Luxury travel does not have to be expensive. It also does not have to be all trappings and no substance. There is a healthy medium to cost and real luxury that will leave the traveler well afforded to the best opportunities vacation can offer. To achieve the best of the medium, often times, a travel membership works well. Packages offered through travel clubs will include luxury travel hotels or resorts, great food and sight seeing.If the traveler wants to take a trip to Paris or London, for example, it will be best to have an itinerary. There are so many wonderful sights to see and activities to behold. Because of this going without a nicely crafted plan can make the vacation fell harried and full of effort. Consulting with an experienced travel planner can help a vacationer to pick the best locations to visit and hotels to stay in. They can even assist with finding the best food to enjoy in any region. Even if a traveler is going to for a winter getaway to a warm beach location the cliché and tourist overrun locations can be avoided for a truly luxury travel experience.Beach vacations can be among the most luxurious getaways available. The beaches of Spain offer refined elegance. The beaches on the Caribbean offer relaxation and fine, first-class service. Taking a trip to Cape Town also offers great weather and fine culture. Add to that the bonus of being a world location where the dollar is strong and a traveler can get the most for his or her money.