Are you tired of the hustle and bustle of the city? A getaway to a tropical destination could do you a great deal of good by getting you close to nature, not just an escape but a romantic getaway. Not only will it get you close to nature but will bring you closer to your better half as well.
Little Corn Island, Nicaragua
Explore little corn island an exotic paradise with a lot of places to see and may wonders. The island is popular with different groups of people from adventure seekers to couples and everyone in-between.
The island is home to a lot of activities you can indulge yourselves in. These include Dolphin dives, go scuba diving just 0.2 miles from the island and experience a feeling you thought only existed in cinema as you swim along with dolphins in their natural habitat.
Funk Yoga, the monks, will tell you to build a strong relationship you must be at peace with yourself first before you let anyone else in and what better way to relax your mind and body than yoga. Water sports, hire some water sports gear and hit the waters for some rafting and tubing among other water sports. Fishing and snorkelling tours, how fun would it be to catch a bigger fish than your man, the fishing Charters and tours is just 0.2 miles from the island and the waters have plenty of fish just waiting to be riled in.
After a long day filled with romance and adventure, you will need a nice place to rest. The island is home to some of the most romantic hotels. Here are the best of these: Little Corn Beach and Bungalow, popular with couples this hotel is just 0.4 miles from Little Corn Island and has the best views of the sea from the beach, Yemaya Colibri Boutique hotel, the hotel is 1.4 miles from Little Corn Island and offers outdoor pools with classically built villas.
Hotel Las Palmeras, within 0.6 miles of Little Corn Island this is one of the cheapest places you can find accommodation. There is one more thing that plays a very pivotal role in romance, that is dining. Little Corn Island is home to some of the best restaurants. Here are some of the places to eat in:
The Turned Turtle Restaurant at Little Corn Beach and Bungalow, this restaurant serves a couple of cuisines which include Central American and Caribbean dishes among others. Darinia’s Kitchen, just 0.3 miles from Little Corn Island this restaurant serves sushi, seafood, Caribbean and fusion, among other dishes.
Café Desideri, this is a favourite for many couples as it serves Italian dishes among others.
La Cantina, if you crave some Mexican dishes, this is your go-to restaurant.
The small island of Gozo is not very popular and still feels undiscovered in the Mediterranean Sea. Along with 20 other islands, Gozo makes up the Maltese Archipelagos. It is home to a lot of temple ruins whose origins are controversial but are still romantic. Here are some of the things you can do with your loved one in Gozo:
Start easy and visit the Citadels in Victoria, the city gives a view of all the surrounding leaving out nothing and has museums in it which keep most of the secrets of the island, just waiting to be discovered by visitors like you.
Dwejra which is home of the Azure Window collapsed in 2017 but left other natural wonders for our viewing and making memories. Some of these natural attractions include the Fungus Rock and the Blue Hole. Ggantija Temples, the megalithic temple complex is believed to have been built by giants according to legend and is older than the Egyptian pyramids.
The small museum there further describes the area. Diving in Gozo, the waters allow diving to be done all year round. Some of the best diving sites are Crocodile Rock, Fungus Rock, inland sea, Reqqa Point, Fessej rock, Wreck of the MV Karwela, San Dimitri Point, Wied II Gashri and Double Arch Reef.
Alphonse Island, Seychelles
Off the coast of Africa, this small island only has 82 permanent residents. This island has arguably the best consistent climates with temperatures that rarely fall below 20 degrees Celsius. It is truly a paradise to the nature lovers, and the ecosystem is perfectly protected.
Some of the activities you can indulge in on the island include: Fishing, the waters are teaming with a variety of species of marine life of which the fishable include bonefish, triggerfish, barracuda, snapper, grouper, tuna, dorado and trevally.
Snorkelling and diving, the undisturbed reefs are very colourful, and the waters are crystal clear, allowing a lot of visibility for the best observer experience. Birdwatching, the island is home to a wide range of bird species some migrating and some living there permanently.
For accommodation, the island only has 22 beach bungalows, and five beach suites and all these are nestled into the lush tropical vegetation a short walk from the sandy beaches. They all feature outdoor showers which let you enjoy the warm weather. Both the bungalows and suites are air-conditioned and have bicycles that you can use to explore this tropical paradise.
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Mostly popular with love birds, this is also a paradise for golfers. The beaches are always calm and warm with soft white sands. Some of the places to visit are the Macao beach, Reserva Ecologica Ojos Indigenas, Hoyo Azul, Bavaro Beach, and Kviar Show Disco and Casino Punta Cana.
After all the fun and adventure, you will need a proper place to rest. Some of the best hotels include Sanctuary Cap Cana, Zoetry Agua Punta Cana, Excellence Punta Cana, Eden Roc Cap Cana, Royalton Punta Cana Resort and Casino and Tortuga Bay Hotel.
For any romantic getaway to be complete, the dining should be nothing other than ideological. Some of the places that offer fine dining in the Republic are La Yola Restaurant. This place serves seafood and Caribbean dishes, among others.
Ceviche 301 serves seafood, street food, contemporary food and more. Noah Restaurant and lounge serves seafood, sushi, Caribbean and fusion.
La Cava Kitchen and Bar serves Mediterranean dishes and fusion. Dinner in the sky Punta Cana serves international food. La Palapa by Eden Roc serves seafood, Mediterranean, Caribbean and international. There are a lot more restaurants, but these are the best.
Exotic destinations arguable the close as you can get to a paradise. Of all the discussed destinations, the best is Alphonse Island. This island is so detached from the rest of the world to a point where you feel like you are no longer on earth.