The 25 Most Romantic Places in the World

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Aug 20, 2015

by GENEVIEVE ROSEN, Writer

Fall in love again at one – or all – of these heart-stopping destinations.

  1. Climb the Eiffel Tower at dusk and take in the sparkling panorama of Paris by night.
  2. Watch the vibrant sunset at Rock Bar in Jimbaran, Bali.
  3. Be inspired by Florence’s art scene, from Botticelli’s The Birth of Venus at the Uffizi Gallery to Michelangelo’s David at the Accademia.
  4. Enjoy dinner and a glass of wine with a view of the Czech Republic’s picturesque Prague Castle.
  5. Experience an intense adrenaline rush on the Sydney Harbour BridgeClimb.
  6. Get swept up in Santorini’s enchanting seascapes from one of Oia’s blue-and-white buildings.  
  7. Spot the “big five” game on a South African safari.
  8. Book a private villa at the Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa.
  9. Stroll through Hoi An’s colourful cobbled streets in Vietnam.
  10. Spend a day lounging by the Sheraton’s infinity pool in Waikiki, Honolulu.
  11. Wine-test your way through NSW’s Hunter Valley.
  12. Stargaze from the Jacuzzi at the luxurious Matakauri Lodge, Queenstown.
  13. Dance your way through Argentina’s capital, Buenos Aires.
  14. Discover the natural wonders of Palawan in the Philippines.
  15. Find a tranquil spot for an extended picnic in Park Güell, Barcelona.
  16. Soak up centuries of Spanish culture at the Prado Museum in Madrid.
  17. Make a wish with your beloved at Rome’s Trevi Fountain.
  18. Meet at the halfway point on NYC’s Brooklyn Bridge, à la Sex and the City.
  19. Bask in Turkey’s Aegean on one of Bodrum’s beaches.
  20. Tick a gondola ride through Venice off your bucket list.
  21. Pose in front of Kyoto’s cherry blossoms in spring.
  22. Step back in time at the medieval Markt of Bruges in Belgium.
  23. Watch sunrise at the Mayan ruins in Tulum, Mexico.
  24. Take a romantic road trip through the English countryside.
  25. Lift off in an unforgettable hot-air balloon ride over South Australia’s Barossa Valley.

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