Your 2018 Travel Horoscope
Start the year planning an exciting, special trip! We selected the best unexpected places to travel this 2018 for each zodiac sign.
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Destination: Desierto de la Tatacoa , Colombia
Stay at: Bethel Bio Luxury Hotel
In the Huila region of Colombia, you will find the Tatacoa Desert, the second largest dry area of the country right after La Guajira. Hiding among the big cacti, you can find turtles, snakes, eagles, lizards and ocelots. The astronomy is quite amazing, as you can observe up to 88 constellations, meteor showers, and millions of stars during the quiet and peaceful nights.
Destination: Joshua Tree, California
Stay at: Joshua Tree House
The surreal landscape and the creative community in the area are enough to visit Joshua Treet in California. But staying at the Joshua Tree House makes the trip go from great to absolutely perfect. The bohemian feeling and outdoor showers will make you fall in love. Do you have more time? Plan a roadtrip through California.
Destination: Amangiri, Canyon Point, USA
Stay at: Amangiri Resort
Amangiri is a remote hideaway tucked within the luminous canyons of the American Southwest. Located in a protected valley in Canyon Point with sweeping views, the luxury 5-star resort offers both adrenaline-fueled adventure experiences and a peaceful retreat. The stunning hotel features white stone floors and concrete walls that blend in with the dramatic landscapes.
Destination: Sri Lanka
Stay at: Cape Weligama
The small island off the coast of India is full of endless beaches, amazing waves, beautiful landscapes and gorgeous sunsets. Set on the headland of Sri Lanka’s spectacular south coast, only 30 minutes from Galle Fort with panoramic views over the Indian Ocean, Cape Weligama is the place to stay.
Destination: Mérida, México
Stay at: Coqui Coqui
Balancing the vibrancy of the metropolis and the charm of the century-old building in which it is located, this decadent belle époque building hides a single suite, with a private pool, balcony and living area. You will experience the atmosphere of the boutique, with its high-end local handcrafts, the timeless style of the Epicerie, with the smell of freshly brewed coffee or the tasteful selection of gourmet treats, along an unique urban spa, all of which will transport you back in time to the "White City" in its prime opulence.
Stay at: 99 Surf Lodge
Nicaragua is becoming the new eco-travel hot destination of Central America. An beautiful coast that offers idyllic beaches and forest, new conscious and sustainable hotels, and is an insider secret for surfers. 99 surf lodge is a modern, minimalist, beach front retreat, designed to keep you in contact with the ocean without giving up in comfort.
Destination: Kos, Greece
Stay at: Casa Cook Kos
Designed to be organic, simple and with a bohemian flair, the hotel offers a laid-back luxury style stay. The gorgeous hotel inspires you to live a more simple life, where slow living, mindfulness and minimalism are the keys to genuine happiness.
Destination: Providencia, Colombia
Stay at: Monasterio del viento
The Colombian island of Providencia, also known as Old Providence, is located in the Caribbean Ocean, and is part of the archipielago of San Andrés, Providencia and Santa Catalina. Providencia is to San Andrés what Formentera is to Ibiza. A hidden paradise far from tourists and surrounded by nature. Monasterio del Viento in the island of Providencia is nestled on a ridge above the ocean, hugged by a constant breeze, bathed by a sea of seven colors, and surrounded by natural diversity, making this house a unique treasure which is hard to beat.
Stay at: Jack's Camp
The 10 luxury suites at Jacks Camp offer dramatic old-world safari glamor amidst the shimmery white heat of the Great Kalahari environment. Designed to take in the flowing Kalahari breeze, the tents feature romantic outdoor showers, throne-like wooden commodes, cool copper basins and campaign-style collapsible furnishings. Home of Ralph Bousfield, one of Africa’s most coveted safari guides carrying five generations of African safari experience, this stylish desert getaway carries the nostalgia of the pioneers’ story-telling tents. The walls inspire a quirky, ‘cabinet-of-curiosities’ atmosphere with vintage natural history lithographs from Deyrolle of Paris and the photo journals of safari legend Peter Beard.
Destination: Tulum, Mexico
Stay at: Tulum Treehouse
Nomads, adventurers and respite-seekers are now welcome to a secret retreat in the Mexican jungle.Those seeking unique genuine experiences, exploring, tranquility in an enigmatic scene, a real-life detox or a honey moon scape should stay and discover the local traditions, enjoy the culture, food, music an rituals. Tulum TreeHouse is a full-service jungle escape. Book your stay here. Tulum TreeHouse is part of Design Hotels™
Destination: Byron Bay, Australia
Stay at: Cactus Rose Villa
Located above Byron Bay’s iconic Spell Store, Cactus Rose Villa is your home away from home whilst visiting Byron Bay. The dreamy bedroom at Cactus Rose is veiled in a cloud like bed canopy, fitted with the softest of cotton, linen and bamboo fabrics. Surrounded by sloping ceilings, attic style windows and decorative pendant lighting, the prefect place to unwind.