8 most romantic cities
Where to go in February, if you had such an opportunity? We have compiled for you the top 8 most romantic cities.
Expectedly leading in this list is Paris. Favorite city of Ernest Hemingway, Erich Remarque and other writers, artists, musicians. The city on the banks of the Seine charms with its wide avenues and beautiful old architecture.
Stroll along the Champs-Elysées to the Arc de Triomphe, and then climb the Eiffel Tower, offering panoramic views of the city. Go to one of the local cafes and enjoy coffee with a delicious croissant. Other places to see in Paris are the Louvre, Notre-Dame de Paris, the Moulin Rouge cabaret, the Sacré Coeur basilica. If you have time, then Paris Disneyland is waiting for you.
Venice gained its romantic status due to its location on the water. There are no cars and bicycles, so they move around the city on gondolas or on foot. Start your walk from St. Mark’s Square, where the main sights of Venice are located: the Basilica of San Marco, the Doge’s Palace, the Clock Tower, the Old and New Procurations. The streets-channels of the city intersect bridges. The most famous among them are the Rialto Bridge, the Academy Bridge, the Liberty Bridge, the Straw Bridge. Built of white marble, the Bridge of Sighs is popular with tourists because of the romantic legend: if the lovers swim under it at sunset and kiss, their love will be eternal.
Art lovers will enjoy the Peggy Guggenheim collection: the most complete collection of paintings by artists of the 20th century is kept here. Visit also the Santa Maria della Salute.
Prague, Czech Republic
Start your route through the capital of the Czech Republic with Charles Bridge and make a wish. Take a walk through the Old Town of Prague. Climb to the Old Town Hall – a popular observation platform among lovers, where they confess their love and offer to marry.
An excellent option would be to spend the day in the largest castle complex – Prague Castle. Admire St. Vitus Cathedral – the pride of Prague.
At the top of Petřín Hill, which can be reached by cable car, there are observation platforms with views of all Prague.
In February, Barcelona with weather conditions +20 is ideal for walking. The capital of Spain is in the top 10 most visited cities in Europe due to its attractions, so there is something to see.
Admire the architectural masterpieces of Antonio Gaudi – Sagrada Familia, House Vicens, sit in Park Guell, walk along La Rambla.
Be sure to climb the highest point of Barcelona – Mount Tibidabo. From here there is a magnificent view of the city.
Another city with picturesque canals and charming buildings. Rent a bike and go to inspect the capital.
Start your walk from Dam Square, wander through the Royal Palace. There are 50 museums in Amsterdam, among them: Van Gogh and Rembrandt museums, Madame Tussauds, Rijksmuseum. Churches and cathedrals also deserve attention: the Church of St. Nicholas, the Old and New Church.
Homeland of Hans Christian Andersen will bring bright emotions to lovers. Remember children’s fairy tales, feel yourself like children again in Tivoli Park. This is an area of attractions in the heart of Copenhagen. Walk along Strøget Street to the Town Hall Square – so you will find yourself in the center of the capital. Not far from Stroget there is the Round Tower, the legend of Copenhagen. The sculpture of the sad Little Mermaid is another significant place in Copenhagen.
London, Great Britain
Have a date on Westminster Bridge, from here you have a beautiful view of Big Ben. Those who are not afraid of heights, can ride on the London Eye and admire the city from a bird’s eye view, because this observation wheel is the second largest in the world. Fortress Tower will appeal to lovers of antiquity, and Tower Bridge, the symbol of London, is also nearby. Tower bridge connects the gallery, where you can climb. Here are located an observation deck and a museum.
Spend time in nature: take a walk in Hyde Park and treat you to squirrel nuts, and in the evening go on a romantic walk along the River Thames.
New York, USA
Thanks to the rich heritage of cinema, New York will always attract lovers. Start your date at Chrysler Building, the legendary skyscraper of the Big Apple. Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Do not miss the opportunity to stroll in Central Park – a favorite place of New Yorkers. The Brooklyn Bridge connecting Manhattan with Long Island will be a good point to complete the walk. It is considered one of the most beautiful bridges in the world, so visit there and take a photo for memory. Well, the Statue of Liberty, Lady Liberty, to which you can swim by sea tram, is the absolute “maest si” of every tourist.