Whether it's soaring mountains or open seas, vast deserts or thick green rainforests, religious rituals or warm hospitality, there are a countless number of beautiful sights across the world. Sometimes it's a personal experience that blows you away, and others it's the sheer physical splendour of a vista laid out in front of you.

We want to know which country in the world delights your senses, or pleases your mind, to the point where you stop in your tracks, speechless, in order to soak up the beauty around you. Here's what you're saying:

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