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Pack these delights for a romantic getaway

Heat things up with portable mood lighting, a trendy throw and a dreamy travel guide

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Setting the mood Mood lighting comes in a portable silver-plated package with Penhaligon’s Quercus travel candle. Its fragrant medley of citrus, basil, jasmine, cardamom and lily of the valley scents can instantly turn a stuffy hotel room into a homey pied-à-terre. $55 (U.S.); penhaligons.com

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Throw design delights The hand-woven cotton City Wall Throw – designed by Suki Cheema, who once worked for Diane von Furstenberg – travels easily from beach villa to ski chalet and can also double as an airplane blanket. $298 (U.S.); dwr.com

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Romance all wrapped up Wrapped in a cloth satchel and filled with colourful illustrations and old-world maps, Love Goa is a dreamy way to discover India’s smallest state. For a romantic ride, writer Fiona Caulfield recommends a sunset cruise down the Mandovi River to Old Goa. $50 (U.S.); longitudebooks.com

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