Early Check-In: Valentine's Day

Plan ahead for a romantic Valentine's Day.
By: Jennifer Plum Auvil

Valentine’s Day is on a Monday this year, so extend the romantic fun through the entire weekend and stay out of the doghouse with these helpful hints for planning the perfect romantic holiday.

Make your dinner reservations pronto—Valentine’s Day tables fill up quickly.
OpenTable

Upgrade the standard box of chocolates with cocoa confections truly fit for a king with the royalty-approved Wittamer’s Chocolate from Belgium.
Wittamer's Chocolate

Use our Valentine’s Day vacation suggestions to plan a classic romantic getaway.
Travel Channel's Valentine's Day Vacations

Visit a local botanical garden or conservatory for spectacular flower displays.
Botanical Gardens in the US

Customize a Valentine’s Day message for your sweetie with the Sweethearts App.
Sweethearts App

Book a room at a romantic bed and breakfast.
Romantic Bed and Breakfasts

Save some cash on dinner with a discounted gift certificate.
Restaurant.com

Set sail on a Valentine’s Day Carnival Cruise with Boyz II Men, complete with a formal prom, concerts and singles mixers.
Boys II Men Cruise

Impress your true love with a romantic hotel choice.
Oyster

Hit the slopes with some help from our guides to the greatest ski resort.
Travel Channel's Skiing Guide

Trade in your AMEX miles for a romantic escape.
American Express Rewards

Pick up a quirky gift for your Valentine at Fred Flare online or brick-and-mortar shop in Brooklyn.
Fred Flare

Shop for sexy skivvies at Agent Provocateur or simply browse online.
Agent Provocateur

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