The zoo is an awesome place to explore and get to know someone on a new level—and it’s a great excuse to relive one of the best childhood activities.
The abundance of animals also means there’s no shortage of conversation!
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Why do first dates seem to be an endless cycle of grabbing drinks or (gasp! While diners don’t offer super fancy meals, they’re certainly good at setting a relaxed, fun tone.
) dinner at bars and restaurants we’ve been to dozens of times before? Theme parks aren’t limited to teenage birthday parties. ) But theme parks a great excuse to eat a funnel cake. When the warmer months hit, calendars explode with opportunities to take your favorite activities outside.
The better alternative: A smaller stadium and single digit price tags.
But there’s something unappealing about doing the same song and dance with each new dating prospect. And it shouldn’t make you feel forced into making unhealthy choices (like boozing every night for a week straight), or even worse: bored. Sure, wine tasting at a wine shop or restaurant is super fun. Sitting at a coffee shop can be a little drab, but picking up a coffee and walking around the neighborhood can make it that much better. It’s a great way to build up adrenaline, have some laughs, and soak up the sun while at it.
Planning dates is no piece of cake, especially when you have limited time to do so.
If you're looking for some last-minute date ideas that are both fun and thoughtful, you have come to the right place.
(And make sure to lock down your babysitter or nanny ahead of time so you don't have to scramble last-minute.)Keep in mind that your date doesn't have to be expensive.
We reached out to Ben Homan (relationship blogger at Top Date Ideas), Stef Safran (matchmaking expert of Stef and the City), and Kalyn Brooke Comings (deals expert at Creative Savings), and put together 101 unique and cheap date ideas to get you started.(You can even do some of these at home, while your kids are sleeping!