Whether you’re planning a proposal, looking for a Valentine’s getaway, organising your honeymoon or just wanting to spend some quality time away together, we bring you some of the world’s most romantic destinations.
The alleged birthplace of Aphrodite and a gift from Antony to his beloved wife Cleopatra, islands don’t get much more romantic than Cyprus. Sitting pretty in the eastern corner of the Mediterranean, this historic country is home to a kaleidoscope of cultures that blend to create a unique and fascinating island. Add to this the miles and miles of beautiful white sand beaches and crystalline seas and a Cyprus holiday is perfect for a romantic break with a loved one.
Named as one of Brides Magazine’s Top 10 Honeymoon Destinations, a holiday in Costa Rica allows visitors the opportunity to combine peaceful relaxation, luxurious spas and exciting rainforest adventures for a truly unique experience. Spend the day enjoying the tropical weather together by the beach, or spice things up with adrenaline fuelled water sports and jungle treks. The choice is yours.
Few cities can rival the romance of Venice. The ‘Floating City’ of Italy has been a popular destination for lovers for many years thanks to its unique waterways, stunning architecture and sumptuous culture. While away the days in each other’s arms as you glide past beautiful gothic buildings in a gondola, or in one of the many galleries and museums found in this fascinating city.
The city that never sleeps is home to some fantastically romantic spots, each as iconic as the next. From picnicking in Central Park to proposing atop the Empire State Building, each moment is like a scene from a movie. When the sun sets, there’s a vibrant nightlife waiting for you and your better half, including glitzy cocktail bars, cosy pubs and Michelin star restaurants.
For unrivalled beauty and seclusion, head to the Indonesian island of Bali. With a lush landscape of rolling hills, epic mountains, and glistening sandy shores Bali is a popular choice among couples, yet beachside resorts manages to maintain an air of exclusivity and peace. Immerse yourselves in this paradisiacal wonderland, exploring the many areas of natural beauty, or indulge in a Balinese massage.