By Dana Perkiss
Get ready for a whirlwind romance with these 10 places that are not just destinations; they're love stories waiting to unfold.
From charming cobblestone streets to sparkling skylines, these urban hubs have an irresistible pull that will leave you yearning for more. Grab your passport and let the love affair begin!
With its timeless allure, Paris is the quintessential romantic escape. Walk along the Seine, indulge in delectable pastries, see the Mona Lisa’s infamous smile at the iconic Louvre Museum, and let the Eiffel Tower set the mood for a travel love affair that will leave you breathless.
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Discover where Gaudi's artistry meets passionate Flamenco in Barcelona, a city that dances to its own beat. Lose yourself in the whimsical world of Gaudi, feast on tapas in hidden alleys, relax on beautiful Spanish beaches, and let fiery flamenco rhythms ignite a passion for this Mediterranean gem.
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Affectionately nicknamed the “City of Canals” and “The Floating City,” Venice can’t help but inspire images of romantic canals and striking architecture. Fall in love with this city while enjoying a gondola ride down the canals, indulge in delectable cicchetti (bite-sized foods), and spot famous film locations like from James Bond: Casino Royale.
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Prague, Czech Republic
This fairy-tale city in Central Europe invites you to wander through history, explore secret courtyards, feel mesmerized by its striking Gothic and Baroque architecture, and fall in love with its charming Old Town. Explore where cobblestone streets lead to castles in the sky in riveting Prague!
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Dublin is by far one of the best places to visit in Ireland, especially for first-time visitors. Embrace the warmth of Irish hospitality on Grafton Street, visit the intriguing EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, get your selfie printed on a pint at the Guinness Storehouse, and relax in the city’s open green spaces like Merrion Square.
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As a volcanic island, Santorini holds some of the most unique beaches in Greece featuring colorful red and black pebbles with surrounding cliffs offering a picturesque background. Kamari, Perissa, and the Red Beach are some of the most popular on the island, while Cape Columbo and Kambia provide secluded retreats. Visitors can also visit the fascinating museums in town, feast on delicious Greek food, and explore ancient archeological sites on the island.
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Fascinating history, exquisite cuisine, vibrant nightlife, and strikingly beautiful architecture are just a few reasons why you’ll fall in love with Lisbon. Wander the colorful streets and listen to the harmonious sounds of traditional Fado music, ride the charming tram 28 then enjoy mesmerizing views from the funicular, and explore the waterfront Belém Tower.
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A popular destination thanks to its close proximity to beautiful beaches, pleasant weather, and vibrant local energy, it’s safe to say that Cartagena is sure to steal your heart! Indulge in a gastronomical paradise of Colombian cuisine, from fresh seafood to sizzling arepas, and relax on the Caribbean coast or take a day trip to the Rosario Islands. Immerse yourself in history at the San Felipe Castle, dance at a salsa club, and marvel at the beauty of this Walled City.
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This gem in the Mediterranean blends together UNESCO World Heritage history with stunning coastlines and Game of Thrones pop culture, making it a must visit. Marvel at incredible views from atop the city walls that surround the Old Town, take a Game of Thrones walking tour to see the filming sights of King’s Landing, and relax on beautiful beaches by the Adriatic Sea.
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Journey down under to visit the most popular city in Australia, Sydney! Indulge in lavish beaches, admire chic yachts in the harbor, and be sure to visit the legendary Sydney Opera House. Thrill-seekers will particularly love Sydney with its myriad of adventurous activities including climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge, exploring the vast Blue mountains, and kayaking to Shark Island.