Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Top Valentine's Day Travel Getaways
One place to travel to on Valentine's Day is Arizona. The state is turning 100 years old on February 14th and there are bound to be celebrations for this momentous occasion.
The state is full of attractions, not to mention it's sunny weather. If you are seeking to travel somewhere warm and stay in the United States, Arizona is the place. While you're there be sure to visit Sedona, Arizona which is a short drive from Phoenix. Sedona has been called the "Mecca for Artists" has the most breathtaking sites you'll ever see.
Another great Valentine's Day getaway destination to visit would be Churchill, Manitoba. This year will be the most scenic time for visibility for the Northern Lights in 50 years! It will be a wonderful experience. Mexico, Bermuda, and Colombia are also great getaways for their beautiful beaches and low cost of travel. Paris is the city of love and is known all over the world for its' romantic appeal. While in Paris, be sure to take you sweetheart to see the Eiffel Tower, try a crepe, shop in the street markets, visit the Louvre, and take a memorable dinner cruise on the Sienne River. With Valentine's Day landing on a Tuesday, it's a perfect travel time to catch some amazing mid-week flight deals and opportunities to save money.
If you just can't do any traveling this go around, don't let that stop you! A great way to celebrate the holiday is to getaway right where you are. The great city of Atlanta is going to have a lot to offer. Blue Mark Studios will be hosting A Couple And A Canvas workshop where couples will have fun creating their own art masterpiece. Botanical Gardens, located in Piedmont Park, has flowers galore. You can have a picnic right in the park and then take a gentle stroll through Atlanta's largest garden attraction.
Ballooning over Atlanta is a romantic gesture also. The balloon rides leave right before sunrise and sunset, therefore, the view of the city will be breathtaking. Underground downtown Atlanta has an array of shopping, restaurants, and entertainment to take your beloved, where even you will find vendors playing sweet serenades and giving out roses as well.
While you are deciding on things to do on Valentine's Day for that special someone, do not forget the flowers. Peachtree Petals has an assortment of stunning Valentine's Day bouquets to meet all of your floral needs. The new Atlanta florist has become popular for their quality designs, simplicity, and offering the best value with free delivery. From Valentine's Day bouquets to even a selection of flowers for him, Peachtree Petals has it all and is excited about making this year a Valentine's Day to remember!
References: 1.19.12, www.washingtonpost.com, Robert Reid, A Love Surprise: Perfect Valentine’s Day Getaways You Hadn’t Thought Of