Are you and your partner in a rut? Sometimes all you need is a little adventure, whether it’s down the road or across the state. Or maybe you’ve just met a special someone and you want to make a great first impression. We’ve picked out some awesome places in Alabama that can help ignite (or reignite) any romantic flame:
1. Gulf Shores State Park
Gulf Shores State Park has some of the most beautiful beaches in the state. Any time of year, this majestic park provides the perfect backdrop for budding romance.
2. 411 Twin Drive In Theater & Grill, Centre
Make your date feel young again with a trip to this blast from the past. This nostalgic spot will surely stir up all kinds of emotions, especially romantic ones.
3. Harriott II Riverboat Cruises, Montgomery
Classy and cool, hopefully like your date, a riverboat ride will show your date that you're a fun and thoughtful partner.
4. Peach Park, Clanton
Nothing says Sweet Home Alabama like homemade cobblers and ice cream (followed by a stroll through the gardens) at Peach Park.
5. Birmingham Historic Touring Company & Ghost Walk
Whether you love history or scary stories, this touring company can provide you with a fun and informative way to spend an afternoon or evening in Birmingham.
6. Dauphin Island
Doesn't your sweetie deserve an island getaway? What could be more romantic than the Sunset Capital of Alabama?
7. Little River Canyon National Preserve
Is your date the adventurous type? There's nothing more romantic than beautiful scenery and wildlife, which is exactly what you'll find while exploring this state park near Mentone.
8. Rattlesnake Saloon, Tuscumbia
Guests rave about this very unique restaurant located inside a cave, where you can enjoy good food, live bands and, of course, a great view.
9. Southern Broadway Dinner Theater, Enterprise
Your date will have so much fun with dinner and show at this theater in Enterprise.
10. Birmingham Botanical Gardens
A romantic walk through a garden is always a good strategy, and Alabama has so many to choose from. Our example is the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, purely because it's so gosh-darn lovely, but any local garden will do. Strolling with your date through stunning natural surroundings is always a good bet.
Have you tried any of these unique locations for a date? Do you have any others to recommend to us? Please let us know!