Valentine’s Day Getaways

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Upgrade from the typical box of chocolates and red roses to a romantic getaway for you and your loved one.

Whether you enjoy getting lost in a big city or the great outdoors, there’s a place for you and yours to escape for the weekend. Sweep your loved one off their feet with a surprise vacation to one of these domestic destinations:

1. Napa Valley, California

Wine aficionados and beginners alike will appreciate California’s wine country. With picturesque views, relaxing resorts and delicious wines, Valentine’s Day travelers will not be disappointed. Stay at Bardesseno for a truly luxurious getaway.

2. New York City, New York

A trip to the Big Apple can be exciting for Valentine’s Day. You and yours can ice skate at Rockefeller Center, take a carriage ride through Central Park or visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art to celebrate the holiday.

3. Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Cape Cod is a favorite romantic weekend destination for Easterners. They flock to the city outside of Boston for its laid-back atmosphere and fresh seafood. Find out what the East Coast is buzzing about by making a weekend trip to Cape Cod.

4. Sedona, Arizona

If you travel just north of Phoenix, you’ll see the Red Rocks of Sedona. The city is home to some world-class resorts such as L’Auberge and Amara. This location is perfect if you want to kick back, relax and enjoy the company of your loved one.

5. Chicago, Illinois

This Midwest city offers great food and exciting activities. During the week of February 11, the city will celebrate Chicago Theatre Week. More than 100 productions featuring the city’s greatest talent will be showed at participating theaters. This year, area hotels will be offering a Chicago Theatre Week package that includes a hotel room and pair of tickets to a production.

Tell us – which of these sound like the perfect getaway for you and your loved one? Leave a comment below, write on our Facebook page or Tweet us. We look forward to hearing about your travel plans!

And don’t forget … to make sure your vacation is stress-free, add travel insurance to your plans. The travel insurance will protect you against illness, flight delays, cancellations, lost luggage and much more.

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Top Spa Getaways for a Valentine’s Day Vacation

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, and you know what that means – the search of the perfect gift has begun! But don’t worry because we’re here to help! We can’t think of a better gift than an unexpected getaway. Whether you’re looking to escape with your loved one, travel with your single friends or just need some alone time, we’re sharing the top resorts around the country for your Valentine’s vacation.

If you want to surprise your loved one with a romantic getaway… travel to New York City and visit the Mandarin Oriental hotel and spa. This 5-star hotel overlooks New York City skylines and Central Park, which makes it the perfect setting for a romantic vacation. When it’s time to eat, the hotel has acclaimed dining options with tempting food and delicious cocktails. After indulging in their world-class restaurants, don’t forget your a stone’s throw away from all the entertainment New York City offers.

Photo: Mandarin Hotel and Spa

If you want to get away for the weekend with your girlfriends… visit the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa in Southern California. It’s the perfect place whether you and your girlfriends want an active vacation or want to simply relax. Between their golf course, tennis courts, Ojai Spa and Maravilla restaurant, the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa will keep everyone happy.

Photo: Amangiri Resort

If you’re looking for some alone time… try the Amangiri Resort in Canyon Point, Utah. The resort’s name means “peaceful mountain”, and that’s exactly what this location boasts – the 600 acres define relaxation. With unbeatable views, a world-class spa, quiet suites and pleasant weather, the Amangiri Resort is perfect for a week of reflection and relaxation. If you decide to leave the oasis, the resort is a 15-minute drive to the shores of Lake Powell, where you can explore canyons, go wake boarding or just relax underneath the stars.

Lastly, if you want to ensure your Valentine’s vacation investment is protected… add travel insurance to your getaway package and make sure you can relax at the spa knowing your Valentine’s vacation is covered from the unpredictable.

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Happy Valentine’s Day and Safe travels,

Your Friends at TravelSafe