Everyone deserves to be spoiled. Whether you are coming off of a stressful week or simply need a break, taking time off to treat yourself is important. If you are unsure of what to do, why not take advantage of some of the world’s most luxurious destinations for a once-in-a-lifetime vacation.
Famous for its pristine beaches and over-the-water bungalows, the Maldives is home to a wide selection of luxurious hotels. Each of these hotels offers both unique experiences and incredible ways for you to spoil yourself. If you are looking for a romantic escape, the Maldives offers you plenty of options for your vacation. For those who want a little extra privacy, consider booking your stay at Ithaafushi, the largest private island here. To get to this island, you will need to book a ride on one of the fleets of yachts available to guests. No matter where you go, after a few days of indulgence here, you will forget why you needed a vacation in the first place.
Finding luxury in the Caribbean is no challenge. But, with so many options, choosing where to go can take time. The small island of St. Lucia offers an incredible choice for those looking to enjoy the Caribbean without the crowds. Book your stay at one of the many incredible hotels available for a break from the world. From the moment you step onto the land, you will feel at ease as the warm sea air envelops you. While visiting, be sure to schedule at least a day in one of the many spas before indulging in an opulent meal of seafood and other Caribbean specialties. With so many ways to spoil yourself, you may have to book a return trip to enjoy them all.
For those seeking old European luxury, without the crowds of Paris, Vienna is home to some true extravagance. The streets are lined with classic architecture to give every day of your vacation a royal feel. Make your reservation at one of the stately hotels in the center of the city. You can fill your days with delicious Viennese treats from the cafes where giants of European society once called home. Don’t forget to enjoy a concert or two, as this Austrian capital is known as the epicenter of classical music. You will feel like royalty as you explore the city streets and cafes. No matter the season, this gorgeous city offers the perfect luxury vacation.
If your idea of luxury is privacy, look no further than French Polynesia. A favorite subject of Paul Gauguin, these gorgeous islands offer indulgent luxury with unparalleled beauty. There's a reason these small islands are favorites amongst A-list celebrities, sports stars and world leaders alike. While the islands are home to incredible beaches and gorgeous landscapes, leaving the indulgence of the many resorts here may prove challenging. While visiting, take the time to do a few excursions before you go. This destination will require a bit more travel than others on this list, so be sure to book yourself at least a week to get the most out of your time here.
The US is home to some amazing destinations. For those seeking a luxurious escape, look no further than Alaska. This chilly state gives visitors a taste of luxury in its rich landscapes. Whether you are viewing from the deck of one of the many Alaskan cruises or relaxing in the glamor of your stateroom, this beautiful state offers breath-taking views to help you forget the stressors of every day. With the bounty of nature surrounding you, treating yourself never felt so refreshing. Take advantage of some of the shore excursions to enjoy fresh seafood and other Alaskan treats. If lucky enough, you can enjoy the northern lights during your stay.
Everyone deserves a break, and that includes you. With your luxury vacation booked, treating yourself never felt so good.