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Most couples in Mumbai, Delhi are looking for a Valentine’s Day escapade this year

In overseas destinations, Dubai continues to top the list as the most searched romantic escapade.

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According to a survey, Mumbai topped the list of Indian cities where couples are looking for a romantic escapade. (Source: Thinkstock Images)

With Valentine’s Day round the corner, the country’s financial capital Mumbai has topped the list of Indian cities for which couples looking for romantic escapades did online searches, according to a survey.

According to the survey conducted by leading hotel booking website Hotels.com, Mumbai has been the most searched domestic destination, followed by Delhi, by couples looking for some time together and to spend some cosy moments. Three destinations of Goa, namely Candolim, Calangute and Arpora, bagged the third, fourth and fifth positions, respectively, in the list, it said.

Karnataka capital Bengaluru was at the sixth position in the list, while ‘Pink City’ Jaipur in Rajasthan was at the seventh place. Gurgaon, Chennai and Baga (Goa) stood at the eighth, ninth and 10th positions, respectively, in the list, it said.

When it comes to overseas destinations, Dubai continues to top the list as the most searched romantic escapade, the survey said. Bangkok (Thailand) followed with second place, followed by Singapore, Patong (Thailand) and Bali (Indonesia) at the third, fourth and fifth positions, respectively, in the list. In 2015, Dubai was the topmost foreign destination for Valentine’s Day travel, followed by Singapore, Patong, Bangkok and Bali, the Hotels.com survey conducted last year said.