Romantic Vacations

Martinique: Your Perfect Caribbean Island?

by Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon. Posted Feb 12th 2014 12:00 PM
Palm trees overhang the beach at Grand Anse des Salines, Martinique, Windward Islands, Caribbean

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Find Your Perfect Caribbean Island

by Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon. Posted Feb 12th 2014 12:00 PM
Planning a Caribbean vacation but not sure which island to choose? Want to tan by the pool at an all-inclusive resort? Or are you traveling with your family and looking for kid-friendly things to do? Maybe you want a romantic tropical escape full of sunsets, piña coladas and deserted beaches.

To make your vacation planning process a little more fun (isn't that the point of a vacation?), we came up with destination "dating profiles" for 10 Caribbean islands.
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Turks and Caicos: Your Perfect Caribbean Island?

by Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon. Posted Feb 12th 2014 12:00 PM
Turks & Caicos Club, Providenciales, Turks & Caicos.

Am I the Caribbean island for you? Read my online dating profile to find out:
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Oslo Hotel Protests Russia's Anti-Gay Laws with 'Russian Kiss' Music Video

by Zach Everson. Posted Feb 10th 2014 02:43 PM
The Thief
During the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Oslo, Norway hotel The Thief is protesting Russia's anti-gay laws. In addition to greeting guests on the games; opening day, with same-, mixed- and interracial couples, the boutique is screening "Russian Kiss" -- a four-minute music video packed with same-sex couples kissing.
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Sex on Croatian Yacht Leads to Severed Hand, Missing British Tourist

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Aug 3rd 2011 04:00 PM

Jake Gagne/Flickr

Croatian police are searching for a British vacationer who fled the scene after a girl he was having sex with in the bathroom of a luxury yacht slipped and nearly sliced her hand off on a sink.
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The Caribbean's Best Nude Beaches (PHOTOS)

by Caribbean Travel + Life. Posted Jul 27th 2011 08:00 AM

Mangrove Mike/Flickr

Given the right mix of sun, sand and solitude, impromptu skinny-dipping can happen (and does) most anywhere in the Caribbean.
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Hatton Garden: Where London Gets Engaged

by Libby Zay. Posted Mar 10th 2011 05:00 PM
If the royal wedding has inspired you to plan a special date of your own, there is a hidden gem in London where you are sure to find the perfect engagement ring: Hatton Garden.
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Luxury Weekend Getaways for Couples: Get the Romance Back

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Mar 8th 2011 04:00 PM
Between work, home, and everything else you've got going on, it can be tough to keep the spark alive for even the most in-love couple; that's where romantic getaways for couples come in handy! Regardless of whether you love to luxuriate in bed, share the same taste in music, or just have a big appetite for life, there's a vacation out there for every single couple, but, hey, don't blame us if you don't leave the room enough to enjoy your entire getaway!
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Cherry Blossom Weddings: Five Great Locations in D.C.

by McLean Robbins. Posted Mar 7th 2011 09:00 AM
Cherry Blossom Wedding

kathryn_rotondo, Flickr

Washingtonians know that one of the best times of the year to host a wedding is during Cherry Blosom season. April, while rainy, is often temperate, and the profusion of spring greenery ensures a scenic backdrop to photo spreads. Planning your own Cherry Blossom wedding in Washington, D.C.? Here are our five favorite locations:
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Affordable Beach Weddings: How to Avoid Paying Dearly

by Annie Scott. Posted Mar 3rd 2011 05:00 PM
affordable beach weddings

Ryan Smith, Flickr

Affordable beach weddings are totally within your reach, if you plan your nuptials to be either hotel-adjacent or DIY on a public beach. Here's how to make them happen.
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