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Travel Expectations Vs Reality

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics)
These days most people don’t wear rose-colored glasses, they opt for an Instagram filter instead. Which is why traveling has become so disappointing—where are those idyllic beaches that you saw online? It was better when we could only read about those exotic places and imagine them; now, ruined by Instagram, your expectations will never match up to reality.

So come, join us—pull back the veil and see the Truth for yourself. Bored Panda has collected this list of Travel Expectation VS Reality. Which false advertising photo has the best let-down photo? Vote, and make your voice heard! Or, you can check out these Famous Landmarks Zoomed Out To Show Their Surroundings.

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Visiting The Great Wall Of China

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting The Great Wall Of China
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting The Great Wall Of China
Zhu Difeng

Taking Photos With Leaning Tower Of Pisa In Italy

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Taking Photos With Leaning Tower Of Pisa In Italy
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Taking Photos With Leaning Tower Of Pisa In Italy
Martin Parr

Admiring Mona Lisa In Louvre Museum, Paris, France

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring Mona Lisa In Louvre Museum, Paris, France
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring Mona Lisa In Louvre Museum, Paris, France
sergeymk

Having A Picnic Near The Eiffel Tower In Paris, France

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Having A Picnic Near The Eiffel Tower In Paris, France
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Having A Picnic Near The Eiffel Tower In Paris, France
LRD

Learning A New Hobby On A Ski Trip

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Learning A New Hobby On A Ski Trip
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Learning A New Hobby On A Ski Trip
More Kids Than Suitcases

Sunbathing In The Famous Beach Of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Sunbathing In The Famous Beach Of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Sunbathing In The Famous Beach Of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
miguelangelpulidoj

Taking A Peaceful Gondola Ride In Venice, Italy

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Taking A Peaceful Gondola Ride In Venice, Italy
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Taking A Peaceful Gondola Ride In Venice, Italy
Lumi Toma

Relaxing On The Gorgeous Beaches Of Maldives

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Relaxing On The Gorgeous Beaches Of Maldives
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Relaxing On The Gorgeous Beaches Of Maldives
Alexander Brown

Walking Around Santorini Island, Greece

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Walking Around Santorini Island, Greece
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Walking Around Santorini Island, Greece
paowmagazine

Checking Out The Breathtaking Glory Of The Taj Mahal, India

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Checking Out The Breathtaking Glory Of The Taj Mahal, India
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Checking Out The Breathtaking Glory Of The Taj Mahal, India
Marvin Bartels

Enjoying Your Private Moments On The Beaches Of Thailand

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Enjoying Your Private Moments On The Beaches Of Thailand
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Enjoying Your Private Moments On The Beaches Of Thailand
Gunter Flegar

Admiring The Trevi Fountain In Rome, Italy

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring The Trevi Fountain In Rome, Italy
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring The Trevi Fountain In Rome, Italy
Rilind H

Watching The Stonehenge During Sunset, United Kingdom

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Watching The Stonehenge During Sunset, United Kingdom
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Watching The Stonehenge During Sunset, United Kingdom
Crisher Entertainment

Visiting Pyramids Of Giza In Cairo, Egypt

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting Pyramids Of Giza In Cairo, Egypt
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting Pyramids Of Giza In Cairo, Egypt
Edward Ewert

Climbing Mount Everest, Nepal

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Climbing Mount Everest, Nepal
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Climbing Mount Everest, Nepal
Barry Bishop

Hanging Out At The Spanish Steps In Italy With Your Sweetheart

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Hanging Out At The Spanish Steps In Italy With Your Sweetheart
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Hanging Out At The Spanish Steps In Italy With Your Sweetheart
PeterJot

Admiring Little Mermaid In Copenhagen, Denmark

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring Little Mermaid In Copenhagen, Denmark
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring Little Mermaid In Copenhagen, Denmark
wallpaperswiki

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

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Enjoying St. Peter's Square Before Entering The Beautiful Basilica In Vatican City
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Enjoying St. Peter's Square Before Entering The Beautiful Basilica In Vatican City
Erik Gamache

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

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Walking In Sheep Meadow, In New York's Central Park, United States
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Walking In Sheep Meadow, In New York's Central Park, United States
Ekabhishek

Visiting The Acropolis Of Athens, Greece

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting The Acropolis Of Athens, Greece
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting The Acropolis Of Athens, Greece
imgur

Visiting Hall Of Mirrors In The Palace Of Versailles, France

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting Hall Of Mirrors In The Palace Of Versailles, France
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting Hall Of Mirrors In The Palace Of Versailles, France
Wikimedia Commons

Admiring The Glorious Niagara Falls, Which Marks The Border Between Canada And USA

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring The Glorious Niagara Falls, Which Marks The Border Between Canada And USA
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring The Glorious Niagara Falls, Which Marks The Border Between Canada And USA
KP Tripathi

Exploring Arashiyama Bamboo Forest In Japan

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Exploring Arashiyama Bamboo Forest In Japan
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Exploring Arashiyama Bamboo Forest In Japan
Daniel Peckham

Camping In The Himalayas

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Camping In The Himalayas
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Camping In The Himalayas
Michael Kodas

Walking By The Howrah Bridge In Kolkata, India

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Walking By The Howrah Bridge In Kolkata, India
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Walking By The Howrah Bridge In Kolkata, India
soumikdatta09

Exploring Antelope Canyon Arizona, USA

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Exploring Antelope Canyon Arizona, USA
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Exploring Antelope Canyon Arizona, USA
Cebb Photographies

Having Family Fun Time At The Water Park

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Having Family Fun Time At The Water Park
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Having Family Fun Time At The Water Park
AP

Admiring Wat Rong Khun Temple In Thailand

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring Wat Rong Khun Temple In Thailand
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring Wat Rong Khun Temple In Thailand
Ying Tong Low

Enjoying James Bond Island In Thailand

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Enjoying James Bond Island In Thailand
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Enjoying James Bond Island In Thailand
Joan Gamell

Getting Goosebums In Front Of The Ancient Temple Of Abu Simbel In Egypt

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Getting Goosebums In Front Of The Ancient Temple Of Abu Simbel In Egypt
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Getting Goosebums In Front Of The Ancient Temple Of Abu Simbel In Egypt
Walter Weinberg

Walking Across The Capilano Suspension Bridge In Vancouver, Canada

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Walking Across The Capilano Suspension Bridge In Vancouver, Canada
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Walking Across The Capilano Suspension Bridge In Vancouver, Canada
Michelle Lee

Visiting The Forbidden City In Beijing, China

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting The Forbidden City In Beijing, China
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting The Forbidden City In Beijing, China
panoramio

Swimming With Dolphins

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Swimming With Dolphins
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Swimming With Dolphins
cubawanderer

Visiting The Sydney Opera House, Australia

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting The Sydney Opera House, Australia
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Visiting The Sydney Opera House, Australia
Neal Mcfarlane

Tasting Thailand’s Exotic Food In Bangkok, Thailand

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Tasting Thailand’s Exotic Food In Bangkok, Thailand
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Tasting Thailand’s Exotic Food In Bangkok, Thailand
HellonEarth2006

Anytime You’re Admiring The Blooming Sakura Trees

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Anytime You're Admiring The Blooming Sakura Trees
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Anytime You're Admiring The Blooming Sakura Trees
Satoko Kawasaki

Exploring The Amazing Architectural Details Of Gaudi’s Casa Mila In Barcelona, Spain

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Exploring The Amazing Architectural Details Of Gaudi's Casa Mila In Barcelona, Spain
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Exploring The Amazing Architectural Details Of Gaudi's Casa Mila In Barcelona, Spain
Mike

Admiring The Breathtaking Machu Picchu Scenery, Peru

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring The Breathtaking Machu Picchu Scenery, Peru
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Admiring The Breathtaking Machu Picchu Scenery, Peru
Ricardo Shuck

Exploring The Pristine Temples Of Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Exploring The Pristine Temples Of Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Exploring The Pristine Temples Of Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Trey Ratcliff

Enjoying A Hike In Yosemite National Park, United States

Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Enjoying A Hike In Yosemite National Park, United States
Travel Expectations Vs Reality (20+ Pics) - Enjoying A Hike In Yosemite National Park, United States
Mike Oria
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