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Where to go on your First Vacation as a Couple

Where to go on your First Vacation as a Couple

by Kevin Patterson

You've met the parents and hit it off with the best friends. It's time to take the next logical step in your relationship. Sure, it's a big one, but you can't wait any longer. Jet away on your first couples getaway!

Since it's the first big vacay, you're probably a little nervous about picking a destination. Well first of all, don't panic. This is a big milestone you should be excited about! Don't worry if your'e picturing moonlit beach walks while your honey is making plans to go windsurfing. We've done your homework for you and picked out a selection of weekend getaways for couples that will suit everyone's interests.

Let's say you've both agreed on a quiet, romantic escape to enjoy one another's company. Rendezvous St. Lucia is one of the best vacation ideas for couples. This secluded boutique hotel is known as an "Escape for Romantics." You can take a sunset stroll down two miles of empty beach or stop and relax in one of the secluded, two-person hammocks. If you want some activity, Rendezvous St. Lucia also has a variety of land and watersports for two, including a weekly golf clinic, windsurfing and scuba diving. There's even a spa if you both need some help winding down, plus several great restaurants where you two can dine by candlelight.

If you and your sweetie want a little more, well, action, and Sands at Grace Bay in Turks and Caicos is one of the most perfect vacation ideas for couples who like to keep moving. In addition to being one of the Caribbean's most luxurious properties, Sands at Grace Bay offers a ton of complimentary activities including sailing, kayaking and windsurfing. Fitness buffs will love the indoor workout facility, resort bicycles and tennis courts. If you want a sea adventure, the resort's near the world's largest reef where you can schedule scuba diving excursions. And only minutes away, the Provo Golf Club offers one of the most challenging courses in the Caribbean. It's safe to say that couples who crave an adrenaline rush will find it at Grace Bay Club.

Can't agree to disagree on your romantic jaunt? Why not try a resort that offers the best of both worlds? Look no further. The Hard Rock Hotel Vallarta is your perfect paradise. Set on the beautiful beaches of Bahia de Banderas in the heart of Nuevo Vallarta, this resort has incredible views of the Pacific, plenty of restaurants to choose from and tons of activities to enjoy. Check out the spa, go horseback riding, play a round of golf or just lounge along miles of perfect beach. Plus, it's located near downtown, which puts you in the heart of dining, shopping, and the colonial charm of Old Vallarta. The Hard Rock Hotel Vallarta is romantic, adventurous and more - you'll both find something you love here.

So pack up your bags and pick up your sweetheart! No doubt you lovebirds will enjoy this selection of weekend getaways for couples. Just remember that your couples getaway is a memorable experience, and no matter where you go, be sure to enjoy each other.