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Every couple would like to have several days of relaxation, when they can have some romantic and unforgettable new experiences together. There are numerous destinations for couples around the world, but below are six of the most popular:
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France is considered by many as the most romantic country in the world, particularly its capital city, Paris. Many couples choose France as their preferred tourist destination, owing to its beautiful beaches, a gorgeous rural countryside, high-class shopping facilities and stunning pieces of architecture (the Eiffel Tower being the most notable). This European country brims with culture, and is home to one of the largest museums in the world, the Louvre, which contains artwork by some most famous artists in the world.
2. Costa Rica
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Costa Rica is an excellent destination for newly-wedded couples who would like to relax on white, sandy beaches behind clear, blue waters of the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea. There are various activities for adventurous couples to enjoy in Costa Rican rain forest such as kayaking, zip-lining and hiking and many more. Couples can also take some time off at the spa, at the Tabacon Grand Spa, located in the natural hot springs of the Arenal Volcano.
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This African country is slowly emerging as one of the most popular destinations in the world. If you and your significant other would like to enjoy the beautiful constellation of stars of a desert night, the legendary pyramids or experience Egypt’s unique culture and history, then it most definitely is the ultimate romantic destination for you.
Egypt is home to the oldest pyramids on Earth and the grandeur of the Sahara desert is a one-of-a-kind experience. The River Nile, the longest river in the world, also runs through Egypt and it has played a key role in the civilization, history and life of this country. Some popular attractions include: the Egyptian Museum, Siwa Oasis, the Mosque of Ibn Tulun, the Red Sea Reef, a cruise along the Nile and Karnak.
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The old-town cities of Dubrovnik and Split, the magical beaches, the villas and waterfront properties make Croatia one of the most popular destinations for couples looking for a dream romantic break. In fact, Dubrovnik was voted as Europe’s second most romantic destination in Europe by the Guardian, a famous English newspaper, and the Sherman’s Travel Lee, the most prominent American advertiser dedicated towards tourist travel.
While in Croatia, couples can walk together holding hands in the ancient streets, rent a boat or yacht and sail in the crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic Sea , explore hidden gems and spend unforgettable sailing holidays in Croatia or take a romantic ride on the water taxi in Split. Furthermore, the capital city, Zagreb, offers a range of attractions such as museums, parks, shopping malls and hotels.
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Italy is another destination in Europe popular with the newlyweds. There are various romantic activities to do and sights to see in Italy, such as taking the Gondola ride in the city of Venice or exploring historic sites like the Colosseum in Rome and the city of Pompeii. There are also plenty of world-class cuisines – the gelato is wonderful. Couples can also explore the scenic locations such as Tuscany and the ruins of Herculaneum. It also has world-class museums and galleries such as the Vatican Museums, the Uffizi Gallery and the Palazzo Ducale.
6. The Bahamas
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The Bahamas is a very popular honeymoon destination. It has a year-round climate, making it an ideal destination regardless of the time of the year. Moreover, for couples planning to visit the Caribbean on a budget, Bahamas is known to be one of the relatively cheaper options. Couples can enjoy the gorgeous resorts on the beach, or pursue adventure by scuba diving and snorkeling at the New Providence and Paradise Islands, Bimini, Stocking Island and San Salvador.