Love is always in the air, especially in Europe. There’s something effortlessly romantic about strolling cobblestone streets and admiring old European architecture. Almost every European city offers this romantic atmosphere that can help bring couples together and grow their love. These weekend trips are sure to bring romance to any relationship.
Rome is the ultimate destination for a romantic weekend getaway. The heart of Italy is home to some of the world’s most gorgeous architecture. The city has cobblestone streets and friendly citizens who are welcoming of tourists. Couples can bond over a shared plate of pasta at one of many fantastic Italian restaurants. There are many things to see in the city and a weekend won’t be enough time to visit everything, so travelers should only plan to visit a few landmarks and leave the rest for a longer trip.
For a city with never-ending castles and shops, visit Bruges, Belgium. This quaint city is perfect for a couple looking to relax in a European city for the weekend. It’s easy to feel the romance in this picturesque destination. The castles in Bruges are quintessential European castles with Gothic architecture and an inviting atmosphere. Getting lost in castles with a loved one will be a weekend to remember.
Colmar, France, is a great getaway city in the winter or the summer. The French town is covered in pastel-colored houses and canals. It’s perfect for romantic strolls and picnics. Buy a bottle of wine (the region is famous for its Riesling) and plan a candlelit dinner as a way to renew a relationship.
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