Valentines is around the corner and many of you are still struggling to find that perfect date idea. Forget about the cliché dinner dates, sending her chocolates, flowers and a teddy bear, we are here to help you plan the perfect Valentines day for him or her.
When was the last time that you and your loved one went for a spa date? A lovely massage, pedicure and manicure at your favourite spot or even a facial would do. Remember there will be plenty of couples’ packages during the Valentines season so take advantage of that.
Invite your crush for a bike riding session and bond as you enjoy yourselves. A perfect place to ride bikes is along Karura forest where you not only get to ride but enjoy the surrounding nature. It’s also a great way to exercise, kill two birds with one stone.
WATCH A LIVE SHOW
Forget about taking them to the movies and find out what shows will be showing at the local theatres? Most local artists and actors are always on the stage especially over the weekend and this would be a great idea plus, you do not have to dig deep into your pockets as most shows range between 300-500 bob per person.
PREPARE A THEMED DINNER TOGETHER
Cooking together is one of the best ways a couple could bond over while making their favourite dishes. Spice up the night by having an indoors themed dinner, later kick back and watch a romantic movie over a bowl of popcorn.
Plan for a surprise staycation for you and your loved one(s) at that hotel they always dream of, you do not have to drive out of town for this as a staycation can even happen at a hotel in your home area.
JOIN A WORKOUT CLASS
Take up aerobics, yoga, mai tai, boxing class with your partner and break a sweat. Doesn’t have to belong, an hour is enough to get your heart pumping.
REGISTER FOR A COUPLES COOKING CLASS
Learn how to make each other’s favourite meals or new meals by registering for a cooking class. If this isn’t a romantic thing to do, then I don’t know what is.
VISIT AN AMUSEMENT PARK
Remember the good old days when our parents use to take us to Uhuru Park and Luna Park and we would have the time of our lives? Now imagine reliving those moments with your loved ones.