You love your children dearly but sometimes you just need to spend some romantic time alone as a couple. So pack your bags, send the kids off to a relative’s house, and head off for some peace and quiet on one of these 5 great romantic getaways.

Amazing Asia

Take an extended trip to one of Asia’s gems, whether it is stunning Thailand, enchanting China or the beaches of Bali. There’s no better way to relax with your partner than lying on a beach, cocktail in hand as the world drifts by. Asia is the perfect place for a winter sun holiday to escape the UK as the cold sets in, and enjoy a romantic break.

A Luxury Hotel Escape

Enjoy a few days at the Ampersand hotel in Kensington, London. This luxury hotel is right in the heart of Kensington and close to the South Kensington tube station so you have all of London at your disposal. Enjoy a sumptuous and romantic breakfast in bed before heading out to visit a gallery, catch a show and enjoy a peaceful night out just the two of you. Or if you prefer to simply relax at the hotel it offers many amenities like a games room, a library, a gym, and three different dining experiences.

Pretty Paris

Escape for a romantic getaway to Paris one of the most romantic places on earth! Stroll hand in hand down Champs Élysées and stop at one of the many romantic cafés. Visit the famous Montmartre and lose yourself in this unique village inside a city. Take in the local art, and wander through the surrounding streets that are a great place for a romantic getaway. Or take in the many wondrous sights inside the Louvre without feeling rushed by the children saying that they are bored or thirsty. Watch the sun set from the top of the Eiffel Tower and head out for a late romantic dinner of exquisite food and wine just the two of you.

A Luxury Cruise

Consider a luxury cruise that does not allow children or has only minimal children on board. Sleep in as long as you like, take in the breathtaking views from the deck and enjoy the amenities offered on one of the many cruise lines that don’t allow children. Allow yourself to relax in the hot tub without splashing. Rejuvenate in the spa and spend your night at a fine dining restaurant before heading off for a night of dancing or gambling. Relax in the peace and quiet and return to your munchkins feeling refreshed and at peace. Whether you choose the Caribbean, Mediterranean or another popular area, a cruise will leave you feeling rejuvenated and ready to return to the kids in top form!

Tantalizing Train Rides

Take a romantic getaway on the glamorous Venice-Simplon-Express and fall in love all over again. Ride the rails in style in this historic, romantic Art Deco setting as you escape for three days or more to exotic places like Paris, Venice, Berlin, Budapest, Istanbul or Prague. Soak in the luxury and experience the golden era of travel with fine dining and breathtaking views in a luxurious setting. Relax in the opulence of your suite or cabin with your own dedicated steward to bring you everything you need.