WORLD'S MOST ROMANTIC CRUISES
Published April 4, 2018
TOP 10 MOST ROMANTIC CITIES
10. Aspen, Colorado
Aspen is located in the corner of the Colorado Rockies, travelers can enjoy a historic resort, Hotel Jerome, which was rebuilt into a lodge for couples looking to relax in luxury. You may bump into some celebrities on the slopes at Aspen is a popular destination for celebrities looking for a luxury ski experience.
9. Quebec City, Canada
Quebec City is a great romantic getaway for couples looking for some history. There are cobblestone streets, and 17th-18th-century houses and breathtaking citadels. Quebec City is located along the St. Lawrence River, so there is some natural scenery to be enjoyed as well. A great accommodation option is the Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac which towers over the city as it is located on a hilltop in the city.
8. Rome, Italy
The Eternal City is a dream vacation. Being able to experience walking up the Spanish Steps, or enjoying a gelato or throwing coins in the Trevi Fountain. Rome is a great city for a superb culinary experience with a variety of restaurants to choose from. A romantic dinner, under the stars in Rome, what could be more romantic?
7. Charleston, South Carolina
The Antebellum architecture and amazing pastel-colored houses are a sight to see. In Charleston, there is always the wonderful aroma of magnolia blossoms due to its location. The culinary experience is flooded with restaurants in the city along with late night entertainment for everyone.
6. Carmel-by-the-Sea, California
Named the most romantic city in America, Caramel by the sea is notorious for their bohemian roots and amazing beach destination. The city has quaint inns and small houses and incredible art scenes. A stroll through the city feels as if you were in a storybook.
5. San Sebastian, Spain
Spain’s beach retreat is great for those romantic beach bums. La Concha Bay has villas, hotels, and palaces to appease all travelers to the town. In addition to the beach, San Sebastian has a film festival that is a must see as well as a crazy good food scene. Make sure to spend some time in the city as well as the beach.
4. San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
San Miguel de Allende features a colonial- area city that is located in central Mexico with a ton of historic charm. Romantic history buffs? This is your ideal location. The UNESCO site featured 17th-century cathedrals painted in hues of red, pink and yellow. Make sure to also visit the Fabrica La Aurora, the cultural hub that has made-to-order tacos with your choices.
3. Florence, Italy
Florence, located on the banks of the Arno River, is known for their renaissance feel as wealthy art patrons left behind a city full of architectural masterpieces. Travelers can visit the Piazzale Michelangelo, or a kiss as the sunset fades looking over the river.
2. Venice, Italy
Experience the canals, crazy busy with gondolas. The best time to experience Venice more intimately is when it isn’t so crowded, especially by cruise ships. Avoiding port times, mainly in the middle of the day, as well as avoiding the main routes is a good idea for a more intimate experience.
1. Paris, France
The City of Light is the #1 romantic destination in the world. Activities, like visiting the Louvre, enjoying the cobblestone streets of Montmartre, views from the Sacre Coeur, enjoying pastries at small cafes or walking through the Tuileries Gardens, are great for a romantic couple. And how could we forget the Eiffel Tower or a picnic experience just along the Seine River? There are a plethora of romantic activities for you and your loved one.