When looking for a luxury vacation spot it isn’t necessary to travel to far off tropical islands. The United States has plenty of posh places to enjoy. The following are six of America’s most high end vacations spots.
Aspen features gorgeous resorts where the highlight is skiing and snowboarding. Visitors can also enjoy the arts at either the Theatre Aspen or the Wheeler Opera House. There are also tours available taking guests past the homes of the rich and famous.
Maui is truly a tropical paradise with gorgeous beaches, stunning waterfalls, and breathtaking sunsets. But along with the sun, sand, and natural beauty are luxury hotels and high end restaurants to enjoy. Make sure to see the elegant Banyan tree in downtown Lahaina.
This quaint yet upscale vacation spot features classic lighthouses and beautifully renovated homes. Visitors should make sure to explore the grassy sand along South Beach or the colored cliffs at Aquinnah. Martha’s Vineyard vacation rentals are available in a wide range of prices.
As one of the wealthiest places in America, there are plenty of gorgeous homes to admire as well as fabulous shopping and restaurants. But you can’t miss the miles of pristine beaches along the Gulf of Mexico. After relaxing at the beach make sure to take a tour of the everglades or visit the Naples Botanical Garden.
New York City
Those looking for a luxurious vacation needn’t look any further. Guests can stay at the St. Regis, the Plaza, or the Mandarin Oriental, each are five star luxury hotels. For top of the line dining visitors can eat at Da Silvano in the West Village or Per Se at the Time Warner Center. After a great meal be sure to take in a show at Radio City Music Hall or enjoy an evening at the Metropolitan Opera House.
San Francisco is known for the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman’s Wharf, but this is only the beginning of all there is to see and do. Vacationers can also enjoy elegant sights such as Ghirardelli Square, the Japanese Tea Garden, and Lombard Street. After booking a room at the Four Seasons enjoy unique cuisine at Rich Table, owned by Evan and Sarah Rich. Make sure to take a day trip out to Napa Valley or Sonoma to enjoy at least one of the hundreds of wineries.
Annette Hazard is a freelance writer that usually writes about family. She loves traveling and writing about travel when she gets the chance.