Many people travel for the express purpose of seeing world famous land marks or structures, like the Pyramids at Giza or Stonehenge in England, that hold a certain significance to them. Guide books put out by firms like Karl Baedeker assist the traveler in finding these attractions and list places to stay and eat in the area along with having recommendations of what else to see in a certain area and what is worth skipping.
Belgium and Holland
Stephens, John Lloyd
Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia and Poland