Love is in the air.A new year brings romance in many different ways: kisses at midnight on New Years Eve, Valentine's Day, and checking a new destination off of your couple's bucket list.Fortunately, if you still need help in determining where to go, Expedia has figured out the hard part for you. Their annual Heat Index is how they determine where love is happening on the road across the globe. Expedia polled more than 3,000 Americans to uncover everything from the world's most romantic destinations to summer flings and how travel impacts intimacy.According to the study of 2018 trends, these are some the top romantic destinations to visit in the new year.Paris is a classic romantic destination.Since 2015, Americans ranked Paris as the world's "most romantic" and "sexiest" city. It's no surprise the City of Lights is fanning the flames of love, with luxe accommodations and views like those of Shangri-La Hotel Paris or Hotel Ares Eiffel. The Maldives is perfect for some romantic fun in the sun.Over the water villas and fine dining, candlelit dinners on the beach are what make Maldives a lover's paradise. You can even escape to your own private island at Baros if you're seeking a true escape from the world.Rome is filled with history and romantic activities.From a romantic stroll through Villa Borghese Gardens to Opera night in Teatro dell'Opera di Roma, there's much more to do in this historic paradise than eating pasta. But of course, you'll want to be sure to enjoy that together as wellin addition to lots of gelato.See the rest of the story at Business Insider Click here to read full news..