This week’s Bucket List brings your seven of the most iconic and magnificent statues around the world. These structures have religious, cultural, and historical significance not just in the countries they call home, but the world over. From Singapore’s Merlion to New York’s Statue of Liberty and Rio de Janeiro’s Christ the Redeemer, these are landmarks not just work seeing when you happen to be near them, but worth traveling for.
Paste Travel’s Bucket List columnist Lauren Kilberg is a Chicago-based freelance writer. Her travels have found her camping near the Pakistani border of India and conquering volcanoes in the Philippines.