Romantic getaways are perfect for health-conscious travelers who want to explore while intimately connecting with their partner. However, all travel isn’t cheap and finding romantic locations to visit on a budget can be challenging. Here are some accommodating places for a frugal traveler that are worth visiting.
Travel Planning And Benefits
Traveling together often reinforces your bond and gives you opportunities to connect away from your daily tasks and responsibilities. However, ensure you have a safe and responsible trip by snagging international medical insurance in case an accident occurs, a house sitter, and refrain from posting too much on social media. International insurance covers 80%–100% of expenses if covered, a house sitter will keep things running smoothly at home and refraining from posting on social media will prevent you from revealing you’re away. Plan ahead of time to keep your mind at ease.
A romantic getaway might be just what the doctor ordered for you and your significant other. Travel is excellent for your mental and physical health and can increase intimacy in your relationship. It can alleviate stress, improve your heart health and enhance your creativity.
From experiences to relaxing destinations, here are some budget-friendly options to consider on your next getaway with your love.
1. San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
You can dive into the arts scene in this diverse destination off the beaten path in Mexico. Marvel at bold buildings that radiate beauty and culture as you stroll down a cobblestone street — talk about romantic. While you’re there, explore the arts, music and dining in this town about 170 miles from Mexico City. Enjoy rooftop bars with free live music, shop local markets, and wander around town on foot to save on transportation costs. It’s a beautiful city for walking!
2. Mackinac Island, Michigan
Mackinac Island lies along the coastline in the Midwest. This island also offers horse-drawn carriage rides that will take couples back in time to a much simpler and more elegant way of life. Staying at the Grand Hotel will give you the whole experience of life on the island with its scenic views and rich history.
This would be the perfect vacation for couples looking to spice up their relationship and reignite their spark. Unplug with your loved one on this car-free island, where you can browse architecture and cottages and ride your bikes to enjoy its unique and gorgeous scenery. Mackinac Island relies on horses for transportation and car engines disrupt them, so the island doesn’t have any motorized vehicles.
3. Cruise To Nassau In The Bahamas
A cruise is the perfect romantic getaway, with its accommodating lodging and gorgeous ocean views that excite and invigorate your senses. Orlando, Florida, is the departure city for a budget-friendly way to see the Bahamas. A day at the beach before you leave can soothe your soul and provide a relaxing day of sun and sand with your spouse or loved one.
Although this cruise only lasts for a few days, what other way could you visit a gorgeous tropical island for less than $200? You should always get insurance, regardless of how long your trip lasts. International insurance can cover the cost of your trip if you have to return unexpectedly, so what’s stopping you? Since it’s under a week, you won’t have to worry about over packing or making too many arrangements for children or pets. Live a little — book the cruise and enjoy alone time with your love.
4. Inisheer Island, Ireland
This two-square-mile island is the quintessential private getaway that offers an opportunity to view Ireland without feeling like a tourist. The tiny island provides stellar views of white sandy beaches that will captivate you and your loved one. Get swept away by staying in a quaint cottage or other fun Airbnb that will immerse you in the culture and way of life.
The horizon stretches for miles as a backdrop against lush green meadows full of flowers and wildlife accented by the gorgeous ocean. Don’t worry about any run-ins with wildlife. They’re mostly friendly, but that’s why you have international insurance!
Planning Your Romantic Getaway
Romantic getaways don’t have to break the bank. Get out of dodge for a few days with your loved one and reconnect with these fabulous budget-friendly locations.