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Vacation Expectations Vs Reality

Published 2 years ago

Do you often find yourself day-dreaming about that long overdue vacation? So do we… But sometimes when you’re actually on them, they suddenly seem quite a bit less dreamy.

That’s what these unlucky tourists have figured out the hard way. From the Great Wall Of China to the romantic Venice Canals in Italy, prepare to manage your expectations and be brought down to reality… Ready? Then jump into the gallery!

(h/t: boredpanda)

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Visiting The Great Wall Of China

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Image source: Zhu Difeng

Taking Photos With Leaning Tower Of Pisa In Italy

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Image source: Martin Parr

Sunbathing In The Famous Beach Of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

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Image source: miguelangelpulidoj

Walking Around Santorini Island, Greece

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Image source: paowmagazine

Taking A Peaceful Gondola Ride In Venice, Italy

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Image source: Lumi Toma

Having A Picnic Near The Eiffel Tower In Paris, France

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Image source: LRD

Relaxing On The Gorgeous Beaches Of Maldives

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Image source: Alexander Brown

Admiring Mona Lisa In Louvre Museum, Paris, France

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Image source: sergeymk

Visiting Pyramids Of Giza In Cairo, Egypt

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Image source: Edward Ewert

Checking Out The Breathtaking Glory Of The Taj Mahal, India

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Image source: Marvin Bartels

Watching The Stonehenge During Sunset, United Kingdom

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Image source: Crisher Entertainment

Enjoying Your Private Moments On The Beaches Of Thailand

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Image source: Gunter Flegar

Climbing Mount Everest, Nepal

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Image source: Barry Bishop

Enjoying St. Peter’s Square Before Entering The Beautiful Basilica In Vatican City

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Image source: Erik Gamache

Admiring The Trevi Fountain In Rome, Italy

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Image source: Rilind H

Hanging Out At The Spanish Steps In Italy With Your Sweetheart

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Image source: PeterJot

Visiting The Acropolis Of Athens, Greece

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Image source: imgur.com

Tasting Thailand’s Exotic Food In Bangkok, Thailand

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Image source: HellonEarth2006

Walking In Sheep Meadow, In New York’s Central Park, United States

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Image source: Ekabhishek

Admiring Little Mermaid In Copenhagen, Denmark

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Image source: wallpaperswiki.com

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