Explore these 4 countries you never heard of!
This list is for you travelers with that different type of wanderlust. The type where you want to explore the unknown.
Since most of our planet’s landscape has been explored, what is the second best option? It is visiting the countries none of your friends most likely heard of.
Brunei lies typically on the island of Borneo, and is a small country by Malaysia. Brunei is ruled by King Hassanal Bolkiah, whose family has ruled the country for the last six centuries. The country to nine mountain peaks, ranging from 236 meters to 1150 meters high, along with wide costal beaches.
This Polynesian Island lies almost perfectly between Australia and Hawaii, and is barely above water. It’s highest points is just 5 meters above sea level. This tropical paradise is threatened by the serious effects of climate change which is pushing sea levels to rise.
This is for sure one of the countries you never heard of. Andorra is a micro-state located in the Pyrenees mountains, just between France and Spain. This country is well known for its cuisine, rich historical architecture, and scenery excellent for hikes.
Not just a country you never heard of, but a country you might mistake for a lake on a map. With an area of just 30,355 km2, Lesotho is a landlocked country above, and surrounded by, South Africa. It is the highest country on Earth if you’re measuring from sea level since its lowest points is at around 1,300 meters above. It’s isolation makes it rich in unique culture.