Whether you're going on honeymoon or are trying to enjoy some quality time alone with your partner, romantic holidays always carry the most pressure. You're required to provide the perfect vacation - and anything less spells potential disaster. However, there are many global romantic destinations to choose from so choose well and you're onto a winner.
Hawaii, for example, is one of the world's most popular destinations with people keen to have a romantic getaway. Fly to Honolulu and visit Hawaii's amazing beaches, lush greenery and volcanic land formations. Hawaii's turbulent natural history, along with its romantic history, makes it a very attractive location for honeymooners and people looking for romantic holidays in exotic locations. Many couples also cite Florida as one of their favourite destinations for a quiet, romantic break. Whether you're sunning yourselves in Miami or having fun together in one of the many theme parks, you're sure to have an exciting vacation for two in Florida.
If you're looking for romantic destinations outside America, you'll find plenty of holiday hotspots around the world that will provide you with exactly what you're looking for. If Eastern culture is more appealing to you, you could enjoy a romantic getaway in Istanbul, Turkey. Often seen as Europe's gateway to Asia, Istanbul provides holidaymakers with an intriguing mix of eastern and western cultures. Whether you spend your time hobnobbing in Istanbul's famous café scene, or exploring the infamous Topkapi Palace, an impressive relic of the Ottoman Empire, you'll love your romantic getaway in Instanbul.
If a historical destination for your romantic getaway is more what you're looking for, choose Cairo. Egypt's beautiful capital is home to an eclectic variety of museums, showcasing the best of its rich cultural heritage. And visits to the legendary pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx are sure to provide a wonderful sight, helping make your romantic getaway all the more memorable.
Bali in Indonesia is an excellent spot for the ideal romantic getaway; for a romantic holiday with a difference, visit Bali's hot springs or have a Balinese massage in one of Bali's famous spas . Enjoy traditional Balinese cuisine and chill out on Petitenget Beach - it's a fantastic way to enjoy some luxury and relaxation with your sweetheart.
Many major hotel chains offer deals on romantic breaks across the globe, so you don't have to worry about your costs spiralling out of control. So remember: if you're looking for the perfect, stress-free ‘do not disturb’ getaway, you'll always have plenty of choice for where to take that ultimate romantic break.
Andrew Regan is a freelance online journalist who enjoys travelling.