It’s Valentine’s Day season and time for you to put some thought into a unique way to celebrate your significant other! Roses and chocolate are a staple for this holiday but why not try something new and exciting this year. Fortunately, V Day falls on a Saturday this time around and it’s a three day weekend. Anyone up for a last minute romantic getaway?
Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island offers plenty of romantic escapades. Learn to sail a boat or drive an off-road Segway through picturesque sights. You can even step back in time and ride a horse-drawn carriage through the historic landmarks on the Island. Restaurants are offering holiday-themed dinner options and there is a Jazz Festival hosted the evening of Valentine’s Day. This cozy Island is perfect for finding something new to try together.
Get out of the city and enjoy the fresh mountain air! Strap in and hit the slopes in your skis, snowboard or … snowshoes? Join in on one of the many Aspen Mountain Snowshoe Tours that are offered and learn about Aspen history while you weave in and out of tranquil winter forests. Reserve your Valentine’s Day Amorous Wine Pairings ticket and indulge in classic combinations tailored for this sweet day. This charming city will have you and your snow bunny cuddled up in no time.
Wine Country is pulling out all the stops for the weekend of romance. Dress in your finest attire for the Sweetheart’s Ball, attend the Royal Hearts Gala for an evening of opera, or pull your sweetheart nice and close for a Swing Dance Celebration. The Napa Valley Wine Train is offering four Valentine’s Day dining options for the night and you can top off your weekend with a free R&B concert on Sunday. Whether you attend the ball, swing dance or simply try some new wine, Napa Valley will leave you feeling extra lovey-dovey.
World class spas, exquisite cuisine and luxurious suites make Sin City the perfect place for lovers. The majority of resorts on the Vegas Strip have relaxing spas that are offering specialty couples services. Once you’re done at the spa make a reservation for a decadent Valentine’s Day dinner at one of the finest restaurants in the world. You two don’t even have to leave the property to celebrate. Experience a sexy Cirque du Soliel show that will have you running back to your suite to hit the sheets!
Surf, sun and sand … what else would you need for a weekend excursion? San Diego has beautiful sunny weather in the forecast for this weekend so you can relax and catch some rays or ride bikes by the boardwalk. Bring out your inner detective to figure out whodunit in an Interactive Murder Mystery Show. The award-winning Grand Del Mar hotel is offering multiple Valentine’s Day dining options as well as a casual “Be My Valentine” cocktail party in the Lobby Lounge. Top off the weekend with a whale and dolphin watching adventure.
No matter what you do this Valentine’s Day, it’s ultimately about spending time with someone special. What are your plans?