Choosing where to propose can feel overwhelming. At first, your options can seem endless. Maybe you decide to confess your love in front of all your friends and family, or perhaps it’s just the two of you. Maybe you get down on one knee in the exact place you first met, or perhaps simply in the middle of your messy kitchen. Or, of course, you could go with one of the most popular proposal strategies: on your romantic vacation abroad. Proposals should be intimate, personal, and if possible, original, meaning you should probably avoid the most cliche places to propose around the world.
When deciding where to propose, the last thing you want is that last anxious glance around to be met with other people also getting down on one knee. So where can you propose while keeping it fresh? Here are the 10 most cliche places to propose around the world, and suggestions of where to go nearby instead that are just as romantic — but far more unique.