When it comes to planning a date, are you tired of the same ol' dinner and a movie idea? We are too! So 10Best has found some great attractions in the Washington, D.C. area to take the one you love. You will score major creativity points and have an unforgettable experience to boot. (You can thank us later!)
For those couples who love the outdoors, grab a bicycle or a pair of good running shoes and head to the C & O Canal National Historic Park. Check out the lock houses and go for a romantic canal boat ride.
If you are looking for incredible views, climb into a gondola and take a spin on the Capital Wheel or set up a picnic on the National Mall with the U.S. Capitol and Washington Monument as your backdrop.
Does your significant other like the arts? Get them tickets to a show at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. The venue's calendar regularly features internationally-known artists from a wide range of fields including music, ballet, opera.
Another great spot is the National Gallery of Art. Step inside to see world-famous pieces from artists like Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso and Jackson Pollock. During winter months, lace up a pair of ice skates and hold your lover's hand to take a spin on the museum's ice rink located in the garden. You'll get a great shot for social media standing in front of Robert Indiana's AMOR sculpture outside in the garden.
In a place like Washington, D.C., there is no way to have a boring time at these top romantic destinations.