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Plymouth, once voted by The Times as the coolest place to live, is a bustling, vibrant city. Whether you wish to relax and take in the fresh sea air, enjoy the nightlife or learn more about its history, Plymouth can accommodate you.
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For a tranquil date where you can simply stroll and chat, Plymouth Sound is an ideal place to visit. From birds to boats, there is always something to capture your attention. With amazing views to behold, you can see Drakes’s Island, the Eddystone Lighthouse and if you are really lucky, you may get to see a Royal Navy Warship!
You may decide while visiting the sound that you’d like to see more of the sea around you. There are a handful to choose from, including harbour cruises, ferry trips and even water sports if you can brave the temperature. You can charter a boat, ride the jet skis, dive or go fishing
There are plenty of good restaurants and bars around the Hoe (Plymouth Hoe) if you wish to refuel later on, such as The Terrace on the Hoe foreshore. If you hope for something more intimate, grab a picnic and catch up with each other in Hoe Park.
Plymouth Gin Distillery offers 3 tours for the gin lovers or the gin beginners, ranging from 40 minutes to over 2 hours. You can learn about the history of the distillery, which has been making the original gin recipe since 1793, and you get to sample one of their gin and tonics at the Refectory Bar or you can take one of their miniatures home to sample later.
The Barbican has a few things going on, day or night. Walk the cobbled streets of the old port, along the ancient quay, and stop at a bar or restaurant if you’d like. You can jump on a ghost tour from outside the Barbican Tourist Information Centre. You will find some great little independent shops and art galleries too. At night, there is a vibrant, buzzing atmosphere among the bars and restaurants, perfect for date ‘night’.
With beautiful scenery, some great history and lots to learn about and visit, Plymouth will provide for even the most discerning of daters!