For some, a peck on the cheek is grand while others favor a more playful cuddle. A kiss-worthy kaleidoscope, smooching in the Caribbean is a vacation rite of passage on Valentine’s Day or any day. Get a gander at our Ten Best Areas for Superb Smooching and pucker up under the tropical sun.

 Jamaica

Exclusive and secluded at the tip of the beach strip in Negril, the floating bridge in the Tensing Pen Resort has romance written all over it. Storybook perfect, the bridge is a dare over the clear quiet Caribbean Sea as well as the craggy rocks on the shoreline. With the exquisite sundown guaranteed every night, smooching gets better timed with stone thatch-cut bungalows on either side and perches flawlessly outfitted with a set of chaise lounges.

Romantic night on the beach,  Jamaica

Romantic night on the beach, Jamaica

 Curacao

Queen Emma Bridge in Willemstad, Curacao is among the longest and oldest non-military pontoon bridges in the world. Imperial in Willemstad, Queen Emma Bridge is among the earliest and longest non military pontoon bridges on earth. Named after Holland’s Queen Juliana and nicknamed the ‘Swinging Bridge’, it shows off the city panorama bursting with colour like the painted ponies on a carousel. Nearly two hundred feet above sea level, couples pose along the edges for photo -taking and a lot of lip smacking.

Curaçao - Queen Emma Bridge

Curaçao – Queen Emma Bridge

 San Juan

Marrying the new and old in a century-old resort, private time in the infinity-edge pool at the Condado Vanderbilt is love affair that is kingly. On the point of the Atlantic Ocean, the pool is not crowded as well as the water always bath-warm. With an Aqua Butler who delivers adult drinks to the sun loungers at the foot of the pool, couples can certainly steal a smooch or two while toasting the serenity of the ocean view.

San Juan

San Juan

 Dominican Republic

Home to three of the finest golf courses in the Caribbean, the upscale resort is coveted by golfers who come to play the Pete Dye – designed Teeth of the Dog course.

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St. Lucia

Carpeted in emerald flora, Petit Piton and Caribbean Sea’s sister mountain and rising tall from the it Gros Piton are to impossible to miss.

Rising tall from the Caribbean Sea and carpeted in emerald flora, Petit Piton and its particular sister mountain Gros Piton are to impossible to miss from many stages in the southwest corner of the isle. Hiking the twin peaks is a four-hour obligation but after at the top (Gros Piton is the shorter peak at 2,461-feet compared to Petit’s 2,619-feet) , daring couples seal the deal with a sun kissed canoodle before heading back down the slope.

St. Lucia Pitons

St. Lucia Pitons

The Bahamas

Ratcheting up the mushy-meter, dinner at Gordon’s on the Pier is about as smooch dramatic as it gets. With the business of filet mignon or a broiled lobster, couples at a table can sip and savor in glorious isolation.

With a motto like “Love is all you need” and extras like fire pits on the sand and bars that remain open until the last one leaves, you can bet every nook at Sandals Royal Bahamian in Nassau is kiss-worthy. In glorious solitude, couples at a table that juts out over the ocean can sip and savor with the business of a broiled lobster or filet mignon.

Bahamas beaches

Bahamas beaches

Certainly you can try your hand at bone fishing, kayaking and kite boarding but the lure of those side-by-side hammocks that look out on the sea are challenging are resist.

Although there is plenty to do at Blue Haven, cozying up in a hammock is the real draw for couples. Certainly you can try your hand at bone fishing, kayaking and kite boarding but the lure of those side by side hammocks that overlook the sea are hard are resist. For an uninterrupted afternoon, take a cruise to the uninhabited cays nearby or stroll to the pier wherever your only business may be a boat pulling in for refueling.

Nassau, Bahamas

Nassau, Bahamas

Aruba

Soaking up the close-equatorial sun, Divi Divi is a natural compass always pointing in a southwesterly way courtesy of the trade winds that blow on the other side of the island from the north east.

Cuddling under the shade of a big tree that is beautiful is what fairytales are all about, particularly when the tree is a distinguishing Divi Divi that grows just about everywhere on the isle. Soaking up the close-equatorial sun, Divi Divi is a natural compass consistently pointing in a southwesterly way courtesy of the trade winds that blow on the other side of the island from the north east. The most popular place for twosome photos, getting comfy under a Divi Divi is another rationale Aruba’s slogan is ‘One Happy Island”.

Aruba

Aruba

Anguilla

Local musicians serenade the scratch band Happy Hits grooves and the tables on Wednesdays on Sundays.

A tiny coral isle -spiked smooching and rum punch in the sun. Head flag a ferry to the dock, as if it was a cab and you will stake your spot on the Cay in a jiffy. Local musicians serenade the scratch band Happy Hits grooves and also the tables on Wednesdays on Sundays. Plan Scilly Cay is just open Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 11 am to 5 pm through the end of August.

Anguilla

Anguilla

Port Antonio

Gliding down the glistening river that snakes through the town of Port Antonio where Hollywood’s A- list is love affair-central for couples.

Initially used to transfer bananas from the inside to the cities, a raft ride on the Rio Grande is a true Jamaican experience that’s worth a million dollars and at least a dozen kisses. Gliding down the glistening river that snakes throughout the town of Port Antonio where Hollywood’s A- list is love affair-central for couples. Propelled by poles in the hands of a skilled captain, views like the film, crystal-clear waterfalls along with bamboo and banana groves -famous Blue Lagoon are charming.

Port Antonio, Blue Lagoon

Port Antonio, Blue Lagoon