With every restaurant, spa, and romantic spot in town booked solid on Valentine's Day, this may be the year to try something different. Sure, getting dressed up for a night on the town is fun, but sometimes staying in can be just as sexy as a candlelit bistro. This year, think outside the heart-shaped chocolate box and explore some things to do on Valentine's Day if you don't want to go out, because there is more than one way to celebrate your love.
Getting your Valentine's groove on at home is easy with a little inspiration. Something as ordinary as your bath tub can be turned into a romantic scene with some bubbles, candles, and a sprinkling of rose petals. And don't underestimate the element of surprise — your Valentine will be blown away by the love fest you can create in your living room. Who knows, staying in may become your new Valentine's Day tradition.
If you're worried that staying home will change up some of your favorite ways to say I love you, don't fret — things like white table cloth dining and spa treatments can come to you, and are perfectly enjoyable in the comfort of your own home. Once you try these 17 ideas for a Valentine's Day in, you may never want to celebrate this holiday out again.