Holidays are meant to be relaxing rest and invigorating. There are many ways to travel, and some people content themselves with hostels, hitchhiking and public transport. But then there is also another whole level of holidaying, which caters to those of us that value luxury. There are some quite stunning places around the world where you can vacation in luxury. Read on to find out where they are.
Sea Villas in the Maldives
One of the most sought after luxury locations for holidays and honeymoons alike is the beautiful Maldives. They are Islands set in shallow waters protected by coral reefs, the Maldives have that perfect combination of sun, sand, and aqua marine sea. In fact, they are a tropical paradise. But unlike a remote tropical island, your sea villa comes with all the five-star service you would expect from the finest hotel.
You can expect gourmet all inclusive dining, air conditioning, room service and all the other perks of high-end treatment. All this while dangling your feet off the side of your private veranda, into your private pool, looking over the beautiful blue ocean. Some villas even have glass panels in their floors, so you catch watch the sea life go by. Many people choose to swim and dive around their own sea villa as entertainment.
Luxury Villas In Mykonos
Another location sought after by both rich and famous is the charming island of Mykonos in Greece. Picture perfect villages with white washed walls and blue roofs line the countryside here. You’ll find the food is of an excellent quality and that the islanders make sue of all that fresh sea food with plenty on all the coastal restaurant’s menus.
The sea is warm, and the sand is fine and the weather peaks at 26+ degrees in the height of summer. There are some good quality hotel on Mykonos. But those in the know tend to rent one of the Mykonos villas available, which are kitted out to the highest standard and perfect for a luxury break.
A nonstatic holiday option that is heavy on the luxury treatment is to take a cruise. There are plenty of routes to choose from including ones that stop in Polynesia, Asia or Russia. So no matter what your wanderlust is pining for, there will be somewhere for you to go.
Some cruisers focus on inland rivers. Which allows you to experience the joy of many different cities while relaxing in between stops. You can even choose an Arctic cruise which is excellent for whale watching and getting a glimpse of the Aurora Borealis.
For true luxury on a cruise ship, you should book a state cabin, which will provide you with a large and comfortable room. You need to request a balcony also, as this allows you to watch the scenery go by, in private without leaving your cabin. There is much fine dining available on a cruise ship, and you can enjoy a 3-6 course meal nightly if choose to. There are also lavish buffets, for if you want something lighter.