This month is Romance Awareness Month and there is no time like the present to take a break from your regular routine by going on a romantic getaway! Going away, even for a weekend, will do wonders for your love life. It will rejuvenate your relationship, help you and your partner to relax and push the reset button on life. So, what are you waiting for? Here are our top ten places for a romantic getaway!
This charming, little town was once a coconut and fishing village. In the 1970’s, the surfing community started visiting Sayulita and the rest is history! Now, Sayulita is known for its colorful shops, restaurants, beaches, and welcoming residents. Stroll the cobblestone streets with your partner and enjoy fine dining, shopping, and street music! Hotels are affordable and the dollar is strong, so don’t be afraid to splurge a bit more than usual. You’ll fall in love with this charming community and will want to come back year after year.
As they say, nothing compares to Paris when it comes to the fashion, museums, dining, and people. Here, you will experience everything from haute couture to The Louvre. Spend the day viewing the Mona Lisa, L’arc de Triomphe, and the Eiffel Tower! Then, listen to local music at a corner bistro. It just doesn’t get any better than this for couples in love.
Retrace the Beatles steps in this city that never fails to impress. Feed the pigeons in Trafalgar Square, go to tea at Harrod’s, have peanut butter and watercress sandwiches with Earl Grey, and see the changing of the guards at Buckingham Palace. Ride the Tube and make a ton of memories together that will last a lifetime!
Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
For nature lovers, this can’t be beat. Visit the National Park in Manuel Antonio in tropical Costa Rica. Viewed by many as one of the most beautiful places on earth, this dense jungle showcases a variety of wildlife such as coatimundi, jaguars, agouti, sloths, and crocodiles.
There is so much to see so hire a guide to get the best views of howler monkeys that sit high above the jungle canopy!
What started out as a small fishing community is now a place for some of the best eco-tourism in the world. Here, you can snorkel, scuba dive, and see some of the most interesting creatures in the world. Swim with rays, nurse sharks, and even whale sharks! The water is crystal clear and Belize is home to one of the most premiere diving spots: The Big Blue Hole!
Punta de Mita, Mexico
Punta de Mita is a short flight from the U.S. It is a laid-back, tropical getaway for a quiet, intimate time with your loved one. Enjoy a couple’s massage, swimming in warm waters, and simply be together. Reconnect as a couple in this lush, jungle paradise.
Venice is for lovers and it is one of the most popular spots for honeymoons worldwide. Take a ride down the Venice canals, try homemade gelato, and learn to say, “I love you” in Italian: “ti amo!”
Cancun is another favorite honeymoon spot, and you can see why with its warm, turquoise water, powder white sand beaches, perfect weather, and friendly locals. Basically, everyone here lives in a bikini and board shorts. Enjoy a relaxed environment where everyone is having a great time!
Monaco, French Riviera
Monaco is a microstate in Western Europe that borders France and the Mediterranean Sea.
Romance flourishes here as Princess Grace of Monaco lived a fairy tale here!
She was a U.S. movie star who was swept off her feet by the dashing Prince Rainier. With gambling, Formula One, museums, and an ideal climate, Monaco will make romance blossom!
Palm Springs, California
Sun, swimming, golf, and spas are the hallmark of this desert getaway. Enjoy time in the dry, warm climate with your partner and experience the aerial tram, Palm Springs Living Desert, and Palm Springs Air Museum. Known as “Hollywood’s Playground”, this desert oasis was a favorite of Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope, Bing Crosby and Cary Grant!
So where will you go with your other half? Tag us in your favorite getaway photo and let us know!