Ever wondered where celebrities like to go on holiday? We’ve carried out some research to find out the top 10 holiday destinations of the stars.
Cabo San Lucas – Mexico
With Cabo just a short 2 hour flight from Los Angeles, this city provides an easy getaway for the stars, boasting visits from famous Friends’ stars Jennifer Aniston and Courtney Cox, who treat themselves to a relaxing break here almost every other week. Although this is no surprise given what Cabo has to offer. From the luscious Playa Medano beach, which offers world-class diving spots to the electrifying nightlife for groups wanting to party all night long, Cabo is the perfect destination for anyone and everyone.
Saint Tropez – Southern France
Often referred to as the ultimate playground for ‘jetsetters, fashion models and millionaires’, there is no doubt that the alluring town of Saint Tropez is known for attracting the rich and famous, with A-list celebs like the Beckhams flocking here to appreciate the charming and charismatic atmosphere. However, the town has an abundance to offer for all. Whether you choose to spend the day delving through the offerings of elite shops or to explore the historical structures of the quaint town, Saint Tropez will not disappoint.
Fiji – Australasia
It’s not hard to guess why pop princess Britney Spears chooses this idyllic island as her regular holiday destination. The desolate yet enchanting island of Fiji, situated in the midst of the Pacific Ocean, is without question, a real life paradise. If you ever find yourself pining for pure white sandy beaches and tranquil calm waters, Fiji can offer you all this and much more. However, not only does this island cater for those who desire a relaxing break, but if you’re more of the active type, there is an array of activities to experience such as scuba diving, kayaking and sailing.
Rome – Italy
It’s easy to see why Rome is often viewed by many as the world’s most spectacular ancient city. With its endless tourist attractions, it is obvious why it is the most visited city. First and foremost, this beautiful city is full to the brim of 17th and 18th century history, with historical structures like the Trevi fountain, the Spanish Steps, the Sistine Chapel and the Basilica offering an interesting insight into the past. Rome has captivated actress Katie Holmes, who reportedly loves visiting the spectacular city, so perhaps it could captivate you too?
Miami – Florida
If you choose to take a trip to the dream city of Miami, it can offer you the experience of a lifetime, not least because of all the things to see and do. For reality stars, the Kardashians’, South beach is the essential hotspot here in Miami, but for you it may be Miami Zoo, the Renaissance-style Vizcaya Museum or perhaps the rows upon rows of shopping malls and boutiques which feed any fashion need. If you haven’t already visited this bustling city, pop it right at the top of your list!
Maui – Hawaii
Maui has been a longtime celeb favourite, with none other than the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, visiting the island in the 50s. Even now, Maui is voted ‘Best Island’ year after year. Just one visit there and you’ll see why. This island is particularly special because it offers the option of doing everything or nothing. If it’s organized activities like horseback riding, biking or parasailing that tickles your fancy, Maui has it. If it’s sightseeing that you’re interested in, a calm stroll along the Lahaina Town or relaxing on the sands of the Kaanapali Beach would definitely impress you. A vacation to Maui is a must.
With its flamboyant shows, 24/7 casinos and wild attractions, it’s no surprise that Las Vegas appeals to Celebs everywhere, with stars like Paris Hilton and Christina Aguilera, rolling the dice at MGM Grand Hotel, which has the largest casino in Nevada. But Las Vegas has something for everyone, including theme parks, roller coasters, museums and national parks. You’ll never run out of things to do here with local attractions like the Grand Canyon and the Mob Museum providing hours of family fun.
There is no better place to soak up British heritage, culture and atmosphere than in the capital city itself. Whether it is modern and abstract art or medieval history that interests you, London has a bit of everything to offer. In particular, one of London’s main hotspots, the Tate Modern, which is situated on the banks of the Thames, exhibits paintings from world-class artists, with the gallery’s restaurant offering breath-taking views of London. However, if you want to thoroughly appreciate the sights that this great city has to offer, have a go on the London eye, the world’s highest observation wheel, offering fabulous views of the capital’s most famous landmarks. With the city’s sophistication and class, it’s no surprise that singers Elton John and George Michael regularly visit, so why don’t you too?
Mallorca – Spain
Mallorca as a holiday destination leaves you spoilt for choice. From quaint little markets found in almost every town and village to famous beauty spots and caves which shower the coastline, Mallorca is beautiful through and through. Not only this, but Mallorca is blessed with sacred cathedrals and the Moorish influence is still noticeable in the Islamic architecture which pervades through Palma. The fact that so many stars, including Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas, as well as Annie Lennox, have holiday homes on the island, surely highlights the luxurious nature of the island.
Bangkok – Thailand
The city of Bangkok is not easily forgettable with its culture, energy and spirit. No wonder the box office hit, The Hangover 2 was filmed here. This capital manages to effortlessly combine modernity with tradition, offering a uniquely special experience should you choose to visit. You can find everything here at Bangkok whether that be world-class luxury, world-renowned nightlife, opportunities to shop until you drop or restaurants offering every type of food. If you visit this mesmerising city, you will not regret it.