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More Top Romantic Destinations Worldwide

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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.

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AUSTRALIA

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.

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CANADA

Victoria
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.

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CARIBBEAN

The Bahamas
Nassau

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.

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COSTA RICA

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

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FRANCE

Paris

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

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GREECE

Santorini

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

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UNITED STATES

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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Current Top 10 Romantic Destinations


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Located in world-renowned wine regions from Napa to Bordeaux to South Africa, these historic roads offer both great wine and beautiful scenery.
Beyond the crowds on the Adriatic Sea, the clamor of Rome and the charmed Toscana lies an Italy yet undiscovered by many American travelers.