Being romantic doesn’t mean spending a lot of money. Sometimes it’s the smallest things that are seen as the most romantic. In February, love is in the air. Some couples spend large amounts of money planning huge events, but, for those working with a budget, this time of year can be daunting. Although Valentine’s Day only lasts one day, these ideas can be used any day of the year to show appreciation toward a partner.
Send your significant other a card or some flowers to work. This small gesture is enough to remind them you care and are thinking of them. Any partner will love getting this small reminder. Make sure to know your partner’s favorite flower as this will make it more personal.
Go on a hike together and pack a picnic lunch. Hiking is a fantastic time to have a deep conversation with a partner and it’s a bonding activity as well. Pack their favorite foods to add that extra bit of appreciation to the event. Alternatively, you can make a full day out of this and camp out under the stars. Pack a telescope to do some star gazing.
If you’ve got talents in crafting, make something for your significant other. Whether it’s a painting, a song, or a craft, this is one of the cutest ways to be romantic on a budget. Your partner will see your gift as something you spent time perfecting and making right just for them. A gift where effort is seen will be received well.
Santa Monica, California, has such an incredible array of restaurants and bars, it can be difficult to choose one. Rustic Canyon on Wilshire Boulevard makes it easy to decide; the restaurant manages to clearly set itself apart from the rest.
Beyond being a major hub in the global transportation network, Hartsfield-Jackson is also proud to be a major hub for exciting, high-quality retail options through our award-winning concessions program, ATL Skypointe.
One of the best ways to experience and learn more about a culture is by looking for and picking through the local markets. Depending on the destination, markets can be found in the out-of-the-way nooks and crannies of larger cities or can function as attractions on their own merit.
For most of us, time in the car is “me time.” You can listen to that podcast you’re captivated by, blast that pop song and sing along at the top of your lungs or listen to the next chapter in that biography e-book you’re almost finished. A road trip only amplifies those opportunities. So, next time you’re traveling by road, take the wheel and take control. Opt for a rental car on your next vacation, rather than a rideshare, taxi or public transportation, and enjoy the open road on your own terms.
One of the greatest sights in the world, the great pyramids of Giza, stands towering in the desert, the imposing stature dwarfing tourists for miles. Visitors to Giza might feel twangs of adventure and exploration, but guests should be warned climbing the pyramids is forbidden.