02/12/2014 10:10 am ET Updated Apr 14, 2014

14 Heavenly Candy Lands Around the World

Life is like a box of chocolates -- you never know what you're going to get. Or so the line goes. But, with Valentine's Day fast approaching, we here at thought you might welcome more certain ways to impress your loved one. And what better way to keep them sweet (other than a trip to a romantic destination) than with a box of exotic candies?

So, candy boys and girls, think of this as your very own Valentine's Day bucket list of 14 candy kingdoms -- places where you can shop for sugar (and sweet treats) around the world. We'll give you more options to chew on than Violet Beauregarde.

14 heavenly candy lands around the world