Whether it is a city break, family holiday, love of architecture or excursion some of us need something to climb and get a buzz out of heights.
1. Mount Everest Himalayas between China and Nepal
A natural wonder, at 8,848 meters it is our highest mountains. Climbing it is not for the faint hearted it requires training, fitness and mental resilience.
2. Jacobs Ladder St Helena
699 mad made steps on the remote island of St Helena connecting Ladder Hill to the capital James Town.
3. Sydney Harbour Bridge Walk Australia
Modern architecture provides fantastic scenery with a walk peaks at 134 m high.
4. The Eiffel Tower Paris France
City breaks whether it's Paris, New York, Rome, Barcelona or numerous cities offer the chance to see some amazing pieces of historic architecture. They may not be as high as our current buildings, but at the time were a significant piece of engineering.
5. Burj Khalifia Dubai
Modern architecture. The world's tallest building in Dubai at 828 meters.
6. Bryce Canyon Colorado USA
The biggest cluster of these unusual-looking geological features anywhere in the world. The erosion exposed delicate and colorful pinnacles called hoodoos which are up to 200 feet (61 m) high and span an area of 20 miles.