so when you Oprah Winfrey and you America’s richest female celebrity, you have a net worth of $2.8 billion (yes, BILLION), where do you go when you want to get away from it all? The travel options of the famous talk show host might surprise you.
Today, Forbes released its first-ever ranking of America’s richest celebrities, offering a glimpse into the bank accounts of some of the richest people on the planet. At Women@Forbes, we’re most interested in the women on the list: self-made celebrities who don’t care about money, travel in private jets, sail on stylish yachts, live in expensive villas, and own millions of dollars holiday home.
Forbes Top 20 Women
Oprah Winfrey: Net worth $2.8 billion
The richest women on the Forbes list called 2017 the “year of adventure” in the January 2017 issue of O Magazine. For the magazine’s cover story, Oprah Winfrey even flew to one of America’s most dramatic natural wonders: the Grand Canyon. However, she admitted on the magazine’s page that she’s actually “a nerd.” It makes sense: Earlier this year, Winfrey bought a $28.9 million equestrian ranch in California.42 acres The property is a 4,800-square-foot home with four fireplaces and a swimming pool, as well as plenty of stables and riding pens. This isn’t Winfrey’s only comfy crash pad: She also owns a $14 million mountaintop ski lodge in Telluride, Colorado, with her own “wine mine” and super-top ski lodge.Ropes in Santa Barbara and Maui, California.
Madonna: worth $560 million
The next woman on the list is Madonna, the travel-obsessed material girl. Much of her fortune is due to her concert tour (which grossed $1.4 billion at the box office). For her birthday this August, Madonna flew to Cuba with her children and a group of close friends. They danced on a table in a Havana bar, toured the city in a vintage 1950s car, and stayed at the Saratoga Hotel. In the past year alone, the pop diva has had many fascinating trips. She was also spotted attending a friend’s wedding in the southern Italian town of Puglia. In African countries Kenya and Malawi with her adopted children; in London, to name a few. And that’s not all: Madonna also owns a horse ranch in the Tony Hampton enclave in Bridgehampton, Manhattan, a townhouse three times wide, and she reportedly bought a $20 million penthouse in Tel Aviv . No wonder one of Madonna’s most famous songs is “Holiday” – she lives it.
Barbra Streisand: Net worth $370 million
Record sales paid off for another singer—Barbra Streisand, No. 19 on the Forbes list, with an impressive $370 million fortune.Her choice: beachside cliffside compound in beach town california Malibu, Barbara has her own personal shopping mall, which includes a “shop” where she can display her collection antiqueThe singer and her husband James Brolin also love to escape to places like Mallorca in Spain and St Tropez on the French Riviera.
Casey Ireland: Net worth $360 million
Model-turned-tycoon Kathy Ireland is No. 20 on the list, thanks to her licensing empire, Kathy Ireland Worldwide. Among her many commercial ventures, Ireland rents out a group of homes so anyone can vacation like a supermodel.A notable property is the Elizabeth House, which once belonged to Elizabeth Taylor and was known as the Palm Springs Estate “Desert Pearl. “ Ireland originally designed the four-bedroom, five-bath property for Taylor.Other locations in Ireland amazingly beautiful Vacation Homes: Greece, Hawaii and Fiji.
Beyond the top 20
Here are some more female stars who didn’t make the top 20, but very rich And definitely know how to travel in style.
Nora Roberts: Net worth $350 million
hot romance novelist Nora Roberts Writing five or more books a year is really popular. Ireland is naturally one of her favourite retreats: many of her books are kept there. Roberts also helped turn her hometown of Boonesboro, Maryland, a countryside near Antietam, into an independent resort.she has two restaurants, A bookstore in a pre-Civil War building called Turn the Page, Gift shop and the Boonesboro Hotel, a family owned rooms named after literary couples like Jane and Rochester Jane Eyre.
Judge Judy: Net worth $330 million
As more and more Luxury Holiday Home Portfolio In America, you can say TV’s top judge (real name Judith Shemdlin) has another career: real estate mogul. Her new $8.9 million mansion in Naples, Florida, is more of a resort, with multiple bedrooms, a lagoon and three waterfalls.She also owns a nine-bedroom estate Greenwich, Connecticut; a Five-bedroom condo at luxury montage Beverly Hills hotel; and $8.5 million Manhattan duplex penthouseIt’s hard to imagine that she has so many residences with free time, but Judge Judy is also known to shine in places like the Exuma Islands in the Bahamas.
Danielle Steele: Net worth $320 million
Romance fiction writing has clearly paid off.Danielle Steele lives in one of them San Francisco Most top homes: Spreckels Building, a Gorgeous 55 room Beaux Arts building. Rumor had it that Steele had so many parties that she bought 25 nearby parking spaces to park all her friends’ cars.
Taylor Swift: Net worth $255 million
Millennial pop star Taylor Swift certainly knows how to enjoy her down time. In 2013, she bought a $17 million waterfront mansion in Watch Hill, Rhode Island, where she threw a highly regarded Fourth of July party that attracted Gigi Hadid, Karlie Kloss, Kesha and Blake Lively and other famous people. Another Swift vacation? On Hamilton Island in Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, she took her team of 125 on vacation last year when her tour ended.
Ellen DeGeneres: Net worth $240 million
funny lady Ellen Degeneres is an avid traveler, vacationing with Portia De Rossi on the French Caribbean island of St. Barts. hit Dalmatian island of Hvar in Croatia and Explore the Adriatic Sea on a yacht; go on a safari in South Africa; and fly to the dreamy Tahiti island of Bora Bora.But when she really wanted to escape, DeGeneres and De Rossi headed to their $26.5 million mansion in Montecito, California Nine Fireplaces and Ocean Views.
Sandra Bullock: Net worth $150 million
Actress Sandra Bullock seems to be a bit of a real estate junkie.Over the years, she has accumulated peopleFrom an og-cabin-style home outside Jackson Hole, Wyoming, to a three-story beach house with a wraparound porch in charming Tybee Island, Georgia.She also has a hiding place exist New Orleans Garden District; at Lake Austin Austin, Texas; SoHo in New York City; and in Los Angeles.
Katy Perry: Net worth $125 million
The constant touring keeps Katy Perry busy, but she also manages to squeeze in vacations to places like Sardinia, Italy, where she and boyfriend orlando bloom Made headlines this summer (the couple also traveled to Hawaii and France). Another summer favorite: the Greek Islands, which is a staple of Perry’s Instagram.
Angelina Jolie: $100 million
former united nations goodwill ambassador Angelina Jolie works tirelessly on field trips around the world, well documented. She even wrote a book, my travel notes (Simon & Schuster), on her visits to refugees in Africa, Cambodia, Pakistan and Ecuador. And then all her other high-profile trips, Adopted son Maddox from Cambodia to Namibia, where she gave birth to daughter Shiloh. Want to vacation like Julie?Miraval Castle, she The 17th-century French estate of soon-to-be ex-husband Brad Pitt is currently on the market for a whopping $60 million.