Serving a seasonal menu of New American dishes made from locally grown organic produce, guests are treated to fresh seafood from Long Island Sound and Peconic Bay, accompanied by award-winning local artisanal cheese and an array of distinguished Long Island wines. World-renowned chef Juan Mari Arzak serves traditional Basque fare with cutting-edge style, in an intimate dining room. We both think it is only fair to spend a fraction of our time offs together and decide on our own what we want to do with the rest of the vacation time. Insider Tip: The Italian Riviera is divided into two regions: the more rustic Riviera di Levante to the east, and the resort-oriented Riviera di Ponente to the west. Each suite has a separate living area where you can relax with a book.
It's just you, the mysterious and mist-covered ancient city and some resident llamas. The private Fireplace Room is ideal for romantic dining for two, and the covered and heated outdoor deck is one of the best spots for alfresco dining under the stars. Plat 99, designed by the Los Angeles-based artist Jorge Pardo, is a vibrant lounge which serves hand-crafted cocktails, artisanal sandwiches and regional cheeses. That isn't a deterrent: Couples can squeeze onto a couch, pull up an extra barstool or grab a seat on the patio. Experts still don't know how the stones were brought here or what the circle means. Or drive 30 minutes to kayak among dolphins off Tybee Island.
Here are 13 places where the landscapes and architecture are timeless, the views rightly famous -- and the romance guaranteed: The Maldives © Courtesy Royal Seven Seas Cruises A Turkish cultural powerhouse, Istanbul is also a prime spot for a romantic getaway. Located a few miles from the famous Fort Necessity National Battlefield, the resort offers a variety of accommodations, ranging from two luxury hotels, a Tudor-style lodge, several two-bedroom townhouses and high-end private homes. The only challenge for you and your valentine? Bodega is located at 6434 E. Or head to the observatory and ask the resident astronomer to point out the brightest and most gorgeous constellations. It was called the Akademia, and we had delicious dinner in unforgettable atmosphere there. If you are an avid photographer you can combine your favorite hobby with history on a Photowalk Tour with a profession photographer, or a stroll through the historic Beacon Hill and Back Bay neighborhoods.
A novel way to appreciate the beauty of the Maine coastline is to take a 2 hour cruise aboard The Schooner Surprise, a fully operational racing ship built in 1918, or the Schooner Olad, which was built in 1927. There is also swimming, hiking, fly fishing and mountain biking. Renting a car for a few days is very inexpensive and allows for freedom to check out some sights along. You and your sweetheart can lounge on secluded beaches, relax in a private luxury villa or go on a hiking adventure along the Napali Coast. The old town is a warren of ancient temples, houses and stores built around a number of canals. Settle into your ultra-luxurious tent accommodations, equipped with a private pool and wood deck. You can save money by choosing a bed-and-breakfast instead of a luxury resort.
Since this is a special couples getaway, you will want to feel pretty or handsome which means that you should pack a combination of dresses for romantic dinners and comfy outfits for exploring and staying active during the day. Here are some of our top picks where you could have a romantic meal with your partner! Mention that you are celebrating your anniversary and hotel staff will go an extra length to make your stay memorable. Browse our California weekend getaways page for hundreds of ideas, both active and relaxing. Ireland Many years ago, there was a Hollywood movie which is still attracting lovers all over the world to the magical island of Ireland. More often than not, you will be able to add on special romantic amenities and customize your stay to make it a memorable one.
If you are looking for couples vacation ideas in Portland, the hotel is centrally located next to Pioneer Square and the business district. And now couples even have their pick of luxe, modern lodgings to go with the unblemished beach and rain forest adventures. Also noteworthy are its vast cocoa plantations and charming Creole villages. Some even have skylights so you can watch the stars from your beds. Stay at the and ask for one of the rooms with a view of the water. The offers picture-perfect scenery, complete with waterfalls and views of the Charleston Harbor.
Experience an abundance of activities for all ages, from guided hiking and biking, horseback riding, swimming, and fishing. Visit the scenic resort spa and take a rejuvenating bath in the deep copper bath tub with awesome views of the ocean on your. Dine at the authentic German Hofbrauhaus of Faust, where you will find an assortment of German sausages served with traditional sides, house-made Bavarian pretzels and delicious entrées. That can be enough to spark a romance. If you feel like you're the only two dozen people around for hundreds of miles, it's because you are. Each of the modern rooms think: black-and-white décor, glass walls and stone details includes a spacious terrace. With the weather moving in and the water lapping at the shore, it makes for a supernatural sight.
A getaway to this Massachusetts island will entail relaxing on quiet beaches, sampling decadent fare at upscale restaurants and exploring the historic Edgartown Lighthouse. For any romantic time in New York City, Rockefeller Center has it all. After a quick morning workout at the fitness center, walk to nearby museums and attraction. Maybe it's an early start to watch the sunrise from atop Maui's Haleakala Crater before a massage for two in one of Wailea's swish resorts. For example, you can spend a day in Stone Town and unearth a dark part of history learning about the slave trade before travelling to the outskirts and watching as a guide brings the local spice plantations to life. It's on the second floor in a corner of Highland Park Village — which is worth perusing on the way in, whether that means window-shopping or shelling out Benjamins at a designer shop.
To add at touch of culture to your weekend you can visit the Montana Museum of Art and Culture which is spread across several sites on the campus of the University of Montana, or attend a performance of the Missoula Symphony Orchestra and Chorale. Take the funicular up to for a panoramic view of the city. You can see the other side of Aspen at the 1889 Wheeler Opera House or at the summer Aspen Music Festival and School. La Toque Restaurant is one of the best places to dine in downtown Napa, offering indoor and outdoor seating, as well as a chef's table which is perfect for romantic celebrations. Excellent fishing, ancient rock art and cruising deserted islands are some of the ways in which you and your valentine can truly escape. Paris France As with Venice in Italy, it would be difficult to make a list of honeymoon destinations without any inclusion of Paris. Some of the top hotels like in St.