The corner- let us help you in rekindling the romance with your partner with some exhilarating getaways that you and your partner can go to! So chuck that phone and those e-mails for a while and smack an impromptu getaway in the middle of week with your love! Mi Amor!.
Whether you're a couple that finds romance in relaxation or in adrenaline-pumping adventure, there’s always this default scene of being curled up in front of a crackling-wood fire or gazing at the stars from a deck or secluded beaches which set the mood!These retreats come bundled with a perfect mix of luxury and laid-back ease that will surely spike up that romance factor on your next vacation. But, just dig a little deeper and you will find your own little piece of paradise from our hit-list of spots that will leave you both love-struck with the scene n’ sights, and let it be that one memorable vacation whether you're looking to propose, go on your honeymoon or simply get away with your partner.
Bali has been a reputed tourist getaway since a long time now. A tropical island of natural beauty, gorgeous resorts, yoga retreats, easy-going beaches and a peaceful feeling to this place makes it a personal favourite of ours. Elizabeth’s Gilbert’s famous book- ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ has put Bali on the map as a solo gal’s romantic “finding yourself” destination. Life in Bali follows the ideology of ‘Tri Hita Karana’ or a tripartite concept that includes the spiritual relationship between human and God, and the surrounding environment.
Kyoto is a city that rhymes in perfect symphony with its ancient temples, tea ceremony masters, traditional ryokan inns and centuries-old craftsmanship. Kyoto was spared the wartime bombings that blitzed the capital city of Japan, and today isstill home to 2,000 Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines which have stood firmly against the test of time in all their grandeur and tranquillity. This city is famous for being the birthplace of intrinsic Japanese cultural traditions such as the tea ceremony and flower arranging, as well as for the fact that the most revered craftsmen of Japan reside in Kyoto.
A romantic, picturesque city endowed with beautiful canals and scenic little streets, Brugge also known as ‘Bruges’ has been dubbed as the 'Venice of the North' and certainly deserves the bestowed reputation. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.Two million visitors flock to this perfectly preserved medieval town each year.
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Glamorous and gritty, Buenos Aires is two cities in one. This capital city offers cemetery-strolling, boutique-shopping, opera-watching, and tango-dancing all in the same beautiful city! Venture outside Buenos Aires for a more complete view of the city and its surroundings, whilst learning more about the Argentine culture and the beautiful Pampa landscape, characteristic of the Buenos Aires countryside.
Charleston, South Carolina
Charleston in the state of South Carolina, is a gorgeous place to visit any time of year. It's just minutes from the beach on Sullivan's Island and has great shopping arcades along King Street. There is a lot to do in Charleston, but the historic areas of the city are the most incredible characteristics of the town. Charleston is one of the oldest major-cities in the United States of America. The Battery, known for the location of some of Charleston's most beautiful homes, is named after the wall that once served as a city defence and is truly a treat to witness in person.
Cinque Terre, Italy
The Cinque Terre is a string of five fishing villages perched high on the Italian Riviera which until recently, were linked only by mule tracks and accessible only by rail or water. The Cinque Terre is noted for its serene beauty. Over the centuries, people have carefully built terraces to cultivate grapes and olives on the rugged, steep landscape right up to the cliffs that overlook the beautiful Mediterranean Sea. The breath-taking views of harbours far below the wild but hospitable coastline, along with the medieval fortresses and plentiful vines all in such vivacious and vibrant colours, make this a memorable trip of your life. Head to Italy we say!
Fez is more than just another Arab city. It is also home to one of the oldest universities in the world. This burgeoning, eclectic town is alluring visitors with its dramatic ‘Medina’ which is often compared to the ancient wall of Jerusalem. The untouched, non-touristy, rustic charm of Fez is what has made it as one of the most sought-after destinations in recent years. The most undeniably wonderful fact about Fez is that it is one of the world's largest car-free urban areas. So if you are looking for a city with crisp-blue skies and fresh air, head to Fez.
Greek Isles, the Cyclades
The well-known island group in the Aegean Sea comprises of some of the most beautiful islands in the world! Gorgeous sandy beaches, architecture in white and blue, traditional lifestyle, folk music, warm and hospitable people, and barren landscapes with isolated chapels turn a trip to the Cyclades into a lifetime experience. Millions of Greek and foreign visitors come to the Cyclades every year to enjoy the dazzling light and the crystal blue waters, in the quest of the paradise on earth.
Istanbul is a city that wears its culture and history on its sleeves, blending them into an exciting city that has much to offer travellers from around the world. Istanbul is now a modern city that still remains true to its historic heritage through its mosques, basilicas and cathedrals, and ancient bazaars. Standing between the East and the West, Turkey’s largest city- Istanbul offers an aura of intrigue and charm that will appeal to all visitors, of all ages.
From shimmering beaches and the sacred ‘Iao Valley’, to migrating Humpback-whales and the most gorgeous sunset on Haleakala- Maui truly has everything to count for a perfect romantic destination. Maui is also home to a lush Hawaiian culture and stunning ethnic diversity, as reflected in the island's wide range of food and traditional activities.
San Sebastian, Spain
San Sebastián is divided into three main areas, each with its own personality, partly reflected in its three magnificent beaches. With the peaceful ‘Ondarreta Beach’ and the wind-comb sculpture on one side, the thundering waves of the ‘Zurriola Beach’ dotted with surfers on the other. Also, the famous ‘Concha Beach’ is in the centre of all of this. A relaxing stroll around the Old Town, with its stone-lined streets, packed with bars serving some of the best ‘pintxos’ in the city, and the Romantic Area- with its Belle Epoque buildings, is the perfect way to get to know and be one with the true hub of social life in San Sebastian
A whirl of gilded ‘Hapsburg palaces’and regal parks on the banks of the blue Danube- The city of Vienna is pure poetry and romance in itself. The Viennese have an undying love for ‘Gemütlichkeit’ (relaxation), so as they say that this city is to be savoured, not rushed. Whether you're indulging in a dark chocolate ‘Sachertorte’ in a chandelier-lit coffee house or rising gently above the twinkling Prater in the Riesenrad Ferris wheel, it all seems straight out of a fairytale.
Wellington, New Zealand
The city of Wellington in New Zealand has action-packed adventure activities like mountain biking and sea-water kayaking, as well as beautiful walks around the harbour and surrounding hills. One can enjoy the visually stunning ‘Makara Peak’ track, as well as the ‘City-to-Sea’ walk where you can experience the very best of Wellington's waterfront. Moreover, riding the cable car up the hill to ‘Kelburn’ for amazing views over the city and enjoying an ice cream at the top, is one of the many things that you should be doing while in Wellington.
Santorini is considered to be the most sought-after place for a romantic getaway in Greece, since there are not many places in the world where you can enjoy pristinely clear waters while perched on the rim of a massive active volcano, in the middle of the sea! A trip to Santorini with your better-half is a dream for anyone who has seen just a single photograph of the island’s famous ‘Caldera’ and of course, exchanging kisses beneath Santorini’s famous sunset is the ultimate romantic experience that very few have the privilege to experience in their lives.
Welcome to La Paris! Experience a blend of old-world charm, gothic architecture and haute- couture at its finest. France’s capital and the largest city hasit all! The open-air markets, high-end shopping gallerias, al-fresco dining and popular hangouts such as the ‘Tuileries Garden’ and ‘Le Marais’. Lastly, how can we not ask you to make reservations at the world’s most beautiful restaurant on the famous Eiffel Tower!
Carmel-by-the-Sea is one of California’s most beautiful seaside hideaways. A world-class destination for golfers, hikers, spa-enthusiasts and gourmets alike, this delightful beachside community boasts of white sand beaches, turquoise waters, native Cypress trees and a picture postcard village. So if you are looking for some peace and quiet with your loved one, we suggest you to look no further!
St. Moritz, Switzerland
St. Moritz in Switzerland is one of the best-known and most prestigious ski-resorts in the world. It is a second home to the world’s most rich and famous who are often seen here enjoying the atmosphere which is almost like a dry yet tingling champagne. St. Moritz lies on a sunny terrace in the heart of the Engadin Valley in ‘Graubunden’ and is influenced by German, Roman and Swiss cultures. A perfect blend for the perfect elites, they say!