Romance in Asia
Asia is brimming love. Romance in Asia is an intimate and private affair; Romance has a hint of culture and tradition. Find new meaning in 'romance' at one of the many treasures hidden across this continent:
1. Kerala Backwaters, India
Expectedly, the most beautiful thing to experience with your loved one is to stay in a Kettuvallam (Houseboat, literally a house on the water) in the backwaters of Kerala. It is These serene and calm waters bring a sense of soothing, harmony and make a perfect setting for gentle romance. Don't forget to watch the sun set into the Arabian sea over a candlelight dinner as you enjoy some local seafood.
2. Hakone, Japan
The town of Hakone in Japan is laced with beautiful cherry blossom trees. These trees and the streets below them are dotted with pale pink flowers so that you can ‘La vie en Rose’ and quite literally see the world through through a shade of pink, the colour of young love. There is a ropeway that lets you take a stroll through the sky with spectacular views of Mt Fuji, a magnificent volcano and the country’s tallest peak.
Japan's artistic atmosphere and culture influence teaches you to not only love but also respect each another.
3. Bali, Indonesia
Bali, unsuprisingly, is a common honeymoon spot and lovers paradise because of its romantic sunsets, private beaches, inviting waters, scenic forest, mystical temples and luxe hospitality.The beaches are soft, sandy and the waters warm and clear. Most resorts are adults-only and are well-fitted for couples. The hotels include sea views, surfing lessons, water sports, private jacuzzis. They also offer romantic activities like couples massage in the forest, balinese cooking classes in your private villa, yoga by river, sunrise walks through rice fields, swimming under waterfalls, picnic hikes to a volcano etc. Seminyak's nightlife is great to spice up the romance. The temples and spiritual sites in Ubud are filled positive vibes that are leave you feeling happy and content. Ubud has intimate spots nestled through unique locations ideal for the most romantic private candle-light dinners.
Thailand is a land of extraordinary culture and amazing cuisine. You can cruise around the island in a private speedboat, enjoy the beautiful beaches or visit life underwater. From snorkeling to shopping, Thailand has it all; the activities here are endless.
Thailand is on our list of romantic destinations because of how well nature and luxury come together here. Thai food is an impeccable option for a special date! The festivals celebrated such as the Yi peng festival Of Chiang Mai where thousands of people release brightly lit lanterns into the night sky are breathtaking and can bring two love birds closer to culture and to each other, as you find yourselves part of something bigger than just you.
5. Seoul, South Korea
South Korea is a land filled with pop and colour. It is common here for young couples to go on dates while wearing matching outfits and goofing around- and you know what they say when in south korea do as koreans?
Seoul has multitude of gaming arcades for couples to have fun competing with each other or play together as a team. It also has themed hotels and parties to go to!
The Lotte World tower in Soeul is gorgeous with stunning views of the city or the perfect background for a romantic experience.
6. Leh Ladakh
Leh Ladakh is a perfect spot for couples who love nature and adventure. The crisp and cold weather will only make the two of you cuddle closer for warmth. Zanskar valley and Uletokpo village are great for mountain trekking and camping. Find inner peace at the mystical Shanti stupa, which is a magnificent Tibetan structure. You can also visit the several monasteries as you get in touch with your spiritual side.
Located at 15,000 ft is the Tso Moriri Lake is home to a variety of birds and bird watching in this stunning setting is sure to spark the romance. The sparkling blue waters of Pangong lake seated amongst snow capped mountains is nothing short of paradise.
Ladakh's natural beauty is undisturbed and unparalleled. With not a person in site for miles, everything about this place is personal and romantic!
Vietnam is home to wonderful treasures hidden. Couples should visit the Da Lat, the valley of love and get lost in the beautiful flowers and lakes.
The island of Phu Quoc with golden beaches and crystal blue skies will leave you entranced in wonder. The charming old town of Hoi An where you can release paper lanterns into the water and take a serene boat ride is the epitome of romance. Visiting the cozy houses and trying the local food together connect you and your partner from shared experiences.