Spring is here, and love is in the air. Thinking of planning a trip for you and that special person in your life? No more excuses. “Staycations” are no longer an excuse for saving money. With ultra-low-cost carriers like Swoop you can afford that weekend getaway with your someone special. Surprise your significant other with a trip to one of the most underrated cities for romance. Home to some of the most delicious eats, wines, beautiful views and sweetest bed and breakfasts, Abbotsford is the perfect place to spend the weekend away at an affordable price.
Abbotsford is known for its wide array of popular wineries. Amongst the many, is Mt. Lehman Winery, which features one of the most intimate atmospheres. This humble Winery specializes in limited addition award-winning artisan wines. The 80-acre winery has tasting rooms where you can find wine at the lowest possible prices. Mt. Lehman’s pleasant red and white wines are featured all throughout Abbotsford and Frazer Valley. It is the perfect place to unwind and spend a day enjoying the beautiful spring weather and views.
This intimate B&B is located in the heart of Clayborn Village amongst field of greens and beautifully bloomed flowers. This charming Victorian-style B&B offers privacy, inventive food and an excellent dining experience all wrapped up in a quaint environment. Waste the day away relaxing, or get out and see all that Abbotsford has to offer. Regardless of how you choose to spend your day, this is the perfect accommodation for your romantic getaway.
More into beer than wine? Located in East Abby, Field House Brewing Co. is the perfect venue for live music, beautifully lit patio and lively atmosphere. Field House Brewing Co. focuses on crafting delicious and refreshing beer, but also creating an amazing experience that you and your hubby are sure to remember.
In this peaceful garden you can find enchanting plant displays filled with many luscious flower and spring is the perfect time to do so. After exploring through the tranquil garden, you can indulge at Brambles Bistro, located inside the Tanglebank garden. Brambles Bistro is known for its unique menu of delicacies featuring fresh local produce and wines.
Historic Downtown Abbotsford showcases local shops, breweries, restaurants and events, and demonstrates the rich history of Abbotsford. Filled with good eats and even better people, there is something for both you and your significant other to enjoy.
With more than 60km of nature to explore, you can spend the whole day wandering, taking in the fresh air and spending quality time with you other-half. With lakes, fairgrounds, wildlife, creeks and mountains to explore, it also makes for that perfect place to take a couple selfie that is sure for to trump most.
So, there you have it. Five reasons why Abbotsford is the perfect place for a cheap and easy romantic getaway. With cheap travel through Swoop, you can save on the travel and spend more at your destination.
Article by Amy Schimpf