Valentine’s Day will soon be upon us and what better time to take a well deserved romantic break with your other half. Here we take a look at some of the top picks for a weekend of love.
The Welsh Borders is great place to head to if you are a food lover, with scores of restaurants including the Michelin starred Mr Underhill’s. Take a stroll through the picturesque Hampton Court Gardens just south of Ludlow or a day trip to the amazing medieval Powis Castle with one of the most impressive painting collections in Wales. Find yourself a luxury hotel maybe with a spa, to really get in the mood for a night of passion
Wild and windswept countryside and untouched coastlines make this the perfect getaway for freedom and dramatic scenery. You can drive for miles without seeing another soul. A little B&B with the most romantic view in the world is Stonechats Croft just south of Scourie. Fall head over heels in love with the Falls of Bruar. Situated just outside the lovely Highland Perthshire town of Blair Atholl lies one of the most magnificent waterfalls in the world. This truly is one of the most romantic sights in Scotland.
Fishing and Cream Teas in Devon
There is something nostalgic about a trip to the Devon seaside and if you loved it as a kid, why not share that with the person you love. Book a break in Beer, an unspoilt little fishing village. It is definitely worth the trip to the lovely beach with plenty of opportunities for a cream tea nearby. The Owlery close to South Devon’s finest beaches and a great place for a romantic retreat away.
Escape to Sussex
Need to escape inner city stress? In less than two hours you can escape London and retreat to the rolling countryside of the South Downs National Park. Explore the county’s winding country lanes and check out its remarkable Roman ruins. Book somewhere truly luxurious and wind down with your partner. Once you’re both super relaxed, why not spice things up by bringing out the Adult Sex toys, for a Valentine’s night you’ll love to remember. For more information, visit http://sexcite.co.uk/.
Beach babes in Cornwall
Cornwall – with over 300 miles of coastline, numerous beaches and fantastic coastal footpaths. The southern countryside is ideal for couples who are searching for a natural beauty spot. Stay at Abbey Stables, tucked away in a romantic courtyard in the historic heart of Penzance. The absolutely stunning beauty of Kynance Cove is a must-see destination. This secluded beach on the Lizard Peninsula boasts white sand and beautiful blue waters surrounded by 200ft cliffs. What a perfect place and time to pop the question. Afterwards why not embrace the spirit of adventure and take the two-mile walk to the Lizard Point, which boasts breath-taking scenery.