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Ireland is for Lovers

Whether you’re traveling with a loved one to a romantic destination for Valentine’s Day or just looking for an excuse to escape with your partner to the Emerald Isle, Ireland has attractions for any of romantic (or not) occasion. Busy this holiday season? Make it a family affair any time of year and bring the […]

Italy’s Most Romantic Places

Spend Valentine’s Day in the world’s best destinations for lovers — Italy. Hotel rooms with views, candlelight dining, moonlight massages, violins and cozy inns fill Italy with romance year-round. And with the summer crowds long gone, Italy is the perfect place for a Valentine’s Day getaway for two. In the winter you can take advantage […]

Christmas Season in Italy is Perfect for Couples

Join Italians as they get ready for the holidays, shopping at Christmas markets, savoring seasonal foods and visiting Nativity scenes in Rome, Florence, Assisi and Naples. In between the pre-holiday activities, pause often to savor the moment in a café and relax over a cozy dinner for two in a traditional trattoria. Colorful street markets […]

5 of Italy’s Most Romantic Hotels for Couples

Just being in Italy is romantic, but for the ultimate getaway for two, choose one of these dreamy places to stay. Verona: Due Torre Hotel If you’re into romantic legends, Verona is the place to be, and this 5-star hotel is only a couple of blocks from Juliet’s famous balcony. Begin with the setting, in […]

Escape to Santa Barbara for Romance

Sometimes, when family life becomes super loud, romance has a way of shoving its fingers in its ears and hiding in a dark corner. Parents can coax it back out with a weekend getaway to a whimsical, coastal town like Santa Barbara. Here are some fun suggestions to make your trip unforgettable. Go Bike Riding […]

Romantic Brittany for Couples

Friends lured us to Brittany, in the westernmost part of France, with promises of beautiful sand beaches, spectacular scenery and superb seafood. Where better, we thought, for a romantic getaway? We chose, at their suggestion, the Finistère, farthest west of all, where the land literally ends (Finistère means land’s end). We found all they promised, […]