The longest recorded kiss in the world was set on Valentine’s Day in 2011. The smooch clocked in at 46 hours and 24 minutes by a couple in Pattaya, Thailand, in a Kissathon contest in which they won a diamond ring and cash.
If you’re feeling like the relationship with your partner has been taking a backseat to work, family, or kids, try incorporating more lip to lip action during the day and especially in a few exotic locales.
Here are some suggestions:
Beaver Creek, CO–Named one of Travel+Leisure’s 50 most romantic getaways, Beaver Creek is the perfect make out spot for those who like to get cold before they warm up with a kiss. Steal a smooch on the slopes or at one of the town’s romantic restaurants.
American Orient Express Train--Kiss aboard the American Orient Express train in the Dome Car, which seats 72 and features 360-degree views of the surrounding scenery. The train’s cars are restored from the 1950s.
Waipio Valley, HI-–Cosmopolitan readers voted Waipio Valley on the Big Island the most romantic place in the country to make out. With the sparkling and warm blue waters, it’s easy to see why.
The Fountains at the Bellagio, NV–A survey by MissTravel.com asked readers for their top New Year’s Eve kiss destinations and the number-one pick was the fountains at the Bellagio resort in Las Vegas. But you can enjoy the romance of the fountains all year round.
Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA–What a thrill to kiss on a ferris wheel! Grab a milkshake on the pier to share at the very top, where you’ll see panoramic views of Los Angeles and the ocean.
Juliet’s balcony, Verona, Italy–Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers declared undying passion for one another here. Kiss beneath the balcony–“Have not saints lips, and holy palmers too?”
Alley of the Kiss, Guanajuato, Mexico–Two lovers living on opposite sides of this slender alley once perished side-by-side; since then, locals have allegedly spotted their ghosts kissing on the balconies. Today, local lore says that couples who kiss on the third step in the alley will be rewarded with years of happiness.