The Best Affordable Vacations for Couples Are Closer Than You Think

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Whether you just got married, or you’ve been married for ages, a romantic getaway with your partner is one of the most memorable experiences you’ll never forget.

What better way to enjoy quality time and fun adventure than taking a trip to some place you’ve never been before?
Romantic getaways are not only limited to Valentine’s Day. In fact, the best getaways are those that do not necessarily happen on expected days or seasons.

With travel apps like Airbnb, it’s so easy to find a rental in Mumba or a lodge in a private game reserve in Kenya’s Maasai Mara, or book a visit to a theme park like the famous Walt Disney World. Amazing, right?
Well, what’s even more amazing is our 5 tips for best affordable vacations for couples.

Top 3 Countries for the Best Affordable Vacations for Couples

Nairobi, the heart, and pride of Kenya, which boasts of being the only city with a national park, and has played host to top global leaders including former President of the United States, Barack Obama, and Pope Francis. Top hotel brands in the city include The Hilton, Serena group of hotels, The Hotel Intercontinental, and Radisson Blu, but there are smaller four star and boutique hotels where you can spend as little as $15 for a gourmet meal and $6 for a bed and breakfast accommodation. Fun activities include a visit to the national park, riding a boda-boda, taking a return trip on the newly build Standard gauge railway train, visit the museum, ice skating or even dancing with a Maasai Moran at the Bomas of Kenya.

Known as the land of many opportunities, America offers more than just greener pastures but numerous places that you and bae can check out. America is also home to the world’s top theme park, Walt Disney world, besides the tall Empire State building, where couples head up the over 100 floors between midnight and 1AM, or just after the building opens at 8AM to enjoy a more private experience at the top. There are affordable rentals in New York City, which is home to the building.

Our top pick for the best affordable vacations for couples in Europe took us to Bucharest, the capital city of Romania, whose reasonable prices make the stay worthwhile. Hotel accommodation ranges from $7 to $108, depending on your preference. Take selfies with your lover at the Cantacuzino Palace, pray over your relationship in the historic Radu Voda Monastery, visit the Vacaresti Nature Park, or the Zoo Baneasa to see tigers and hundreds of other species of animals and birds in the exotic gardens. If you’d like to sample Romanian history, the Jewish museum set within a synagogue exhibits Romanian history artifacts and Jewish life contributions, or catch a glimpse of a variety of rocks and fossils at the Geology museum.

The Best Affordable Vacations for Couples Are Plentiful On This Side of the Globe

This culture rich continent is home to Yangon, the former capital and largest city in Burma/Myanmar. You can enjoy a memorable romantic time out with your partner and get some really affordable souvenirs to carry back home with you. Food and drinks are very affordable as most of the food is served while hot along the streets. If you need a comfortable place to stay, there are a few western standard hotels, but the lower priced hotels usually offer poor quality accommodation. Modern transport includes buses and taxis, but you’ll have an enjoyable time using the local Trishaw ride around the city center. Visit the historic Shwedagon Pagoda, a huge2500-year-old Buddhist shrine, or the famous Taukkyan War cemetery, which is a memorial site dedicated to British and Indian soldiers who lost their lives in World War 2. A picnic at the serene Kandawgyi Park is a must do for any couple, and you’ll absolutely love the stunning view of the lake in the evening.

Middle East
Ignore the usual political conversations around countries in the Middle East for a moment, and take a trip to Israel. This is one of the most spiritual, history-rich spots in the world, and should certainly be on your bucket list for best affordable vacations for couples. Eat their cultural foods, pray at the Wailing Wall, visit the historic Mount of Olives, float on the Dead Sea, or plan an early morning climb up the famous Mount Sinai. You’ll enjoy both an unforgettable experience and create new memories with your partner.