From luxurious fashion to high-end restaurants and imposing mansions, these are the most expensive items in the world. In the words of Coco Chanel, “the best things in life are free. The second best are very expensive”.
MOST EXPENSIVE ITEMS IN THE WORLD
Although cost isn’t always an indication of quality, it often makes a difference. The finest materials don’t come cheap, and some of them are extremely rare.
In a few cases, clever marketing drives prices up. For many expensive handbags there are waiting lists, which makes people want them even more.
Complicated and lengthy production processes are another factor in high prices. Some of the most luxurious watches in the world are handmade to order and take many hours to make.
MOST EXPENSIVE FOOD IN THE WORLD
From costly spices to expensive fungi and the best tea in the world, here are the most extravagant food and drink items. If you have a taste for sparkling wine, you’ll enjoy our features on the different types of Champagne bottles, the best types of Champagne and cava.
MOST EXPENSIVE CONSUMER ITEMS
Whether you prefer to splurge on investment pieces or little luxuries such as lipsticks, there is plenty here to tempt you. Costly consumer goods are often crafted from rare metals, woods or other hard to find components.
Or dine in a London igloo restaurant for a truly unique experience!
LUXURIOUS TRAVEL EXPERIENCES
There are some incredible luxury hotels around the world, such as these ones with hot tubs in the rooms. If you prefer an outdoors experience, these American natural hot springs are worth checking out too.
Horticultural fans will enjoy our features on the best gardens in the world and the most beautiful sculpture parks. Those who appreciate art should read our articles on the best virtual art museum tours – the bonus is that they are free! Discover the most famous sculptures worldwide and the most iconic painters in the history of art.
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