10 Happiest Places In The World (PHOTOS, POLL)

07/27/2010 08:07 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Whether it's gorgeous beaches and natural scenery or spotless cities influenced by various cultural and ethnic backgrounds, this list covers the interests of every mirth-seeking traveler. So if happiness is what you seek, take a look through these magnificent locations and see what they have to offer.

Below are Lonely Planet's picks for the top spots. Adapted from Lonely Planet's "1000 Ultimate Experiences." Read more articles on LonelyPlanet.com.

World's 10 Happiest Places

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