When 2016 begins, our next big celebration is the lovely Valentine’s Day. The day, every year, that the boys dread and the girls dream. Where you wonder and ponder if the flowers and card are enough, or perhaps you wonder if she’ll find you too cheesy – the dilemma is endless. So take note of our list, as we have the most romantic treats to tuck into, and the best ways to spoil and pamper your ever so better half. As world renowned Paris is the city of love, we are now dubbing Edinburgh the city of romance. With our historic buildings, cobbled streets and beautiful lights, Edinburgh is without a doubt the perfect place to fall in love or simply remember how to be young and in love. Of all romantic things to do in Edinburgh, we’ve created the sure to succeed guide to impress your lover.
Love Me Tender
As you set out on your day of romance, it seems only natural to soak in some of the beauty of this city with the beauty in your life. Visit the world famous Edinburgh Castle, where as you snuggle with your partner and lock hands, you take in not only the beautiful history on a guided tour, but you get breath-taking views of the wonderful city, and feel just as on top of the world as if you were a kid in love. Famous as one of the most popular things to do, take a look at the romantic side and you’ll notice the castle is the perfect romantic thing to do in Edinburgh.
Love Me Sweet
Why not take a break from the walking and touring and stop off at The Cameo Picturehouse. This old fashioned cinema makes you feel like the 1920s have come calling and you’re being transported back with them. Showing up to date movies with all the dark theatres full of cuddling space, this makes for the perfect romantic pit stop on your busy Valentine’s Day. Next hit up the chocolate bar at Harvey Nichols Dining. Sip on a classy glass of bubbly at the modern, luxury bar and sample the handmade chocolate guaranteed to make you swap your love for your partner to these little delights, one of the most perfect, delightful, romantic things to do in Edinburgh.
Wonder of You
Then it’s onto the evening, and as the city darkens, the beautifully light buildings begin to come to life. The romantic side in you comes to life and all the romantic things to do start to look even cuter in the darkness. Take a walk up the The Royal Mile and watch Edinburgh come to lively life in the eveving. Dip in and out of each cocktail bar, nestle in the corner of each and just sip and gaze into each other’s eyes, getting tipsier and flirtier as each drink goes.
Wise Men Say, Only Fools Rush In
But most of all, we recommend making a night of it. So after all the drinking and dancing is over, retreat back to your romantic suite at Parliament House Hotel and pop open your bottle of bubbly and toast, to each other, to love and most of all, to having just pulled off the perfect Valentine’s Day romantic treat. For the perfect romantic break, these romantic things to do in Edinburgh are sure to earn you the best boyfriend award, and maybe even more.