World's Greatest Romantic Cruises
Courtesy of Paul Gauguin Cruises
The Experience: Newly operated by the Pacific Beachcomber resort company, this upscale ship—named for the famed French Post-Impressionist—celebrates the islands with tropical décor, French/Polynesian cuisine, and spa treatments that use local ingredients like Hei Poa, or red flowers.
Intimate Moment: Being swaddled with your loved one in a traditional cloth in a Polynesian love blessing ceremony performed by Les Gauguines (local female entertainers).
Sample Price: Weeklong Tahiti and Society Islands; year-round; $2,748 to $21,895.