Today’s Word: sights

July 2, 2017      =========

☆  sights  名所


When we talk about the “sights” of a place, we are talking about the famous locations in that area. Generally, these sights are places that are manmade – for describing natural locations, you’d say scenery, landscapes, views. Here are a couple of ways to use today’s word:

I can’t wait to get out and see the sights of London today!
Can you tell me the top ten sights to see in New York?

In fact, if you are traveling somewhere, and want to know what sights to go and visit, then a popular Google search is “Sights to see in X” and just change the X to your destination.