If you’ve been pining for the finer things in life—the glitzy hotels, beaches of silky sand, first-class flights and dishes to tempt a gourmet’s palate—you’ll find them on the Web. This guide presents ideas and resources to help you plan a high-end getaway. You’ll find luxury accommodation and flights, as well as spas, cruises, yachts and adventure trips for the luxury set. Hang on to your diamonds.
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Lots of Web sites offer great views into some of the world’s most luxurious hotels, inns and ... read more »
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If you’ve got an adventurous spirit, you don’t have to scrimp on luxury. The sites in this section present adventure travel options from luxury tour companies, including skiing and biking trips, river cruises and ship sailing, and even heart-pounding train rides.
- Luxury adventure travel doesn’t have to involve risky athletic ventures. Pilates and yoga retreats often fall under the adventure travel category, as does eco-travel. Take a look at the adventurous yet relaxing luxury trips offered by Health Habitravels.
- Visit the findingDulcinea Yoga Web Guide and see the section on yoga retreats to find more luxurious adventure travel options.
Abercrombie & Kent
is an operator of luxury travel tours in exotic destinations worldwide. Their trips include luxury skiing, canal and river cruising, small ship sailing, train travel, African safaris, family holidays and much more. Abercrombie & Kent also designs custom trips for those craving a more personalized experience.
offers remarkable getaways to various parts of the world. Look for tours, cruises and train travel options, and tailor your trip around special interests
such as “Air Balloon Travel,” “Religious Travel,” and “River Cruises.” The “Travel Resources
” section has lots of useful information on immunization, insurance and gear.
Butterfield & Robinson
offers active trips for luxury travelers that revolve around walking, biking or boating. Visit the “destinations
” section for all of the available locations, or use the “dates” section to find trips that coincide with your schedule.
For LGBT luxury travel …
Gay Luxury Adventure Vacation
offers upscale outdoor trips for gays and lesbians. Select from the featured trips—like an all women’s motorcycle tour through New Zealand—or browse the categories on the left sidebar.
Spas offer the ultimate in pampering and are an increasingly popular luxury destination. There are ... read more »
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