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Five Alternative European Valentine's Day Breaks

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European travel is glorious in winter - relatively empty cities, architecture that pops against the stark weather and low prices for hotels - and it's pretty romantic, too.

So a Valentine's trip across the pond is understandable - but where should you go? If you want to think a little beyond the usual suspects (ie Paris, Venice and Prague) here are a few ideas.

Five Alternative European Valentine's Day Breaks