Updated: Mar 20, 2021
You don't have to travel far to find the perfect spot for a getaway with your significant other. Whether you want to spend a week, or just a long weekend, there are plenty of options close to home. Here are a few of our favorites.
You can’t go wrong with a stay on any of Hawaii’s islands. While Kauai and Maui are my favorites, each island has it’s own charm. Every island has beautiful beaches, lush gardens, and plenty of activities. Whether you want to enjoy water sports, romantic walks on a beach or explore the natural beauty, there is a reason why Hawaii is one of the number one spots in the world for honeymoons and romantic retreats.
Napa is a wine lover’s paradise but even if you aren’t into wine, there is so much more to see and do in this scenic region of rolling vineyards. The region has chic restaurants and top-notch hotels and is the ultimate romantic getaway. There are dozens of wineries that offer wine tasting. The Russian River is a great place to explore in a kayak or by boat. There are top spas if you just want to stay in your hotel and relax.
Recommended Hotel: Carneros Resort and Spa
While Aspen is magical in the winter with fabulous skiing, it is also a great destination any time of the year. The town has gourmet restaurants, great shopping and some of the most beautiful scenery in the U.S. With world class spas and almost unlimited outdoor activities, Aspen is the perfect getaway.
Recommended Hotel: The St. Regis Aspen
This charming Southern town is best explored on foot. With hundreds of small squares full of trees draped in Spanish moss, there is a new delight around every corner. There are a variety of walking tours that include a focus on architecture, history, highlights from the famous ‘Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil’ or you can just take a romantic stroll on your own. If you are looking for a bit of a thrill, try out one of the many Ghost Tours after dark. Whether you are a foodie, history buff, or adventure seeker, be sure to soak in all the southern charm and romance Savannah, Georgia has to offer.
Recommended hotel: The Perry Lane Hotel
The red rocks of Sedona glow at sunset and invite you to go out and explore the beautiful desert landscape. Stroll through the streets of this quaint town and find first-class restaurants, art galleries and unique shops. Sedona is known for its wellness retreats, vibrant arts community, and its New Age vibe. The hiking trails of Red Rock State Park are nearby if you are more adventurous.
Recommended Hotel: L'Auberge de Sedona
Contact me when you are ready for your next romantic getaway. I'd love to help you plan something unique that will give your love the gift of time together.