North Vancouver named one of the most romantic cities in Canada

Feb 2 2017, 5:30 am

Love is in the air in British Columbia after the province topped the rankings of the most romantic cities in Canada, according to

The rankings were compiled by comparing per capita sales of romance novels, romantic comedies, relationship books, jewelry and sexual wellness products in 2016.

This year, Victoria was judged the most romantic city in Canada, with Abbotsford and North Vancouver bringing up the rear.

Also representing BC in the top 20 are Prince George, Nanaimo, Kamloops, and Maple Ridge.

As for which romantic comedies were most watched, classics like Pretty Woman, While You Were Sleeping, Sleepless in Seattle and Love Actually all made it to the top 20.

But the surprise bestselling romantic comedy was The Intern, followed bizarrely by throwback Olsen twins movie, It Takes Two.

Top 20 most romantic cities in Canada

According to

  1. Victoria, British Columbia
  2. Abbotsford, British Columbia
  3. North Vancouver, British Columbia
  4. Grande Prairie, Alberta
  5. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  6. Prince George, British Columbia
  7. Waterloo, Ontario
  8. Nanaimo, British Columbia
  9. Kamloops, British Columbia
  10. Calgary, Alberta
  11. Red Deer, Alberta
  12. Lethbridge, Alberta
  13. Kingston, Ontario
  14. Regina, Saskatchewan
  15. North Bay, Ontario
  16. Medicine Hat, Alberta
  17. Edmonton, Alberta
  18. Burlington, Ontario
  19. Maple Ridge, British Columbia
  20. Newmarket, Ontario
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