Thursday 24 September, 2020

Get creative with these Valentine's Day ideas

Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash

Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash

Tired of the usual routine this Valentine’s Day?

For couples (or friends) looking for a different experience this Valentine’s Day, check out these events below:

1. Dinner and dancing under the stars in Paramin

Imagine gazing at the stars in the hills of Paramin – and, of course, your partner’s eyes. That’s the idea behind this tour, which is said to include transportation, six-course dinner, wine and live music. 

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2. A starry night in Matura

How about a long walk by the beach, gazing at leatherback turtles? For the outdoorsy couples, this romantic outing, organised by Nature Seekers, goes toward a good cause in helping to protect leatherback turtles.

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3. Cupid under the stars: Sunset hike and picnic

It seems a key ingredient for romance includes star-gazing. This sunset hike and picnic in Chaguaramas works in a bit of exercise and dining with the sounds of nature and the open sky above.

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4. The Love Camp

Why limit yourself to just dinner? Experience a whole night with your loved one while camping under the open sky along the North Coast.

The event is said to be held at an eco-lodge and has bathrooms, wifi access, and on-site support staff.

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5. Valentine’s Day Sip n’ Paint

What better way to say ‘I love you’ than to paint your beloved? That’s the premise behind this Valentine’s Sip n’ Paint at Beanstalk Art & Design Studios in San Fernando.

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(Photo: Jeffrey Wong Sang/National Trust)

6. Picnic Under d’ Stars, Bamboo Cathedral

This picnic seems made for lovers and features a visit to the beautiful Bamboo Cathedral.

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7. Army Fete

For those people who prefer a more lively Valentine’s day, take in a Carnival fete with your loved ones and jump up for love!

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(Photo by Jude Beck on Unsplash)

8. Love Games- A Valentine's Games Night for Couples

For the competitive couples, test your mettle against others with a Valentine’s Games Night. Whether you’re into Taboo or Monopoly, bring your a-game and your romantic lyrics.

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(Photo by Youjeen Cho on Unsplash)

9. Date Night: Sushi

For couples who love to cook, try this Date Night hosted by the Academy of Baking and Pastry Arts.

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10. Ultraviolet Black Light Cooler Cruise

Fancy cruising on the sea with your bae and soaking in some Carnival tunes? Then this cooler cruise is for you.

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