Whether you’re looking for a Valentine’s Day getaway or want to treat your sweetheart to a much needed vacation any time of year, the world is brimming with romantic destinations. Relax, rest and create amazing memories with the person you love. Here are nine fairy-tale getaways you won’t want to miss.
This world-renowned wine country is peaceful, beautiful, and best of all, filled with delectable cuisine and local wines. Take a wine tour at award-winning vineyards, hike through ancient redwoods or enjoy a romantic dinner for two. A huge benefit to visiting Napa is that San Francisco is a just a short drive away. You can also take inspiration from this well-known region and discover the vast variety of wine-tasting options throughout Europe.
No matter the island, Hawaii is a romantic paradise filled with natural treasures to discover. Waikiki on Oahu is undoubtedly one of the top romantic destinations in the Western United States, but you can discover a more private paradise on Kauai along the Na Pali coast and at Waimea Canyon. You cannot go wrong with Hawaii, or any tropical island chain for that matter!
Vancouver and much of Canada are extremely underrated destinations, especially considering all they have to offer. Vancouver has often been called the most beautiful city in North America during springtime. Nearby you will find Vancouver Island and Whistler, with views of the snow-capped Rockies. Stay warm by the fire or tackle the snowy slopes, just as long as you take time to appreciate the wilderness of Canada.
We all know that Paris is the “city of love”… and for good reason! However, if you travel to the many beautiful regions of France you may discover that the entire country was made for romance. The castles in the Loire Valley will take you to a fairy tale world from storybooks, while the French Riviera inspires the classic European ideals of a perfect getaway.
Practically nothing is as synonymous with Argentina as one of the most romantic music and dance genres in the world—tango. Enjoy a tango show accompanied by a delicious typical Argentine dinner, giving a taste to all your senses in an unforgettable night. Then head to nearby Chile to enjoy the region’s renowned vineyards and amazing wines.
Enjoy amazing views of the Mediterranean with the person you love. Spend three romantic nights on the island of Santorini with this vacation package from Athens. Enjoy a sunset cruise and soak in the island’s famous pools while sipping wine and enjoying the vast views of the sea. Or, enjoy a seven-day Greece Honeymoon Package which includes sightseeing in Athens to the many storied ancient ruins.
San Diego, California
This scenic Southern California city has something for everyone. Families can vacation here with the outdoor parks and theme parks nearby, while those getting away for a romantic weekend can visit the endless beaches or enjoy a romantic cruise.
In truth, there is no way you can go wrong with Italy. From Venice to Florence to Rome, there is beauty in everything from the food to the architecture. The coastal cities of the Amalfi Coast and Cinque Terre are particularly spectacular. Or, enjoy unforgettable wine tasting on a day trip to Tuscany.
Located on the Caribbean, this breathtaking resort town is one of Mexico’s treasures. While white sand, sun and refreshing beaches make it the perfect destination for anyone looking for some quality rest and relaxation. Discover ancient Mayan ruins on a day trip to Chichen Itza. Take a luxury catamaran trip to Isla Mujeres for a snorkeling trip and to explore an underwater museum. Or, give your sweetheart the unforgettable experience of swimming with dolphins.