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6 Romantic Holiday Destinations for Your Summer Holiday

Travelling as a couple is a great way to spend your summer holiday. Whether you have been married for a long time or if this is your first trip together you are guaranteed a fabulous holiday. Here are 6 romantic holiday destinations for your summer holiday.

The Bahamas

The Bahamas are a great destination for a romantic getaway as you can bask in the sun at private secluded beaches with pink sand, swim in the warm Atlantic waters with the dolphins, and watch spectacular sunsets. There are plenty of accommodations to choose form and you can stay at beach resorts, villas and hotels. Be sure to visit Paradise Island and take a stroll in the Versailles Garden known for its intricate manicured gardens and terraced inclines. Spend a day enjoying a boat cruise that offers fine dining and snorkelling.

Palm tree, blue sea, sky in Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas. Tropical beach with white sand and turquoise water. Summer vacation, recreation, relax. Paradise, peace, romance. Travel, traveling, wanderlust 

Santa Lucia, Cuba

Santa Lucia is a beautiful area in Cuba that has more than 20 km of beaches with plenty of hotels and resorts to stay in. It is great for a romantic getaway and you can enjoy the best that Cuba has to offer. You can try rum tasting, take cooking lessons, or indulge in spa treatments. You can also spend your day on the beach where you can relax in the sun or try sports like snorkelling, volleyball, kayaking, and sailing.

Santa Lucia beach Camaguey Province in Cuba

Blanket Bay, New Zealand

New Zealand is known for its postcard scenic views and staying in a luxurious lodge with alpine scenery is a great way to spend your romantic holiday. You can enjoy the view of the Lake Wakatipu and the peaks of the Humboldt mountain range. You can indulge in activities such as heli-skiing, jet boating, fishing, kayaking, horse riding, bungee jumping, rafting and trips to Milford Sound. Be sure to go for a ride on a helicopter where you can enjoy a scenic ride of the surrounding area and then enjoy a private gourmet picnic on a mountaintop overlooking the stunning lake.

Boat on Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown, New Zealand

Paris, France

Paris is one of the most romantic cities on Earth and it is a great place to spend a romantic holiday. If you are planning on popping the question on your holiday, Paris is an excellent place to propose. Stroll along the beautifully planned streets and you can enjoy parks, gardens, and stop in at iconic destinations like the Louvre, Arc de Triomphe, and the Eiffel Tower. Go for a sunset cruise on the Seine River before heading out for a show at Moulin Rouge or off to a fine dining restaurant to indulge in fabulous food and wine.

sunrise in paris with the eiffel tower 

North Island, Seychelles

North Island is a private island in the Seychelles with only 11 luxury villas and it is surrounded by natural beauty on every side. This private Island offers various activities such as scuba diving, snorkelling, cycling, fishing, kayaking and yoga. You will be able to experience the thrill of living in an own private island just for the two of you as the service in this island is discreet and personalised.

You can enjoy a sunset at the west beach bar, lounge in the piazza, pamper yourself in the spa and also use this island solely for private use. Firefly Collection have a villa here, and other villas in incredible locations like this around the world. It is worthwhile booking through a company like this as they usually provide a concierge service to make sure your whole holiday goes smoothly – nothing is less romantic than bickering with your other half when travel arrangements have gone wrong!

Sunny day on Anse Carana Beach in the north of Mahe Seychelles

Austrian Alps

Rent a car and explore the excitement of the Austrian Alps. You can travel along stunning stretches of road like Grossglockner High Alpine Road, the highest mountain pass with a surfaced road on it. You can also indulge in exploring small villages, swimming in alpine lakes, and stay in fabulous resorts. You may even be able to go skiing if the snow is available so early in the season.

Hallstatt Austria. Mountain village in the Austrian Alps at twilight.

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Hi, my name is Samantha, Finance Managing Guru by day, Travel Blogging Enthusiast by... well... day too! Haha! Travelling King is the destination hotspot for the wannabe traveller! Showcasing affordable, luxurious getaways for the budget conscious! With the combination of my financial knowledge and travelling experiences I aim to show you, with a little planning, the right budget and a realistic goal you can fulfil your travel fantasies and explore the world whatever your budget or desires may be!