The Gardens at Marqueyssac, Vézac, France
The town of Vézac in the Dordogne region of France is home to one of the world’s most magnificent landscapes, the famed Gardens of Marqueyssac. These stunningly sculptural landscapes wrap around the Château de Marqueyssac – which was built during the 17th century. The bubbly, rounded forms of the garden are carefully manicured by active attendants, maintaining a design that was first developed over 300 years ago. The gardens top our list of most amazing places on earth.