Instead of pondering over which restaurant to book and where to buy those chocolates for Valentine’s Day – choose to fly away for a romantic break! And rather than heading to the usual “couples’ destinations” why not try something different and book your weekend in Copenhagen?
For a romantic break with a difference – a flight to Copenhagen is around two hours from the UK and is Scandinavia’s best-kept secret.
Exploring hand in hand
Those enjoying Valentine’s in Denmark’s capital should raise their eyes up to the skies and consider booking a night at the observatory.
Copenhagen’s number one renaissance landmark, the Round Tower, offers star-crossed lovers the chance to enjoy star-gazing nights that include champagne and flamenco.
The ultimate romantic weekend in Copenhagen is completed by visiting The Little Mermaid, the statue to symbolise the city’s author Hans Christian Andersen’s story of a young mermaid who came up to the edge of the water to look for her love.
Where to get cosy
There’s no shortage of hotels in Copenhagen – choose what suits your romantic streak.
The Copenhagen Marriott Hotel entices with fine romantic dining as well as soothing massage facilities with professionally trained massage therapists.
There’s also the Kong Arthur Hotel Copenhagen, whose style was created especially for the hotel inspired by the legend of Kong Arthur.
For a city view, casino and a unique choice of fine restaurants including Thai, Japanese and Italian, try the Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel.