World cities day

Every October 31st, the world unites to celebrate the vibrant tapestry of urban life as part of World Cities Day. It’s a day when globetrotters revel in the allure of metropolitan destinations. Cities are the beating hearts of our modern world, teeming with history, culture, and experiences waiting to be discovered. As we mark this special day, we can’t help but think about how exploring cities is one of the most exhilarating travel adventures one can embark upon.

To underscore the magnetic charm of cities, we recently conducted a survey in collaboration with a Cheshire-based business. The goal? To find out which cities hold the top spots on their travel wish lists. The results were nothing short of fascinating and have inspired us to delve deeper into the world of urban exploration.

In this blog, we’ll delve into why cities are some of the best travel adventures you can have and which was voted the most popular to travel too. From the pulsating energy of city streets to the treasures of culture, cuisine, and history that lie within, we’ll journey through the enchanting world of urban travel. So, fasten your seatbelts and join us as we navigate the bustling boulevards and hidden gems of cities across the globe.

Your next unforgettable journey awaits!


Buenos Aires, the “Paris of South America,” beckons luxury travelers with its irresistible blend of elegance, culture, and unparalleled charm. This cosmopolitan capital city boasts an enchanting tapestry of history and modernity, creating a captivating backdrop for those seeking the finest experiences. The city’s luxurious appeal lies in its grand European-inspired architecture, world-class cuisine, and a vibrant arts and tango scene. Discerning travelers can indulge in exquisite dining at Michelin-starred restaurants, pamper themselves at opulent spa retreats, and explore the city’s high-end boutiques. With an array of boutique hotels, each exuding its own distinct character, Buenos Aires offers a taste of refined living, where comfort and style merge effortlessly. From the grand boulevards of Recoleta to the vibrant streets of Palermo, Buenos Aires is a city where luxury is woven into every facet, making it an irresistible destination for those who seek an elevated travel experience.


Cape Town, a jewel nestled on the southern tip of Africa, is a city that beckons luxury travellers with its unique blend of natural beauty and opulent offerings. Set against the dramatic backdrop of Table Mountain and surrounded by pristine beaches, this city showcases a breath taking canvas. Luxury accommodations, including world-class boutique hotels and villas, cater to those with a taste for the finer things in life, providing exceptional comfort and top-tier amenities. The culinary scene is equally impressive, with an abundance of award-winning restaurants that tantalize the taste buds. Adventure seekers can savour private wine tours in the renowned Cape Winelands, while culture enthusiasts explore the city’s history and art scene. Whether you’re witnessing the sun dip below the Atlantic Ocean from the iconic Camps Bay or sipping South African wines in a private reserve, Cape Town offers a harmonious blend of luxury, natural wonders, and cultural richness, making it a captivating destination for those in search of the extraordinary.


Hong Kong, a bustling metropolis at the crossroads of East and West, is an enticing haven for travellers seeking an unforgettable urban adventure. This cosmopolitan city is a paradise for those with a penchant for opulence and sophistication. High-end accommodations, including lavish skyscraper hotels and sumptuous waterfront suites, offer panoramic views of the iconic skyline and luxurious amenities. Fine dining in Hong Kong is a world-class affair, with a plethora of Michelin-starred restaurants offering gastronomic delights that celebrate both local and international flavours. Shoppers can indulge in a treasure trove of designer boutiques and bespoke tailors, while culture aficionados can explore ancient temples, contemporary art galleries, and vibrant street markets. Whether you’re enjoying a cocktail at a rooftop bar overlooking Victoria Harbour or experiencing the thrill of a private yacht cruise, Hong Kong offers a harmonious blend of modernity and tradition, making it an exceptional destination for those seeking a luxury travel experience like no other. 


Lisbon, the sun-kissed capital of Portugal, is an enticing playground for travellers seeking an exquisite European escape. With its picturesque hillsides, historic neighbourhoods, and a stunning coastal backdrop, Lisbon exudes an undeniable allure. Luxury accommodations range from elegant boutique hotels with panoramic views of the Tagus River to opulent 18th-century mansions transformed into sumptuous guesthouses. The city’s culinary scene dazzles with Michelin-starred restaurants serving a fusion of Mediterranean flavours, and hidden gems in charming cobblestone alleys offering delectable Portuguese cuisine. Discerning shoppers will revel in Lisbon’s exquisite boutiques and traditional markets, while art and history enthusiasts can explore ancient castles, palaces, and world-class museums. Whether savouring a glass of fine Portuguese wine in a historic wine cellar or enjoying a private Fado music performance in a historic courtyard, Lisbon is a city that seamlessly marries luxury, culture and authenticity. 


San Francisco, perched on the stunning California coastline, is a captivating destination for luxury travellers seeking the perfect blend of modern sophistication and timeless charm. This iconic city boasts a range of exclusive accommodations, from lavish waterfront hotels offering panoramic views of the Golden Gate Bridge to opulent boutique stays tucked away in the heart of the city. Culinary delights abound, with renowned Michelin-starred restaurants and artisanal eateries offering the finest in global and locally sourced cuisine. Luxury shopping districts like Union Square and sophisticated neighbourhoods like Pacific Heights cater to the discerning shopper. San Francisco’s rich cultural tapestry unfolds in its world-class museums, historic landmarks, and thriving arts scene. Whether you’re taking in the city’s iconic cable cars, embarking on a private wine tasting tour in Napa Valley, or enjoying a scenic yacht cruise along the bay, San Francisco promises a luxurious, unforgettable experience for those who appreciate the finer things in life. 



(Survey conducted by Cheshire Marketing Agency – Trinity Create)

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