Emma Matthews is the head of a luxury concierge service Quintessentially. Here he shares his list of goals most desired holiday premium services by members of the Asia Pacific region.
Stay at a five star hotel or relax at the beach is a vacation dream of many people, but not such activities are looking for luxury travelers. They are looking for trips that provide the experience of a lifetime or a luxury. Because of his best-selling type of vacation like this, Quintessentially Escape was founded.
This type of vacation they want, including whale watching in Argentina, wine tasting in South Africa, Kenya luxury safaris, private tours to the Pyramids, or a driving tour along the western China. The objectives of this rich popular tourists including India, Egypt, and Africa, but now more and more requests came for China. Latin American countries, like Peru, Brazil and Costa Rica also proved popular.
The luxury travelers are looking for authentic experiences, but they also want the hotels, resorts and airlines are concerned about the environment. Environmental responsibility that they seek not merely to limit washing towels. They are more interested in how they travel and support local communities to use natural ingredients. They do not want to hide in the resort are closed - they just want to go deeper in the destination and its people.
Some vacation packages are already available to Quintessentially members include: driving on the China tour, trekking in Papua New Guinea, horse riding holiday in Mongolia, sailing in Asian waters using private yacht like Silolana, wine tasting in South Africa, various matters involving Latin America such as Mexico , Costa Rica and Argentina, as well as archaeological tours in Egypt.
Here are some popular luxury destination in Asia, which was visited by members of Quintessentially:
1. Leti 360°, India
2. Sal Salis, Ningaloo Reef, Australia
3. YL Residence No. 17, Koh Samui
4. Tawaraya Ryokan, Kyoto, Japan
5. Hotel De La Paix, Siem Reap
6. Trisara, Phuket
7. Tenda Kemah Four Seasons, Segitiga Emas
8. The Peninsula, Shanghai
9. Uma Paro, Bhutan
10. Silolona Boat, Indonesia