8 Touristy Destinations Worth Visiting Despite the Crowds

Cape Town, South Africa

Mountains, beaches, vineyards; diverse attractions despite crowds.

Santorini, Greece

Extravagant island vacation with stunning ocean, mesmerizing architecture, and volcanic landscape; affordable local cuisine.

Blue Lagoon, Iceland

Geothermal spa in southwestern Iceland, draws 700k visitors annually; warm waters and beautiful scenery.

Hofbrauhaus, Munich

Historic beer hall lacking authenticity, caters to tourists; known for fun and dancing.

Venice, Italy

UNESCO endangered city, facing issues due to over-tourism; historical beauty, best seen at night.

Pike Place Market, Seattle

Oldest farmers' market on West Coast, touristy but frequented by locals; genuine, locally-made products.

Bruges, Belgium

Fairy tale city with water canals, known for crowds engaging with each other; charming ambiance.

Las Vegas, Nevada

Flashy city with artificial glam, rich history from the 50s and 60s; entertainment beyond the famous Strip.