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The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine’s Day

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day almost here we share with you 10 of the most Romantic cities in the World.

 

Venice, Italy

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If Venice didn’t exist it would still probably come to life in some Hollywood screenplay for the imagined backdrop of a romantic feature. Even so, it would most likely not be the fantasy that it is in reality, a fairytale of canals and breathtaking architecture. What can be more romantic than a gondola ride down a canal, or a walk over narrow bridges, getting lost through narrow lanes, and ending up at monumental squares? If you’re not yet in love, you will be.

Venice Italy romantic cities

Venice Gondolas Italy romantic cities

 

Paris, France

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Paris, the city of lights, allows itself to be promoted as the city of love, and who can deny that? It really is a city for lovers, for strolls along the Seine, sipping coffee at a café, and for picture-perfect moments in romantic neighborhoods like Montmartre. Then there’s the Champs Elysees, the Eiffel Tower lit up at night, and the many gardens like the Jardin du Luxembourg. In Paris, love is in the air everywhere you look around.

Paris Champs Elysees Romantic cities

 

Prague, Czech Republic

Prague romantic cities

Prague is one of the world’s great romantic wonders, thanks to an immaculately-preserved old town filled with fairytale architecture. Walk hand-in-hand from the castle to the monumental Old Town Square through Charles Bridge, and stand together as you hear the chime of a 600-year old astronomical clock.

Charles Bridge view Prague romantic cities

Then it’s time to lose yourselves in the beauty and romance of this ancient city, through a sea of spires and cobblestones that make this a lovers’ paradise.

charles bridge Prague romantic cities

 

Florence, Italy

Florence night Italy romantic cities

The Renaissance ambience of Florence gives it a romantic storybook atmosphere, especially for lovers and lovers of art. This is a magical setting filled with works by Michelangelo and Botticelli, where you can admire fabulous views from the top of the Duomo or from the famous Piazzale Michelangelo.

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Florence cathedral Italy romantic cities

End with a kiss on the legendary Vecchio Bridge after a candlelight dinner of fine Italian cuisine and wine.

Ponte Vecchio Florence Italy romantic cities

 

Rome, Italy

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Rome Italy romantic cities

Evoking images of gladiators and ancient treasures, Rome is one of the world’s most dazzling cities. Lovers gather by its many fountains to throw coins as they make a wish, share gelatos and sip cappuccinos in the middle of beautiful piazzas, and walk past three thousand years of history. In Rome, life really is dolce.

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Trevi Fountain Rome Italy romantic cities

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Rome Italy romantic cities

 

Lisbon, Portugal

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Lisbon Portugal romantic cities

Overlooked by an ancient castle, with breathtaking scenery admired from hilltop viewpoints, tiled buildings, cobblestone designs, vintage trams, a river on its way to the Atlantic, and flashbacks to the days of the great explorers of the Age of Discovery, Lisbon has all the ingredients that make it one of the world’s most romantic cities.

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Rossio Lisbon Portugal romantic cities

And if it’s not enough there’s Sintra (the European capital of Romanticism) nearby, and the unbelievably picturesque medieval village of Obidos which was once a wedding present from a king to his queen.

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Lisbon Sintra palace Portugal romantic cities

 

Vienna, Austria

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Vienna Austria romantic cities

This city seems made for romantic walks, with monumental avenues circling around pedestrian streets. The soundtrack is usually Mozart’s classic sounds, and when your legs finally need some rest there are the horse-drawn carriages. In between, lovers get a sense of what it’s like to live as a king and queen, visiting the regal splendor of the city’s palaces and museums.

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Vienna horse carriage Austria romantic cities

 

Seville, Spain

Plaza Virgen de los Reyes-Seville Spain romantic cities

Soak in the exotic charm and atmosphere of Spain’s most beautiful city, the capital of Andalusia where there’s fabulous Moorish architecture everywhere you turn. Catch a traditional bullfight, see some flamenco dancing, and go on a horse-and-carriage tour of the city before a leisurely walk through whitewashed and flower-filled streets. End up at a tapas bar and you’ll have experienced one of the world’s most soulful and romantic cities.

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day Seville Spain romantic cities

 

Buenos Aires, Argentina

The Most Romantic cities in the World for Valentine's Day

Buenos Aires oozes passion, especially when you catch a Tango performance on the street. The streets are a sensual mix of European elegance and Latin American seduction, with monumental architecture, tree-lined boulevards, and al fresco dining. It’s perfect for promenading, and a place that provokes unexpected desires.

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