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4 Romantic Travel Ideas: For the Lover In You
In addition to supplying all of life's essential needs such as natural foods, air, and water - our extraordinary planet also provides loving couples with a variety of exciting and romantic destinations. Natural and man-made wonders like the Great Barrier Reef, the island of St. Maarten, Angel Falls, and even Disney World are all begging to be explored.
Though most destinations require you to spend some cash, the adventures are priceless. Love is always in fashion when you are ready to deepen your connection in the some of the world's most romantic corners.
From theme parks and museums, to cruises and snorkel excursions -- couples can experience some of the most exhilarating travel spots imaginable. Our top 4 picks include:
Honolulu Helicopter Tours
What better way is there to spend 45 minutes? With prices starting at only $175 which includes a free video or DVD, Makani Kai Helicopters offers a spectacular tour of one of Hawaii's most visually stunning islands. The tour begins with a beautiful view of serene Keehl Lagoon and continues over Honolulu Harbor. Here you will see Aloha Tower, the bustling marketplace, and downtown Honolulu. The tour continues above Ala Moana Beach Park, Magic Island, and world famous Waikiki Beach.
The tour continues over the dazzling coral formations of Kaneohe Bay, Chinaman's Hat, and then into "Jurassic Park" valley, where a number of major motion pictures have been filmed. Your flight finishes with a tour of the 1,000-foot Sacred Falls and a panoramic perspective of Pearl Harbor.
We all know about the wonderful islands in the Caribbean, but the Mexican Riviera offers some of the world's most gorgeous beaches and waterfronts. Imagine you and your honey relaxing on a sandy beach as you watch the sun set over the Pacific Ocean. Whether it's deep-sea fishing near Cabo San Lucas, or shopping for silver jewelry in Acapulco -- you can find it all during a 7 or 8 day cruise.
For as little as $829 per person, you can set sail from Los Angeles (Long Beach), CA, arrive in Puerto Vallarta, venture on to Mazatlan, Cabo San Lucas, and back to Los Angeles. Your oceanview room aboard a luxurious cruise line will help enhance your travels as you drift past mountains, jungles, rivers and waterfalls. Ready to set sail to Cabo? Click here to visit Cabo San Lucas
Poconos Weekend Getaway
The Pocono Mountains could be your premiere destination for romantic weekend getaways, vacations, or honeymoons. This moutain region covers approximately 2,200 square miles and features many luxurious accommodations, first-class entertainment, exquisite cuisine, recreational facilities, and romantic hot spots.
Nestled in the top corner of northeastern Pennsylvania, the Poconos area offers skiing, snowboarding, hiking, fishing, water parks, & family play parks. For couples, indulge in an all-inclusive package at Caesars Pocono Resorts that will bring out the ultimate romantic desires. If you're a honeymooner, be sure to sign up for a Caesars Honeymoon Package which includes: Honeymoon Concierge
; Passion Package: check-in gift, cozy fire log, free bottle of champagne and a generous supply of Pocono Love Bath
; Couples Massage Therapy
; and a Champagne Vow Renewal
For more information on booking a Poconos getaway at Caesars, visit: Caesars Pocono Resorts Honeymoon Packages
Romantic retreats in Southern and Eastern Africa are plentiful and your romantic ventures await. The Khwai River Lodge in Botswana is a luxurious tented bush camp situated on the Khwai River flood plain, adjacent to the Moremi Game Reserve. Your lodge will include an observation deck for game viewing, en-suite bathrooms, and a fully stocked mini bar. You can also arrange a cultural visit to local villages, as well as guided safari walks along the Khwai River by one of the experienced team of guides.
Other popular African romantic destinations include Elsa’s Kopje Lodge, Kenya; Fundu Lagoon and Blue Bay Beach Resort, Tanzania; Benguerra Lodge, Mozambique; Nguni River Lodge, Tintswalo Safari Lodge, and Lion Sands Ivory Lodge, South Africa.
For more information about African getaways, visit: Go 2 Africa
As of January 2007, passports will be required for all U.S. citizens traveling to or from the United States by air, to or from Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean (with the exception of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands), and Bermuda. Be sure to research passport and visa requirements before traveling, which vary by destination. As of January 1, 2008, passports will be required for all U.S. citizens traveling to or from the United States by air, land and sea, regardless of destination.
To obtain a U.S. Passport, visit the State Department’s web site http://travel.state.gov
, or call the U.S. National Passport Information Center: (877) 4USA-PPT. Please allow 6-8 weeks for processing of your passport application.