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Romantic Getaways

Romance and History Collide at Mercer Hotel Barcelona

Britt Hysen | Posted 07.29.2016 | Travel
Britt Hysen

Barcelona is a city known for its fervent passion. At the core of Catalonian culture is romance, exemplified by the food, people, and most importantly, places to stay. No other hotel quite captures the romantic essence of this esteemed Spanish city like Mercer Hotel Barcelona.

7 Best Places in Every Continent for a Romantic Vacation

Toby Nwazor | Posted 07.25.2016 | Travel
Toby Nwazor

When looking for the best getaway spots around the world, you put into consideration how warm and welcoming the people of that area are, the food, delicious recipes, the restaurants, beaches, historical sites, the financial constraint/budget etc. Most especially, you must consider the security of that area.

Is This Really My Life? Sorting It Out At Thirtysomething

Alexis Sclamberg | Posted 06.15.2016 | Women
Alexis Sclamberg

You know those moments when you take pause, look around with wonder and think: is this really my life? I had one of those wondrous moments last night. But this all started a little less wondrously.

Where in the World Should You Honeymoon? (Infographic) | Posted 03.09.2016 | Travel

By Emily Howard for the Orbitz Travel Blog Honeymoons can--and should--be the trip of lifetime for newly wed couples. So you'd better choose wisely. ...

Ten Top Small But Surprisingly Posh Inns In the Northeast US

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 01.11.2016 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Walk in to any of these B&B's, Inns and Hotels from Vermont to Virginia (yes, admittedly not in the "Northeast" but I include it here) and you'll be astounded by the attention to detail and luxury appointments within.

24-Hour Desert Escape

Shannah L. Compton | Posted 05.05.2016 | Travel
Shannah L. Compton

Take a 24-hour road trip to the mystical and authentically Americana part of the golden state, which has inspired such bands as U2, Queens of the Stone Age and the Foo Fighters.

A Taste of Maui

Carly Cylinder | Posted 05.25.2015 | Travel
Carly Cylinder

Three or four nights may not be enough, but you can see a lot in a little amount of time. It was a perfect long-weekend getaway that gave us just what we needed -- a taste of Maui.

7 Most Romantic Caribbean Resorts | Posted 04.14.2015 | Travel

Whether you stick to the basic package or opt for more extravagant add-ons, leave your worries behind so you can focus on what really matters: each other.

Beyond Vegas: Five West Coast Getaways for Adventurous Couples

Amy Whitley | Posted 12.28.2014 | Travel
Amy Whitley

Want to get away with your partner, but the usual go-to options feel uninspired? If you're ready to venture beyond a weekend letting loose in Las Vegas or wine tasting in Napa, pick from any of the following adventurous getaways for couples on the West Coast.

7 Romantic Places to Rendezvous Beneath Fall Foliage

JustLuxe | Posted 11.02.2014 | Travel

With orange and red foliage sprinkling the ground, cooler weather and the smell of apple spices filling the air, we can't wait to head to some of our favorite fall destinations.

Gilded Glamour Galore: A Whimsical Weekend In Newport, Rhode Island

Erica Swallow | Posted 08.17.2014 | Travel
Erica Swallow

Newport feels halfway like a field trip to the past and halfway like being a part of a museum of what once existed. Its mansions stay intact, though mostly open for public tourism, giving the town a stately appearance.

Romantic Kissing Spots On The Island Of St. Thomas

JustLuxe | Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel

It offers something special year-round with warm seas, cool breezes, perfect weather and enough mystery and glamour to be the perfect jet-set vacation spot only a stone's throw away from home. St. Thomas is also a hidden gem for romantic moments.

5 Amazing Bali Hotels Under $100

Budget Travel | Posted 06.30.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

From its wave-pounded coastline of dramatic cliffs and black sand beaches, on through the swaying green rice terraces of the lowlands and into lush, dense jungles of its interior, Bali truly has something for everyone.

POLL: Are You Getting Away For Spring Break This Year?

Posted 03.31.2014 | Home

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Romantic Getaways Gone Awry

Budget Travel | Posted 05.27.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

"I can't say a lot of honeymooning went on, but my in-laws did give us a trip we'll never forget."

10 Reasons to Spring Break at The Blackberry Farm

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 05.26.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

As you consider a spring getaway, make sure to take note of one of the country's best-kept secrets, The Blackberry Farm located in East Tennessee. The 4,200-acre private estate is surrounded by lush green scenery, unparalleled luxury, Southern hospitality and gourmet cuisine.

The Best Things to Do in Jimmy Fallon's Hometown | Posted 05.05.2014 | Travel

The area's deep-rooted agricultural heritage has meshed with kitchen savvy to make Saugerties a stomping ground for culinary geeks. If that's not enough to entice you, Jimmy Fallon was raised here and locals couldn't be prouder or more pleased to chat about their hometown boy.

10 Things You Must Do During Your Next Trip to Belize

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Maybe your cruise ship docked for only a day in Belize. If so, book the next flight you can back to this breathtaking Central American country. Its 9,000 square miles has an abundance of adventures to offer and is often overlooked by travelers.

9 Romantic Resorts Fit for Celeb Couples

Joy Pecknold | Posted 04.06.2014 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

From Gwyneth Paltrow's secret wedding spot to a private island resort perfect for Brad and Angelina, herein are nine fairy-tale destinations made for lovin'.

America's Most Romantic Towns (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 04.02.2014 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Whether you're aiming to stoke the fires of a long-smoldering interest or spend some quality time bonding with your boo, read on to discover the best towns for romance.

America's Most Romantic Winter Destinations

Travel + Leisure | Posted 03.10.2014 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Blame it on the cold weather or all that holiday cheer, but there's something about winter that gives us the itch to escape with that special someone.

Soaking up the Last of the Summer Sun

Tracy Christoph | Posted 10.30.2013 | Travel
Tracy Christoph

Labor Day weekend is approaching and the end of summer is soon upon us. But there's still time to fit in a last-minute vacation before sending your kids back to school and preparing for the hectic workweeks that await you this fall.

3 Romantic Getaways | Posted 09.09.2013 | Travel

Need some downtime with your honey? Whether it's an anniversary celebration or one of your birthdays, or maybe you just need some R&R, these blissful vacations will make reconnecting and getting those home fires burning a breeze.

The Most Romantic Destinations In...

Posted 06.06.2013 | Travel

Miss Travel, the travel dating site that pairs wealthy men with willing female travelers, released their list of the most romantic cities in North Ame...

10 Italian Villages for a Perfect Summer Escape

minube | Posted 07.23.2013 | Travel

To get a true taste of the essence of Italy, many travelers take to the countryside to explore the rustic villages and sprawling vineyards which have made Italy synonymous with old-world charm.