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5 Unique Places to Visit for Your Next Anniversary

Anniversaries are a celebration of love and commitment. They are moments of pause and toast to the joys of being with the one you love. Your anniversary is a chance to reconnect and continue learning about one another. That’s why traveling for a romantic getaway is the perfect anniversary celebration.

You don’t always want to end up somewhere you have been before. Use our list to spark ideas on unique places to book for your next anniversary. 

Montego Bay, Jamaica 

Beautiful and sunny Montego Bay, Jamaica is a snapshot worthy trip. Spend your anniversary lounging in hammocks on a white sandy beach and clear turquoise water. 

If you get bored of laying out in the sun take part in the countless water sports available from parasailing, water skiing, and kayaking. Visit Montego Bay Marine Park for snorkeling and scuba diving. Make sure to leave room on your itinerary for going horseback riding at sea. An unforgettable experience to have with your partner. 

After a long day in the sun, you can enjoy the lively nightlife. You can find live entertainment while eating flavorful, well spiced Jamaican cuisine. Book your trip in Montego all inclusive and stress less about planning. Leaving you more time to focus on celebrating. 

Bend, Oregon

Bend is best known for its outdoorsy with a touch of pioneer spirit ever since an offshoot of the Oregon trail ran through it. It is the perfect mountain getaway for an adventurous couple. Located on the eastern side of the Cascade mountains with the Deschutes River running around the city. Its environment essentially makes the city an adult sized outdoor playground. Bend offers a variety of kayaking, skiing, biking, and hiking trails. Winter or summer there is always something to do. 

Dine at the various tasty Bend eats. There are prime brunch spots, a thriving food truck scene and many organic, farm to table restaurants. The City boasts the most craft and microbreweries per capita in the state of Oregon. Beer lovers can enjoy exploring the extensive selection available. You and your partner can be sure to enjoy a cozy trip in the mountains with good food and pretty scenery. 

Snaefellsnes, Iceland

 

Don’t let the name discourage you, Snaefellsnes (pronounced SNAIY-fell-SNES) is a picturesque destination. It is a charming area with many traditional, calm fishing villages. Sometimes referred to as “miniature Iceland,” you can experience all the luxuries of the country packed onto a small peninsula. 

Iceland is known for its dramatic landscapes of glaciers, volcanoes, geysers, hot springs and lava fields. In Snaefellsnes you can see it all. This peninsula is packed with breathtaking views. Take it all in by visiting the Snaefellsjokull National Park stretching from mountain to sea. You can see a glacier tipped dormant volcano with a diverse coastline of lava fields, black sand beaches, craters, and bird perches. You and your partner will not run out of scenic stops. 

Ojai, California 

If you are looking for a weekend hideaway from the everyday bustle, Ojai is the place. Set in a valley in the Topatopa Mountains with a temperate climate meaning life is largely lived outside.  Take the chance to live leisurely in Ojai. A town focused on self-care and wellness, you and your partner can focus on a rejuvenating stay together. 

The area is full of plenty of options for activities. You can refresh with yoga and meditation. Explore the lovely hiking trails of the nearby Los Padres National Forest. Stroll downtown and scout the natural, local goods available. Since chain businesses with 5 or more locations are banned in Ojai, you can be sure you are getting a one of a kind experience. While there is no shortage of things to do in Ojai, the perk of this quirky town is the opportunity to slow down and appreciate time with your partner. 

Eilean Shona, Scotland

Eilean Shona is a private island nestled on the dramatic west coast of Scotland and is a car-free wilderness haven. A truly secluded vacation for couples looking to get away from people. The island only holds seven cottages and a main house available for large gatherings. There is only a village shop open for visitors to stock up on essentials. 

Your days will be spent hiking, swimming, otter spotting, and cooking and drinking around campfires. The natural landscape is enchanting with lush green pines and crystal clear lochs. The island is said to be the inspiration for Neverland from Peter Pan by JM Barrie. Magic has not left the island and surely will inspire a romantic anniversary. 

Plan An Anniversary Trip to Remember 

Taking a trip is a perfect way to celebrate any anniversary. It’s an occasion to see something new, create memories, and most importantly spend quality time together. No matter where you end up in the world, those are the only things you need to pack to make sure you enjoy a special anniversary together. 

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