Wanderer of the World
Greece is my most romantic place, why? Well, it’s the whole package. First, there are countless islands and paradise beaches to explore, which are all unique. Then there’s the one thing all Greece has in common – the hospitality and welcoming feeling, everything flows. The food is cheap and delicious, and everyone does their best to make your vacation the best. This all allows you and your loved one to simply enjoy each other and the moments.
Sunset, tzatziki, feta, souvlaki, and fresh kalamata olives, greek music and the calming sound of the waves of the sea. What could be better?
Alex of Swedish Nomad
Our favourite island is Koh Lipe, few tourists have heard about it and being only accessible by boat, it’s not overcrowded. We love it so much we’ve been back three times and can’t wait to go back again!
Hannah and Adam of Getting Stamped
Bruges in Belgium is a charming medieval town that feels as if it’s preserved in time. My husband watched the movie ‘In Bruges’, and decided that he wanted to spend Christmas 2016 there. It turned out to be insanely romantic! On every corner is some gorgeous building dating back to the 12th Century, and a Belgian chocolate shop (perfect for sharing a hot chocolate), a lace shop (both quaint AND romantic). Beautiful old canals bisect the town, perfect for taking a romantic boat tour.
If the setting and the cobblestones, and the lace and the chocolate, don’t get you in a romantic mood, there’s even a Lake of Love. It’s in a park that boasts the romantic, tragic legend of the beautiful Minna, who fell in love with a warrior of a neighbouring tribe. When her father said no to their marriage, she ran away into the forest. She managed to wait until he found her and she was in his arms before she finally succumbed to death. It’s said that if you kiss your lover on Lover’s Bridge, your love will be eternal. There is also a much less romantic legend about the massive quantities of swans inhabiting Lover’s Bridge, but that’s another story.
Lisa and Jeremy of Practical Wanderlust
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Where are the most romantic destinations you’ve ever been? We’d love to hear about them in the comments below.
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