Prince William popped the question to Kate Middleton in a small cabin in Kenya – follow suit or escape to another one of these places deemed most romantic spots in the world to propose.
1. Mount Kenya
What: Somewhere on the slopes of Africa’s second highest mountain, Prince William proposed to his future bride. It is rumoured that he borrowed a helicopter to find the most romantic spot – a secluded lake. Not many Prince Charmings will be able to top this stunning location in the wilds of Africa, but it’s sure to become a hot favourite for wedding proposals.
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2. The Eiffel Tower
What: Many an excitable groom-to-be has been caught up in the romantic atmosphere high above the glittering city of Paris. At night the surroundings sparkle like any diamond carefully carried to the top. Just don’t get too excited and drop the ring.
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3. Scottish Mountains
What: Wild and peaceful, an exhilarating winter walk in Perthshire is sure to get the heart pounding. Big Tree Country has long inspired poets and romantics, and offers stunning scenery for a heartfelt proposal.
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4. Iguazu Falls
What: Bordering Brazil and Argentina, this breathtaking series of waterfalls is a natural wonder to behold. Add to the grandeur of the falls by popping the question among the jungle canopy that surrounds them. Helicopter rides are also available.
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5. Taj Mahal
What: Which building better represents the enduring power of love? The mausoleum was built after the death of Shah Jehan’s third wife during the birth of their 14th child. The pristine marble dome glows at sunrise, the best
time for an intimate proposal.
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