It’s no secret the South is home to some of the most breathtaking views in the U.S. From the rolling hills and vibrant foliage of the mid-Atlantic to the rugged mountains and humbling starry skies of west Texas, there are more than a few romantic settings scattered throughout the region.
So why not make one of your most important memories in one of these unforgettable spots? While it’s the question—and the two of you—that matter, we think a swoon-worthy backdrop can’t hurt. Plus many of these are near resorts that are perfect for a joyous engagement fête. We’ve rounded up eight of the best places to propose. Whether you want snowy seclusion or a tropical escape—we’ve got you covered with engagement ideas. Have a big time in the Big Easy or get off the grid in coastal Georgia; here are our favorite places to make a memory worthy of a lifetime.