Love is in the air in Pennsylvania! Happy Travelers channeling their inner hopeless romantic can find a private haven at a secluded bed & breakfast, walk hand-in-hand with their loved one through the great outdoors and even pop the question at an Endless Mountains overlook. From counting stars in the darkest skies on the eastern seaboard to viewing Pittsburgh’s gorgeous cityscape from above, Pennsylvania boasts attractions and accommodations sure to rekindle connections and leave every visitor feeling the love.
LOVE Statue - Philadelphia and the Countryside
Philadelphiawww.visitphilly.com/music-art/philadelphia/love-statue/Pucker up and plant one on your partner at this quintessential romantic landmark, Philadelphia’s LOVE statue. Located in John F. Kennedy Plaza, the sculpture first debuted during the 1976 bicentennial celebration and has since become arguably the most popular sculpture in the city. Take a trip to The City of Brotherly Love, pose under the LOVE statue and become a part of the loving history surrounding this one-of-a-kind attraction.
Chocolate-Covered February - Dutch Country Roads
Hersheyhttp://www.chocolatecoveredfebruary.com/ During the month of February, indulge in a variety of chocolate-covered events in the Sweetest Place on Earth with your sweetheart. Enjoy a chocolate dinner, opt to make your own truffles, learn martini mixology and more. Skip the traditional box of chocolates this Valentine’s Day, and sneak away to Chocolate Paradise!
Duquesne Incline - Pittsburgh and Its Countryside
Pittsburghwww.duquesneincline.org While in Pittsburgh, don’t miss the chance to ride on the Duquesne Incline and witness spectacular views from atop Mount Washington. USA Weekend named this romantic spot as “One of the 10 Best Views in America.” Filled with observation decks, restaurants and unique shops overlooking the city, this 450-foot hill is sure to be an excellent vantage point for an affectionate date.
Stargazing at Cherry Springs State Park - Pennsylvania Wilds
Galetonwww.visitpottercounty.com/listings/Cherry-Springs-State-Park/264/Cuddle up with a loved one and experience the stars amongst the darkest skies in the northeast at Cherry Springs State Park, located in the heart of the Pennsylvania Wilds. Make a wish on a shooting star and enjoy the extreme darkness of the best spot in the northeast United States for amateur stargazing. Under ideal conditions, visitors can see more than 6,000 stars blanketing the sky from horizon to horizon. Examine the stars or just relax below the twinkling sky for a beautifully intimate look at the abyss above.
The Paradise Stream Resort - Upstate PA
Mt. Pocono www.covepoconoresorts.com/resorts/paradisestream.aspxThe luxurious suites at Paradise Stream Resort provide the perfect backdrop for a romantic getaway. Stay in a four-story suite with a seven-foot champagne glass tub, or the private, Garden-of Eden-themed suite. Nestled in the heart of the Pocono Mountains, this intimate resort provides guests with their own personal playground, complete with a private pool and cozy fireplace. Visitors can pack the day with a variety of activities including tennis, fishing and nature trails – and spend the night enjoying five-course dinners and nightly live entertainment. Each guest’s passion is sure to be found at this unique hideaway.