Valentine’s Day is an excellent opportunity to get away with that special person for a few days. Whether you fancy a city break or some sublime natural scenery, there are plenty of options out there. Below, we explore 10 of the best last-minute Valentine’s getaways this year.
Paris is one of the most romantic cities out there. With tree-lined streets, moody bars, secret gardens and of course, the Eiffel Tower, Paris just has the perfect atmosphere for love.
The capital of the Czech Republic is known as the city of a hundred spires due to its idyllic, quirky skyline. With its world-famous old town square and cosy bars and restaurants, Prague can make a wonderful getaway with your partner.
Dubrovnik has grown steeply in popularity since the hit TV series Game of Thrones was filmed there, but it’s a stunning city in its own right. The Croatian city is circled by beautiful 16th century walls and it’s wonderful, preserved renaissance buildings make for a wonderful historical stay.
London has plenty to do on Valentine’s Day. There are the bigger attractions for couples such as the London Eye or the Tower of London. But you can also venture into Shoreditch for a meal and drinks in the area’s edgy bars and restaurants. And all you’ll need to do to get there is to book trains to London.
The beauty of Rome has been achieved by over 3000 years of constant habitation and development. This stunning city has been defined by its artistic heritage. Wherever you turn you’ll see an ancient statue, an ornate church, or carefully sculpted fountain.
The capital of Germany combines glamour and grit. With a vibrant, eclectic culture and intense parties, you and your partner will never be board in Berlin.
Baroque streets and coffee house culture make Vienna a lovely place to relax in. The City of Music is epitomised by its opera houses.
It’s hard to escape the romance of Venice. The city of marble palaces and vibrant, narrow streets built on top of a lagoon is world famous and makes for a stunning getaway.
The Isle of Wight
This little island off the south of England is famed for its picturesque scenery. With coastal retreats, cosy cottages and spa days, the Isle of Wight can be an indulgent getaway for couples.
The gently rolling hills of Tuscany make for a romantic getaway amidst nature. The region’s also a culinary powerhouse, making Tuscany and Florence ideal for relaxing in beauty.
Valentine’s Day is perfect for a luxurious holiday – and any of the locations above can spark romance for you!