Valentine’s Day can be very stressful rather than amusing if you do not know where to go… We listed for you 5 romantic places to spend Valentine’s Day in France.
- Café de l’Homme
What is not romantic when it comes to have dinner in front of the Eiffel Tower? Le Café de l’Homme is a renowned Café situated in the heart of Paris, in the Palais de Chaillot, in Trocadéro. The design of the Café is inspired by the Art Deco of the thirties, with mineral and vegetal materials being predominant in order to recall the origin of Humankind. During the night, the Café offers the best view of the Eiffel Tower, along with one of the best French menus made by famous French chefs.
- 2.Château de Chenonceau
Who doesn’t know the legendary castles of the Loire Valley? The most famous one might be the Château de Chenonceau, a castle that is literally built on the Loire River. Known as the “Château des Dames” (Castle of Women), it was constantly belonging to a woman during its history (from Diane de Poitiers, the King Henri II’s favorite, to Louise Dupin, an eminent writer, author of the first Women’s rights code). Nowadays, you can visit the domain from 9:30am to 4:30pm… Chenonceau, surrounded by nature and history, is certainly one of the most romantic places to spend Valentine’s Day in France.
- 3.Crazy Horse
If you are tired of basic ideas to spend your day, having dinner with your partner at the Crazy Horse might be an original idea. The Crazy Horse, one of the most renowned cabarets of Paris, has prepared a special show for St Valentine’s day. Glitters, dancing, lights… prepared to be amazed by the Crazy Girls, the famous dancers of The Crazy Horse. A good mean to surprise your partner.
- 4.La Samanna
France is not only present in Europe. Discover the beauty of French Caribbean in one of the most romantic places in the world, called La Samanna, an hotel located on a crystal clear turquoise beach, in Saint-Martin, French West Indies. Hidden on a cliff by the sea, the hotel is a representation of elegance, beauty and tradition: inspired by Mediterranean architecture, its white walls and emerald green gardens are designed to be a peace haven. Legendary Caribbean hotel, La Samanna offers a high standing service while keeping its Caribbean and French touch. Instead of organizing only one romantic date on St Valentine’s day, why not take your partner on a one-week trip? You will have the chance to spend your days relaxing among palm trees, wind in your hair, sun on your cheeks, while being pampered by the staff… you will also have the chance to visit the rest of the beautiful island of Saint-Martin.
- 5.Restaurant Gastronomique Christian Têtedoie
If you’re a fan of French cuisine, then you rang at the right door. Christian Têtedoie, awarded “Meilleur ouvrier de France 1996” possesses an eponymous restaurant in Lyon. For St Valentine’s Day, a special menu has been prepared which is the representation of French excellence and tradition: products used for the menu are exclusively from the season. In addition to the food, the restaurant offers an amazing view of Lyon, embellished by the city lights during the evening… A good way to spend the evening with your partner.
These five few places are only a small piece of what France can offer when it comes to romantic experiences.But it’s a great beginning for your first experience in France!