School is back in full swing... but then again tbh do you really need a reason to treat yourselves? And who says treating yourself means losing a lot of money? This list will prove you otherwise.
There's always time for some TLC. So grab your boyfriend and treat yourselves because y'all deserve it. Remember to tag #narcitycanada on all your adventures!
What are you looking to treat yourself to?
Eat your heart out.
Relax and de-stress.
Make the most of beautiful B.C.
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Chocolate Fondue at Cacao 70 // 1047 Denman St
Price range: $11-30
Desserts are the way to any heart. Indulge with chocolate, chocolate and oh yeah more chocolate. Treat yourselves to some chocolate fondue and chocolate pizza.
The Beast at The Cannibal Cafe // 1818 Commercial Dr
The Beast is free if you can finish it in 30 minutes... challenge accepted. After all, two stomachs are better than one right? If you love burgers, why not take on this delicious challenge together?
Pumpkin Cinnamon Buns at Grounds For Coffee // 2565 Alma St
$3 to 5
Grounds For Coffee is home to some of the best buns in the city, and this fall they're taking it up a notch and making limited edition Pumpkin Cinnamon Buns. They're only available from October 6 to 9 so make it a cozy coffee date with some delicious, warm cinnamon buns.
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DIY Mimosas at Tuc Craft Kitchen // 60 W Cordova St
Brunch and mimosa always go together. At Tuc Craft Kitchen, you can make your own mimosas! For 35 dollars, you can get a big bottle of champagne and a kraft of orange juice. Talk about a Sunday brunch done right.
Tropical Sangria Pitchers at Ebisu // Various Locations
$15 - $20
Try sangria with a tropical twist and take a break from the usual red or white sangria. Ebisu has a Tropical Sangria Pitcher with white wine, blue curacao, pineapple rum and other potions mixed.
Sangria Fishbowl at Rogue Kitchen & Wetbar // 601 W. Cordova Street
Fishbowl drinks are amazing, but fishbowl drinks with sangria? Next level. At Rogue Kitchen & Wetbar in Gastown, you can have your pick of a sangria or mojito fishbowl. Plus happy hour is every day from 3 to 6 pm and you can get $2 off fishbowls!
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Natural Hot Springs Baths // 11 natural hot springs in BC listed here
Free for an undeveloped hot spring
A hot spring date is pretty much perfect — just imagine yourselves soaking in a beautiful steamy hot spring in the middle of nature. Is that serene or what? Not to mention there are also health benefits to hot springs.
Himalayan Salt Cave Sessions at Saltwonder // 940 16th St W
Have a unique date and spend the day relaxing in a salt cave. These salt rooms contain more than 80 minerals and are believed to have the healing properties of halotherapy. There's even a Groupon right now for $27 for 45-minute session!
Developed Hot Springs at Halcyon Hot Springs // Nakusp
$13 for pool access
Relax and de-stress in the “lithia waters” at Halcyon, which are said to be healing waters. Soaking in this hot spring is believed to help ease discomfort associated with arthritis, osteoporosis and gout. Plus get those romantic views of the lake and surrounding trees.
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Explore the forest on a treetop walkway at UBC Botanical Gardens // 6804 SW Marine Dr
Have a romantic stroll amidst the trees. At the UBC Botanical Gardens, you can walk through a thousand foot long trail suspended 50 feet in the air. Afterwards, you can explore the gardens for even more romance at Canada’s oldest university botanic garden.
Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch at Chilliwack Original Corn Maze and Pumpkin Farm // 41905 Yale Road West
It's autumn which means it's pumpkin season! Have a full on fall date by getting lost together in the corn maze, going on a hayride and picking out pumpkins at the patch at Chilliwack Original Corn Maze and Pumpkin Farm.
Wine Tour and Tasting at Vinoscenti Vineyards // 15560 Colebrook Rd
As close as you can get to the wineries in the Lower Mainland, explore the vineyards at Vinoscenti Vineyards alongside some wine and charcuterie.