If you are looking to enjoy a quick weekend getaway with your sweetheart this month, then check out these 4 romantic U.S. locations!
1. Aspen, CO
The best time to visit Aspen is in the winter months of December, January, & February. This picturesque mountainside town features 4 premier ski areas, cozy mountain chalets, high-end shopping, museums, and fun festivals! Spend the day skiing on the slopes or shopping in the city and then curl up next to a roaring fire at night. It's the perfect mountainside retreat for any couple!
2. Santa Barbara, CA
This beautiful city has a small-town feel while still maintaining a refined European city atmosphere leading to its nickname: "American Riviera". There are many art galleries and performing arts venues that open their doors for free to the public on the 1st Thursday of every month. You can also enjoy the many public beaches and city parks that boast beautiful biking and walking trails. Or you can relax on one of the wonderful wine tours available!
3. St. Augustine, FL
This amazing city is steeped in American History and is the oldest, continuously occupied European settlement in the U.S.! The very walkable city has many cobblestone streets and old colonial architecture. The main landmarks here date back to the 1565 Spanish settlers and advertise nighttime ghost tours! There is also a Pirate & Treasure Museum that showcases the ancient city's history. This is the perfect getaway for the couple that loves history and relaxing by the beach.
4. Cape Cod, MA
The best time to visit this enchanting city is in April or May. The weather is mild, the crowds are thinner, and the hotels are decently priced. This laid-back town features quaint bed-and-breakfasts nestled in the sand dunes as well as bike trails and hiking paths in the surrounding forests. You can also catch a whale watching tour or a kayak trip from one of the seaports in the area. With all there is to see and do, this is a memorable getaway for the outdoorsy couple!