. We do everything to have a piece of this wonderful world.

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A tourist from Hanoi, wearing the traditional "ao dai" dress and conical hat, poses for a photo in front of the ancient citadel in Hue. Photo by Reuters/Kham

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Ba Na Hills Cable Car in Da Nang. Photo by Reuters/Kham

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People ride their bicycles in a street of Ars en Re, on the Re Island, southwestern France. Photo by Reuters/Regis Duvignau

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Tourists walk down a narrow street in the medieval former capital Mdina, Malta. Photo by Reuters/Darrin Zammit Lupi

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A street artist performs in downtown Rome, Italy. Photo by Reuters/Max Rossi

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Tourists sit in a coffee shop in downtown Rome, Italy, August 2, 2017. Photo by Reuters/Max Rossi

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A street painter makes a portrait of a tourist in downtown. Photo by Reuters/Max Rossi

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A tourist takes a selfie near the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Photo by Reuters/Philippe Wojazer

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People carry umbrellas during a rainy evening in an alley near Houhai Lake, one of the major tourist spots in Beijing, China. Photo by Reuters/Thomas Peter

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Tourists take pictures of the Hollywood sign from a shopping complex along Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California. Photo by Reuters/Mike Blake

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Tourists are propositioned for pictures by people dressed as characters from movies as they walk past the stars along Hollywood Boulevard. Photo by Reuters/Mike Blake

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A woman takes a picture from a lookout above Lake Lungenersee in Switzerland. Photo by Reuters/Arnd Wiegmann

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People enjoy a swim at the beach of Varkiza near Athens, Greece. Photo by Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis

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Souvenirs vendors try to sell items to tourists on the beach in Sousse, Tunisia. Photo by Reuters/Zoubeir Souissi

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Visitors pray at the Ottoman-era Sultanahmet Mosque, also known as the Blue Mosque, in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo by Reuters/Murad Sezer

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Gondoliers row as tourists enjoy a ride along a canal near St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy. Photo by Reuters/Stefano Rellandini

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Tourists look to buy traditional handicrafts at a souvenir shop in Islamabad, Pakistan. Photo by Reuters/Faisal Mahmood

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A couple kissing on a sightseeing point overlooking Paris, next to the Sacre Coeur (Sacred Heart) Basilica. Photo by Reuters/Christian Hartmann

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Visitors stroll at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. Photo by Reuters/Issei Kato

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A man splashes paint on the dome of Boudhanath Stupa, a UNESCO world heritage site famous among tourists, in Kathmandu, Nepal. Photo by Reuters/Navesh Chitrakar

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A tourist looks at butterflies at a butterfly garden in San Jose, Costa Rica. Photo by Reuters/Juan Carlos Ulate

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Tourists walk near St. Mark's Square in Venice. Photo by Reuters/Stefano Rellandini

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A tourist leaps in the air with a backdrop of the skyline of Barcelona, Spain. Photo by Reuters/Albert Gea

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Tourists walk near food stalls at Ximending shopping district in Taipei, Taiwan August 3, 2017. Photo by Reuters/Tyrone Siu

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People queue at a public drinking fountain in the center of Vienna, Austria. Photo by Reuters/Heinz-Peter Bader