Valentine’s Day in London
is sure to set your heart racing, with the stunning backdrop of some of the world’s most iconic landmarks. Skiddle has short listed the best and most original London Valentine’s ideas from the array of London Valentine’s events.
London Eye for Valentine's Day
For the true romantics amongst you, the London Eye will be decorated with terms of affection and an illuminated pulsating heart for Valentine’s Day in London . Each couple will receive a red rose, luxury chocolates and champagne on a Valentine’s flight. Why not splash out and enjoy the panoramic view by booking a private “Cupids Capsule?” Tower Bridge will also be transformed for a romantic Valentine’s night in London . The walkways will be softly lit and decorated with flowers and a live band will be playing, as you and your loved one are mesmerised by London ’s dramatic skyline.
Romantic Yacht Cruise
A cruise along the River Thames will bring magic to your Valentine’s Day in London . Sip finest champagne as you float past the famous buildings, whilst the greatest love songs play in the background. Indulge your beloved for Valentine’s 2009 in London by boarding a Silverfleet super yacht at Savoy Pier. A delicious candlelit meal accompanied with champagne will be served on tables strewn with rose petals, followed by after dinner entertainment. Tour the capital in style in a limousine and you and your other half will feel like celebrities! Your personal chauffeur will pour the bubbly before you sit back for your London Valentine’s treat in style, with soft music and lighting to add to the romantic mood.
Hand made Chocolates
How about showing your love for each other by indulging in your shared passion for chocolate on Valentine’s Day in London ? Present your hand made chocolates to your partner in a ribbon tied box – the perfect aphrodisiac! Alternatively, raise a glass and toast your love for Valentine’s in London at Vinopolis Wine Tasting For Two event. During the World Of Wine Tour you will discover the origins and art of wine making and sample a selection of wines from around the world.
Lover's Leap for Valentines!
A “lovers leap” is the perfect thrill for dare devils amongst you - fly high for Valentine’s Day in London with a tandem bungee jump! Throw yourselves into the air from 165ft and rush to the ground at 60mph from the London Bridge site! Celebrate your bravery and your love with a bottle of bubbly afterwards! Or you might prefer to grab your partner and glide round the ice at the Tower Of London , Canary Wharf , Kew Gardens or Somerset House for Valentine’s 2009 in London . Skating outdoors on a crisp winter evening beneath the stars is surely the perfect enchanting setting to melt your lover’s heart!
Finest Champaign and Oysters
Finest Champagne and sumptuous oysters in Harrods will put you in the loving mood on Valentine’s Day in London , as you shop for the perfect romantic treat for each other. A visit to the flagship Playboy store on Oxford Street
for “his n her’s” gifts will make for a London Valentine’s date to remember! Add glamour and sophistication to your Valentine’s Day in London and find out how to dress to impress with tickets to London Fashion Week. Rubbing shoulders with celebrities and the sizzling atmosphere is sure to set your pulses racing!
Dance the night away...
For lovebirds looking to be amorous on the dance floor at a London Valentine’s party, dance the night away to funk, groove and Latin jazz at Doon , the sexy cocktail bar in Trafalgar Square. Express your love by dancing until 4am to drum n bass, hip hop soul and RnB at Bar Rumba’s Uncontrolables Night in the West End . The hopeless romantics amongst you can relive the memories at the Valentine’s School disco being held at the Forum in the West End on Valentine’s night in London . Check your mate, sip cocktails and dance the night away at the Roof Gardens Valentine’s Ball in London ’s Kensington district.
You’ll be pleased to hear all is not lost for singles on Valentine’s Day in London! 55 Bar in Camden is hosting a Singles Masquerade with classic sing along anthems to set the party going before you reveal who is behind the mask! The White House in Clapham is also holding a London Valentine’s singles party.