This post was last updated on September 26th, 2017
Anniversaries only happen once a year and getting away from the hustle and bustle of day to day life is a great way to solidify your relationship with your partner. Here are 6 beautiful places to honour your commitment to your loved one.
Iceland is a stunning monument to the diversity of nature. You can visit glacier fed lakes, active volcanoes, glaciers, fjords, vibrant meadows, towering waterfalls, and geysers. It is a great place to rent a car and drive around to explore the spectacular nature and you can even explore Viking settlements. Find out how to plan the ultimate trip to Iceland here.
Stunning Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is a fascinating place, and a holiday here will provide you with a a wonderful mix of ecotourism and stunning historical monuments. The ecotourism is varied and you can go whale watching, go on safari through the jungle, volunteer with elephants, stay on a tea plantation, or just relax on one of the pristine beaches. To learn more about the culture a visit to Dambulla Cave Temple, exploration of the fortifications of Galle and a visit to Columbo are a must.
Prague is the capital city of Czech Republic and there are many reasons to visit, but one of the best things about Prague is its fascinating history. Wenceslas Square and the medieval Astronomical Clock are located in Old Town and they are a great place to start your trip back in time. Then you can explore the cobble stone streets and alleyways before heading across the beautiful Charles Bridge that is only open to pedestrians and lined with stunning statues of Catholic saints. Wander up the hill and you will find the stunning gothic architecture of St. Vitus Cathedral. Prague is a fabulous city for music lovers and you can often find groups or orchestras performing in stunning historical buildings.
The Cotswolds are just a short trip by car from London but you will feel like you have entered a different world. You can stay in a romantic cottage in a quaint little village and spend your days bird watching, hiking through trails, or exploring the beautiful towns and villages that this region is famous for.
Moscow is the capital city of Russia and it is a fabulous place to celebrate your anniversary. Make sure that you take the time to explore the fortified complex of the Kremlin, where you can visit the government buildings and explore Red Square. Be sure to visit the colourful St. Basil’s Cathedral and view this architectural masterpiece. There are lots of fabulous hotels where you can relax in serenity.
Dubrovnik is a stunning fortified city in Croatia that is nestled on the Adriatic Sea. If you join a guided walking tour of Old Town you can actually explore sections of the city walls and learn more about why the fortifications were built. This is also the setting for King’s Landing so keep your eyes peeled for film crews and some of your favourite characters from Game of Thrones.