Every year, you spend hours racking your brain trying to come up with ideas on how to make February 14th special for your loved one… Well, never fear, NH Hotel Group is here to help! We’ve pieced these St. Valentine’s guides together to ensure you have the most unique and memorable Valentine’s Day date ever!
With an abundance of history, culture and nature, finding something special to do this February 14th in Europe should be relatively easy to. But just in case, we’ve put together a complete plan in our Top 4 cities for Valentine’s Day for you to seduce your loved one and celebrate your love.
# 1: AMSTERDAM
No matter where you are in the city, there’s an opportunity for you to entice your special someone, and shower them with love. From a luxury cruise by starlight, to sneaking a kiss on Magere Brug, Amsterdam has it all! Read more about Valentine’s Day in Amsterdam for a complete list of dreamy dates and weekend ideas.
# 2: MILAN
If you want to celebrate Valentine’s Day in style, then Milan is the city for you. Visiting the gothic cathedral, Duomo, or having a romantic night at the theatre are two perfect ways to enthrall your lover. Keep reading about Valentine’s Day in Milan and discover the rest of them.
# 3: BERLIN
There is a lot of things to do and see in Berlin for a perfect Valentine’s Day. So go ahead and get in the mood! Marvel at the view of the famous Alexanderplatz whilst enjoying a romantic dinner or wander around the mesmerizing Tiergarten. For more inventive ideas for romancing your sweetheart, take a look at our ideas for Valentine’s Day in Berlin here.
It’s not hard to piece together a great plan for a night out if you’re in Madrid. The immaculate greens of the Sabatini Gardens, or the Temple of Debod are also great places for taking a moonlight stroll or enjoy the splendid aerial views of the city taking the cable car or “teleférico” as it is known locally. For a total package of ideas for Valentine’s Day in Madrid, keep reading here!
But who are we to say you can’t enjoy St. Valentine’s Day solo? There are many plans out there for people enjoying their ‘singledom’.
Madrid is a hot spot for entertainment and amusement. If it’s art you’re after, visiting city’s many museums is a great way to spend St. Valentine’s Day: The Museo del Prado, where art by the greats can found; The Reina Sofia, the city’s modern art gallery, where you can see the famous masterpiece by Pablo Picasso ‘El Guernica’; and the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, which offers works from the 13th century to the late 20th century.
In Berlin, discover the parliament, one of Berlin’s most iconic buildings: the Reichstag, build by world famous architect Norman Foster completed in 1984. Or, you can enjoy 360-degree city views of the city from its glittering glass dome.
If you are an art-lover, don’t miss Milan‘s most famous mural, Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper, located at the Basilica di Santa Maria delle Grazie. Also, catch a concert at the world famous La Scala and enjoy an evening of opera.
Solo in Amsterdam? No problem! Bike tours are a very fun way to get to know the city , just as the locals do, so don’t miss the chance to book one of the many cycling tours offered. Who said practicing exercise can’t be done while enjoying the attractions of the Dutch capital.
So no matter if you are engaged or single on Valentine’s Day. These four cities offers lots of alternatives to spend a lovely day with your partner or on your own. Follow our tips and enjoy!