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Romantic Getaways for Valentine’s Day 2023

by Katie Skrzek

Dec 13, 2022

© North Lake Tahoe

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Valentine’s Day will be here before we know it. Now is the perfect time to plan your Valentine’s Day 2023 getaway.

Downtown Napa

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Head to Downtown Napa to enjoy a wine tasting at the more than 55 tasting rooms. With many tastings rooms within walking distance of one another, it’s a perfect date night option. Book a dinner reservation at one of Downtown Napa’s romantic restaurants. Charlie Palmer Steak Napa, located inside Archer Hotel, offers excellent wine pairings alongside decadent steaks. Compline boasts rotating lunch and dinner menus with options from lasagna and local cheeses to vegetarian entrées and local fish. For farm-to-table dining, visit Olive & Hay, which utilizes local ingredients for its Italian menu.


Visit Torrance, California, for a city escape. Located on South Bay about 10 miles south of Los Angeles International Airport, Torrance offers visitors laid-back experiences. Check out Torrance Art Museum. The contemporary art museum celebrates the local community with special exhibits and events. Admission is free. Afterward, grab a beer at one of Torrance’s best craft breweries. Watch the sunset at Torrance Beach, a hidden gem beach away from the crowds.


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Perfect for the outdoorsy couple, visit North Lake Tahoe, which straddles California and Nevada. Hit the slopes at Palisades Tahoe or Northstar California Resort for excellent skiing conditions. Northstar Village Ice Skating Rink is perfect for couples who prefer skates to skis.


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