When you're short on time, a city break is a great option for a
romantic winter getaway. Bergen,
southwestern coast, is utterly magical at this time of year.
Surrounded by towering mountains and sparkling fjords, the city has
a fairy-tale feel any time of year but especially during the winter
with its cosy cafes, cobbled streets and twinkling fairy lights.
too, is a great pick with its foodie markets and low-lit wine bars
is a firm favourite with its countless winter festivals which you
can explore with a mug of glühwein (mulled wine) in
If you really want to get into the winter spirit, nothing beats
a romantic winter weekend break to
Swedish Lapland which is only a short flight away. With days
spent dog-sledding and snow-shoeing and evenings spent chasing the
Northern Lights and sharing meals for two beside a crackling fire,
romance is all but guaranteed.
And for those among us who spend the winter months pining for
summer to return? A European
winter sun holiday is just the thing. From sunny
Sicily to the balmy beaches of Cyprus, enjoy
a romantic winter weekend away without a snowball in sight.