Valentine’s Day, is a day when people from all over the world take the opportunity to celebrate their love. We all want to do something memorable for our special someone to tell them what they mean to us. One of the best ways to celebrate the day, is to whisk away your partner to a beautiful destination. Here are a list of few destinations which are nearby and excellent for a short trip.
The smallest South Asian island country away from the chaos of the city life, it is the perfect destination to relax. Famous for its beaches, extensive reefs, blue lagoons and beautiful beach properties, Maldives is an ideal place for a staycation with your partner. From lazing around on the beach properties, taking dips in the infinity pools which almost every hotel offers, cruising through the remote islands (it has 1197 coral islands), enjoy the glowing beach on Vadhoo Island and rejuvenating yourself in the couple spas, Maldives is one of the best places to spend some quality time with your beloved.
Nestled in the Himalayas, the kingdom of Bhutan, also known as the land of ‘Dragon people’, is the place you should go if mountains are your thing. The only country that measures the happiness of its subjects, it is blessed with flora and fauna and beautiful monasteries. Bhutan allows you to peep into their culture and tradition while breathing in their fresh mountain air. You can go hiking, bike riding or just lay on the grass enjoying the valley. It also has a lot of cafés which allows you to enjoy the local cuisine apart from the various museums which gives you an insight to their textile industry and craftsmanship. If you both have the explorer bug, this is the destination for you.
3) SRI LANKA
This island nation located to the south of India, has the most diverse landscape ready to cater to any of your needs. From tea plantations to mountains to national parks to the coastal line which stretches across 1300 km, it also offers lush rainforests with breathtaking views. Apart from these, the country also boasts of some of the best hotel properties on the beach with spas to die for. You must also go to the elephant sanctuary, for a unique experience. While you’re there, you should also indulge in their cuisine which has Middle Eastern, Dutch and Portuguese influences. The land reeks of diversity in every aspect. A good option for a getaway to either relax or see a beautiful country.
Home to Burj Khalifa (world’s tallest building), Dubai is a mecca for people who are admirers of the urban, manmade marvels. The dessert city which transformed itself into a global city, boasts of malls with almost every brand under the sky. Take your partner on a date to a restaurant overlooking the Jumeirah beach. Explore the beautiful man-made gardens, the souks, Bastakia, Dubai creek, museums, Jumeirah mosque and experience the old world merging with new world while having a good time shopping, almost everywhere you go.
If you’re in for a beach party, look no further, Thailand is the place you need to go. Thailand has everything you might need for your ideal vacation with your partner. Good hotels to relax, monasteries, waterfalls, virgin forests, water sports and an amazing night life. Just the perfect combination for an R&R. You can go island hopping with your partner, some beaches even have fun volleyball tournaments that you can be a part of. Sit on a boat and discover the floating markets, watch birds, go hiking, see the beautiful zoos, national parks, enjoy Thai massages and of course the infamous Thailand shopping experience. Just what you need to lift your spirits and celebrate your love.
Make this Valentine’s Day special for the person that matters the most, create beautiful moments travelling together. So, what are you waiting for? Go ahead and book that vacation for your partner and while you’re at it, check our website for the best travel insurance plans available for a smooth travel experience, even if something goes wrong.