Top 5 Romantic Places To Visit This Summer
Summer’s here and most of us are already trying to come up with an itinerary to make it memorable. If you’re thinking about proposing to your significant other or just to celebrate your anniversary somewhere special, consider these following places as your choices for this year’s summer vacation. Note that the list is in no particular order and doesn’t rank anything accordingly.
London, Ontario Canada
When people hear London, they automatically assume that it’s London, England. Of course, there’s another London in Ontario, Canada and it’s considered as one of the most romantic places to be. There are many things to do in London, Ontario, and plenty of attractions and landmarks to enjoy while staying there. One such attraction is the famous Victoria Park, a 7.3-hectare park and known for being one of London’s most frequently visited places. Parties, social gatherings, and even weddings are held in Victoria Park. If you appreciate historic landmarks, then the St. Peter’s Cathedral Basilica in London, Ontario should be on your to-do list.
This is the same Bruges that was featured in the movie titled “When In Bruges”. And if you’ve seen the movie, then you know that Bruges looks similar to a medieval town from a fairy tale. Its beautiful canals and cobbled streets make for excellent locations for photo ops. It’s also dubbed as the “Venice of the North” due to their canals. You’ll find several canal tours offered in the city, and the sights that you see from said tours are as breathtaking as your partner.
The Isle Of Skye, Scotland
Next on our list is The Isle of Skye in Scotland. Surrounded by mountain ranges that pave way for dramatic views and a beautiful glimpse of their coastal scenery, the Isle of Skye looks like it came out of a Renaissance painting. For couples who love to hike, the majestic Quiraing should be on your list. Then end the day with a tour of Dunvegan Castle and watch the sunset together.
Cinque Terre, Italy
Cinque Terre is a beautiful paradise hidden between the Mediterranean Sea and the lush mountains on the northern coast of Italy. And since it’s Italy, the food, wine, and an amazing view of the sea and green mountains should provide you with the perfect romantic ambiance for an anniversary celebration or for popping the big question.
Dubbed as the “End of the World”, Ushuaia is located in the southernmost city of the world.Its popular tourist destination is the Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse mostly because tourists and locals are eager to watch the sunset from their beautiful blue coastline! And one week is all it takes to make your stay in this city as memorable as you can. Honorable Mentions
Ah yes, Bangkok, Thailand. Home to many temples, cruises, and night markets filled with exotic food shadowed by looking skyscrapers. Dubbed as the “city that never sleeps” in Asia, one can’t get enough of Bangkok for the many attractions and tours that they provide. Start the day with a visit to their temples and end it with a cruise down the romantic Chao Phraya River. Then before heading off to bed, why not finish the night off with an authentic Thai massage for you and your partner? Then do the same thing all over again the next day!
Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany
Fun fact: this castle is the inspiration for Walt Disney’s animated film Sleeping Beauty. And if you and your partner want to experience a fairy tale dream, then the Neuschwanstein Castle is the place to be in Germany. It’s one of the few castles in the world that came out of a painter’s illustrations, and still has its turrets, frescoes, and towers completely intact. And there’s never a bad time to visit the castle either. Whether you’re watching the snowfall on the castle roof or appreciating the autumn colors of their landscape, Neuschwanstein Castle is as beautiful as it gets.
A country that needs no introduction. Japan is considered a tourist favorite by people from all over the world, mostly because they have a lot to offer for almost everyone.
For the romantics, Kyoto, Japan is their most romantic destination to explore with loved ones. A quick visit to the Kyoto Botanical Gardens will leave you breathless with spectacular landscapes and colors that you can appreciate in all seasons! If you visit during the spring, you can take part in a boat ride that strolls down the cherry blossom-lined Okazaki Canal. No matter how beautiful or how romantic the place might be advertised, it all boils down to how you can make the most out of the trip.
The list provided should give you just a few ideas on where to head off this summer.
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