Being London one of the major cities in Europe, it is considered a center of economic and working interest, having nothing to do with the many romantic cities in Europe. During its history it has always summoned people from the closer rural and urban areas and through the centuries, thanks to the image of a high level city, this tendency has evolved and London attracts now people from all over the world.
Its busy and populous environment helped in creating the image of a city fully dedicated to work, education, entertainment and rules as well as of an organized and developed city symbol of success, creativity and fairness.
But London has much, much more to offer than this. People living in the city already understood it, but for visitors and inattentive travelers, some faces of London could remain hidden. Among its many faces, in fact, London has a deep romantic soul and once you learn to recognize it, you can easily start consider even this city a romantic destination, at the same level of Paris or Venice. If you still have no idea about how to capture this aspect of the city, here we want to suggest you some ideas.
With its rich choice of restaurants it will not be hard to find the perfect place where to spend a romantic night with your loved one. Many restaurants are decorated with lights and flowers to better create a romantic atmosphere you will be undoubtedly fascinated by.
You can also have a candlelit dinner in an elegant restaurant while enjoying the view from the window: look at the London skyline illuminated by the light of the sunset and observing the city starting to sprinkle.
Nothing is more romantic than the lights of London and their reflections on the river, and the Thames is a marvelous mirror for the city. If you think the same, you can decide to take a stroll along the banks in the early night lights or experiencing a short cruise on the river while sipping champagne.
Relaxing in a pub listening to some live music (jazz maybe? Or blues?) is another splendid opportunity this city offers to you to create a romantic atmosphere and setting the mood for the night. Otherwise, you can decide to experience some splendid world-renown shows in some of the many famous and acclaimed theaters of the City.
As well as the many rooftop bars in London, the London Eye too could offer you romantic moments if you decide to experience the view of the sun setting over the city. What about the London eye champagne experience for example? You can rent a cabin and relax observing the stunning, bright London at your feet.
During the daytime too it is possible to enjoy the city in a romantic way. The many royal palaces, for examples, are an easy way to enchanted your beloved one and treat him or her as a queen or king thanks to a visit in the royal rooms. Otherwise the many parks of London offer an incredible opportunity to enjoy the nature and walk away from the city’s noises. Relax and dedicate your time and attention at your partner; our suggestion is to take a brunch or a bag lunch in Hyde Park and to complete the day by renting a boat and cross the lake to reach some secret corners where to smell the perfume of the flowers.
If you don’t like the idea of the boat by the way, there are several walks you can take in the parks, some of which are also characterized by romantic floral arches. What do you think of Richmond Park? The Isabella Plantation offers incredible glimpse and a stunning atmosphere, as well as the Regent’s Park with its Queen Mary’s Gardens.
Otherwise why not leaving the city for a while and explore the London countryside? These walks will take you to some splendid corners, where you can spend your time with your partner by observing the beauty of the nature all around you, living an intimate experience and maybe stealing some kisses.
If the weather is a bit gloomy by the way, you can consider the idea to spend your time by relaxing in one of the many spas London offers to its inhabitants and visitors, enjoying the warm vapors and pampering yourself with the aromas of the essential oils.