When it comes to selecting the perfect Valentine's Day gift for your long-term partner, best friend or even someone you have just started dating, the internet is a failsafe goldmine for an endless supply of ideas to suit every interest. What isn't so easy to stumble across, however, are creative ideas on how to actually spend your Valentine's Day.
While there's certainly nothing with spending the day doing the bare minimum (save for a few treats and roses here and there), for couples who are looking to make the most of the day together, it's time to upgrade from the conventional activities and embrace a little touch of luxury. From 21st-century stargazing – courtesy of your favourite app – to beachside hideaways with just the two of you in mind, here are 20 creative ways to spend Valentine's Day this year.
Set up under the stars for an evening of stargazing
If you prefer to ditch the fancy dinner and spend the night in, look to our selection of romantic Valentine's Day recipe ideas to inspire a home-cooked meal. Finish the day with a much needed snuggle on the couch, accompanied by some of the best Valentine's Day movies Hollywood has to offer.