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It’s finally Valentine’s Day! That once-a-year event where flowers, dinner dates, and romantic movies take the spotlight. This year, amp up the romance and go beyond the usual wine-and-dine routine with these exciting city adventures!
Take the Jump at Flying Trapeze Philippines
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Are you and your partner thrill-seekers? Then take the jump—literally—at the Flying Trapeze Philippines, located at Federacion Drive. This is the perfect way to get your adrenaline on an all-time high for your Valentine’s Day date! Who knows, she may even land on your arms at the end.
Visit their website at http://www.trapeze.ph/
Get Your Endorphins Up!
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Raise up each other’s endorphins and go on a tandem jogging around the city’s open parks, such as Track 30th along 30th Street. But if you’re both opting for a more intensive workout session, then a gym date night would be the perfect fix! Try it at Anytime Fitness at B6, Bonifacio High Street, F45 at 3/F Bonifacio Stopover and Central Ground CrossFit at One Parkade.
A Day for Loved Ones
Of course, Valentine’s Day isn’t just about romantic relationships. It’s a day for all the people you love – especially your family! The city is filled with places where you and your family can go in for a treat!
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The Mind Museum, located along Rizal Drive, has extraordinary installations that create the most complex scientific concepts into simple and interactive pieces. Adults and kids are sure to be in awe at every exhibit.
You can also enjoy the Mind Museum with your friends, since they will be having their Valentine’s special #CSI101 CRIME OF PASSION this Feb 18, 3:30 – 5:00 PM. Team up with your friends and solve the long-running question—Crime ba ang magmahal? Register at http://bit.ly/TMMregistration2017
Are the kids looking for something more hands-on? Then head right on to Kidzania! This is perfect for all your little dreamers who already want a first-hand experience of their dream job. Dress them up for the career they want, and watch them take on the real world! – well, almost the real world.
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Shopping is always a good idea – especially if it comes in great deals and you’re with family! This Feb 19, drop by MyStreet in De Jesus Oval and find amazing pre-loved items at a fair price! There are incredible treats waiting for everyone.
But after all the fun and adventure, sometimes we just need a quiet and restful time. Have a Sunday biking session with the family along our wide streets, or walk your furry friends on the parks. After all, nothing beats real quality time with the family.
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For Your Most Beautiful Masterpiece
Spending time with someone special becomes a little more magical in the backdrop of breathtaking art pieces. Luckily, BGC has strikingly vibrant murals plotted around the city for you and your SO to appreciate and take photos to remember them by.
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The BGC Art Center is a haven for art lovers, as it houses distinct pieces that showcase the brilliance of local and international artistry.
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When Wine-and-Dine Never Fails
Well, let’s admit – date nights with good food never go out of style. But wouldn’t it be better to score the ultimate dinner deal at a great restaurant?
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Want something extra for your movie date? Check out Bonifacio High Street Cinemas, where you and your SO can enjoy a wide selection of movie food, comfortable seats, impeccable audio – the list just goes on. Experience it yourself and find the perfect movie! The cinemas are located at 3/F Central Square.
V-Day date at Bonifacio High Street
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Give your typical movie date a little twist and take it outdoors! Enjoy the fresh, crisp air and even bring out those small picnic baskets to munch on. The Outdoor Cinema at Bonifacio High Street Amphitheatre will feature your favorite flicks such as Crazy Stupid Love, Eat Pray Love, and 22 Jump Street this Feb. 11.
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Think the future is scary? Get a head start and try out the free one-on-one tarot reading at Bonifacio High Street. Whether it’s for guidance or just for fun, there’s no harm in trying! Available with a minimum purchase of P1000 from any Bonifacio High Street shop.
The fun doesn’t stop there. Grabcar is also offering P143 off if you book a trip to Bonifacio High Street on Feb 14, 2 – 5 PM with the promo code #AyaloveBHS.
Unwinding with your Partner
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With everything constantly on-the-go, it’s nice to loosen up and spend a calming day being pampered with your partner. Head on to The Spa located at Bonifacio High Street or Nuat Thai in BGC Stopover to get your relaxing fix.
The key to a happy relationship is to constantly make everything an adventure together. Have fun this Valentine’s Day, love birds!