- an imaginary paradise on earth, especially a remote and exotic utopia.
- a faraway haven or hideaway of idyllic beauty and tranquility.
Origin of Shangri-la
Examples from the Web for shangri-la
Contemporary Examples of shangri-la
But Ello is not the Shangri-La of social networks that it might appear to be at first blush.Ello, Is It You We’re Looking For?
September 26, 2014
She checked into an entire 41-room floor of the Shangri-La Hotel on 23 December.Saudi Princess Dodges $8m bill
June 4, 2012
Still, many Africans see it as a Shangri-la, and the borders are porous.Will the World Cup Start a Riot?
Gretchen L. Wilson
June 10, 2010
Historical Examples of shangri-la
First you get me drunk—only I'm not high any more—then you take me to Shangri-La.The Five Arrows
- a remote or imaginary utopia