The 10 most famous streets in the world

Earth is the only liveable planet in the entire solar system. It is unique that every country and continent has a special characteristic or landmark that is not found anywhere else. Some are in the form of natural landscapes while others are manmade constructions like the Eiffel tower or the Pyramids of Gaza. Wherever you go, you are sure to find yourself stunned by the beauty of our planet. This article showcases some of the most popular streets which top the list of must see famous places:

Champs Elysées
This is one of the most famous sights in Paris. It attracts a lot of tourists from all over the world not only for its stunning architectural presence but also for its many shops and cafes that line the nearby streets.

What are the most famous streets?

What are the most famous streets?

Abbey Road
This humble pedestrian crossing was made into a world renowned icon by the Beatles, a pop group popular in the 1969. The crossing was featured in one of their album covers and since then many people have crossed the street in the group’s iconic pose.

Fifth Avenue
This is the perfect tourist destination for shopaholics or those with a loaded wallet. Fifth Avenue, located in Manhattan, New York City is one of the most expensive shopping streets on the planet. Well known stores like Gucci, Cartier, Armani, Versace and Louis Vuitton line the famous street giving visitors plenty of choices. No wonder that there are whole blogs like dedicated to this famous street.

This is Tokyo’s version of Fifth Avenue, home to stores like Chanel and Caroline Herrera as well as popular electronic retailers like Apple and Sony. It also has many popular restaurants and art galleries.

Image "Abbey Road" by  dano 272 under the CC BY-ND 2.0 License

Image “Abbey Road” by dano 272 under the CC BY-ND 2.0 License

Bourbon Street
This is the core spot of New Orleans’ French Quarter. It comes alive at night with all the strip clubs, restaurants and shops trying their best to lure in customers with interesting deals and marketing tactics. Most businesses stay open the whole night during weekends giving tourists the chance to get the most out of their visit.

Hollywood Walk of Fame
Measuring hundreds of metres on Hollywood Boulevard, this street has around 3,000 pink stars honouring thousands of celebrities for their contributions to the entertainment industry.

Orchard Road
One of the most famous shopping strips in Singapore, Orchard Road is visited by both the locals and tourists. The name is after the fruit orchards that lead to this particular street. This street boasts of numerous shopping malls, coffee chains and nightclubs that ensure the visitor is completely entertained.

Las Vegas Strip
Known as the most popular gambling spot in Las Vegas, it is situated in the middle of a desert in Nevada. Casinos are ample in this part of the state and even come with their own hotels and include dining and shopping facilities.

Khao San Road
This road is a small one located some distance from the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok. Over the past couple of years, it has slowly become a popular destination for backpackers to gather around. It has everything from affordable eateries to 3-star hotels and convenience stores.

Lombard Street
This street is in San Francisco, between Leavenworth and Hyde Streets and is known for being one of the most crooked streets with a speed limit of only (8 km/ h).

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