You may feel it all too cliché when someone tells you that you have been looking for love in all the wrong places. There is a good chance the phrase should be done away with, but nonetheless, there are some places that are just more romantically inclined than others. Paris, the city of lovers, may come to mind, but who has the budget for that right now? Keep things domestic. The U.S. of A has plenty to offer for heartthrobs and lovers of any age.
5. Savannah, Georgia
Victorian architecture and southern charm make Savannah, Georgia a top five city for romance. The city seems to be designed by novelists enchanting lovers with cobblestone streets and Spanish moss trees. Horse-drawn carriage rides whisk couples away on moonlit journeys through dimly lit parks on summer nights. Enjoy chocolate martinis from Lulu’s Chocolate Bar and make the trek to Tybee Island Beach for a nighttime stroll on the sand. Consign each other’s safety with cuddles while taking a ghost tour through Savannah’s haunted graveyards and cemeteries. The city offers couples a variety of options through charming and sometimes bewitching attractions.
4. Seattle, Washington
Seattle may not always jump to mind when one considers romance, but upon further examination, the city of Seattle has a large variety of offers to those searching for love and passion. A city for the more adventurous couple, Seattle presents lovers with delectable delicatessens, restaurants and candy stores. Chocolate fans may want to visit Theo Chocolates for a tour of a chocolate factory where chocolate is made right in front of customers and tons of samples are given to visitors. For beautiful landscapes and flowers to highlight your ‘ best features, visit the Japanese Garden in the Washington Park Arboretum. For an unforgettable evening with a great view of Lake Union, couples should visit Canlis for exquisite food and desserts. In Seattle, the music will fill your heart as you and your partner stroll the city invigorating every sense.
3. Miami, Florida
The bright colors of South Beach peak under the sun during the day and glisten against the water in astonishing contrast with the pink, blue, and lavender lights. Sensuous dance clubs with Latin flavor highlight Miami, as the city surrounded by water oozes sensuality and lust. The heat keeps the natives glistening as the city’s breathability thanks to the canals, ocean air, and gilded isles cools and soothes. Enjoy scrumptious seafood at every stop and try flavorful, fruity drinks with your partner before sauntering into the romantic motels of Miami for the night. The city of Miami is ridden with love, lust, and sexiness, so those on the hunt for romance must take but a step on Ocean Drive.
2. New Orleans, Louisiana
One of the strongest cities in America is also one of the most romantic. You and your lover will have a limitless amount of options to explore your love in the city of New Orleans. Catch the sunset as its red hue descends over the Mississippi River at Woldenberg Park. Wine and dine one another while taking in the New Orleans nightlife with its sights and sounds that will survive in your memories for a lifetime. The Napoleon House’s rustic appeal will enclose you and your partner together as you sip cocktails and stare into each other’s eyes. Romantic restaurants in New Orleans are bountiful and gondola rides in City Park will create picturesque moments for your romantic getaway. Try ambrosial wines available almost anywhere and listen to jazz and live performances on the street or in a barroom. The city of New Orleans is prime for love and intimacy being a big city with lots to offer with a small town fee.
l. New York, New York
So much to see, so much to do, so much to experience. Stay up all night and never get bored. See shows on Broadway or off Broadway. Explore and get lost in each other while you’re exploring and getting lost in Central Park. Visit Magnolia’s for red velvet cupcakes and try palatable pastries and you take in the sites of the Brooklyn Botanical Garden. Ride the G train to nowhere and have the deepest conversation about how large the world is and how you wish to capture every moment of life with your lover at your side. The city of New York speaks for itself, almost literally. Find yourself and your lover in the concrete jungle as you find the love you have always desired.