By Carol Trehearn
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A luxury vacation gives you some much-needed time to relax, unwind, and treat yourself to some indulgence. Many beautiful destinations around the world offer luxurious accommodation, fine dining, and once-in-a-lifetime activities and attractions. To help you plan your dream vacation, here are some of the best luxury travel destinations.
The white sand private beaches of the Maldives are what most people think of when imagining a luxury vacation. The Maldives provides the perfect place to relax and escape the pressures of daily life. According to maldivesfinest.com, there are almost 2,000 islands in the Maldives within 26 atolls. Many of the islands are owned by high-end resorts which offer guests the ultimate luxury experience. With a high budget, it’s possible to book a stunning overwater bungalow with a private pool, direct sea access, and even butler service. However, there are also plenty of budget-friendly options with great deals on beachfront villas and all-inclusive packages offered at many resorts. Most people book a vacation in the Maldives to relax on the quiet beaches and enjoy the sun. However, there are plenty of exciting experiences on offer if you want some action. Popular activities in the Maldives include snorkeling, diving, hiking, and water sports like jet skiing and parasailing.
Costa Rica is the perfect luxury destination for those looking for an action-packed vacation full of adventure. The country offers spectacular natural scenery with palm-tree lined white sand beaches, dense jungles, and incredible wildlife. This makes it the ideal destination for those interested in hiking, nature, or taking part in adventurous activities like zip-lining and canyoneering. In Costa Rica, you will find an extensive selection of high-end accommodation including beachfront bungalows and elegant 5-star hotels. If you truly want to go all out, you should consider hiring a private villa that will provide you with additional privacy and space to ensure a relaxing vacation. There are many companies offering luxury villas and holiday homes in Costa Rica. For instance, Blue Water Real Estate Costa Rica has an impressive range of private villas that offer incredible facilities like private pools, ocean views, and games rooms. Make sure that you book your accommodation early to get the best deals.
Santorini is a stunning island in Greece that is known for its iconic white and blue buildings, gorgeous coastline views, and famous sunsets. On a trip to Santorini, you will have the opportunity to relax, enjoy delicious Greek food and wine, visit interesting ancient sites, and go on exciting excursions like snorkeling and diving trips. The island is also home to some of the oldest vineyards in the world, making it the perfect destination for wine connoisseurs. Santorini boasts an impressive selection of luxury resorts and hotels. One of the most famous luxury hotels in Santorini is Perivolas. This elegant 5-star hotel offers glamorous cave-style suites carved into the cliffs, with infinity pools and spectacular views over the Mediterranean Ocean. Other popular hotels on the island include Iconic Santorini, Vedema, and Canaves Oia Luxury Suites.