The Pont Neuf, Paris

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The Romance: Could there be a more poetic allegory for the joining of two lives than an ancient bridge in the City of Light? The Pont Neuf (the “New Bridge”) is the oldest standing bridge on the Seine, and it has been an assignation point for lovers since the first stone was laid in 1578. The bridge is at its most alluring at sunset, when the dying light drenches the riverside buildings in shades of gold.

The Price Tag: Gloriously free, mon cherie.

The World's Most Romantic Places to Propose

The World's Most Romantic Places to Propose

The Pont Neuf, Paris

The Romance: Could there be a more poetic allegory for the joining of two lives than an ancient bridge in the City of Light? The Pont Neuf (the “New Bridge”) is the oldest standing bridge on the Seine, and it has been an assignation point for lovers since the first stone was laid in 1578. The bridge is at its most alluring at sunset, when the dying light drenches the riverside buildings in shades of gold.

The Price Tag: Gloriously free, mon cherie.

The World's Most Romantic Places to Propose

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The World's Most Romantic Places to Propose

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