Wondering where to take the love of your life? Perhaps you are celebrating your wedding or an important anniversary (aren't they all?). Perhaps you just want to say how much you love them and crave spending time together. Finding that special getaway has a few requirements - it needs to be romantic and there can-t be any distractions, like bills, soccer practices and the never ending 'what's for dinner' question. Whatever your reasons might be our Top Ten Romantic Getaways are ideal for those couples who want a little TLC.
Paris is one of those cities where you can feel the love lingering in the air. What makes this our favorite romantic getaway is the abundance of cafés, delicious wines and delectable desserts. These all help create the most romantic mood. Plus, the French are a passionate people- perhaps a little will rub off on you. One of our favorite hotels in Paris is the Jolly Hotel Lotti. HotelsByCity has a number of other fantastic hotels in paris for you to choose from as well. Interested in learning more about Paris? Read our Paris Travel Guide.
Once you arrive in Lisbon you feel as though you have stepped back in time. Beautiful parks and 18th century architecture surround you. There are lovely walkways for you to enjoy leisurely strolls along the winding streets. Lisbon forces you to slow down, which allows the two of you to enjoy some much needed quality time. One of our favorite hotels in Lisbon is the Tiara Park Atlantic. Lisbon has a number of other fantastic hotels for you to choose from as well. Interested in learning more about Lisbon? Read our Lisbon Travel Guide.
Athens is a -trip of a lifetime- destination and is sure to provide you with many fantastic memories. It has a combination of exotic beaches and historic monuments. Thus, your days can be spent learning or relaxing. The choice is yours. Spend a romantic evening along the Pláka, which is home to great restaurants and boutiques. One of our favorite hotels in Athens is the Herodion Hotel. Athens has a number of other fantastic hotels for you to choose from as well. Interested in learning more about Athens? Read our Athens Travel Guide.
Mont Tremblant, Quebec
Montebello gives you a taste of France without using up all of your air miles. It also has a wealth of outdoor activities, which makes it ideal for those -fresh-air- type couples. Another reason is its Fairmont Château Montebello. This hotel is known as being the largest log cabin in the world. How much more romantic can it get? Stay at the Le Westin Resort & Spa and experience an unbelievable getaway. Interested in learning more about Montebello? Read our Mont Tremblant Travel Guide.
Bora Bora, French Polynesia
How can you not want to travel to a place called Bora Bora? It just screams fun and adventure. This island is a tropical getaway set in the Pacific Ocean. Those more daring can enjoy the Shark and Ray Feeding Excursion- and what better turn on can there be than watching the love of your life feed a shark? One of our favorite hotels in Bora Bora is the Hotel Bora Bora. HotelsByCity has a number of other fantastic hotels in Bora Bora for you to choose from as well.
Florence is a place where you can take in the history, explore the countryside or even take part in a wine-tasting affair. This quaint city is brimming with fantastic date ideas. Our favorite though is to take your loved one out for a romantic meal where the local wine and unique dishes are sure to leave them in a fabulous mood. One of our favorite hotels in Florence is the Hotel Kraft. Florence has a number of other fantastic hotels for you to choose from as well. Interested in learning more about Florence? Read our Florence Travel Guide.
Nassau, The Bahamas
Heading out to the Bahamas will put the spring back into anyone-s step. Nassau provides you with two worlds - relax during the day as you soak up the sun and enjoy a thriving nightlife while the stars shine above. Warm ocean breezes, palm trees and beautiful sunshine- how can you not have a wonderful time? One of our favorite hotels in Nassau is the Harborside Resort at Atlantis. HotelsByCity has a number of other fantastic hotels in Nassau for you to choose from as well.
New York City, New York
For those couples in need of excitement or simply love to keep busy while on vacation, New York City is your place to go. Whether you go shopping during the day and see a Broadway show at night you will love the energy that thrives here. You can also slow it down and enjoy a lovely carriage ride through Central Park - a true class act. One of our favorite hotels in New York City is the Benjamin. New York City has a number of other fantastic hotels for you to choose from as well. Interested in learning more about New York City? Read our New York City Travel Guide.
San Francisco, California
San Fran has a number of shopping destinations, amazing restaurants, and lots of great sites, including the Golden Gate Bridge. However, it made our list because it is also a fun city. Wandering up and down its streets is a fantastic way to spend some one on one time all the while exploring what this city has to offer. One of our favorite hotels in San Francisco is the Ritz-Carlton. San Francisco has a number of other fantastic hotels for you to choose from as well. Interested in learning more about San Francisco? Read our San Francisco Travel Guide.
If you really want to impress your loved one then Fiji is the way to go. Explore the fantastic beaches, enjoy duty-free shopping or go scuba diving. You can also take a few daytrips and explore the surrounding areas. Nadi is wonderful destination that you will be talking about for years to come. One of our favorite hotels is the Novotel Nadi. Nadi Fiji has a number of other fantastic hotels for you to choose from as well.