Top 5 romantic sceneries in Europe

 
 
 

All you need is love! Rediscover romance by sneaking of for a weekend with your loved one. From the Alps to the mediterranean, these postcard-perfect romantic sceneries will inspire you to fan out across Europe, seeking it’s most romantic spots.

Champagne: Reims

Most people see Reims as a final opportunity to stock up on champagne. But there’s more to the region than this fizzy elixir. Reims is of course the city of champagne, but to discover  it’s monumental architecture and it’s rich historic past is a privilege for the romantic at heart. Reims holds three UNESCO world heritage buildings. The sloping hills with the champagne-producing vineyards will take you on a journey in the many cellars of the most famous champagne-houses including Champagne de Pommery, Tattinger, and the Veuve Clicquot cellars .

Enjoy the landscape of ‘Vignoble the Champagne’. To discover the ‘Champagne’, simply buy a map of the region, rent a car and make a few stops along the way at the Champagne houses to unravel some of their secrets.

Stay at Le Chateau les Crayères, a mythical luxury hotel in the heart of Reims.

Have a romantic dinner at ‘Le Parc’ in Hotel le Chateau des Crayères.

Take your postcard-perfect picture at le Château de Fère near Reims.

Chateau de Fere


Paris

Our journey for romance brings us of course to the capital of France, the city of lights, Paris. A kiss on the Eiffel tower, a cruise on the River Seine,… despite these clichés, Paris has the right ingredients to make for a perfect romantic getaway.

Take a stroll through the city, in the winding streets down Monmartre, in the many romantic gardens like Jardin du Luxembourg and past amazing historical architectures like the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris, and follow the footsteps of artists, intellectuals, philosophers and .. lovers.

Enjoy the quartier of Saint-Germain des prés, home to a number of famous cafés such as Les Deux Magots and Café de Flore.

Stay at the Shangri-La Hotel Paris for a royal treatment and an amazing view.

Have dinner at L’Astrance, one of S. Pellegrino’s top 50 restaurants in the world.

Take your postcard-perfect picture on a riverboat on the River Seine.

Seine


Rome

And what about Rome? The sensual capital of Italy has a way of disengaging spontaneous  urges like dancing in the Trevi Fountain, jumping on vespa’s, sweeping your loved ones of  their feet on the Spanish steps, etc. If it’s true romance you want, you have to visit Rome.

Rome boasts romantic lanes, parks and restaurants. However, sometimes it’s better to leave the beaten paths and to discover romance in little corners across the city’s piazza’s.

Enjoy a leisurely stroll starting from the top of the Spanish Steps to the Pincio, a hill looking over the Piazza del Popolo.

Stay at the Hassler Roma, set atop the Spanish steps and featuring a panoramic view of the entire city.

Have dinner at La Pergola, one of the best restaurants in Rome, if not in Italy.

Take you postcard-perfect picture at twilight on the Ponte Sant’Angelo that crosses the river Tiber to Castel Sant’Angelo.

Tiber


Amsterdam

If you’re planning of doing something romantic in Amsterdam, stop it right now! Romance in Amsterdam needs no planning, the scenery alone will conquer you in the blink of an eye. At night the illuminating canals and the welcoming bars and restaurants make for a magical atmosphere. Walk hand in hand past the glow of the bridge lights over the canals, along the cobblestone streets and explore the city.

Enjoy a ride in a horse-drawn carriage through the Vondelpark.

Stay at The Toren boutique Hotel, located at the prestigious Keizersgracht (Emperors’ canal), for a unique romantic experience.

Have dinner at the fine dining restaurant Ciel Bleu on the top of the Okura Hotel. The blue sky is everywhere around.

Take your post-card perfect picture on one of the illuminated bridges over the canal.

amsterdam


Vienna

Quiet walks along the narrow streets, cozy rendez-vous over hot chocolate milks and rich cakes, a ballroom filled with fancy dressed couples dancing a waltz, the sound of cilp-clopping down the road and vintage trams passing by… The city of Vienna lives and breathes romance. Take a full moon ride on a river boat on the Danaukanal and enjoy a glass of Prosecco.

Enjoy a nice picknick in the Volksgarten and make a wish at the Volksgarten fountain. Every year in May the Volksgarten transforms into a garden of paradise as the roses bloom.

Stay at the Palais Coburg Residenz located in the heart of Vienna. “The view from the spa over the roofs of Vienna adds the finishing touch.”

Have dinner at restaurant Steirereck on the banks of the River Wien.

Take your post-card perfect picture in Shloss Belvedere, because there in the museum the famous painting ‘The Kiss’ by Gustav Klimt will inspire to an even greater love.

The Kiss