Most people think that the best time for love is the summer since the hot weather helps people loosen up and gets them in the right mood for love. And this is often why winter is a bit neglected when it comes to this. However, many people do not know that the cold weather means more cuddling and spending more time together with their partner. Today we have decided to go after some of the most romantic winter getaways which are perfect for couples who love traveling in the winter. Check them out!
#1 Prague, the Czech Republic
Prague is one of the most visited capitals in Europe. It is very famous with its great architecture. The place is really beautiful in the winter, especially before the Christmas holidays when the city is amazingly decorated. But this is not the only thing that makes this capital extremely romantic during the winter season. There are many beautiful bridges which are built over the river Vlatava. Many couples choose them for their romantic walks together. And this is not all, there are also a lot of street jazz musicians who can get you in a perfect romantic mood.
#2 Belgrade, Serbia
If you have not been to Eastern European yet, then you may take the opportunity and visit it in the winter. The countries on the Balkan Peninsula have rich cultures and interesting traditions which one can witness during the winter. Belgrade, the capital of Serbia and the capital of former Yugoslavia, is not considered a very romantic place at first, but once you feel its winter vibe, you may fall in love with it.
The city has nightlife that would appeal to a lot of young couples. It is also quite a cheap destination which can help you both save money and visit as many places as you can. You can take the opportunity to visit Kalemegdan and Belgrade fortress.
#3 Verona, Italy
If you ask a random person about the most romantic love story of all times, you are very likely to be answered “Romeo and Juliette’s”. So, we cannot miss to add the place where their tragic love story took place – Verona. It is true that there are a lot of romantic places in Italy, but if you have not yet been to Verona, then it would be best to visit it with your partner.
This way you will get the chance to experience all the romance that is in the air. And if you think that winter is not the right time to do it, think twice. First of all, there are not as many tourists as there are in the summer months, and second of all the weather is not freezing and there could be some warmer sunny days which to make your stay there even more pleasant.
#4 Vienna, Austria
Here it is another European city which is perfect for a couple’s romantic getaway. This is because there are a lot of beautiful European cities to visit with some amazing architecture and winter is a suitable time to do it. The preparations and the amazing Christmas lights and decorations have already been settled and one could get a festive Christmas spirit in November. You will have the chance to witness the Baroque architecture of the city and the whole romantic atmosphere the city has, especially in the holiday season. Have a walk with your partner through the Old Town and enjoy your love and company.
#5 Quebec City, Canada
There are a lot of beautiful places to visit in Canada, but one of the most romantic ones during the winter is the capital of the French speaking province Quebec – Quebec City. There are a lot of small shops and cafes where one can stop at and buy something special. If you decide to go there around New Year’s Eve you will get the chance to experience some amazing festive atmosphere, like a lot of lights and Christmas trees.
And if you decide to go there in February, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the Winter Carnival which takes place there every year. This is one of the largest winter festivals in the world and you could take part in some of its numerous activities, like a masquerade ball, outdoor winter sport events, and many outdoor public banquets. The atmosphere is simply amazing.
#6 Paris, France
Is there a more romantic city in the world than Paris? There are a lot of people who say that they will go there only with their partner. Paris is beautiful in every season. If you decide to visit it during the winter, you may have the opportunity to enjoy the snowy scenery around and the aroma of delicious French coffee and croissants that is in the air. And you should also not miss to have a romantic dinner at some of the most famous restaurants in the city, experiencing the delicious French cuisine and, of course, French wines.