6 most romantic beach bars
Whisk away to these six tropical beach bars
Sometimes, romantic getaways run like this: you’re walking through a mall thinking you just can’t bear the thought of chipping chunks of ice off your windshield any longer. All you desire is to be tangled up in a hammock, somewhere—anywhere. Or maybe you want nothing more than to lollygag on a secret beach far from the hordes; just you and your lovely, noshing on crab cakes and cervezas, letting the rhythm of waves anesthetize you both until the sun slides over the ocean. And then you see that travel poster…
Barbados: Café Luna
Even better than Vancouver-born chef Mark “Moo” de Gruchy’s menu is the view from his bar-resto’s rooftop patio at Little Arches, a boutique hotel in Barbados. Actor Gretchen Mol and cricket legend Sir Garfield Sobers are some of the “big ups” who’ve popped by Café Luna for its Bajan mahi mahi and a “Moolicious” citrus cocktail. After hobnobbing with celebs for happy hour, nip across the quiet street to Enterprise Beach, a local hangout, to curl your toes in the sand at dusk.