One of the best ways to keep a relationship alive is to travel together. You get to spend time with your loved one, get to know them better, and enjoy some downtime together away from the stresses of daily life.
Whether you’re planning a weekend away, an anniversary celebration, or looking for a chance of scenery for a month or two, there are lots of couple-friendly places that will be perfect.
Keep reading for some inspiring ideas and our top spots for couples in the USA.
New York, New York
One of the most romantic spots in New York has to be the top of the Empire State Building, thanks to the movie Sleepless in Seattle.
This city that never sleeps has so much more to offer, whether you want to serenade your sweetheart in a rowboat on Central Park Lake, hold hands under the stars at the Hayden Planetarium, or ice skate at Wollman Rink.
If you’re going to stay for more than a few weeks, however, you might want to bring your car along. Public transport or taking taxis can eat into your funds. If you’ve got a long way to travel to get there, why not consider car shipping with an auto transport company?
Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
This 2.2 million-acre wilderness is America’s first national park. It’s teeming with wildlife and natural wonders. The Old Faithful and Steamboat geysers are two prominent features, but there’s lots more to see and do.
Lake Yellowstone Hotel overlooks the largest high elevation lake, or you can stay at the world’s largest log cabin at the Old Faithful Inn.
Experience close hand the wonder that is the park’s herds of bison, elk, pronghorns, and gray wolves by taking a safari through the Lamar Valley.
Savannah is the oldest city in the Peach State, and its charming elegance will capture you. Sights to see include stately mansions and historic squares. The culture is thriving, and the culinary scenes will delight your taste buds.
Walk hand in hand with your loved one along the tree-shaded streets and shop for souvenirs or taste what’s on offer at one of the quaint riverside restaurants. It’s easy enough to get around Savannah, but if you bring your car along, you’ll be able to take a drive out to Bluff Drive on the Isle of Hope.
This wine lover’s paradise located in Northern California is brimming with cozy wine caverns, top-notch hotels, rolling vineyards, and chic restaurants, all of which make it the perfect romantic getaway.
Sip award-winning wines at one of the many venues or savor the best of Napa Valley’s cuisine on the Napa Valley Wine Train.
If you need to take a break from wine tasting, explore the scenic Russian River by kayak or lay back and treat yourself at one of the area’s top spas. Enjoy a romantic hot air balloon ride overlooking the vineyards or take a cooking class.
Is sharing a remote island at the top of your list of things to do with your partner? Visit the Hawaiian island of Lanai, and it’ll feel like it’s just the two of you. This tiny island’s landscape is just waiting to be explored, and you can enjoy a rest at a luxury hotel or resort when you need to take a break from your adventures.
The best time to visit is between June and November as these are the region’s warmest and driest months. If you fancy a spot of whale-watching, January and April are peak whale-watching months.
The Black Hills of South Dakota
Do you like the sound of a romantic Americana road trip? Escape city life by visiting the Black Hills of South Dakota. Drive along with the windows down, listening to your favorite songs. Enjoy the wide-open spaces as you wind your way through rolling prairies, sky-piercing granite needles, and majestic mountain carvings.
Must -have experiences include Mount Rushmore’s 60-foot faces, the legendary gold rush town of Historic Deadwood, and the natural wonder of Badlands National Park.
Miami is one of the best vacation spots for couples in the US. This iconic spot includes lots of romantic attractions, delicious food to taste, and plenty of natural beauty. There’s also nothing more romantic than a walk on the beach.
Take a stroll on South Pointe Park Pier, and you’ll find one of the best views in the entire city. Before you stretches a panoramic view of the ocean, and if you’re an early riser, the sunrise is to die for.
Traveling with your loved one should always be on top of your list of things to do. If you’re looking for a romantic getaway, try one of these suggestions and see where it takes you.