Every once in a while, you just need to get away from the hectic struggles of everyday life and enjoy a romantic getaway. Choose from one of these amazing romantic locations from around the globe, and enjoy your own little slice of paradise!
The first romantic destination is Sedona, Arizona, a beautiful location that offers some of the most breathtaking views of the Western United States. When you get there, choose to stay at the Enchantment Resort, which has been named asone of the best resorts in all of North America. You can book a private suite or even a whole house that looks out onto the beautiful landscape. It offers activities of hiking, swimming, mountain biking, golf, and it even has a world-class spa.
Amelia Island, Florida
If you’re looking for a quiet little piece of paradise, it doesn’t get much better than Amelia Island. This peaceful little part of Florida is located just off the northeast coast features miles of serene beaches and endless blue skies. The island is full of natural scenery and historic landmarks, so there’s plenty to see and do. You’ll likely find it hard to tear yourself away from the beach, but there is also horseback riding, scuba diving, golf, and fine dining available.
If you’re going to stay on the island, then you can’t go wrong with the enchanting Elizabeth Pointe Lodge, a quaint Nantucket-style inn located right on the coast. The view is amazing and it offers all the amenities that you’d expect from a hotel (and more).
Queen Mary 2
Take a cruise from Cunard on the elegant Queen Mary 2 if you’re seeking a romantic seafaring getaway. This vessel isone of the classiest cruise ships in the world, and you’ll spend your nights ballroom dancing to a live big band. The events on the ship require formal attire, so it’s guaranteed to be a classy occasion. The Queen Mary 2 also comes stocked with a restaurant, spa, and other unique attractions. If you’re lucky enough to visit or stay in the Grand Duplex room, you’ll know what it’s like to live the life of high society.
Big Sur, California
If you plan to take a trip to California, don’t pass up on visiting the majestic area of Big Sur. This mountainous coastline has some of the best scenery in North America and is home to unique wildlife, like California Sea Otters and Humpback Whales. Big Sur has offers incredible beaches, awe-inspiring landscapes, and a rich local culture. Stay at the Post Ranch Inn for an unforgettable experience right on the coast. You’ll enjoy gourmet meals, spa treatments, nature walks, stargazing, and more!
Torres del Paine, Chile
If you don’t mind the cold weather, then a trip to Torres del Paine, Chile will be an absolutely unforgettable experience. This national park has an exotic array of wildlife, including guanacos, foxes, owls, and flamingos. During the North America’s winter, it’s summer in Chile, which makes the weather pleasant despite being co close to massive glaciers. One of the best and most romantic places to stay is Patagonia Camp, which is located just minutes from the edge of the park. It features unique luxury tents, a friendly staff, and talented guides.
Phangan Island, Thailand
Thailand is a well-kept secret in the world of exotic vacation destinations. This country looks absolutely stunning on a clear summer’s day, and it’s a bargain compared to other tropical locations. If you go to Thailand, make the extra effort to stay at the Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villa Resort & Spa on Phangan Island. This romantic and modern location gives the full Thai experience, all while living in the comfort of luxurious oceanside villas. Aside from the many attractions at the hotel, such as elephant rides through the jungle, you can also take trips to see temples and a marine park.
Pacuare Lodge, Costa Rica
Costa Rica is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, and the remote Pacuare Lodge immerses you in the middle of this tropical paradise. It’s basically in the middle of nowhere, but that’s exactly where you want to be. The resort itself is unlike anything else you’ll ever experience, as the private suites are connected to the main area by hanging walking bridges. You get a river rafting trip, professional guides, all your meals, and transportation included. It’s hard not to feel romantic at a place like this.
Venice is a city built for romance. If you’re a couple looking to rekindle the flame, then this is place to do it. Spend just one afternoon being serenaded in San Marco’s square or take a gondola ride down the canal, and you’ll be enchanted by this floating city. While Venice is extremely touristy, it’s easy to ignore the crowds and become immersed in the experience. Stay at the Hotel Canal Grande for a luxury experience, good food, and an extremely helpful waitstaff.
Take a vacation to Seminyak Beach in Bali for an extremely enjoyable and relaxing vacation. Located in the southern part of Indonesia, this serene paradise is perfect for couples seeking an exotic location along with peace and quiet. Stay at the highly recommended resort, The Samaya Bali, for the perfect beachfront getaway. You’ll be completely pampered and you get your own private pool.
Deauville, France is a quaint little village located in Normandy that offers a completely unique experience. The entire area looks like it came right out of history, and there’s a magical, classy charm about the place. You’ll enjoy various activities, such as biking, horse riding, spa treatments, sailing, and gambling. It’s an experience that will make you feel extremely civilized, if only for a few days. One extremely luxurious hotel option is the Normandy Barriere, which will make you feel like royalty.