A romantic getaway is about reconnecting with the one you love. Maybe you’ve been swamped at work or you know you need some space from the kiddos. Regardless, a beach vacation to an All Inclusive would make anyone “feel the love tonight”. But what do you do in the meantime? Assuming that you’ve already booked your next getaway this summer.
While we’re big believers in making your trip as romantic as possible, we also believe love goes beyond the beach. Here’s some quick “how-to’s” when it comes to bringing the romantic beach vibes home to you.
7 Easy Ways To Bring Home The Romance
1. Surprises go a long way
Whether it’s a small little note left on the door on your way to work or a surprise date for your wife, babysitting arrangements and all. A little something that says, “Hey, I see you and I love,” goes a long way.
2. Bath, baths, and more baths
Our favorite addition to a room choice at a resort is the Jacuzzi. Talk about romantic!! Make your bath at home feel like that Jacuzzi in Riviera Maya with some bath goodies like bath bombs. Bath bombs are truly the bomb. Get you some great bath bombs, a glass of wine, a good read, and you’re good to go!
A good scent is everything!! And the All Inclusive world knows it too well. The moment you step foot on your resort, you are met with calming scents in the lobby and in your room. So why not bring great scents with you everywhere you go!
You can find some great face masks for under $2, essential oil towelettes, and eucalyptus massage oil…say no more. Paired with a great candle (especially one that we think smells EXACTLY like a Secrets resort) and you’re destined to feel all the romance of an All Inclusive.
4. Romantic dinner
Some of the best memories guests have at their resort is their romantic dinner on the beach. Candlelit gourmet dining, wine options, topped off your feet in the sand with the ocean as your view — that’s the life right there. For those of us in landlocked areas, finding an accessible ocean to visit can be tough. But that doesn’t mean that an intentional dinner in a fun location can’t bring about the same romantic vibes. Turn on some ocean sounds, burn those candles, and turn up the heat!!
Speaking of aesthetics, we found this playlist on Spotify to play while you dine or take your bubble bath.
6. Robes + slippers
The sweetest takeaway from your vacation has to be the slippers. They just think of everything!!! But robe life isn’t just for the beach. Don’t forget your slippers paired with a cozy robe after your bath bomb remind you of the relaxation that can always be yours, even when you’re away from the beach.
7. Intentional conversations
We love hearing stories from couples who got that intentional time together on their vacation. If you don’t heed any of these tips please remember the most important way to bring home the romance is the love that you share with each other. Your love is unique and strong. Don’t save it just for that beach vacation where everything is catered to romantic vibes and perfection. Put your phones away (maybe snap a pic of your delicious dinner), and treat nights like you’re on vacation. Because usually you don’t care what ANYONE else back home is doing on Instagram or Facebook.
At the end of the day, we believe in you and we believe in your love.
We hope you feel all the feels both on destination and while dreaming of the beach at home.