We save our nickels for months to go on vacation because this is the one time of year when we indulge in a bit more luxury than we might normally. An all-inclusive beach resort … ski chalet at the base of the hill … cooking class in Italy.
1. "Ends of the Earth" Journeys – These quirkier, off-the-beaten-path destinations like Albania, Serbia, Uzbekistan, and Papua New Guinea, provide an intimate look at remote corners of the world.
2. Mind, Body & Soul Vacations – True luxury is an experience that will last a lifetime, and destinations such as the Ananda Spa Resort in the Himalayas, offer transcendent journeys provide exactly that.
3. Supporting Evolving & Recovering Societies – Enriching travel experiences can especially be found in societies implementing dramatic improvements to their democracies such as Egypt and Rwanda or those recovering from national trauma like Japan and Norway.
2012 Top Destination Picks
As a traveler, we know you’re always looking the next cool place to experience and Thomas suggests experiencing any of the following six countries in 2012:
4. Indonesia (“it’s not just Bali”)
You can read Thomas Stanley’s entire article, Top Luxury Travel Trends for 2012 to get ideas for your next vacation.
So, where will you go on your luxury dream vacation using miles/points?