Moscow, Russia and its love lock bridge

Many people know about the love lock bridges in Rome and Paris, which, while romantic, are threatening the stability of the railings. Moscow has recently caught on to the craze and would be a perfect destination for a quiet Valentine’s holiday. Russian couples place a love padlock on the bridge as a symbol of their life-long devotion to one another and then throw the key into the river below. Then you can explore the fascinating city, its shops and restaurants at leisure.