For a romantic meal together 1. It is tucked in a quiet village with a cozy vibe, giving guests both the elegance of a fine dining restaurant and the comforts of home. Wear dressy attire, walk on the cobblestone road leading up to the old house turned into a restaurant, and enjoy a six-course dinner with your loved one! Go laid back and enjoy home-cooked-style food while being surrounded by colorful decor that makes for a great Instagram photo opportunity. Farfalla A post shared by Hotel Durban hotel.
Farfalla, located in Hotel Durban, serves authentic Italian favorites including handcrafted pizzas, as well as pasta and bread. Savor the casual vibe of the restaurant - it is filled with modern decor and also offers outdoor seating.
Keep things romantic by getting a wine to pair with your meal. There is also a full bar, in case you want to stay longer and continue your conversation with a drink.
Hotel Durban, Durban St. Spiral at Sofitel Manila Source: Wikimedia Take your loved one to a luxury buffet dining experience at Spiral Restaurant located at Sofitel Manila. It offers over international dishes on its menu, including Asian, European and Indian cuisines. Aside from the breathtaking array of food, Spiral also has elegant interiors and beautiful lights that glow up at night. The romantic restaurant also offers unique features such as the Cheese Room, an isolated area where an array of cheeses is kept to maintain their freshness.
Aside from the surprises, they also have noteworthy decor that includes old housewares. You can even write a love letter and leave it there to be a part of their collection.
The concept behind this romantic restaurant is also pretty cool: Their must-try dishes include pumpkin soup, grilled salmon, beef salpicao, mango pavlova, and hanger steak.
Savor the romantic yet casual feel in one of the most beautiful French-themed restaurants, in Manila. They also offer unlimited wine red, white and sparkling , as well as unlimited cocktails! The menu is comprised of French and Filipino cuisine, including steaks and Filipino classics such as adobo. The food, combined with a cozy interior and great views of the city, make for a great overall fine dining experience!
They offer European cuisine, and one of their most popular dishes is the smoked salmon, complemented with a glass of wine. The ambiance is fancy, yet intimate and wearing dressy clothes is recommended.
The restaurant is known for its romantic and peaceful ambiance, as well as their wine-filled interior. Other Italian fare on the menu include pasta, truffles, and bread. But if you want to have a quiet time in a beautiful place, after shopping and sightseeing with your loved one, Greenbelt Chapel is a great pick. This outdoor-style place of worship is surrounded by lush greenery and features a man-made pond. Masses are held at certain times every day, but it is always open for everyone to enjoy.
Shows typically last three hours and feature performances by dancers wearing native costumes and dancing to Filipino folk music. Before watching, guests can enjoy a feast of Filipino specialties for dinner, including chicken adobo chicken cooked in soy sauce and vinegar and lechon kawali deep-fried pork belly. If you and your partner love to soak up the local culture, this could be a romantic activity for you two! Old Manila - Intramuros A post shared by ryangguck on May 2, at 2: Most of these landmarks are located inside Intramuros, the oldest district of Manila.
Included in the must-visits is the Manila Cathedral, which is currently the Episcopal see of the Archbishop of Manila. There is also St. Agustin Church, the oldest stone church in the country, and Fort Santiago, an old Spanish fortress where crucial parts of Philippine history took place. Since these structures are nearby each other, you can tour them on foot, while hand-in-hand with your loved one! You can also tour using bikes, and even by horse and carriage. Intramuros, Manila, Metro Manila See our full list of recommended hotels in Manila and also compare the prices with airbnbs in Manila 4.
Located a couple of hours away from Manila, it is considered the second most active volcano in the Philippines. Adventurous couples can take a boat ride to the volcano island and see the crater up close. Guided horseback rides are also available on the island, to make your way up to the viewpoint a little easier. Talisay and San Nicolas, Batangas, Luzon, Philippines See our full list of recommended hotels in Manila and also compare the prices with airbnbs in Manila 5. To make your sunset watching even more romantic, why not spend it on a cruise and enjoy the city sights from the bay while having a meal?
Manila Bay offers cruises where couples can choose between a buffet and a set dinner course on board a ship, filled with romantic night lights. Sunset cruises usually last for an hour and a half, accompanied by an acoustic band, serenading guests with love songs. Seaside Boulevard, Pasay See our full list of recommended hotels in Manila and also compare the prices with airbnbs in Manila 6.
Pinatubo A post shared by Su-Zen suzen. Pinatubo, an active stratovolcano located on the boundary of three provinces, on the island of Luzon: Zambales, Tarlac, and Pampanga.
It takes two to three hours to reach the jump off point, from Manila. Then, visitors need to ride a 4x4 jeepney for two hours and trek for another two hours to reach the crater, where a view of the blue water and surrounding rock formations await. This activity is recommended for couples looking for a challenging yet rewarding experience.
Pinatubo, Botolan, Zambales See our full list of recommended hotels in Manila and also compare the prices with airbnbs in Manila 7. With a total of 11 restaurants, this open food court will introduce you to various cuisine, ranging from local Filipino fare to western specialties and southeast Asian favorites. The restaurants are open until midnight, so you can spend a longer time with your loved one over good food and cocktails!
Located an hour and a half from Manila, it enshrines an image of Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage in a high altar, behind glass and also features stained glass windows above one of its main doors.
It is named after Dr. Make your visit more romantic and stay until the Musical Dancing Fountain Show, at night, that features water soaring up to 88 feet For shopping, you can drop by Ongpin Street for Chinese herbs and groceries.
Meanwhile, for a taste of authentic Chinese food, head to Carvajal Street, where Chinese restaurants and delicacy shops abound. Binondo, Manila, Metro Manila See our full list of recommended hotels in Manila and also compare the prices with airbnbs in Manila Romantic Manila Manila is a huge city, where every corner has something unique to offer.
Take your loved one with you and try new things together! This article was originally published on May 12,