#1: Aspen, Colorado
Who went: Model Bella Hadid
Why visit: A beautiful town surrounded by snow-capped mountains, Aspen is a popular destination for celebrities. Bella Hadid went skiing with friends there in December. And it’s far from a quiet, dull place to be in; rather, there are loads of activities and attractions in store, from a summer-long music series dubbed Jazz Aspen Snowmass to the Aspen Art Museum, a home for contemporary art.
#2: Florianopolis, Brazil
Who went: Model Alessandra Ambrosio
Why visit: Florianopolis, the capital of the island of Santa Catarina, boasts over 42 beaches and is a hotspot for surfers looking to catch some waves. Make a point to visit the iconic Hercilio Luz Bridge, which links the island to the mainland, and Santo Antonio de Lisboa, a district in Florianopolis dotted with historic buildings and seafood restaurants.
#3: Saint Barthelemy, France
Who went: Designer Nicolas Ghesquiere
Why visit: The French-speaking Caribbean island is a place to rub shoulders with the rich and famous. Of course, you can also visit some of the most beautiful beaches in the world here, thanks to St Bart’s clear, turquoise waters. Besides Ghesquiere, Marc Jacobs also made a trip here for the year-end holidays.
#4: Big Sur, California
Who went: Fashion blogger Aimee Song
Why visit: It’s a scenic, winding stretch of road that offers breathtaking views of the Californian coastline, and the chance to snap Instagram-worthy photos at spots like Bixby Bridge and McWay Falls. What’s not to like? Plus, it’s not too far from hip cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles either.
#5: Andermatt, Switzerland
Who went: Fashion blogger Chiara Ferragni
Why visit: The quaint mountain village is full of historical and natural wonders. In winter, the nearby Swiss Alps are perfect for avid skiiers or snowboarders, while in the summer, you can hop onto the Furka Steam Railway for a scenic ride. Plus, with a plethora of luxe accommodations like the Chedi Hotel available here, you’ll be in for a relaxing treat.
#6: Oahu, Hawaii
Who went: Fashion blogger Julie Sarinana
Why visit: Oahu is the third largest island in Hawaii, and is home to some of the most gorgeous strips of sand, like Hanauma Bay (a nature preserve and marine life conservation district) and Kailua Beach Park (rated as one of Oahu’s most beautiful beaches). Also, where else can you indulge in fresh poke bowls everyday?