Top Romantic Destinations across the Globe
Are you stuck in the endless cycle of travelling to only two places – office and home? Wondering how to break free from the monotony of your mundane routine and rekindle your zeal for life? Then wait no more and plan a romantic vacation with your significant other to revive the charm in your relationship and rejuvenate your souls. Here are some of the highly recommended romantic destinations across the globe that will definitely reignite the fading spark in your lives.
This iconic crescent-shaped island along the Aegean Sea is one of the most sought after romantic getaway for many people across the globe, and rightly so! With its postcard-worthy scenery comprising sparkling cerulean sea and whitewashed villas on the cliff, Santorini is a sight to behold. You can take a romantic walk through the picturesque alleys of Oia and Fira, indulge in delectable Greek cuisine in the quaint cafes or bistros by the Aegean Sea while enjoying the soothing sea breeze, go on hikes or on cruise rides and watch the sunsets together. This enchanting Greek island is sure to leave you with memories that you will cherish forever.
This small island-nation in the Indian Ocean is a paradise for romance-seekers. An archipelago of around 200 spectacularly beautiful islands, many of which have been converted into luxury resorts, Maldives has emerged as one of the favourite destinations among celebrities in the past few years. From overwater bungalows suspended over crystal-clear turquoise water of the Indian Ocean to the vibrant coral reefs around the islands, Maldives offer some of the most mesmerising vistas that will remain etched in your memory for lifetime. There are a lot of exciting activities to do in Maldives with your special person such as scuba diving, snorkelling, Dolphin cruise on private yacht, submarine ride, exotic couple spa therapy, candlelit romantic dinner on the beach and swimming in private infinity pools of the resorts there. To plan and find the best deals at the most sought-after luxury resorts on the islands, check out travel sites like Expedia and Hotels.com.
Italy offers a perfect blend of art, architecture, culture, romantic ambience and a lot of heavenly food! This European nation along the Mediterranean Sea has every possible ingredient that makes for a wholesome romantic vacation. From taking a stroll through the glorious city of Rome or admiring the awe-inspiring art and architecture of Florence to sailing on a gondola ride along the canals of Venice or unwinding on the beautiful shores of Amalfi Coast, there is so much to do in Italy that you will never want to leave! Whether you are a history buff, an art enthusiast, a nature-lover, an adventure junkie, a foodie or a combination of all these, Italy has plenty of stunning attractions to keep you engrossed. Some of the things to add to your Italian bucket-list – a drive along the gorgeous Amalfi Coast; hiking to the top of Mt. Etna (one of the biggest active volcanoes in the world); visiting the breath-taking monuments like Sistine Chapel, the Colosseum, Santa Maria del Fiore, Saint Peter’s Basilica, St. Mark’s Basilica, the Pantheon, Valley of the Temples and the Leaning Tower of Pisa; exploring the archaeological remains of Pompeii and Herculaneum; trying the best pizzas at Naples and pasta in Bologna and much more!
Kyoto is what fairy tales are made of. This charming city which was once the capital of Japan, has a rich historical and cultural heritage that makes this place a must-visit. The ornate temples and shrines such as Kiyomizu-dera temple and Fushimi Inari-Taisha shrine are embodiment of timeless beauty that will leave you spellbound. For the romantic souls, a long walk through the stunning gardens of Kyoto that are surrounded by pink cherry blossoms during spring season is one of the most rejuvenating and blissful experiences that people can share with their loved ones. To up the romance quotient of your trip even more, take a romantic boat ride through the Okazaki Canal during spring when the cherry blossoms lining both sides of the canal are in full-bloom. Nothing beats the magical boat ride through the picturesque canal with tiny cherry blossoms petals wafting in the air!
Switzerland is another top choice for a romantic vacation because of its incredible natural beauty and plenty of fun activities for couples. Explore the scenic lanes and waterfront promenades of Zurich with snow-capped mountains in backdrop; shop till you drop in Bahnhofstrasse; hike the Saleve Mountain and be captivated by the stunning panoramic views from the top; admire the beautiful medieval architecture and fountains in Lucerne and indulge in the decadent chocolates, cheese and wine at the spectacular city; explore the various amazing castles across the country; take a cable car ride at the Swiss Alps and go skiing; take a romantic stroll along the picturesque lakes with your significant other and enjoy romantic meals at world-class restaurants scattered across Switzerland.
The world is filled with many romantic destinations and in the end it’s the company of your loved one that makes a getaway perfect. If you haven’t already visited the above mentioned destinations, then think no more and book your tickets to one of these destinations for an exciting and unforgettable journey!