Paul Wesley and other members of "The Vampire Diaries" cast kicked off 2014 with a trip to Australia, and this included Phoebe Tonkin. On Friday, Jan. 3, E! Online shared new details about the trip and the reported relationship between Wesley and Tonkin. Reports surfaced that the pair were dating in 2013, and E! Online shared a new detail about the pair in the report.
According to the site, Paul and Phoebe started dating before his split from Torrey DeVitto became public knowledge. The split was made public in July 2013, and the divorce was finalized just before Christmas. The relationship did not start until after Paul and Torrey were broken up. Phoebe appeared briefly on "The Vampire Diaries" last season before her character moved to the spin-off series. "The Originals" airs on Tuesday nights on CW. The pair have not made their relationship public yet.
During the trip to Australia, both Phoebe and Paul shared photos from the beach, but neither of their photos included the other. Paul and Phoebe joined "Vampire Diaries" co-star Nathaniel Buzolic for a photo on the beach, and Phoebe looks quite happy in the photo. According to Hollywood Life, Nina Dobrev also kicked off 2014 in Sydney. She spent time with Buzolic during the trip. Ian Somerhalder kicked off the start off the new year in Japan.
What do you think? Are Paul and Phoebe the latest secret "Vampire Diaries" couple? Nina and Ian kept their own relationship for quite some time before going public. "The Vampire Diaries" will return to CW on Jan. 23.