Victoria named Canada’s most romantic city

Love is in the air in Victoria. According to the latest rankings from, the British Columbia capital is the most romantic city in the nation, landing the coveted top spot on the fourth annual list from the website. 

Victoria rebounded back to the number one spot after falling to fifth in last year’s rankings. The online retailer selected the winner by looking at sales of romance novels, relationship books and romantic comedy movies in cities across the country to see which location’s residents feel the love, The Canadian Press reports. 

The B.C. city was followed by North Vancouver, which came in second place, and Waterloo, Ontario, which landed the third spot. 

Couples who make their way to Victoria for a romantic getaway have no shortage of equally stylish hotels to choose from. The inner harbour district is packed with top accommodations, and places like the Magnolia Hotel & Spa pack an old world elegance and charm into their walls. Travellers in search of the perfect place to stay while on an adventure with a loved one can find everything they’re looking for at this Victoria boutique hotel.