While solo travel can be liberating and the ultimate self-indulgence, there is nothing quite like seeing and experiencing the world with your significant other.
We find that travelling as a couple has naturally taught us to work together, to be flexible, selfless, able to communicate better, to cope with change and most importantly – to live an adventurous life!
Through our website, we like to inspire travellers of any type to get out and explore, but today we are going to focus on our top 5 picks of the best places for couples to travel together. Here we go…
Why it’s great: With scenery straight out of a fairy tale, Wales is a beautiful place. You can seek adventure during the day and then curl up in a cobble stone pub with a nice brew for the evening!
Why it’s great: No cars, stunning beaches, turquoise sea, amazing marine life, romantic sunsets. Need we say more?
What we recommend: Take a snorkelling trip to swim with turtles, paddle board, surf, do yoga, go for a romantic meal on the beach, hop in a horse drawn carriage, go to a open air cinema or bike around the island. Read more about the Gili Islands here.
3) New Zealand
Why it’s great: Nothing can quite prepare you for the stunning natural beauty that New Zealand has to offer. Travelling here together, basking in its raw beauty is really an adventure not to be missed.
What we recommend: Hike the incredible Tongariro Alpine Crossing, meet the locals on a Moari Experience in Rotorua, Heli Hike a Glacier, Swim with the smallest Dolphins in the world in Akaroa, visit the glow worm cave in Waitomo or check out the Sperm Whales in Kaikoura.
Why it’s great: Situated in the South Pacific Ocean is a couples tropical haven, a slice of paradise – A beautiful place called Fiji! With its welcoming culture, crystal clear sand, clear blue sea and candle lit dinners, Fiji oozes romance!
Why it’s great: Thailand offers luxury at a seriously low cost, you can really spoil yourselves without breaking the your bank account – some 5* accommodations cost under £50 a night!
What we recommend: Snorkel, dive, visit temples, shop at street markets, eat Thai street food, get a Thai massage, watch a fire show, visit an elephant nature park, zip line, white water raft or just relax on the beaches! Read more about Thailand here.