Venice in Spring
Posted: 12 February 2018
Revel in the romance of St. Valentine’s Day by whisking your loved one off for a luxurious and romantic European city break. Cherish some quality time together, declare your undying love and create an intimate soiree for two amidst a famous European backdrop. Let love blossom this spring and follow your heart with our inspiring romantic city breaks and Top 6 seductive luxury love nests.
When it comes to affairs of the heart, why not share your passion for travel and embark on a foreign flirtation filled with romantic interludes, timeless allure and heavenly vistas? Europe boasts a wealth of vibrant cities guaranteed to impress your significant other with treats for all the senses. Savour a variety of seductive European settings, admire the historical attractions, devour the rich cuisine and learn a thrilling new language for love.
From igniting passion in Paris, to fuelling amore in Monte-Carlo or surrounding yourself with ancient romance in Rome, there are European cities that are guaranteed to hit the right romantic chord for both you and your loved one, Whether serenading alfresco style in Italy, sipping vintage Champagne in France or devouring sophisticated Swiss chocolates in Geneva, there is plenty to indulge your significant other and induce a cocktail of everlasting love. Breathtaking backdrops, scenic sites and poetic gestures will spur you on to whisper sweet-nothings in one-another’s ears, write your own unique love story, or orchestrate a shared symphony of love.
Whether you’re wishing for a snowy love tale in Andorra, seeking a heavenly haven in Athens, fancying Tapas-for-two in Spain. or planning to fall in love with the art of Florence, Europe has an abundance of charmed cities to melt any heart and fan any romantic flames. With a menu of epicurean delights awaiting, you’re bound to find the perfect sharing platter for two. Be inspired by a dazzling city setting, set the scene for endless romance and serve a tempting treat to indulge your loved-one this St. Valentine’s Day. From intimate candle-lit dinners and fragrant roses, to starry skies and rooftop terraces, there is a venue fit for Venus.
Our Top 6 Best European City Breaks For Valentine’s Day
Discover the best European cities to celebrate love and learn where to create the optimum recipe for a romantic getaway. Inducing love and expressing your feelings is simple with this lustful listicle of charming European city breaks. Whether it's a last-minute weekend away, or the gift of travel you offer this St. Valentine's Day, the surprise of a romantic trip or the joy of planning a venture together is simply irristible.
Bond In Barcelona
Boasting distinctive architecture, incredible art and sublime sunsets, Barcelona is a scenic city to share your artistic side and embrace some Latin flair. Be astounded at Antoni Gaudi’s masterpieces and show your playful side with a visit to the whimsical Sagrada Familia. Stay at Hotel Arts Barcelona admiring the beachfront setting, share tasty tapas, sip fruity Sangria, lock eyes over a fiery Flamenco, or simply dance the Fandango until the early hours. Barcelona is a vibrant city that is full of flavour. Couples can indulge with tasty plates of tapas, savour sensational seafood, plus revel in a melody of colourful culture and spice.
A Passion For Paris
Ignite your passion for romance in ‘The City of Love’ and say Je t’aime under the iconic tower of love. Sail the river Seine, visit the Musée du Louvre, embrace the chic café culture, indulge in sweet patisserie or stroll the magnificent boulevards — Paris is bound to win your heart. For the ultimate romantic gesture in Paris, check-in to Four Seasons hotel George V Paris. Just steps from Les Champs-Elysées, this luxurious hotel is guaranteed to woo your loved one with opulent interiors, gourmet gastronomy and beautiful floral arrangements — a French venue that will paint a lasting picture.
Declare Your Devotion in Dubrovnik
Croatia’s famously attractive coastline has seduced many a visitor and Dubrovnik’s colourful harbour is every lover’s port of call. Stroll the pretty Old Town indulging in a spot of culture, admire the grand Baroque churches, take a boat ride along the stunning Adriatic coast and express your true affection whilst captivated by this beloved European gem. Stay at the exclusive and beautifully boutique Villa Orsula, located in the heart of the city, and be mesmerised by the stunning surroundings. This famously walled city is the best place to be ensconced with your loved one.
Fan Romantic Flames In Florence
A city where visitors are destined to fall in love, Florence is one of Italy’s most-loved cities. Couples can stroll under the Tuscan sky, gaze up at The Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore and declare their fondness for Florence in glorious Renaissance style. Filled with artistic treasures, including Michelangelo’s marble statue of David, this city simply oozes splendour and quintessential Italian flair. Stay within the luxurious Belmond Villa San Michele — a 15th-century Franciscan monastery with sublime views overlooking Florence — and savour the breathtaking Tuscan countryside over a bottle of silky smooth Chianti.
Relish The Beauty Of Rome
Revel in the romance of Rome and express your love in the ‘Eternal City’. Re-kindle the flame of love and re-gain a spring in your step with a plethora of stunning city sites and achingly beautiful architecture. Absorb the rapture of Roman life by becoming completely captivated by Biblical frescos and sharing some divine devotion. A city to be inspired by, why not propose at the Spanish Steps, or sip a Bellini overlooking Rome’s great sites? For a romantic stay to remember in Rome, head to the beautifully restored and iconic Hotel Eden. With awe-inspiring panoramic views and delectable dining, this is a luxury Italian hotel guaranteed to draw cupid’s arrow.
Reflections Of The Heart In Venice
Venice is a glittering European city guaranteed to impress your loved one. Whether a city break, or as part of a sentimental journey on board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, this is a city filled with riches to spoil your significant other. Bathe in the spring sunshine and paint your own love story filled with pastel shades and reflective light. Glide your way around the city with a private gondola ride and share a colourful gelato to foster a culture of love. With one-hundred and fifty canals, four-hundred bridges, numerous palatial palaces and inviting pizzas, Venice is a European city to unmask, explore and to adore. Lap up the love at Aman Venice and be seduced by the exquisite interiors.
Let Love Blossom With A European City Break This Spring
So, when it comes to matters of the heart, there are several European cities renowned for romance and blessed with love. Delivering decadent dining venues, signature experiences and luxurious hotel interiors, we can suggest sumptuous suites, sublime spas and secret havens destined to win over your heart. Guaranteed to induce ‘the look of love’, travellers should seize the moment, savour the venue, pull at the heartstrings and inspire the European art of romance. To create a St. Valentine’s Day to remember and to seduce your loved one with some European amore this year, let us inspire your travels and suggest the perfect city love nest. Whether your perfect city break is Paris, Florence, or Rome, there is a prestigious city hotel just waiting to serve romance on a polished platter. So, share in the delights of a luxurious European city break this St. Valentine's Day and indulge with a little romance. Take flight, jump on board the love train or cruise into the sunset, the choice is yours this St. Valentine's Day!
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