Inside Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s European Vacation

Beyoncé and Jay-Z have worked diligently at their respective careers, having the success that most of us only dream about. However, as hard as the A-list couple works, they also spare no expense when it comes to relaxing.

With so much at their disposal, the Brooklyn-born rapper and the Houston-born singer are determined to show their children as much of the world as possible. Though they’ve been spending quality time as a family amid quarantine, the pair are no strangers to stunning family vacations.

Beyoncé and Jay-Z sensational European vacation from 2018 is still incredibly aspirational.

Beyonce and Jay during the Men's Final on Day Fifteen of the 2011 US Open
Beyonce and Jay | Al Bello/Getty Imag

How many years have Beyoncé and Jay-Z been together?

In his song, “4:44” Jay-Z references the fact that he and Beyoncé became an official couple on the singer’s 21st birthday which would have been September 4, 2002. The pair initially met in 2000 while attending MTV’s Spring Break Festival.

The singer was in a relationship at the time and she was attending the festival with her group Destiny’s Child who was already skyrocketing as one of the best-selling girl groups of all time. The Brooklyn-born rapper was 30 then and had already released five albums.

The duo reconnected the following year at the 9/11 “Concert for New York City.” The Blueprint rapper asked a now-single Beyoncé for her number, and the pair began dating. However, until they tied the knot in 2008, the couple did not talk about their relationship with the media.

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Where do Jay-Z and Beyoncé vacation?

With a combined net worth of well over $1.5 billion, the Everything Is Love artists spare no expense when it comes to rest and relaxation. The couple has found opulent vacation spots globally, including Hawaii, Italy, the Dominican Republic, Thailand, and Rome.

The duo took their three children on a low-key quarantine vacation in Sept. 2020 where they rented a luxury mega-yacht that cost $2 million per week. RAP UP reported that the ship is named LANA is longer than a football field and features eight en-suite staterooms, seven VIP rooms, and a master suite. It has room for 12 guests and 34 crew members.

The couple also loves to visit Paris. Their go-to hotel is the Hotel Le Meurice, which costs an astounding $20,000 per night for its two-story penthouse. The massive overlooks the Tuileries Gardens in Paris. It includes a private kitchen, a glass-enclosed dining room, and an enormous private open-air terrace.

Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s European vacation in 2018 was lavish

In 2018 between the European and North American legs of their On the Run II tour, the power couple vacationed in Europe sailing around the Mediterranean sea in billionaire Shahid Khan’s mega yacht.

Beyoncé shared snaps of the family vacation on her website via PopSugar. The photos included stunning outfits, snaps of their children, Blue Ivy, Sir, and Rumi lounging by the pool, and more picture-perfect moments. The couple visited various museums in Europe. The Carters were also joined by the singer’s mom, Tina Knowles Lawson.

The couple stopped everywhere from Nice to Paris soaking up the sun and taking in the waves.