All the Reasons Why You Should Celebrate Valentine's Day

Written by: Anel Martínez



Time to read 3 min

Valentine's Day, the emblematic date of love and romanticism, is much more than just a commercial day . It's an opportunity to reaffirm the affection and passion you share with your partner. Many dismiss this day as superficial and believe that love should be celebrated every day (and they are partly right). However, having a specific date to make an extra effort for your partner is something many people value.

If your concern is about finances, we propose a series of low-cost ideas, some of which are completely free! But if what worries you is a lack of time or creativity, we provide you with all the ways to celebrate this day , showing that it's not necessary to spend a lot of money to enjoy unforgettable moments.

What plans can you make with your partner?

Valentine's Day is the perfect excuse to plan something special. It's not about spending a fortune, but about sharing quality time . So, we leave you with the following video, where we suggest eight ideas to spend these dates in the most special way.

8 Economical (or Free) Ideas to Celebrate Valentine's Day

Where can I go with my partner on Valentine's Day?

Breaking out of the routine is vital to keep the spark alive in the relationship. Valentine's Day is an excuse to discover new places together. How about a visit to a local museum or art gallery? Many of these places offer reduced rates or even free entry on special days . This not only enriches both of your cultural experiences but also leads to dialogues and conversations that go beyond art. Who hasn't been moved by a piece of art at some time?

Another idea is to discover together lesser-known corners of the city : a quaint café, a hidden park, or even a lookout. These places tend to be quiet and conducive to a more intimate date. It's not just about "going somewhere," but about creating a special memory for both of you.

Surprise!: Different Plans as a Couple

Looking to innovate? One idea might be to organize a treasure hunt with clues that lead to significant places in your relationship: the site of your first kiss, the place where you said "I love you" for the first time... Each clue can be accompanied by a note or a memory, adding that personal touch that makes it unique.

Another suggestion is to dedicate this date, or the days around it, to learning something new together. Why not sign up for a climbing class or a dance workshop for a day? Keep in mind that these kinds of experiences help to lose the sense of embarrassment or ridicule with your partner and increase complicity between both.

What to Do With Your Partner for the Rest of the Year?

Having said that, Valentine's Day should not be the only occasion to celebrate love . It's important to keep the flame alive throughout the year. Plan dates frequently, whether simple ones like having a coffee together every week, or something more elaborate like a weekend getaway once a month. Consistency is key to making the relationship stronger and more secure.

Do you like surprises? Don't reserve them exclusively for special dates like birthdays or Valentine's Day. Surprise your partner unexpectedly with small details at any time . A loving message, an unexpected call, or a small gift without any special reason can make a big difference. These gestures show that you think of your partner every day of the year.

Dose of Love and Passion

And what if the best plan is to get into bed? Intimacy is a crucial component of many romantic relationships . This Valentine's Day, and throughout the year, it's important to nurture this intimate connection with your partner. But if you want this occasion to be even more special, try an erotic massage. For this, you can incorporate products like MYHIXEL Oil , our massage oil with scent, to give the best sensual massages.

Surprising your partner with this gesture will add an extra spark to your intimate life, intensifying sensations and pleasure. Using massage oils not only improves the physical experience but also promotes greater openness and experimentation as a couple.

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In conclusion, Valentine's Day is much more than gifts and expensive dinners; it's an opportunity to be creative , explore new horizons together, and strengthen the love bond. With these ideas, we hope you have a memorable day full of love and happiness.

Anel Martínez

Author: Anel Martínez  (Sexual Coach at MYHIXEL)

Sexologist specializing in sex therapy and sex education, mental health and human behavior.