Mills and Boon, one of the world’s most popular romance fiction publishers, conducted a survey which revealed that the East African island is the most romantic place in Africa.
The semi-autonomous region of Tanzania was listed among the likes of Paris, Amsterdam and Agra, home of the Taj Mahal, as some of the most romantic travel destinations.
The publisher commissioned travel experts on which locations would work best for a romantic rendezvous, before 2 000 people voted on the shortlisted destinations.
According to Travelstart.com, Zanzibar is among the top five best honeymoon destinations in Africa.
Whether you’re looking to spice up a long-standing romance or go on honeymoon, Zanzibar seems to be the top choice.
Here’s the top 20 most romantic destinations:
- Paris, France
- Santorini, Greece
- Venice, Italy
- Amalfi Coast, Italy
- Maui, Hawaii, USA
- Bruges, Belgium
- Bora Bora, Tahiti, French Polynesia
- Kirkjufell, Iceland
- Cerf Island, Seychelles
- The Gili Islands, Bali, Indonesia
- Petersburg, Russia
- Agra and the Taj Mahal, India
- Cliffs of Moher, Country Clare, Ireland
- Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Galápagos Islands, Ecuador
- Whitsunday Islands, Queensland
- Big Sur, Cali, USA
- San Francisco, USA
- Fuji Five Lakes, Japan
- Zanzibar, Tanzania