Congratulations! Your wedding or couple’s anniversary is here, and you rightly deserve to celebrate!
A trip is always a wonderful way to spend quality time together and you can follow your common passions whether it’s in leisure or adventure.
Romantic places usually entail beach, sun, and crystal-clear waters, but each couple has their own preferences, and you might be looking for a bustling metropolis brimming with culture and history.
For your anniversary trip, it is therefore important that you find your paradise by perusing the below list of incredible destinations that will have you falling in love all over again offering exactly what you’re looking for!
1. Scotland – Gorgeous scenery in the UK
If you two lovebirds enjoy hiking across the lush undulating hills of this magnificent land and are interested in the rich history of Scotland, then you don’t need to go far from Devon. Consider combining hiking up to Arthur’s Seat for panoramic views, seeing Edinburgh’s Old Town for charming architecture and entertaining museums (like the Writer’s Museum), and strolling along the Royal Mile to see street performers. This way you tick adventure and culture, but head to an outdoor sports store first to get the right gear for your hike.
If you enjoy alcoholic beverages, then visit a whisky distillery for a sample or two as that’s what Scotland’s famous for. The UK has many more romantic holiday destinations to offer for lovers that are into beaches and seaside towns which are closer to Devon, so do your research before you book anything.
2. Casablanca – the ultimate Hollywood setting
If you both prefer a more dramatic setting, then you should celebrate your wedding anniversary in stunning Casablanca’s frenetic and iconic sights. Hollywood immortalized the city’s romance, and you can too by travelling downtown to stroll along the city’s Corniche and taking in views of the Hassan II Mosque, famous for the world’s highest tower.
You may want to explore more of Morocco’s treasures on your once-in-a-lifetime anniversary trip so you could rent a vacation home for a longer period at very affordable rates especially if you go outside of the high season.
3. The Cayman Islands – the Caribbean dream destination
Arriving at Grand Cayman, the Caribbean’s most affluent island, you will experience this lovely part of the world that is brimming with famous restaurants, world-class shopping, and beautiful resorts. If you’re looking to have the most memorable stay here, then the Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa is the luxury hotel that will deliver the most amazing views of the famous Seven Mile Beach’s beautiful shores.
Spend the day drinking piña coladas at Coccoloba before boarding a boat to Stingray City to celebrate your romance. Legend has it that kissing one of their infamously friendly stingrays would bring you seven years of good fortune. End your day by enjoying the twilight at The White House, a newly rebuilt beach club and a couple’s massage at the spa at Seafire upon your return.
4. The Maldives – the couple’s classic hideaway
The Maldives is a favourite choice for honeymoons and romantic getaways. Its’ extensive 1,000 coral islands offer luxury, private overwater bungalows, and isolated beaches to explore. If you’re staying at Moodhu Holidays Maldives you can organize special trips such as flights and any other unique surprises, just speak to the knowledgeable and helpful hotel staff.
One of the island’s highest-rated hotels, the Baglioni Resort Maldives, is an eco-friendly resort that combines cutting-edge contemporary design with lavish spas ideal for relaxation with a beachside couple’s treatment.
If you’re looking for outstanding service and facilities in a remote and new location, Four Seasons Maldives and One & Only Reethi Rah never disappoint. Just be sure to pack plenty of clothes for warm weather like shorts, swimsuits, and sun hats!
If that sounds like a long trip, you could also consider holidays in Cape Verde, which is much closer just off Africa’s west coast. With a similar sunny beach vibe, Cape Verde is still considered an underrated getaway destination – take a look for your anniversary break.
5. Santorini – Classic Greek romantic getaway
If you’re looking for stunning views and the opportunity to indulge in great food and drink, with fabulous weather, look no further than Santorini. The picture postcard Greek island is a favourite with honeymooners not to mention loved up couples looking for a lazy retreat.
The island sits on top of an extinct volcano, and the view across the bay is nothing short of stunning. And if you want to head to the beach, there are plenty to choose from. You’ll also find plenty of great accommodation across the island.
By night, soak up the stunning sunset with a glass of wine and some of the best food in Europe. The perfect location for a wedding anniversary trip.
Wherever your wedding or couple’s anniversary trip takes you if you choose one of the listed destinations you’ll relish those memories with your sweetheart forever. Make the most of your anniversary trip by choosing the most suitable destination and activities that you both enjoy together for the ultimate anniversary experience!
For another handy tip, be sure to book yourself a romantic tour or travel experience in advance.