It’s common knowledge that celebrities love to indulge in total relaxation when they’re not jetting around the world promoting projects, performing, or filming on set. If you’re looking for some inspiration for your future summer vacations, here is a list of the top five travel destinations that celebrities flock to when they need to escape from the hustle and bustle of Hollywood.
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
It’s only a two-hour flight from LAX. With its beautiful beaches and world-class spas and golf courses, Cabo is a quick getaway destination for some of the world’s most famous celebrities. Jennifer Aniston and George and Amal Clooney are frequent visitors to this popular Mexican tourist destination.
Are you looking for a nice romantic getaway this holiday? Look no further than the exclusive island of Saint Barthèlemy, better known as St.Barths located in the French West Indies. With a small population of only 9,279 people, this secluded tropical island has been renowned for alluring high-profile celebrities. Besides being known for stunning crystal clear beaches, luxurious villas and resorts, St Barths offers an array of designer boutiques and chick shopping venues favored by A-list celebrities and models like Heidi Klum, Alessandra Ambrosio, and Ellen DeGeneres!
Maui has always been a top celebrity destination for those who seek peace and privacy, providing a unique holiday experience. There is a plethora of options of where to stay; from luxurious beachfront houses, to breathtaking oceanfront resorts and villas, Maui is the perfect getaway spot this holiday season. Oprah Winfrey, Clint Eastwood, and Woody Harrelson all have homes there.
It’s crazy to think that ten years ago, Tulum was mostly known only among locals and hippies. Today, this laid-back Mexican beach city has become one of Instagram’s most photographed destinations. Stylists and creatives of all types flock to this serene and bohemian beach paradise. From eco-tourist hotels, to holistic health activities, Tulum is a boho-heaven destination for those who seek a different kind of beach vacation experience. Perfect for Shay Mitchell, Victoria’s Secret Angel Josephine Skriver, and Zac Efron who have all done their time there.
It’s not unusual to hear that celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Taylor Swift or Beyonce have purchased multi-million dollar mansions on this section of Long Island. However, The Hamptons is not the place where celebrities want to be seen, but rather, to hide away. It’s easy access from New York City makes it a star-studded destination where not only celebrities, but also fashionistas and artists, go for a quick getaway weekend. From upscale dining spots, to charming Victorian-style inns, to private beaches, and lush green landscape, The Hamptons might be a good destination spot this summer to spend a few days this holiday season, among the rich and famous such as Kelly Ripa, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Jerry Seinfeld.
Do you have a favorite vacation spot?
Written by Mariana Muela