10 Essential Items to Take on a Romantic Getaway

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Think we love to lay around and recite poetry on our romantic getaways? Think again, because although we enjoy a little love in our lives, we’d never forsake our love of active exploration.

Although … even if you’re one of those pragmatic types who sneers at the ever-growing commercialization of  Valentine’s day, it’s always nice to have a little romantic now and then. So, in the spirt of “if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em”, take a look at a few fun items we’ve listed below to get those lovey-dovey fires buring while on the road.
National Geographic Most Romantic Destinations

To plan a romantic trip, first you have to pick the perfect location. Take the stress out of the process by choosing any one of National Geographic’s Most Romantic Destinations.
Travel picnic basket

No matter where you end up, taking some time to relax and enjoy each other’s company is always a good idea. Take this Insulated Picnic Backpack wherever you go to have some munchies while gazing into each others’ eyes.

If you’re looking for an off-grid romantic spot, but with some ultra-luxurious touches, check out Two Bunch Palms Springs Resort and Spa.

silicone wedding bands

Nothing ruins a nice trip like losing a precious wedding or engagement ring. Leave the real diamonds at home and have fun with these Silicone Wedding Bands, perfect for traveling and, even more so, for active travelers!

Love me playing cards

Have a little fun on your downtime with these Love Me Playing Cards. (Notice, we didn’t say anything about strip poker, but hey, no judgement!)

Carry on cocktail kit
Another great idea to pass the time on those not-so-romantic flight delays is to have a nice toast. Take the mood from stressful to celebratory with these cute Carry on Cocktail Kits.

If you’re thinking about staying in that perfect rustic lodge surrounded by amazing landscape, check out Willows Lodge in Washington State.

Etta James At Last Collection

Of course, whatever you do, you can’t leave out the music! You can never go wrong with crowd favorite, Etta James’ At Last Collection. (Or a little Spanish guitar is always nice as well!)

No flame tealight candles

Once you get to your destination, make sure to set the mood with these Flameless Tealight Candles.

Aromatherapy oils

For the perfect massage or some soothing bathtime, make sure to bring these Aromatherapy Essential Oils along.

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Matching keyrings

It’s always nice to give a little something to that special someone. Why not show how much you care with these sweet Matching Keychains?

What I love about you and me journal

Of course, if you really want to pull out all of the stops, write down your love in this Fill-in-the-blank Love Journal.

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