Sixty-five percent of Americans listed "the hotel" as the place they were most likely to be intimate with a partner on vacation.
In a report by travel website, Expedia.com the hotel was top of the list of places to get frisky with a partner, with some participants saying that simply "putting the do not disturb on the door" as their dream romantic holiday.
Many named things such as a romantic view, a fireplace, a hot tub/spa or a private beach as romantic features that help towards holiday libido.
But perhaps more eye opening is that the bedroom was followed by the bathtub at 23% and alfresco on the beach at 20%.
OTHER INTIMATE VENUES
Some more surprising venues on the list included tents, balconies, boats, while hiking and even rental cars!
EXPEDIA HEAT INDEX
The 'Expedia Heat Index' results were released today by Expedia.com in the run up to Valentines Day. The study shows how travel impacts American romance, raising the likelihood of short-term flings while lowering inhibitions.
The study asked 1,000 Americans aged 18 or older for their opinions on a range of questions including what types of vacation and cities are most romantic and most sexy and what sort of romantic behavior they undertake while traveling. Full Heat Index can be found here.
Other report findings indicate that 52% of Americans would be "somewhat or very likely" to propose while on vacation. While Americans voted Paris, France as the world's most romantic and sexy vacation location. While San Francisco just managed to make the top ten of the worlds most romantic cities.
Surprisingly only 5% of Americans have gone topless in public while on holiday and only 3% have gone fully nude. In Fact over 20% of Americans said they were "somewhat or very uncomfortable" with topless beaches while 42% said they have never been to a topless beach.
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