Want to know a secret? She's going to get bored of going to Cactus all the time. Fish tacos and bellinis will only fuel the romance for so long.
It happens to even the best of us. You get comfortable, have been on a million dates already, and now find yourself repeating the same date nights over and over.
So now that you know... act on it! We've got your back! Go on one of these super romantic dates and make some memories this summer!
1. The Teahouse in Stanley Park // 7501 Stanley Park Dr
Want to impress your girl without leaving the city? Then this is the gem you're looking for. Hidden in the trees in Stanley Park at Ferguson Point, The Teahouse offers one of the best restaurant sunset views you can find in Vancouver while maintaining the intimacy of being a little further away from downtown.
2. Terrace Restaurant // 1730 Mission Hill Rd
With views overlooking Okanagan Lake and the vineyards at Mission Hill, this date is sure to scream romance, all night long. Ok, well, the vineyard is only open until 6PM so maybe not all night. BUT this is a great spot to have a romantic day together drinking and learning about wine, pairing those wines with all the different locally sourced foods that the Terrace Restaurant has to offer, and sitting by the lake with your bae at sunset!
3. Free Outdoor Drive-In Movies // 5300 No. 3 Road
Starting July 20th Lansdowne Centre will be hosting a drive-in movie series all summer long and it's FREE, so now you have no reason why you can't go! This is a great location as you can go eat at the Richmond night market and then finish off your date night with a drive in movie, without having to go far.
4. Go glamping at one of these luxurious campsites
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Just when you thought camping couldn't be luxurious or romantic, you thought wrong. There are numerous places in BC that over fancy "glamping" campsites for you and your girl to stay at. Cozy up in a tent under warm sheets and don't worry about mosquitos, the only thing you'll be bitten by is the love bug.
5. Scandinave Spa // 8010 Mons Rd
The Scandinave Spa in Whistler is one of the best places to relax and pamper yourself, and your girl. The combination of hydrotherapy, and notorious Scandinave Spa silence you can experience here makes it the ideal get away date for anyone looking to vacation at Whistler, and its only a 10 minute drive away from Whistler village!
6. Rent one of these romantic Airbnbs
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An oddly often overlooked date idea is "the weekend getaway date". Whether it's in your own city or it's in the interior, renting an Airbnb can often be the best bang for your buck and could easily be on of the most memorable dates ever!
Surprise her with a horse drawn carriage ride through Victoria, exploring areas like Inner Harbour and Beacon Hill Park. Then afterwards, grab some classy drinks at Clive's Classic Lounge made by award winning mixologists.
8. Day trip to Steveston
Being only 10km from Vancouver, it's often forgotten how close Steveston really is. Head on down and go for a walk along the pier, have a picnic and take pictures in Garry Point Park and then top it all off with some ice cream from one of the local shops.
9. Theo's Restaurant // 687 Main St.
Definitely one of the most romantic restaurants in Penticton, Theo's Greek restaurant features a large, homey atmosphere with stone floors and rustic decor while offering a large menu of high-end Greek food.