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Romantic holiday suggestions for couples that don’t like cliches

Honeymoons, Valentine’s Day, perhaps an anniversary celebration? Romantic holidays do not have to be restricted to special occasions. Maybe you were planning on booking a romantic hotel in one of the world’s most romantic cities or towns, then dining by the sea or on a beautiful terrace. We have compiled a list of some alternatives, something less cliché. Before making any plans, look at our suggestions.

1. Travel the world in a caravan

Who doesn’t dream of a caravan holiday? Many couples seeking adventure, even retired people, are renovating their caravans, turning them into houses on wheels and hitting the road. The time you spent in a caravan with your loved one will become the dearest memories. Draw up a great caravan route and hit the road. There are some amazing routes to travel by caravan are in America, Australia, and Europe. The best caravan routes in Europe are Germany, Ireland, Italy, France, Norway, Switzerland, and Portugal. In America, the top picks are Chicago, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Miami. Also, note that these routes are also the best road-trip destinations.

2. Enjoy the snow

If you are planning on a romantic winter getaway, then a skiing holiday is what you are looking for. No matter where you are in the world, save time and money by traveling to the nearest ski center. The world is brimming with skiing paradises. In Turkey, you can pick from Uludağ, Kartalkaya, Kartepe, Palandöken, Davraz, Erciyes and Sarıkamış. Read our piece, to find out more about ski centers to discover in Turkey. Switzerland is a popular skiing destination and Zermatt, Laax, Mürren, Verbier, Davos, and St. Moritz are the most popular skiing spots. Free-ski down the endless slopes of France at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Tignes, Les Deux Alpes, Courchevel, Meribel, and Belleville. In Austria, the Innsbruck and Tirol regions are ideal skiing locations. Bansko in Bulgaria has one of the best resorts in Eastern Europe. Whether you are a professional or a beginner… These listed ski spots have numerous ski slopes for you to discover ranging from the easier kind to more challenging ones.

3. Trek with your lover

How about an adventurous long trek with a loved one? It may be the first time you get around to spending this much time in each other’s company. With this in mind, take a look at the world’s best trekking routes. Peru is home to the Inca Trail, Nepal the Annapurna Route, Greece the Meteora, the Overland Road resides in Australia, Haute road in France, the Baltoro and Karakoram Mountains in Pakistan and the Lycian Way in Turkey, are among the world’s best trekking spots. You can check some more trekking routes in Turkey here and start drawing up a route.

4. Gaze at the Northern Lights

Would you like to gaze up at the magical Northern Lights that glow purple at night with your loved one? Watching the Northern Light may be the ultimate romantic act if you happen to be in the right place at the right time. There are a limited number of places in which to get a full view of the Northern Lights. Svalbard, Norway should be your first stop anytime between November and March. Other fascinating destinations in which to enjoy the glorious Northern Lights are Kakslauttanen in Finland, Jukkasjarvi and Abisko in Sweden, Rekjavik in Iceland, Caithness Coast in Scotland and Northern parts of Canada.

5. Try new experiences

How about trying something different with the person you love? Many different activities take place across the globe that you can enjoy together. Cappadocia is home to pottery making and Istra is famous for mushroom picking. Take a look at the list we have prepared on special experiences you can share with your loved one whilst spending decent quality time and learning something new.

6. Watch the sunrise

Watching the sunrise is one of the most romantic things you can do with your lover. Mount Nemrut in Cappadocia, Turkey, the Grand Canyon in America, the Taj Mahal in India, the Ayers Rocks in Australia, Mount Sinai in Egypt and the Sahara Desert in Africa are some of the best spots to watch the sunrise.

7. Stay at an ice hotel or an igloo

Most dream of a romantic journey, plan the route and activities accordingly. Yet the accommodation also has a great share in the romantic holiday experience. It is always nice to stay at a hotel by the sea or in a forest, but have you ever considered staying in an ice hotel or an igloo? Maybe an aquarium hotel? Depending on the season, choose your dream hotel of choice. Sleep under a canopy of stars or as sea creatures swim around you, perhaps you'll awake in a warm bed as the snow gently falls. Visit Finland for ice hotels and igloos and the Maldives, Zanzibar, Dubai, and Bali for aquarium hotels.

8. Go on exciting rides!

Theme parks are not just for kids or parents with kids. Embark upon a new, exciting adventure with your loved ones and explore a theme park. Paris and Los Angeles are home to some great theme parks that will add a whole other level of excitement to your relationship. Just picture how romantic it would be to feel the adrenaline pump through your veins as you scream in harmony in the safety of your partners' company.