2. Luxor, Egypt

Luxor (Thebes), was the capital of Egypt during the dynasty of the New King Kingdom and considered the ‘Glorious city’ of the god Amon-Ra. It is the most well known recognized City in Upper (Southern) Egypt and the capital of Luxor Governorate, known famously for its oldest and most Ancient Egyptian sites. Luxor is often known also as the World’s greatest open-air Museum.

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If you want to feel like a king and queen, then visiting the ruins of the early Temples of Karnak and Luxor which stand within the modern city on the East Bank is sure to bring out the royalty in you. Other sites of interests are the monuments, tombs and temples which are located on the West Bank including the Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens.

3. Mnemba Island, Zanzibar, Tanzania

Mnemba Island Lodge is situated on an exclusive island, just 4.5 kilometres off the north-eastern coast of Zanzibar in the azure Indian Ocean. Surrounded by an atoll of breathtaking coral reefs, it boasts of some of Africa’s most wonderful dive sites. Mnemba is renowned as one of the most romantic ocean destinations in the world, offering a privacy and rustic exclusivity unparalleled on the African coastline.

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You and your partner can go birdwatching, take beautiful walks around the Island or simply suntan on the pristine beach. Windsurfing, diving, deep-sea fishing and a range of relaxing massages and therapeutic treatments are some of the other benefits the island offers.

4. Zaina Lodge, Northern Region, Ghana

Zaina Lodge claims to be West Africa’s first luxury safari lodge. It is nestled in the heart of the Mole forest and provides world-class hospitality service with a unique touch. This is the ideal place if you are looking to get away from the noise of the city and become one with nature.

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Located inside the Mole National Park, you and your partner will get to see exotic animals like elephants, waterbucks, kobs, bushbucks, hippopotamuses, warthogs, water buffalos, hyenas and baboons. You can also take a guided walking tour or vehicle safari, relax at the infinity pool, outdoor bar, fire pit and the restaurant. What better way to spend more time together than by taking in the intoxicating sights that only the African wild can provide.