Every young couple plans on visiting the beaches and picturesque villages of Europe at least once. And why shouldn’t they? Beauty is in abundance in Europe, making it the perfect romantic holiday. We’ve curated a list of the five most beautiful European coastal towns, ideal for a fun-filled European honeymoon for young couples. Let’s take a look:
With its beautiful white house’s atop mountains, Amalfi is one of the loveliest towns in Italy. Grab a bottle of wine and relax with your partner at one of the beaches on the Amalfi coast, enjoying the beautiful sunset. The Valle delle Ferriere makes for the perfect place for lovers to explore and relax at. You can also take a private boat ride to discover the hidden beaches along the coast.
StartURTrip Tip: Be sure to try some delicious Limoncello, a refreshing liqueur made from the local, and renowned, Amalfi lemons.
Situated on a small peninsula, Rovinj is one of the most romantic spots in Croatia, popular for its beaches, picturesque islands, and charming restaurants that make for the ideal date setting. The church of Rovinj’s patron saint, St. Eufemija, offers a lovely view from the hilltop it sits on, overlooking the town. The St. Catherine island is also a must-visit for its gardens where couples can take nice, long walks. In the evening, you can head to a DJ or live music session at the Mulini Beach and enjoy the lively ambience.
StartURTrip Tip: Go for a ride in a ‘batana’, a traditional fishing boat, setting the perfect note for a romantic outing.
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Bruges will transport you to a fairytale setting with its medieval atmosphere, cobbled streets, and divine hot chocolates. The most romantic activity to do in Bruges is to take a stroll through its streets, exploring the bustle of its bars and restaurants. Or pick one of the quieter lanes of the town and enjoy the serenity of the city by the moonlight. Another great way to explore the place is through its various canals. Go on a boat ride and relax as you glide through the canals of Bruges.
StartURTrip Tip: Bruges’ quaint little cafes serve some of the best European cuisine, not to mention the famous Belgian waffles and chocolates.
Instagram is filled with pictures of travelers holidaying in Mykonos, and for a reason. This absolutely gorgeous island is perfect for relaxing vacation with a loved one. Here you will find captivating beaches, delectable food, friendly locals, and a very warm culture. And of course, the party scene is quite exciting. Lia Beach, Agios Stefanos, and Paraga are other great spots to lay on your chair and sip on a frappe under an umbrella.
StartURTrip Tip: Escape to Agios Sostis beach and surround yourself with the scenic beauty of crystal clear blue sea as you bask in the sun.
Cannes is often called the jewel in the in the crown of the French Riviera, replete with romantic settings for couples. An evening stroll against a backdrop of palm trees, a romantic walk along the Croisette, or sailing on a yacht make Cannes the ultimate romantic destination.
StartURTrip Tip: Cannes also has a host of stunning spas, which is why you must indulge in a couple’s treatment at one of the many spas here.
So, the next time you’re planning a getaway, don’t forget to visit these coastal towns spread across Europe and savor their rich culture, art, and delicious food.