What says romance like spending the day and night at a chic hotel in your city, or a quaint B&B in the country? If you’re the type of couple who’s never home at the same time, spend your anniversary on the couch with takeout, plenty of wine, and a series you both love on Netflix or Redbox.
This one will only work if you’re both open to ending up anywhere.
Concert tickets to see a favorite singer or band would be an exciting surprise.
The only challenge: Finding anniversary date ideas that aren’t an absolute cliché.
We’ve created a list of activities that are fun, romantic, and classic.
Some of the most appreciated anniversary gifts revolve around time the couple can spend together enjoying some activity or event together.
The first month is a big deal and most women if not the men will expect some sort of recognition of the conclusion of one month of dating.
A night at the theater, a museum, a dance show, the opera—find what you’re into, and splurge for a night!
Whether it’s a bar or the beach, head back to the scene where you two first met.The lists of symbols and gifts for wedding anniversaries is often written and talked about. Dating anniversaries tend to be celebrated in months rather than years.There does not appear to be a similar universally accepted gift guide or suggested list for dating anniversaries.Give your girlfriend a gift that chronicles memories of the first year.Put together a photo album of the moments you have shared. You could also create an online slideshow, set to music, or have a calendar made for the next year.Some are simple, some are more involved, and the prices and effort required vary—but all are decidedly not-lame.