As the world reopens to international travel this year, people are looking for unique and luxurious travel experiences. This list compiles the top global destinations for luxury travel, both new and old, near and far.
01. PARIS, FRANCE
There are few destinations more romantic than the fashion capital of the world, Paris. Its historic streets and distinctive monuments put it at the top of many people’s bucket lists.
Spend your days exploring the Louvre and the iconic Eiffel Tower, as well as the stunning palaces and churches that line the streets. There is no limit to the fantastic things to explore while on your luxurious trip to Paris.
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02. AFRICAN SAFARI
Is there anything more adventurous than a safari through Africa? Kenya, South Africa, Zambia, and Botswana are a few of the popular countries for safari expeditions in Africa. On these adventures, travellers get to look upon majestic lions, leopards, rhinos, giraffes, and elephants.
As the days come to an end, relax with unique dining experiences and an evening under the wide open African sky in your luxurious safari lodge.
03. DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Dubai is known as one of the most luxurious cities in the world with one of the fastest-growing economies. With the tallest building in the world and glistening sandy beaches, there is no limit to luxury in this destination.
The soaring skyscrapers, high-end shopping malls and top-tier hotels bring the wow factor. Beyond the shiny exterior, you’ll find a rich culture and abundance of tradition beyond the modern district.
04. LONDON, ENGLAND
Did you know London created butler service? This iconic city is sure to capture your heart – from the iconic Big Ben to the wealth of luxurious restaurants. Create a memorable experience with unparalleled theater, a culinary revival, and a thriving style scene.
Luxury travellers can choose from a selection of distinguished grand hotels, glamorous, celebrity hotels, or even a happening hotel in a trendy, artistic neighborhood.
Indonesia is home to a vast archipelago of 17,508 islands, full of rich culture, glimmering beaches, ancient temples, expansive ocean views, and endless adventure opportunities.
Choose from a wide selection of possibilities for exploring this incredible country: trek through the gorgeous Komodo National Park, explore the jungle-covered islands of Raja Ampat, or go on a culinary adventure like no other through the legendary Spice Islands of Indonesia.
06. TOKYO, JAPAN
The capital of Japan, Tokyo is one of the most tech-savvy and bustling cities in the world. The city sits among a diverse landscape for your outdoor adventures, while the urban areas are perfect for retail therapy.
The city offers a wide variety of luxurious hotels to suit every traveller. With high-end finishes, panoramic views of the city, and top-quality Japanese cuisine, you will not go home disappointed.
There is no limit to what you can do during your time in Italy. Venice provides a quaint setting and the chance to ride a gondola among thousands of years of history. Rome and Florence offer the chance to see magnificent Michelangelos and da Vincis. Milan offers some of the highest class shopping. Or head on over to the Amalfi Coast for sensational beauty and unique views.
08. NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Known for its busy nightlife and tourist attractions, NYC offers no shortage of luxury and class. Explore the famous Statue of Liberty and Times Square, and stop by some of the incredible restaurants lining the streets.
As one of the most expensive cities in the world to live in, NYC is truly a hub of high-end boutiques, spa and beauty treatments, historic buildings, and fine dining restaurants!
09. IMPERIAL CHINA
This growing mega-nation has swiftly built a luxury travel industry, and the world’s elite luxury travel brands are racing to build in China. Posh hotels and resorts continue to pop up in China’s modern cities of Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Beijing, as well as new emerging cities.
Take in the historic temples, waterfront views, luxury shopping, expansive cuisine, and exquisite lodging here.
10. ST. LUCIA
This beautiful island offers many luxury places to stay and each will allow you to take advantage of the wonderful climate and the beautiful surroundings. Enjoy the fabulous hotels, chocolate tourism, and exquisite cuisine. Your fantasy private getaway awaits on the wonderful island of St. Lucia.
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