Valentine’s Day is here and for those of you who love to celebrate (unlike the rest of us) there are places all over the world that’ll get your hearts racing for your other half. Guaranteed, these romantic destinations will give you the perfect place to smooch and feel like you’re Rachel McAdams in The Notebook. From the busy streets of New York City to the jungle getaway in Bali, these places have made our cut for the top 5 romantic places to share a kiss on Valentine’s Day.
Empire State Building, New York City
Who can forget the epic-ending scene in Sleepless in Seattle when Sam and Jonah meet Annie on top of the Empire State Building for the very first time? If you want to share the perfect romantic kiss, the Empire State Building proves to be one of the most romantic places to be with your loved one. Not only is there a breathtaking 360-degree view of the city, but it’s also coined as an American cultural icon. Visit the Empire State building and have your movie moment kiss.
Lovelock Bridge, Paris, France
One of the most romantic bridges in the world is located in Paris. The Lovelock Bridge is known for couples visiting from all around the world in order to symbolize their love. The ritual includes initialing the couple’s names onto a padlock and then locking it to the bridge forever. After that’s done, the key is then thrown into the river signifying that their love is unbreakable and eternal. If you want to be in one of the most noted romantic cities in the world, the Lovelock Bridge is the place to be and it’s the perfect spot to share that special kiss with that special someone.
Ubud Hanging Gardens, Bali
If you’re the type of person who wants to get away from busy streets and fast paced environments, then Ubud Hanging Gardens in Bali is the perfect spot for you and your significant other. Exotic trees and a breathtaking view of the valley surround this peaceful haven. Instead of hearing cars and honking horns, the sounds you’ll be surrounded by are crickets and exotic animals. The infinity pool is the perfect place to share a romantic kiss as it’s designed to make you feel as though you’re flying above the jungle.
River Cruise in Prague, Czech Republic
For a scenic view of the historic castles, beautiful bridges, and other breathtaking landmarks, a river cruise around one of the most exquisite cities in Europe is the perfect place to share a romantic kiss. The Prague Venice Company runs ferry cruises through the Moldau River and the Canal Čertovka (translated to Devil’s Stream) in the heart of Prague. Talking with your loved one isn’t even necessary since you’ll be captivated and intrigued by the scenic Old Town views of the city.
Stanley Park, British Columbia
It may be located in one of the country’s busiest cities, but Stanley Park is truly a place to get away from it all while enjoying the majestic west coast. In addition to its famous seawall, the park features 400 acres of rainforest, pristine beaches, amazing views of the ocean, and plenty of interesting cultural and heritage landmarks to explore. It’s also an ideal spot for a romantic weekend picnic with the love of your life.
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