With Valentine's Day fast approaching, we are sure that you are looking for a big date.  If you are single, the Albany area may not the best spot to pick up a guy or girl, but we aren't far from some of the best dating cities in the country.

According to Yahoo Travel, the best dating city in the US is Austin, Texas.  If that is a bit too far for you to travel for love then there are a couple other closer options for those of you who are still looking for Cupid's arrow to hit.

As a matter of fact, New York City is the sixth best city for dating.  Now that could be because of sheer size.  You have a lot of options if you are down there, so there is a good chance that you'll be able to find a date.  The number two city of love isn't too far from us either.  It's Boston, Massachusetts.  So if you are in search of a date this Valentine's Day, you could always get in your 'cah' and head to Bean Town.

Other cities that made the list are:

  • Chicago
  • Miami
  • New Orleans
  • San Diego