WATCH: These are the least visited countries in the world

Some places in the world are a little less crowded than others.

Not every country struggles with an annual deluge of tourists - there are countries that get less than 30 000 visitors a year, according to data from the UN World Tourism Organisation.

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These eleven countries - mostly island countries with one mainland African country - are at the bottom of the tourism rung, but perhaps they could be the perfect destination for those looking to really escape the crowds and take a trip that few other people have done.

From Africa to the Pacific Ocean to the Caribbean - take a hop on this less travelled route.

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