So you’re at that point of your relationship where you’re solidifying the whole thing with promise rings and maybe a few spoken vows that mean the world to the two of you. Why not take things up a notch with a romantic getaway trip?
Whether you’d like to discover new places around you or your partner’s hometown or you’d want to get lost in a country you know next to nothing of, there are several benefits to traveling as a couple.
It will allow you to align your life goals and create new memories you can share with the people you love.
Love the idea but don’t quite know where to go yet. We’ve got you! Below are nine of the most romantic getaway trips you can enjoy as a couple.
1. Barcelona, Spain
Combining vibrant food culture, remarkable Gaudí wonders, and balmy weather make Barcelona one of the most romantic getaway destinations in Western Europe.
Make your trip memorable with adventures and activities such as culinary tours and workshops, dancing classes, and sailing.
Don’t forget to stop by not to be missed attractions like the Chocolate Museum, La Rambla, Magical Fountain, and La Boqueria.
2. Tuscany, Italy
So many couples dream of visiting Tuscany—and for a good reason! Tuscany is the ideal location for a romantic holiday since it is stunningly gorgeous at every turn and offers lots of delectable cuisine and wine.
Dine at Enoteca Pinchiorri in Florence or La Cantinetta Di Rignana in Chianti, where you’ll fantasize about Italian cuisine for years.
Stay at Castello di Ristonchi, a thousand-year-old medieval castle perched high above picturesque towns, vineyards, and olive groves in the Tuscan hills.
Go all out and book the historic watchtower at the top, where you can gaze out the window onto an Italian fairytale setting.
3. Marrakech, Morocco
Located in Northern Africa, Marrakech is every explorer’s dream. So if you’re a couple who loves going on adventures and enjoying new experiences, this is a place that has to be on your bucket list.
The Red City strikes a harmonious mix between its old traditions and modern allure. The vibrant culinary scene, stunning medina, great museums, and vast souks and markets make for an unforgettable experience.
When in Marrakech, don’t forget to try a hammam, a public steam room where you can relax and bathe. The city is also recognized for its numerous museums with stunning architecture and incredible exhibits.
4. Kyoto, Japan
If you’re the type of couple who loves traveling to achieve peace and remind yourself to stop and smell the cherry blossoms once in a while, Kyoto is a must-visit!
Kyoto attracts millions of visitors yearly because of its serene bamboo forests, gorgeous architecture, historic temples, and majestic shrines. As the cherry blossom trees begin to bloom and blanket the city in a light pink hue, this city is the place to feel oneness with nature.
5. Bali, Indonesia
Bali, nestled between the islands of Lombok and Java, has become one of Asia’s most popular vacation spots for visitors searching for an enjoyable and relaxing holiday. There are many possibilities for you and your partner here, from Ubud to Sanur.
This island paradise’s beaches and mountains provide a little bit of everything for you, from surfing and snorkeling to shopping and sightseeing.
One of the best things about Bali is that every resort is only a short distance away from the other alternatives, so you can spend a day shopping or an evening out on the town without driving too far.
6. Buenos Aires, Argentina
Like Paris and other beautiful cities, Buenos Aires has architecture, gastronomy, and wine sprinkled with that impeccable Latin spirit and tango.
In Argentina’s capital, lovers can spend their days strolling through the city, gazing up at neoclassical, Greco-Roman, and Art Deco buildings.
You can also cross the Santiago Calatrava-designed Women’s Bridge in Puerto Madero or search for Evita’s grave in Recoleta Cemetery. Of course, don’t forget to learn to dance like a local!
7. Honolulu, Hawaii
Hawaii boasts several romantic vacation locations, the most popular Honolulu.
For couples, this piece of heaven on Earth provides beautiful beaches, scuba diving, snorkeling, Luau experiences, underwater scooter rides, and the famed Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, among other things.
8. The Maldives
Known as one of the world’s most romantic destinations, The Maldives are a group of 1,192 coral islands about 90,000 miles southwest of India. The islands are built on the rim of a massive underwater volcano.
The Maldives are famed for their beautiful beaches, abundant marine life, gorgeous coastlines, and bright coral reefs. The best season to visit the Maldives is from April to October when the water is clear enough for scuba diving, snorkeling, and other water sports.
If you’re the kind of couple who loves trekking, Nepal offers a mix of romantic elements such as mountain ranges, deep valleys, narrow walkways, and serene lakes. You also shouldn’t miss the country’s rich culture and traditional heritage buildings.
Nepal is both mystical and mythical, as well as spiritual and tranquil. This place that seemingly came out of a storybook will provide you with the most romantic moods, auras, and spirits, allowing your love to blossom to its full glory.
Make It A Getaway to Remember
Whatever your travel style is, individually or as a couple, there’s a whole world waiting for you to experience. And with these getaway trips come lots and lots of stories and memories you’ll keep forever.
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