Head to Italy for Valentine’s romance, says survey
February 10, 2011
If you’re planning on whisking a loved one away this Valentine’s Day (February 14), Italy is the place to go according to a new poll.
For those looking for romantic hotels, however, Mexico could be the best pick - in the Travelers' Choice 2011 selection awarded last month by hotel review site TripAdvisor, Mexico was home to three of the world's five most romantic properties.
Most Romantic Hotels
(selected by TripAdvisor)
1. Capella Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Mexico
2. Tiara Yaktsa Cannes, Theoule sur Mer, France
3. Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
4. Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
5. Arenal Nayara Hotel & Gardens, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
6. Riad Noir d'Ivoire, Marrakech, Morocco
7. Phulay Bay, A Ritz Carlton Reserve, Krabi Town, Thailand
8. Namale Resort, Savusavu, Fiji
9. Maradiva Villas Resort and Spa, Flic en Flac, Mauritius
10. Hotel Salvia, Soller, Spain