The time comes in every relationship when a little romantic break is needed. Even if it costs a small fortune isn’t it worth it for the one you love?
We at lifedaily don’t want to rock the boat. After all relationships are complex at the best of times. Nevertheless sometimes you just have to dig deep and make the booking. The question is what is the ideal, perfect and romantic destination for you? Of course it depends on personal taste and preference but we hope this definitive list will guide you and help you to make the right choice for your romantic vacation.
1: Venice, Italy
Easily one of the most romantic getaways you can choose Venice has it all. The rich historical background of the city makes it an even more desirable destination. Situated in the north-east of Italy set on 118 small islands all linked by bridges and canals. There are many romantic spots to enjoy and apart from the traditional gondola ride through the canals there are a variety of interesting attractions and sites. You can check out some great places to visit there at lonelyplanet.com.
2: Bruges, Belgium
Perhaps less well known than some other more popular romantic destinations Bruges is one of the most picturesque cities in Europe. Located in the flemish section in the north-east of the country it is a port city and is known as “The Venice of the north” due to it’s quaint canals similar to those found in Amsterdam. We found this helpful resource written by Aleah Taboclaon from solitarywanderer.com offering some great ideas of places to visit in Bruges.
3: Kyoto, Japan
If you’re looking for something a bit different and you don’t mind sitting for long hours on a plane getting there Kyoto is fantastic for couples seeking a scenic and romantic getaway. Situated in the central section of the Honshu Island in Japan it is home to over 1.5 million residents. Being that the culture and way of life in Japan is so drastically different to life in the west it is the ideal place to visit if you are looking for a real change. It isn’t a cheap option but it’s one that will stay with you for life. Check out these great things to do in Kyoto as features on nileguide.com.
4: Florence, Italy
Italy just has so many romantic venues to visit. It’s something about the culture and way of life there that seems to lend to romance and “love is in the air” as much in Florence as in Venice. Located in the tuscany region in the north of the country Florence attracts millions of tourists every year many of which go there for the unique romantic atmosphere it has to offer. You can check out for yourself this great list of must see romantic sites in Florence courtesy, once again of nileguide.com.
5: Fez, Morocco
The cultures of the middle east and especially north africa have always been known for their warm and service oriented mentality. Fez is a wonderful, romantic destination and one you should consider carefully when making your choice. Known fondly as the “Athens of Africa” Fez or Fes is the second largest city in Morocco. There are some very romantic hotels in and around the city and you will want to be sure to book the right accommodation to suit your needs and of course your pocket. We found this handy list of romantic hotels in fez at tripadvisor.com.
6: Barcelona, Spain
Last but not least the glorious spanish city of Barcelona. When it comes to romance the spanish, like the italians are well known for their romantic hospitality and places to visit. Dubbed to be the most beautiful city in Spain, Barcelona has lots to offer couples. Although not the cheapest option especially as the city increases in popularity as a tourist destination it is a natural choice for those wanting the ideal getaway. We suggest you check out this handy tourist guide on the Barcelona tourist guide website.