Latest Celebrity Getaways

Dubai is out of favor, but these destinations are heating up
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 5, 2009 5:47 AM CST
Latest Celebrity Getaways
Kenya: Elephants are seen in the Masai Mara Game Reserve.   (AP Photo/ Tom Odula)

With Dubai in dire straits, where will jet-setters go now? The Frisky knows. See full details here.

  • Morocco: Big names like Gwyneth Paltrow and Jennifer Aniston were in Marrakesh recently for the opening of a Chopard jewelry boutique.
  • Croatia: With the war over, celebs such as Steven Spielberg and Robert De Niro have been enjoying the Mediterranean beaches and cuisine.

  • Turks and Caicos: This 40-island archipelago in the British West Indies is drawing the likes of Barbra Streisand and Britney Spears with its luxury resorts.
  • South Africa: Oprah Winfrey and Beyoncé are among recent visitors.
  • Bora Bora: Coral gardens and lush spas have lured Janet Jackson and Drew Barrymore, among others, to this French Polynesian island.
  • Kenya: Great weather and scarce media make this a great place to hide out. Bill Gates and the Williams sisters have been spotted.
  • Whistler, British Columbia: The site of the 2010 Winter Olympics is bringing in celebs toting skis and snowboards.

(Read more Morocco stories.)

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