VALENTINES DRIVE: Perhaps the most romantic road in England at this time of year? What do we have in South Africa that compares? Image: Newspress / HERE mapping
LONDON, England - Britain’s roads might not seem like the obvious place for a romantic rendezvous but some streets are a bit saucier than others.
So, given that Monday is Valentine’s Day, British navigation, mapping and location expert HERE has revealed 10 of Britain’s most romantic roads should couples wish to escape for a Valentine’s Day road trip.
Couples on a first date might want to head to Bouquet Close in Buckinghamshire while nearly-weds can take in Dorset’s Marriage Lane and newly-weds could head to Sweetloves Grove in Bolton in gritty northern England.
So, here's HERE’s 10 most romantic roads in Britain :
Bouquet Close, Prestwood, HP16
Bride Street, London, N7
Date Street, London, SE17
Flowers Way, Luton, LU1
Kissing Tree Lane, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37
Love Lane, Pinner, HA5
Marriage Lane, Sturminster Newton, DT10
Ring Street, Stalbridge, DT10
Sweetloves Grove, Bolton, BL1
Valentine Drive, Burgess Hill, RH15
So, here at Wheels24, we thought we’d ask you, our half-million readers, for the names of your most romantic streets, closes, avenues, walks, roads – even mountain paths.
You can e-mail them to us with a line or two about what each might mean to you and we'll feature them on the website.