Travel expectations versus reality – 15 photos

We have all heard the one-liner, “expectations are the root of all heartache,” but how true is this statement? I believe that the statement can’t be any more true for tourist attractions and photos abroad. Often times on the internet, we see gorgeous pictures of tourist attractions, but how realistic are these photos? The sad reality is that tourist attractions are always packed with people and nowhere near the expectations we had.

Here are 15 photos proving that the expectations are nowhere close to the reality.

Reality vs expectations

1. With your lover at the Spanish steps in Italy. 

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