When you decide that you would like to propose, you may experience a myriad of emotions, including excitement and apprehension. You want to make this moment special, with a romantic proposal that you’ll both be able to look back on fondly. According to Goldsmiths, a winter marriage proposal may be just the thing!
In addition to finding the right engagement ring – and importantly, a ring that’s the right size – for an incredibly romantic proposal, how about popping the question in a snowy setting?
Luckily, we’ve done all the hard work for you. Make sure you pack the engagement ring before heading to one of these snowy winter destinations.
No snowy proposal list would be complete without the ultimate magical destination: Lapland. What could be more memorable than husky sledding, reindeer rides, igloo visits, skiing and of course, meeting Santa himself? With scenery that looks like it’s come from a fairytale and cosy log cabins, Lapland is the perfect excuse to cuddle up – so romantic!
Iceland is a must for any winter getaway but it’s also the perfect place for a proposal. During the winter months, Reykjavik experiences low levels of sunlight. This means there are more opportunities to star gaze in one of the city’s natural hot springs and more chances to enjoy excursions to view the Northern Lights. What could be better than proposing under one of the world’s most amazing natural phenomenon?
Many Christmas films have been set in New York and it’s easy to see why. This beautiful, busy, metropolitan city transforms during the winter months as it’s covered in a thick blanket of snow. NYC’s parks become winter wonderlands, the city boasts some of the best Christmas trees, and several outdoor ice rinks are opened. If you’re city people, NYC is the perfect place for a winter proposal.
Quebec City, Canada
Quebec City is picturesque all year round, with Old Quebec providing tourists with a trip through history. Old stone buildings, beautiful shop signs and traditional market squares all add to this city’s old world Beauty-and-the-Beast-style charm. During Christmas, Quebec City is filled with snow, decorated trees and twinkling lights, turning this stunning city into a magical location for a proposal.
However you choose to propose, it will be a moment that you’ll both cherish. But propose in one of these incredible, snow-filled destinations for an incredibly special engagement – just remember to get those amazing winter-wonderland style engagement photos!