If you’ve got a little extra coin to spend, adding these 8 travel destinations to your list of places to see in the world is no problem. They are some of the largest and busiest cities in the world. Finding luxury hotels, car rental, things to do and a booming nightlife is easy as pie. On the other hand, if your pockets aren’t overflowing with money, you may want to avoid these travel locations altogether. No matter who you are, #2 will surprise you.
When you think of Paris, you envision drinking wine at an outdoor cafe while watching the Eiffel Tower begin to light up at dusk. This is only one of many romantic moments you can experience in Paris.
If you are an art buff, you can take a trip to the famous Louvre. It houses masterpieces such as: The Mona Lisa, Liberty Leading the People and The Coronation of Napoleon. These are some of the most famous pieces of art for the public to see in the world.
When making your hotel booking, there are a lot of luxurious options. You can choose to stay at the Four Seasons Hotel George V Paris, Le Meurice, Mandarin Oriental or the famous Hôtel Plaza Athénée. Royal suites come with a high price tag and can venture into the upper $20,000s per night. An experience like that is surely one you will never forget. Unfortunately, it takes most people nearly a whole year to make that much money.
Zurich is a place all skiers want to land in their lifetimes. Skiing in the Alps is a dream come true for foreigners who are not able to easily access the epic mountain range. For people looking to lounge in the summer, taking a trip to Lake Zurich isn’t too shabby either. Outdoor activities are in no shortage, and Switzerland is guaranteed to deliver landscapes like you have never seen in your life. Prepare for high price tags when indulging in these activities.
Tourism within the city is blooming year round for the aforementioned reasons. The beauty of the city does not come cheap. It is ideal to shop for a car rental, unless you can afford a $40 cab ride on average. If you like to drink beer, get used to paying over $10 per pint. If you venture into a cocktail purchase, expect to pay at least double.
Hotels in the 4-star range will run about $350 per night. Although, it is not the most expensive travel destination on this list, Zurich has a high price tag for most people.
The only way to travel to London is the high-class way. If you are not staying in a luxury hotel or able to spend a lot of money, London will most likely disappoint you. Why you ask? Well for one, the weather is dreary at best. Most days are overcast with spurts of rain. Secondly, the city is dirty in the streets and full of people on foot. Included in the traffic is lots of bums for you to avoid. Additionally, the cuisine is mediocre at best. Even if you are rich good luck finding a great meal.
On the bright side, if you can stay in luxury your experience can be a grandiose one. You can take a trip to the Royal Castle, a walk over the romantic bridges, a trip to Big Ben or decide to stay in a luxury hotel. Celebrities and famous people love to stay in the royal suites at The Lanesborough Hotel which offers views of Buckingham Palace.