Hoi An Ancient Town continues to be on the top of CNN’s romantic destination this year, next to Paris, Venice, Maldives.
Hoi An, Vietnam
The ranking of Hoi An in the list of romantic destinations has remained since last year; 9 out of 13. This ancient city was recognized by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage in 1999; with many points sightseeing such as Cau Pagoda, Hoai River Wharf, Hoi An Market, Tan Ky Old House, or Chaozhou Assembly Hall.
Sitting on a small boat smoothly surfing the streets and craft villages on both sides of the river is an interesting experience for couples. In 2019, Hoi An ancient town was voted by Travel and Leisure magazine as the best tourist city in the world.
Always at the top of the most romantic destinations in the world, the country in the Indian Ocean has 26 natural atolls with white sand beaches, clear blue waters and a warm and sunny climate all year round. There are more than 100 resorts here, most of which transport tourists by speedboat or seaplane.
The beginning of the year is the best time to experience the “winter capital”. Lovers, hand in hand, stroll through old houses. Winter Carnival is the much-anticipated festival in February, with parades, snow sculptures and a series of cozy hundreds-year-old restaurants serving classic parties.
Tuscany is located in central Italy, a land is known for its landscape, tradition, history, and artistic heritage. It is also the land of the best wines in the world, harvested from the vineyards of the indigenous people.
It has “perfect beaches, mountains, and waterfalls that regularly appear on postcards,” according to CNN. The experience should try is watching the sunrise from the Haleakala crater on Maui Island, massaging two people at the resorts in Wailea, practicing surfing at Waikiki Beach in Honolulu Bay.
Charleston, South Carolina, USA
A long history and delicious cuisine are the reasons why many travelers choose Charleston as a favorite destination. The cobblestone streets, seaside dinners, and horse-drawn carriage ride through buildings with a long history offer an unforgettable experience. Couples can date by the 400-year-old oak tree on Johns Island in the afternoon before looking at the moon together.
A continental country in South Africa is suitable for couples who like wild natural scenery and the starry night sky. One of the best ways to move to this land is to rent a private plane or a dedicated car to admire and search for wildlife. This place is also famous for the Okavango Delta, one of the 7 natural wonders of Africa.
As the center of art, cuisine, fashion, culture, and architecture, Paris is often on the list of the most romantic cities in the world. This place has a series of iconic destinations such as the Eiffel Tower, the Palace of Versailles, the Louvre. “To Paris, you should wander the streets with your lover, lost in the maze of cafes and restaurants”, CNN advises. Other destinations on the list of CNN: Istanbul – Turkey; Bora Bora –French; Venice – Italy; Buenos Aires – Argentina; Kyoto – Japan.