A romantic getaway usually includes the likes of beautiful beaches and candlelit dinners. However, the best romantic destinations have something else. They have a charm of their own. Something hangs in the air that makes them a heavenly place for love to blossom. With the year ending and Valentine’s Day just around the corner, the search for the best romantic destinations becomes even more difficult.
To help you with your dilemmas of planning a honeymoon or just a romantic getaway, we bring to you a list of the best romantic destinations.
The “city of lights” is the epitome of romantic travel destinations. It is here that most of the fantasies of the perfect romance take place. It is here that a lot of girls want to be proposed. If there was a city that was symbolic of love and romance then it is Paris. Take a hand in hand stroll along the Seine and follow it up with a candlelit dinner at a bistro. Spend the night in the arms of your beloved watching the Eiffel tower. Climb up the steps of Sacré-Coeur to experience a fairy tale worthy view and sunset. Paris is the city where romance novels are born and written and there is no shortage of romantic things to do.
Wellington, New Zealand
The city has a natural beauty and a sense of mystical ambience. You can wander along the misty hillsides or the waterfront promenades or hike through a green valley. One can do all those things you read about. The most romantic and straight out of the books thing you can do is taking a carriage ride. A horse-drawn carriage ride can take you to the nearby town of Martinborough. You can spend a romantic day in the vineyards of this town. Wellington is so mystical that it is as if it was made for lovers.
Buenos Aires, Argentina
This city is one of the best romantic destinations and certainly one with colourful nightlife. You can dress up and relax in the red velvet seats of the Teatro Colón and enjoy ballet or an opera. The city boasts of acres of parks that are perfect for the hand in hand stroll after the ballet. There are tonnes of simply awesome restaurants and there is no shortage of clubs. Buenos Aires is a happening place and it can be the most happening thing of your romantic life.
This is a city that will enchant you. The open squares, picturesque houses and cobblestoned streets make the perfect setting of a romantic getaway. You can take romantic boat rides through the beautiful canals and climb the 366 steps of Belfort. The view at the top is breathtaking and you might be able to steal a kiss or two. Burges gives you a perfect fairy tale romance setting. You can take a horse-drawn carriage ride to Beguinage to the sprawling monastery that has a pond filled with swans!
Travellers have often used the word “beautiful” to describe this island. Maui lives up to all the expectations and tales that exist about its beauty. The white beaches and lush green valleys are ideal for the romantic strolls that exist only in stories. A trip to the beautiful historic villages is the definition of quality time. The island is dotted with resorts that provide ocean view rooms that are the definition of a romantic getaway.
We hope that you visit these five places at least once with your beloved. These are after all the best romantic destinations in the world. These places will ensure that you return a little more in love. Even if you thought that it was not possible.