Top Romantic Escapes in France

Top Romantic Escapes in France

If you want to surprise your lover with a romantic weekend or just happen to be celebrating your honeymoon, anniversary or Valentine’s Day, sometimes you just want a romantic escape. No doubt your love life will get a boost if you visit one of these places in world’s most romantic country: France. 
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There is no doubt, romantic weekend and Paris belong in the same sentence. The capital of France must be the number one choice for anyone who wants a romantic escape. With the Eiffel Tower dominating the city’s skyline, you can wake up to the view of France’s most famous landmark first thing in the morning. Or have dinner with a splendid view from your private terrace. Paris is known as one of the most romantic cities. This is mainly because of the romantic atmosphere when the lights come out at night. A visit to the ‘I love you’ wall in Montmartre is a must stop during your romantic holiday. 
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Ile de Ré

The small island Ile de Ré is only reachable via a toll bridge from mainland France. With scattered villages filled with whitewashed houses, the island has a charming flair and is one of the most romantic getaways on the western coastline. You can cycle from one harbour village to another and spend some quality time with your loved one. The drowsy rhythm of life on the island makes it a perfect summer destination. And offcourse the lighthouse has its share of romantic effect as well. 


Megève is a highly popular winter destination in the Rhône Alpes, near the base of Mont Blanc. Being one of the most beautiful skiing destinations in France, it’s a perfect place for snuggling by the fire in your cabin after having spent a day on the slopes. Drink a hot cup of cacoa while you’re spending some time together to celebrate your relationship. If skiing isn’t enough you can have a romantic ride in a horse-drawn carriage as well. 

Little Venice

If you want to avoid the crowds of Italy’s most romantic village Venice, France’s has the perfect alternative. Located in Colmar, Alsace, this quaint little town in the wine area of Alsace is the crowdless variant of Venice. Referred to as little venice it has the same fairytale architecture and is divided by many small canals. It has everything you need for a romantic escape. 

Loire Valley

The Loire Valley has a few romantic spots to pick for your next holiday with your lover. Not only has Chateau de Villandry an amazing setting, but the surrounding love gardens are UNESCO listed. But besided the love gardens, you’ll also find the village of love in the Loire Valley. The village of Saint-Valentin is the only place which can carry the name of this saint. The village is completely dedicated to love. In February, residents deck their village into romance. 

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