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Thursday, June 6, 2013

San Francisco Is Named Most Romantic City in North America

Posted By on Thu, Jun 6, 2013 at 1:21 PM

What's not to love?
  • What's not to love?

Screw holding hands in New York City's Central Park, San Francisco is officially the place for budding love.

According to the dating/travel site,, San Francisco was named the most romantic city in North America. How did they determine this? The love scientists say since it launched in April 2012, more than 300,000 women and generous (aka lonely) men have registered with the site, and have used it to fly around the country looking for love.

Despite the chilly summer months, the season was popular for San Francisco with more couples booking trips through MissTravel to visit the City by the Bay than any other destination.

Brandon Wade, the site's founder, said that he's not surprised San Francisco is on top of the list, citing the cities "perfect weather" whimsical trolleys, and the Golden Gate Bridge as alluring backdrops for would-be Romeos.

"It's impossible not to fall in love with this city, and maybe the person you happen to experience (it) with," Wade said in a statement.

Sure, if you have that kind of time and money.

In any event, here's the top 20 Romantic destinations:

  • 1. San Francisco, CA

  • 2. New York, NY

  • 3. Miami, FL

  • 4. Las Vegas, NV

  • 5. Toronto, ON

  • 6. Los Angeles, CA

  • 7. Orlando, FL

  • 8. Dallas, TX

  • 9. Honolulu, HI

  • 10. Nashville, TN

  • 11. Montreal, QC

  • 12. Austin, TX

  • 13. San Diego, CA

  • 14. Seattle, WA

  • 15. Chicago, IL

  • 16. Philadelphia, PA

  • 17. Washington D.C.

  • 18. Santa Barbara, CA

  • 19. Vancouver, BC

  • 20. Salt Lake City, UT

All this research begs the question: What do you think is the most Romantic spot in San Francisco?

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