York, United Kingdom (PressExposure) August 18, 2009 -- Online travel agency, CityBreaks-Direct.co.uk has compiled a list of the most popular destinations for romantic getaways in Europe. With many Brits opting for citybreaks over week long summer holidays, citybreak bargains are being snapped up fast.
Citybreaks in Paris, Rome and Barcelona are particularly popular for couples looking for a romantic getaway, whether it is for a mid-week 3 or 4 night stay, or to take a long weekend away, romanticism seems to be sweeping across the UK.
Jon Pearce of [http://www.citybreaks-direct.co.uk] says, âSales for citybreaks have increased over the last several months, and weâve noticed a correlation towards couples looking for romantic retreats. Couples tend to look for culture rich cities, which have great architecture, great shopping districts, stylish bars and restaurants.â
The most visited citybreak destinations by couples are: Rome Paris Barcelona Prague Venice Florence Berlin Riga Krakow Milan
Jon continues, âThe top cities in Europe for citybreaks have everything couples look for, and are easy to get to with short travel times and flights from airports across the UK. Weâve also noticed that since the exchange rate between the Euro and Pound has improved, European citybreak sales have increased.â
The [http://www.citybreaks-direct.co.uk] travel experts are putting together special new deals for Autumn based on the feedback from customers. Inexpensive, but comfortable accommodation close the cityâs main attractions, is the priority for most citybreakers.