Top ten places to propose in Italy

With Valentine's Day just days away, The Local has picked out the most romantic places across Italy - from city gardens to stunning coastlines - to pop the question.

Top ten places to propose in Italy
The Ancient Theatre in Taormina, Sicily, in the shadow of Mount Etna. Photo: Allie_Caulfield Flickr

Booked a flight to Italy this weekend and packing an engagement ring? You're already one step towards Valentine's Day success, but run the risk of proposing at one of Italy's most romantic – and most overcrowded – sights.

So skip Rome's Trevi Fountain, a gondola ride in Venice or a proposal on Florence's Ponte Vecchio.

The Local has come up with the definitive guide of Italy's most romantic spots to get down on one knee – and get a "yes!"

IN PICTURES: Top 10: the most romantic places to propose in Italy

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