Romantic Things to Do in NYC on Valentine's Day

New Yorkers love romance.New Yorkers love romance.

When looking for a little romance on Valentine's Day, you won't have very far to look when in New York City. New York is full of romance, and the city offers intimate spots to celebrate the holiday.

Horse-Drawn Carriage Ride

Horse-drawn carriage rides are a classic romantic idea.

Nothing says romance like snuggling together on a chilly night, wrapped in blankets and sipping hot chocolate as you ride through New York's famous Central Park. This is a classic romantic idea that never goes out of style.

Central Park Carriages 547 West 37th Street New York, NY 10018-1110 212-736-0680

The Empire State Building

The  Empire State Building was the site of

The observation deck atop the Empire State Building was the setting for one of the most romantic films of all time, "An Affair to Remember," starring Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr. In the film, a young couple falls in love and, though forced to separate, agrees to meet in six months at the observation deck of the Empire State Building. However, tragedy keeps the pair apart. Each year, the Empire State Building is the site of lovers who wish to pay homage to the film.

Empire State Building 350 5th Ave New York, NY 10018 212- 736-3100

Dinner and Dancing

Romance should always include a candlelit dinner.

When it comes right down to it, nothing replaces the romance of a candlelit dinner and an evening dancing on the town. One New York favorite for a romantic dinner is Charlie Palmer's Aureole New York. This five-star restaurant features an extensive dinner menu and full wine list along with the elegance and ambiance that only the finest restaurants can provide.

Aureole 135 West 42nd Street New York, NY 10036 212- 319-1660

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Rebekah Worsham began writing professionally in 2007 and has been published on eHow. She has expertise in the fields of law, parapsychology and the treatment of drug and alcohol addiction. She holds a degrees in law from Beckfield College.

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