25 Surprising Expectation VS. Reality Travel Photos You Need To See

Have you seen these hilarious expectations vs. reality travel photos? They’re funny because they reveal a painful truth. Some of these manicured paradise travel photos are deceitful and don’t paint the whole picture. To help you avoid the disappointment you might experience while traveling to these popular tourist sites, we present to you these 25 surprising expectation vs. reality travel photos you need to see.

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Great Wall of China, China

Great Wall of China, China
24

Eiffel Tower, Paris, France

Eiffel Tower
23

Costa Brava, Spain

Costa Brava, Spain
22

Venice, Italy

Venice, Italy
21

Taj Mahal, Agra, India

Taj Mahal, Agra, India
20

Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic

Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic
19

Sharm el Naga, Egypt

Sharm el Naga, Egypt
18

Mona Lisa, Paris, France

Mona Lisa, Paris, France
17

Fontana di Trevi, Rome, Italy

Fontana di Trevi, Rome, Italy
16

Pas de la Casa Ski Resort, Andorra

Pas de la Casa Ski Resort, Andorra
15

Great Barrier Reef, Australia

Great Barrier Reef, Australia
14

Stonehenge, England, UK

Stonehenge, England, UK
13

Spanish Steps, Rome, Italy

Spanish Steps, Rome, Italy
12

Phra Nang Beach, Thailand

Phra Nang Beach, Thailand
11

Niagara Falls, US-Canada Borders

Niagarafalls
10

Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu, Peru
9

Ganges River, India

Ganges River, India
8

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, US

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, US
7

Acropolis of Athens, Greece

Acropolis of Athens, Greece
6

Park Guell, Barcelona, Spain

Park Guell, Barcelona, Spain
5

Street Food, Thailand

Street Food, Thailand
4

Forbidden City, Beijing, China

Forbidden City, Beijing, China
3

London Eye, England, UK

London Eye, England, UK
2

St. Peter´s Basilica, Vatican

St. Peter´s Basilica, Vatican
1

Times Square, New York, US

Times Square, New York, US


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