Paltrow under fire for boasting about pricey Indonesian trip

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow had sailed around the Indonesian archipelago with her children on a luxury yacht in May. She was slammed by Twitter followers after she mentioned the amount she spent on the holiday.

UNITED STATES - Gwyneth Paltrow received a Twitter backlash after boasting about her £72,000 (S$137,200) Indonesian holiday on board a luxury yacht to fans on her digital lifestyle newsletter Goop.

The 40-year-old posted: "Our amazing boat was designed after traditional Indonesian trade boats that sailed along the historical Spice Routes... "

She and her two children had sailed along the archipelago over four days in May.

One reader replied: "Oh, going to Indonesia? Pfft. Been there 75 times. Stayed in a castle and wore a tiara at all times."

Another added: "Really, Gwyneth? Sail around the Indonesian archipelago, you say? Why didn't I think of that?! #goop #schmoop."