There are several places on the map of Europe that stand out as destinations for luxury travel. And European Best Destinations, an expert in selecting the best destinations in Europe for each type of trip, has published the list of the 10 most unique places to travel this year.

In first place is Marbella in Spain, followed by Positano in Italy with Madeira then coming in third.

According to the publication, Madeira is a place "where you dream of going at least once in your life".

"Madeira is a perfect choice for nature lovers. And it is also an ideal destination for a honeymoon, a proposal or a winter sun getaway", concludes European Best Destinations.