COVID-19 has dealt the global travel industry a heavy blow and has been merciless to the aviation industry. With passenger flights slashed by staggering percentages, large airlines are walking thin tightropes. However, segments of the industry are faring well, including the private-jet charter sector, which is finding that its unique blend of customized services is exactly what businesses and families are seeking during the pandemic—and likely will beyond it.
UNESCO World Heritage Sites are chosen then preserved for their significance to humanity and include the planet’s most astonishing natural and man-made landmarks. Visiting them is rewarding, but adding luxury accommodations that are experiences in themselves makes the adventure that much more gratifying. In our travel feature, we take you to four must-see heritage sites from one end of the globe to the other and into the opulent accommodations that best complement them.
The five Nordic nations are loved by all for their quaint, old-world charm and by winter enthusiasts for their abundant supply of snow. Visitors are in for an unparalleled treat when they lodge in Scandinavian’s top luxury tourist accommodations, providing rare experiences such as staying in a hotel made of ice or viewing the magnificent Northern Lights at the most advantageous location on the planet.
The West Indies nation of Barbados offers everything for which an investor could ask: a warm and sunny climate, magnificent Caribbean beaches, opportunities to score substantial profit in rental properties and real estate prices moving in a decidedly upward direction. A quick look at a few of the luxury properties currently available on the Barbados market reveals that this island nation may just be the most attractive path around to enduring prosperity.
For a memorable Grecian getaway, why not go off the beaten track? Skip the crowded vacation spots, the overrated resorts, and visit the small, sleepy, coastal towns on the island of Corfu.
The article features 4 extreme vacations, Skiing on Mount Yotei, Mountain-climbing Everest, Shark diving in Mexico and Space travel in Russia so you can find photos on each, it’s up to you.