There is no one exempt from the excitement of a romantic getaway with the one they love - especially come February 14. We all have our own idea of what romance entails, but let's assume there are some constants like a bit of privacy, much comfort, decadent chocolate, or fresh flowers. I kept these constants in mind here, as well as, some more unique criteria like rose petal baths, Swedish massage, or ocean views. Looking to spice it up with something different this Valentine's Day? Take a look at 10 sensuous options.
—Kim Sherman, Boston.com correspondent
A self-proclaimed "New England love-it-all," Kimberly Sherman has run, biked, driven, shopped, eaten, camped, museum-hopped, and listened to live music all over the region. Always carrying her camera, she has captured many of her New England adventures on film. She is a regular contributor to The Boston Globe and Boston.com, and blogs about events around New England. Kim lives in southern New Hampshire with her family. Contact Kim
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