She was locked inside the Salvatore tomb, which was changed in the seventh season, and was relocated in Brooklyn, New York.
In The Vampire Diaries, set in the fictional town of Mystic Falls, she is portrayed by Nina Dobrev.
In the season 4 finale, an unsired Elena confirms that she is in love with Damon, despite knowing the worst parts of him, and the two kiss passionately.
Interviews with Julie Plec have confirmed that the couple will be in a long distance relationship in season 5.
According to Plec during an interview with TVLine, Elena "really believes what she feels is 100 percent genuine and real", and the couple "wants to be together and realizes that they shouldn’t, yet really wants to. " Months earlier, Wesley urged fans of Stefan and Elena not to lose hope, stating: "The fans should definitely maintain some hope.
The thing to remember is that Stefan and Elena have this love that is so strong, and it was sort of the core of Season 1 — you can’t entirely disregard that".