10 most expensive destinations in the world 2014

Top online hotel search and compare portal HotelsCombined.com shared its list of the ten (10) most expensive destinations in the world for 2014; You might want to take a peek!

10 Most Expensive Destinations in the World 2014

1. Maldives

Maldives, now officially called 'Republic of the Maldives', can be found between Minicoy Island and the Chagos Archipelago.

Maldives

Maldives is a vast submarine mountain range situated in the Indian Ocean.

2. Seychelles

Seychelles / 'Republic of Seychelles' is an archipelago in the Indian Ocean that is made up of 155 islands.

Seychelles

3. Aruba

Aruba is an island in the Caribbean Sea. Together with the islands Bonaire and CuraƧao, Aruba forms an island group generally referred to as the ABC islands. The group is also called the 'Netherlands Antilles' or 'The Dutch Caribbean.'

Aruba

4. Monaco

Monaco, which is also called 'Principality of Monaco' is a sovereign state (micro) located on the French Riviera in Western Europe. It is governed by a constitutional monarch.

Monaco

5. Mauritius

Mauritius is an island nation located in the Indian Ocean. It is about 2,000 kilometers off the southeast coast of the African continent. In the medieval era, Mauritius was often visited by the Arabs and the Portuguese.

Mauritius

6. French Polynesia

French Polynesia is a group of geographically dispersed islands that are stretching over more than 2000 kilometers of an area in the South Pacific Ocean.

There are at least five (5) groups of islands dividing French Polynesia:

Society Islands archipelago (Windward Islands and Leeward Islands), Tuamotu Archipelago, Gambier Islands, Marquesas Islands, Austral Islands

French Polynesia

7. Bahamas

Bahamas or Commonwealth of The Bahamas is an island in the Atlantic Ocean. It is in the north of Cuba and Hispaniola, in the northwest of the Turks and Caicos islands, and southeast of Florida.

Bahamas

8. Cook Islands

Island country Cook Islands is under a free association with New Zealand. It is made up of 15 small islands, totalling a land area of 240 square kilometers. It's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) covers 1,800,000 square kilometers.

Cook Islands

9. Vanuatu

Vanuatu or Republic of Vanuatu is located in the South Pacific Ocean. It is an archipelago that is volcanic in origin. It is found in the west of Fiji, and southeast of the Solomon Islands, close to New Guinea.

Vanuatu

10. Mozambique

Mozambique (Republic of Mozambique) is bordered by the following:
  • Indian Ocean to the east
  • Tanzania to the north
  • Malawi and Zambia to the northwest
  • Zimbabwe to the west
  • Swaziland and South Africa to the southwest
Mozambique

Do you have any plans to travel before the end of 2014? Do you have any other places to add to our featured 10 Most Expensive Destinations 2014?

Photo sources / credits: Maldives - blog.perfect-tour.bg / Seychelles - cdn.kiwicollection.com / Aruba - drpintl.com / Monaco - anurturingmoment.blogspot.com / Mauritius - www.sueddeutsche.de / French-Polynesia - foundtheworld.com / Bahamas - www.worldtraveldesigner.it / Cook Islands - tropicalresortvacations.net / Vanuatu - bryan-thelifeofbryan.blogspot.com / Mozambique - www.touropia.com

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