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It's not often that you get whisked away to Venice on a first date.
But when TV production manager Jessica Enderby signed up for the world record attempt for the highest ever speed-dating event, she knew her 'date' would be far from ordinary.
After all, its latest research shows that travel is the most common topic of conversation on a first date. Jessica reveals all...'Expedia had chartered a plane to take us to Venice for the day for our three dates - an unusual outing and unlike anything I had even done before.
The whole experience actually started the night before our flight, when we arrived at Luton Airport and checked in at the Hampton by Hilton Hotel.
Joining Expedia and alternative dating website uk as they whisked 60 solo travellers to Italy in search of love, 34-year-old Jessica 'dated' 21 bachelors at 35,000 feet during the flight.And then she touched down and had three dates with different candidates who were handpicked for her based on her interests. To prove that travel makes people more interesting and can ignite the spark of romance.It wasn't too hard for us to avoid talking about travel at first as we were just finding out the basics about each other, but when we finally could, it was great to share our experiences.For example, I have never skied but would love to go and Olly was telling me about his skiing trips and giving me information on where to go.
When we arrived, we were whisked to the centre of Venice for a beautiful five-course lunch at the canal-side Splendid Hotel Venice.It was a chance for us all to chat in a really relaxed way, without it being a formal date.