There’s a three day weekend coming up on May 31, lovelies. (Can we get a “hallelujah?”) If you’re looking to seriously make the most of your R&R, we’ve found four of the most fun places in America, each perfect for a 72-hour getaway. Although we’ve made our map with coupled-up cuties in mind, these trips are just as amazing when you bring your BFF. Get out of town!
Taos, New Mexico
From fly fishing to Rio Grande rafting to gorge hiking, this is one location where you lovebirds can flex your oh-so active muscles (outside the bedroom!).
Stay: Hacienda del Sol
Rated one of the top 10 most romantic inns in America by USA Today, the Hacienda del Sol boasts a rolling backdrop of Taos Mountain. Many rooms have private jacuzzis and steam baths, so you can give your overworked bodies some TLC.
Do: El Paseo Llama Expeditions
Imagine: A day hike, a llama to carry your stuff and a gourmet picnic lunch. El Paseo will work with you to create the absolute perfect experience for an adventure-loving couple like yourselves.
Santa Barbara, CA
How do we love thee, SB, CA? Let us count the ways! There’s something for every smoochie-pie and lovie-bunch here in this easy, breezy locale. Spend your long weekend exploring the city’s quaint wineries and gorgeous beaches.
Stay: Circle B Bar Ranch
No TVs. No phones. No cell service. At the beautiful Circle B Bar Ranch and Stables, you can indulge in dinner theater, horseback riding, or private mountain lounging. But whatever you do, we guarantee you’ll learn the real meaning of romantic getaway.
Do: Brophy Bros Restaurant & Clam Bar
Some of the best seafood in the city? Check. A gorgeous ocean view? Check. A night to remember? Triple check!
For: The Party Animals
Miami Beach, FL
Think hot sunshine and even hotter nightlife. Miami Beach is the place for crazy-cool couples who love to let loose together.
Spend 72 hours without leaving your hotel—really! Fontainbleau offers 11 fine dining and casual restaurants, a super-hot nightclub, swim up and evening bars, a spa, a gym, and oh, full-service pool cabanas.
Do: Sky Bar
Tucked into the back of the trendy Shore Club Hotel, this bar includes a sultry bamboo garden complete with king-sized beds for the lucky loungers who snag ‘em. High rollers? Bottle service, baby!
Come hell or high water, New Orleans remains one of the United States’ most charming, culturally significant cities.
Stay: The Hotel Monteleone
Located in the heart of the French Quarter, the Hotel Monteleone was established in 1886, making it a cultural mecca. Oh, and did we mention it’s George-ous?!
Do: The St. Charles Avenue Street Car Ride
An architectural and cultural feast for your eyes, the car line starts downtown and works its way up through the Queen Ann Revival Mansions, French Quarter and Garden Districts. Hop on and off as you please for a couple-created tour you’ll never forget!