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We list the most romantic destinations

So, you’re looking for:

  • The Best Honeymoon destination
  • Most Romantic City
  • A Beautiful Holiday Resort for couples
  • Places to Propose
  • A Wedding Anniversary destination


Let’s see:  I think we have a few ideas for you.

(But let’s just get one thing clear:  We are not going to give you “specific spots” that WE think are the best.  We will hint and list the destinations and the reasons, but then it is all up to you.  What do you prefer?  What does he/she prefer?  What will make you happy?)


Considered by many as the most romantic city in the world, Paris is the place for lovers (or so they say).  With the Eiffel Tower as a backdrop to many a romantic photo and walks along the Champs -Élysées used in so many romantic movies:  how can we argue.

There is definitely no shortage of restaurants for romantic candlelight dinners.  The French know how to say “Je t’aime”… I love you


Germany is home to numerous fairytale-like castles, such as Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria. This iconic castle, perched atop a rugged hill, inspired the design of Disney’s Sleeping Beauty Castle. It’s a dreamy setting that sparks imagination and romance.  And then there are the little “hidden gems”, like Hildesheim…


Portofino, on the Italian Riviera, is incredibly romantic. Its colorful buildings and fancy yachts make it stunning. Watching the sunset over the sea or having a romantic dinner by the water is unforgettable. It’s perfect for lovebirds seeking a dreamy getaway.

In Italy, you can stroll along cobblestone streets, shop at cute stores, and eat fresh seafood in cozy cafes.

Verona, Italy the City of Romance and the destination ready to host your perfect wedding.  Read more about it in our article: Verona, Italy

Or do a couples holiday and walk in the steps of Romeo and Juliet’s romantic story. Labeled as one of the most romantic destinations in the world.  Read more on the ‘Verona in Love Festival‘ for a perfect Valentine’s Day destination.

Creating Romance: What Makes a Travel Destination Truly Romantic?

A travel destination becomes romantic when it offers captivating scenery, intimate settings, and opportunities for couples to connect emotionally. Elements like beautiful landscapes, cozy accommodations, candlelit dinners, and activities like leisurely walks or sunset cruises contribute to the romantic ambiance. Additionally, a destination’s charm, whether it’s in the form of historic landmarks, cultural experiences, or natural wonders, can enhance the sense of romance and create unforgettable moments for couples to cherish together.

Romantic Santorini

Santorini, Greece

This beautiful island with its blue and white architecture against the amazing backdrop of the ocean is the dream destination for many couples.  Beautiful romantic sunsets are maybe just the place you need for that romantic holiday or even a wedding.

Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa Romantic Getaway in Cape Town


Africa offers romantic experiences like luxury safari lodges under starlit skies, candlelit dinners in the wilderness, and sunset cruises on the Zambezi River. Couples can also unwind on pristine beaches in Zanzibar or explore the ancient wonders of Egypt. Africa’s diverse landscapes and rich cultures create unforgettable moments for lovers seeking adventure and romance.

Zanzibar, Tanzania

Enjoy the beautiful ocean views from a romantic holiday resort on your wedding anniversary.

Drakensberg, South Africa

Get married in a pretty fairytale chapel in some of the most beautiful mountains in Africa.

Romantic Dinner ideas:

  • Beachside Picnic: Pack a basket with gourmet cheeses, fruits, and champagne, then enjoy a romantic sunset picnic on the beach.

  • Candlelit Dinner at a Rooftop Restaurant: Reserve a table at a rooftop restaurant with stunning city views, and indulge in a candlelit dinner under the stars.

  • Private Chef Experience: Hire a private chef to cook a gourmet meal for you and your partner in the comfort of your own accommodation, creating an intimate and personalized dining experience.

  • Wine Tasting Dinner: Visit a local vineyard or wine bar for a wine tasting dinner, where you can sample different wines paired with delicious dishes for a sophisticated and romantic evening.

  • Cooking Class Together: Take a cooking class together and learn to prepare a romantic meal under the guidance of a professional chef, then enjoy the fruits of your labor with a candlelit dinner.

  • Gondola Dinner Cruise: Experience the romance of Venice with a gondola dinner cruise, where you can float along the canals while enjoying a gourmet meal served onboard.

  • Moonlit Dinner on a Terrace: Arrange for a private dinner on a terrace or balcony overlooking a scenic view, with soft music playing in the background and the moon casting a romantic glow.

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A garden Wedding

After asking her to marry you in Italy, return for a wedding in one of Italy's gardens

Bali, Indonesia

A romantic honeymoon, a beautiful couples holiday or a wedding anniversary

O’ahu, Hawaii

Book a tropical paradise honeymoon in Hawaii or a wedding on the beach

Prague, Czech Republic

How about a beautiful wedding an a Cathedral in Prague

Romantic sunsets on distant beaches…  The romance involved in historic places…

Dream Big.  Enjoy Live.  Make it happen.

Venice, Italy

Many of us dream of a romantic ride in a Gondola on one of Venice’s waterways.  Venice is seen as one of the most romantic destinations to go on holiday.  But why not renew your wedding vows on a Gondola in Venice?  

Romantic Wedding destinations


The perfect place for a wedding or a honeymoon.


A romantic getaway or honeymoon destination of note.


A honeymoon destination or a perfect holiday destination for couples.
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