For couples looking to add some heat to their relationship this Valentine's Day, consider some of these spicy ideas guaranteed to warm up your special date.
Heat things up in the kitchen. Learn to cook a new or exotic cuisine with or for your loved one at The London Chef. Classes include Thai, Indian, Italian and Turkish cuisine and are guaranteed to add some flavour to your Valentine's Day menu. The London Chef is also offering a special VALENTINES 101 Lunch & Learn on February 11 from 12:00-1:30 p.m. designed to show you how to make the perfect Valentine's Day dinner for two.
A special spa treatment is another way to add some spark to your romantic plans. Create a special memory by sharing a spa experience with your partner or friend. Allow t
he comfort and warmth of healing hands to melt away your daily stresses while enjoying each other's company. The Spa at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort is offering a special "Me and You, Spa for 2" package especially designed for couples.
Willow Stream Spa at The Fairmont Empress is heating up this season with a unique body treatment that harnesses the warming power of ginger. This full body application of warm ginger, coriander and plai essential oils deeply penetrates to relax aching muscles and joints while helping to warm and stimulate the body. Or try the West Coast Hot Rock treatment. Local stones are warmed and used to create a deep heat massage to release tension. Therapeutic oil is used to soften the skin and blend the Eastern and Western traditions.
Want to light a fire this Valentine's Day, literally? Head to one of the great Victoria restaurants and hotels that feature a fireplace or fireplaces where you can cuddle up with someone special. The Bengal Lounge at The Fairmont Empress is a great spot to grab a cocktail and sink into a leather chair in front of the flames. Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa and Magnolia Hotel & Spa both offer rooms with fireplaces. At 10 Acres Bistro, enjoy a unique West Coast experience showcasing the freshest foods from the Island beside fireplaces on their heated garden courtyard. Get ready to sizzle!