Sacramento-A Romantic City

by : Kris Koonar

Sacramento is a very romantic city, with its fair share of historical venues and beautiful sights along with hotels and intimate restaurants where you can have a nice dinner and set the right tone for a special anniversary, a first date or a romantic evening. If you are a couple who is interested in knowing more about the history of Sacramento then you will certainly enjoy the trip all the more because this place has a lot of historical significance as well. Besides a visit to historical places and museums there is a lot more that you can do to have a memorable time.

There are no shortages of hotels in this city so if you are coming here for a romantic vacation then do not worry because there are several hotels and motels to match your budget. Old Sacramento is one attraction that is most popular among tourists. This area looks like a section of the city that is still in the 1800s. Although there are some modern business houses in that area, still it is more of a tourist hotspot rather than a commercial or residential area. You can visit the quaint shops and museums here. California State Railroad Museum is the most popular part of this area and it is full of train displays and railroad artifacts. Many of the displays in this museum are intact from the time they were last used.

You can also enjoy the festivals with your partner when you are in Sacramento because this city is a home to many festivals and many people from all around the world come here to attend them. For instance the traditional Jazz Music festival is held every year during the Memorial Day Weekend. California State Fair is also a popular event that is held every year and a million visitors come to attend it. In addition, there are entertaining performances and fun exhibits.

Once you are done with moving around in the city and visiting places, it is natural to look for a nice and romantic place to dine. You can go to Morton steakhouse, which is an upscale restaurant or the Biba Ristorante Italiano that also won the award of the Best Restaurant in Sacramento. In case you want to have good Chinese food you can dine at P.F. Changs China Bistro.

Sacramento is one city that keeps buzzing with excitement and there is so much to see and do on a vacation. If you are in search for the best place to propose, then the Firehouse in Old Sacramento is perfect. It is tucked away in an ivy-covered alley and its outdoor courtyard and beautiful Victorian decor are enough to set the mood.

There are over 100 public parks where you can spend your evenings talking and enjoying the beauty of Sacramento. If you are planning to throw a romantic surprise for your partner, then the Sacramento cruise can also be a great option. Various companies offer cruises that are designed especially for particular occasions.