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More Top Romantic Destinations Worldwide

A horse-drawn carriage ride in front of the British Columbia Parliament Buildings in Victoria, Canada

Now that you've seen our picks for the Top 10 Romantic Destinations Worldwide, check out some more suggestions for the best places around the world to start, or even rekindle, a great romance.



Hayman Island

Ah, the Great Barrier Reef. Crystal clear waters, pristine sandy beaches and a world-renowned reef make this sailing and...Read the full review.



British Columbia

Quaint and charming, with some of the best year-round weather in Canada, Victoria, situated on the southern tip of...Read the full review.



The Bahamas

All Caribbean islands know how to pour on the romance, but for our money, Nassau Paradise Island in The Bahamas not...Read the full review.



Costa Rica
Despite its immense popularity, Costa Rica is still rather unspoiled, boasting stunning rainforests and exotic landscapes that...Read the full review.




With its beautiful parks, ubiquitous sidewalk cafes, famous art museums, historic churches and palaces, Paris is...Read the full review.




The Greek islands are sizzling, sexy, incredibly varied and multitudinous, but Santorini is our favorite for lovers. Yes, it's...Read the full review.



Lake Tahoe
Just 60 miles from Reno, Nevada, and around 180 miles from San Francisco, California, Lake Tahoe's unique...Read the full review.

New York City
Romance is always in the air in the Big Apple. The city that never sleeps is always ready to host lovers not only...Read the full review.


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