When it comes to celebrating milestones of all kinds, it can be daunting to come up with the best ways to do so. Sure – going out for a fancy meal or for cocktails at a classy bar might sound like the perfect way to mark that special event in your life, but what if you want something unique, new and really exciting? Check out our list of amazing, romantic European destinations that you need to check out for anything from just because to a ten year anniversary and beyond.
An absolutely gorgeous country that sits right in the heart of the Mediterranean, Croatia has long been a keen destination for those who want something unique but romantic as well. With great options in the summer for things like island hopping with sailing holidays, what could be better? Take to the seas in your own boat and stop at secluded coves with only you and your sweetie around. Many hotels and guesthouses also provide picnics, so if you want to really take the romance to the next level, you can get yourself a delicious picnic before heading out on your island hopping adventure.
One of the most beautiful and romantic countries in Europe, Italy is ideal for those who want a getaway with all the frills. If you’ve never considered Italy before, there’s no time like the present to do so, and with amazing getaway options strewn throughout the country, you’re looking at a potential gold mine of the perfect, romantic holiday ideas. For example, staying at a beautiful castle in the rolling Tuscan hillside is considered by many to be one of the most sought after holiday ideas. These castle getaways can incorporate a whole host of activities into your stay, from wine tasting to vineyard tours, painting classes, cooking classes, horseback riding and more.
Ah, lovely France. What would a list about romantic European destinations be if it didn’t include the land of love? Whether you’re looking to explore the history of the north with the famed Valley of the Somme or you’re a beach bum wanting to catch some rays on the Riviera in the likes of Nice, France has a little something for everyone. From the high end shopping districts of Paris to the rich history of the shores of north France, this is a country that has non-stop food, wine and fun. If you’re looking for a unique getaway idea that blows city breaks out of the water, just check out all the vineyards throughout the likes of Bordeaux that you can stay in for the duration of your stay! Just come see for yourself.
So whatever your reasons for wanting to get away, whether it’s to celebrate a special milestone or just have a getaway with your special someone, hopefully these great ideas of European destinations will give you a starting point from which to plan the ultimate European getaway. So good luck in your endeavours to have the trip of a lifetime, and enjoy!