Thanksgiving has passed and you now have less than a month to redeem yourself for your holiday debauchery before Christmas. Santa saw that you had a few too many glasses of spiked cider, and got into an argument with your uncle over gun control -- again. We think you stand a chance, but some people -- and hotels, for that matter -- will always wind up on the naughty list; at least the positive is, they rarely seem to care. We might be in need of some redemption as well after all, we visit every hotel on our site, including these , but to make ourselves feel better, we made a list of the 13 naughtiest hotels in the world. Let's just say, they're definitely getting coal.
Love, in , is taken seriously. The mechanics of sex and relationships, though elusive, are fairly well-documented. The actions of love, it seems, are supposed to happen just under the surface, the imperceptible emotional labor of understanding another person and being understood. So you might not talk about — or do — something that smacks of trying too hard to love or, more accurately, of romancing someone. But then you plan a weekend to float with your lover in a heart-shaped pool, enclosed in a red-and-pink tiled room, before seeing your reflection in a many-mirrored wall and falling asleep together under lit-up constellations.
Poconos Mountains Photo:. The Poconos Mountains, one of the most popular wedding and honeymoon destinations, contains many resorts that offer romance packages. Cove Haven Entertainment Resorts, however, is the only company offering all-inclusive, couples-only resorts in the Poconos. Its three properties provide accommodations, dining, entertainment, unlimited access to all resorts, outdoor activities, free tickets to concerts and discount shopping coupons. One of the dominant features these properties is the world-famous champagne glass whirlpool bath-for-two.
The Pocono Mountains have long been a romantic destination for couples looking for that perfect mountain getaway. There is a diverse array of mountain accommodations that range from rustic country hideaways like The Inn at Birch Wilds to opulent accommodations like The Mansion at Noble Lane. Couples will find sustainable inns, amenity-laden mountain resorts, historic bed and breakfasts, and recreational retreats with experiences as diverse as the couples who choose them. All offer the magic of a natural mountain setting with a seasonal ambience. Let one of these 25 romantic accommodations in the Poconos light up your imagination and deliver the perfect escape for two.