But do not try this from home-you can’t get into Medici without a membership, and the club isn’t accepting new members for the time being. They say love gives you wings, but in this case, it’s a propeller.Relax and enjoy the view as one of Sky Helicopter’s experienced pilots whisks you and your honey away for a one-hour sunset tour of Dallas.
The TRE is a real train with real train ambience, and it makes for a romantic little jaunt to our neighbor to the west.
Take in an early dinner at Angeluna, then cross the street to the Bass Performance Hall to catch a show. Grab your favorite gal and head west of Fort Worth to Granbury, home of the historic, seven-suite Nutt House and the Nutt House Restaurant, where Granbury native and cowboy chef Grady Spears serves up vittles such as beef tenderloin with Tabasco-spiked hollandaise. Check out of the every-weekend humdrum and into the Four Seasons in Las Colinas for a four-star, in-town escape.
A mere whisper of wind on your cheek tells you that the balloon has changed direction, moving with the breezes through the crystal blue sky.
Take your sweetie pie to downtown Fort Worth via the Trinity Railway Express from Union Station in downtown Dallas.
Let Air Venture take you on a private flight for two just before the sun rises or sets and experience Dallas from on high.
The wind will sweep you-and a bottle of bubbly-across the horizon, dipping to kiss the treetops, then lifting until the landscape spreads to incredible dimensions.
Extend your heavenly experience with a romantic dinner 50 stories high at Antares in Reunion Tower.
Though it’s the restaurant that gently rotates, you’ll feel as though the world is revolving around the two of you.
After a dinner of crispy, five-spiced duck confit or oven-roasted tandoori marinated rack of lamb at Cafe on the Green, make out like newlyweds in the whirlpool. Let room service bring you a midnight snack or breakfast in bed the next day.
Make reservations at the boutique Ashton Hotel and she’ll wonder when you turned into such a romantic. After dinner, take a spin around the square in a carriage or catch a show at Granbury Opera House. 888-678-0813 (reservations) or 817-573-5612 (restaurant). After stowing your bags, make your way to the spa, where the two of you can enjoy the Texas Two-Step, a smoothing, blue-corn body polish, followed by a stimulating massage with sagebrush.
You’ll have so much fun you may suddenly declare yourselves small-town folks. Restore your strength by the pool, where a cool drink is only an elbow away.