Love is a beautiful thing is the most popular saying in the world and today all around, couples have gathered to celebrate Valentine’s day.
Saint Valentine’s day popularly called Valentine’s day is celebrated annually on February 14th all over the world and as we celebrate this year’s, here are 5 beautiful love-themed statues you can add to your couple travel bucket list;
“El Beso” (The Kiss), Lima, Peru
The sculpture shown in the May 2015 mystery photo was this bigger-than-life sculpture, “El Beso” (“The Kiss”)
It is in the Parque del Amor in the Miraflores district of Lima, Peru. The figures are said to be of the artist, native Peruvian Victor Delfín, and his wife.
“El Beso” was revealed on Valentine’s Day in 1993 during the park’s inauguration. Currently, it is the site of an annual kissing contest
“Love,” Indianapolis, Indiana
This artwork LOVE is by American artist Robert Indiana, it is located at the Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), in Indianapolis, Indiana, in the United States. It was created in 1970 as the first sculptural form of his famous LOVE painting and has been on continuous exhibition at the Indianapolis Museum of Art since it was acquired in 1975.
Rodin’s “The Kiss,” Paris, France
This artistic sculpture is an 1882 marble sculpture by the French sculptor Auguste Rodin. The embracing couple depicted in the sculpture appeared originally as part of a group of reliefs decorating Rodin’s monumental bronze portal The Gates of Hell, commissioned for a planned museum of art in Paris.
Georgia’s Ali and Nino
The “Ali and Nino” moving sculpture in Batumi is an amazing and memorable sight in the Georgian Black Sea resort. In the opinion of the most Batumi visitors “Ali and Nino” is a celebration of true love without boundaries and prejudices.
The Meeting Place — St. Pancras Railway Station, London, UK
The Meeting Place is a 9-meter-high bronze sculpture that stands at the south end of the upper level of St Pancras railway station. It is designed by the British artist Paul Day and was unveiled in 2007, it is intended to evoke the romance of travel through the depiction of a couple locked in an amorous embrace.