15 of the Sexy Destinations
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. For all the people who have someone special in their lives, don’t let the holiday sneak up on you. Last minute gifts and plans usually don’t work well on this holiday. You have to plan ahead to create a Valentine’s Day memory that will be pleasant for you and your partner. One of the best things to do for Valentine’s Day is to take a trip. This year V-Day falls on a Saturday, which makes it the perfect time for a romantic getaway. Now that you have an idea of what to do, let us help by providing some suggestions of where to go. Here are some of the sexiest Valentine’s Day destinations.
Prague If you still want to to enjoy the winter elements without being home, Prague is a great destination. You and your lover can cuddle as snowflakes blowing across the hotel window. For your nights out, allow Prague’s charm to work its magic. There are fire-lit restaurants that serve delicious food, you can go to Tretters to enjoy cocktails, or get lost together in the impressive wine cellar at Monarch.
Dubrovnik Dubrovnik is a small city in Croatia. Its small size creates an intimate atmosphere. The city is full of boutiques and jewelry shops, so gentlemen can get her a gift she will never forget. There are many cafes and quiet gardens with private section for when you chose to be unseen. A little known fact is Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor used to escape to this beautiful Croatian city for a bit of holiday loving. So if Dubrovnik as good enough for them, it should be good enough for you.
Istanbul Istanbul is an exotic and unique place. It has a lot of culture and attractions, which make it a little hectic. To escape the hustle and bustle and enjoy more romance, go to Heybeliada, one of the Princes’ Islands. It is only a quick ferry ride away from the center of the city. In Heybeliada, can see the sights on bike or by horse drawn carriage. I suggest staying at the Karamanyan.
Vienna Vienna is one of the many lovers paradise’ in the world. Here you and many other couples can gaze into each others eyes over offee and cake one of the elegant coffee houses. There is a good chance you will have snow in February, but that will give you more reason to be with each other. Vienna is a great place to get some new scenery and brag to all your single friends about.
Bruges Bruges is a little known town in Europe that exudes romantic medieval charm. The town is never crowded which makes it perfect for slow strolls along a canal. You and your lover will end up at one of the dozens of restaurants there. After diner surprise your partner with handmade chocolates for dessert. These will be much more appreciated than the department store chocolates that you usually get.
Turin Italy is a popular destination for Valentine’s Day. Instead of going to Rome or Naples like most couples do, go to Turin. Starting at about 6 pm, the old cafes and bars in the center of the city lay out buffets to accompany early-evening drinks. The best of all, they’re free. You can mingle with the locals while enjoying the greatest of wines and bread sticks. Afterwards head back to the room to receive your thank you present.
Tuscany If you and your significant other lead pretty busy lives in an even busier city atmosphere, then you’re probably looking to go somewhere secluded and far away from fast pace life. Tuscany is a great getaway for you two to have alone time. During the month of February the hills are a great place to go outdoors to do whatever comes to mind. The Il Ruscello is a beautifully restored watermill specifically made for two people. Staying there is almost a necessity for a sexy Valentine’s Day.
ILE DE RE The houses and cobbled streets of the Ile de Ré will give you a home away from home feeling. Ile de Re is a small island linked to the French city of La Rochelle by road bridge. Long sandy beaches and pine forests are available at any time of the year. Stay at the Hôtel de Toiras, for the best experience. Ile de Re is o Paris, but still worth the money.
New York If you are are couple that enjoys being in the mix, then you can find a good time in New York. The W Hotels have teamed up with luxury lingerie designer Kiki de Montparnasse and have created the Ignite package. The hotel calls it “the ultimate sensual experience for couples”. After checking into a luxurious suite at The W, you and your lover will take a private car service to Kiki de Montparnasse. Here is where you will have a private consultation and fitting of some of the best lingerie in the world. Now that’s sexy.
Munich Gift giving is a big part of the Valentine’s Day experience. Flowers, candy, and jewelry are the top three things to make a V-Day plan go right. In Munich, Germany the Mandarin Oriental offers a special V-Day package during the month of February. The package includes a six-course dinner at Mark’s, a Michelin starred restaurant, a NUDO ring designed by famed jewelry designer Pomellato and more goodies in the room. This is guaranteed to have you showered in kisses.
Peninsula, New York The Peninsula in New York is offering one night of passion for couples. The Peninsula has an exclusive “Private Poolside Suithearts Package”. This is an opportunity to experience a romantic dinner, a private swim in the hotel’s glass-enclosed pool, and stay in a deluxe suite where each couple will get a 60 minute-massage. The pool is located on the 22nd floor so you are well out of reach of the public. Act quick because this one night, sexy experience needs to be reserved by February 10 and it will cost you $8,000.
Las Vegas Some may think that Sin City isn’t the best Valentine’s Day destination, but many couples go here and have the time of there lives. Vegas was ranked the number one destination for Valentine’s Day in 2011 and 2012. Skip the flowers and candy, grab a bottle of champagne and hit the tables. This is for the fun loving couples who have know problem showing people that they’re together. Hotel rates are reasonable around this time, some you can drop a little extra cash to get the heart shaped bath tub.
New Orleans New Orleans is just not a place were wild and crazy singles come for Mardi Gras. The Nola is a very mystical place that will bring you and your partner closer together. You can take stroll down Bourbon, dancing to the sounds of the brass bands. Some of the romantic restaurants include Muriel’s, Cafe Degas, and Bouche. The food alone will set the mood for other activities.
Myrtle Beach For the frugal couple that don’t want to spent to much on a weekend, Myrtle Beach is open for business. During February there isn’t too many people around so you can have privacy and the hotel rates are cheap. You can still see the ocean from a condo at Avista Resort. There “Be Mine! Valentine’s Package” includes the view champagne and chocolates, daily breakfast, and a Valentine’s Day dinner for two. This package last from the 13th to the 15th.
Coronada, California In Coronada, California you and your special someone can get the unique experience of getting a message while floating on a 33 foot gondola, provided by Loews Coronado Bay Resort. After a cruise down the resorts private marina you and your partner can feed each other chocolate covered strawberries and sip champagne. Just reserve the Voga Voyage spa package.