You May Be Surprised WHY Vacation Romances Are So Common….

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Last week I pondered whether shows like The Bachelor inadvertently recreated the same environment that long distance dating creates.  My belief was that they do.

But are vacation romances really just about fantasy suites and too many tropical cocktails?

It seems there may be some science behind why we are more likely to fall in love (or lust) on vacation.  A New York Times columnist reviewed scientific research to see if it was possible to make two people fall in live under controlled circumstances.

Read on to see what happens when she attempted to replicate the study.

After reviewing the article, the premise makes sense to me.  Perhaps The Love Boat was on to something after all!

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Now if only the folks over at The Bachelor could catch on… but what fun would THAT be to watch?!

About Jennifer Moody

Jennifer is a management consultant and avid volunteer. Her career and volunteer duty travels have helped her log top-tier airline and hotel status annually for the last eighteen years. In addition, she embraces the opportunity to maximize her vacation time by planning extracurricular trips that have taken her to over 60 countries and 48.5 US states. Although she averages 200 days a year on the road, she loves to return to “the homestead” in her native Fort Worth, Texas where she enjoys cooking, gardening, sewing, needlepoint, wine, and cocktail mixology.

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