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How did Niagara Falls come to be known as the "Honeymoon Capital" of the world? - (Frequently Asked Questions)
Question How did Niagara Falls come to be known as the "Honeymoon Capital" of the world?
Answer  The first recorded honeymoon trip to Niagara Falls was in 1802 by Theodosia Burr, daughter of US Vice-President Aaron Burr, and Joseph Aliston
  Soon after came Jerome Buonaparte, brother of Napoleon, and Elizabeth Patterson
  With the opening of the Erie Canal and the building of railways, more and more couple began to make the honeymoon trip to Niagara Falls
  The phrase "Honeymoon Capital of the World" began to be used in brochures and advertising in the early 1900s

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