Need a little help deciding what to do for Valentine’s this year? We’ve got your back! Here’s our recommended list of exciting activities and we promise there will be one (or more ideas!) that you and your partner can enjoy.
Read on to find out how you can win a FREE pair of cruise tickets and sail into the sunset!
1. Go on a Staycation - Lyf Funan Singapore
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Couple staycations aren’t out of the ordinary, but have you ever come across a minimalistic hotel located within the mall? Lyf Funan provides a different experience altogether, with direct access to the facilities in Funan Mall and many other amenities within the vicinity. How convenient is that?
Besides shopping, you and your partner can go on a sweet grocery date before whipping up a storm together at Lyf’s fully equipped community kitchen. Book your stay in one of Lyf Funan’s cosy rooms now!
❥ Address: 67 Hill Street, Level 4 Funan Mall, Singapore 179370
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 109 North Bridge Road, Singapore 179097
(Right at the basement of Funan mall!)
❥ #BlueTip: Add a special twist by making heart-shaped food for your date!
2. Bloom Where You Are Planted - Make Your Own
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Do you have a burning desire to create a mini green living space but don't feel confident doing so? Embark on your journey with Make Your Own workshops! Get creative with your partner as you share fun moments building your terrariums and learning about each other’s favourite pebble colours.
Make Your Own will also provide you with the required tools and items, alongside a step-by-step guide to help you achieve the perfect terrarium. Both on-site and online workshops are available!
❥ Address: Block 4, Upper Aljunied Lane, #01-06, Singapore 360004
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 2A Joo Seng Road, Singapore 261002 (2mins walk)
❥ #BlueTip: You can shop for your desired figurines to customise your terrarium!
3. Unleash the D-I-Y designer in you - Streaks ‘n’ Strokes
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Tote bags have become a recent trend, how many of them do you own? Make your own UNIQUE matching couple tote bag with Streaks ‘n’ Strokes! Unleash your creative side and design a special tote bag just for your Valentine. What if you are new to painting? Fret not as instruction manuals and tracing tools are provided as well. Couple T-Shirt Painting Kits are also available so you can create your own cute couple tees with your partner!
Despite being a chill date, painting can be a fun-filled and therapeutic activity, so grab your tote bag painting kits and paint away!
❥ Address: 742 Pasir Ris Street 71, #03-25, Singapore 510742
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 747A Pasir Ris Street 71, Singapore 511747 (5mins walk)
❥ #BlueTip: Don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty, get filthy while expressing your creativity!
4. Travel Back in Time for a New Movie Experience - The Projector
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Catching a simple dinner and movie is a classic move, but why not spice things up by going for a different kind of cinema experience? The Projector is a hip, retro movie theatre showing indie and foreign films. For couples who are always up for good, classic films, this is the place for you. Or if you just like the neon lights.
For those who may want to muster up the courage to hold your date’s hand, this would be your best chance. So book your date and spend a cosy night at the movie with your partner!
❥ Address: 30 Merchant Road, Riverside Point #04-13, 058282
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 1 Magazine Road, Central Mall, Singapore 059567 (5mins walk)
❥ #BlueTip: Do grab your favourite cinema snacks at the Riverside bar as outside food will not be allowed!
5. Snap Insta-Worthy Couple Shots by the Beach - Fotomat
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Don’t have any nice photos with your boo? Grab some sunscreen and hit the beach for a photoshoot with Fotomat! Fotomat has just launched their special self-photography booths at Siloso Beach, where you can have your couple photos taken against the beautiful backdrop of nature – the sand, sun, and sea. After the photoshoot, a romantic picnic by the beach would also be a great idea. Remember to put on your matchy beach outfits and strike your best poses!
❥ Address: 40 Siloso Beach Walk, Beach Front of Emerald Pavilion Sentosa, Singapore 098996
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 50 Beach View, Singapore 098604 (7mins walk)
❥ #BlueTip: Don’t forget to bring sunscreen lotion to avoid getting sunburnt!
6. Ride a Donut at Sentosa - Ola Beach Club
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Have you ever tried a fast-moving donut? I don’t mean the sweet donuts that we eat, but ‘donuts’ in the sea. Although donuts are a sweet treat on Valentine’s, trade that for a thrilling experience on a fast-moving donut that is pulled by a speedboat! If you and your partner are adrenaline junkies, you do not want to miss the donuts and banana boats out there!
With other water activities such as kayaking and paddleboarding, Ola Beach Club is the perfect place for you to turn your Valentine's Day into a fun-filled beach holiday!
❥ Address: 46 Siloso Beach Walk Singapore 099005
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 50 Beach View, Singapore 098604 (6 mins walk)
❥ #BlueTip: If you are heading there by Sentosa Express, alight at Beach Station and transfer to the Sentosa Beach Shuttle!
7. Get Fancy and Dine at a Michelin Restaurant - Garibaldi Italian Restaurant & Bar
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Looking for restaurants to impress your Valentine? This will be the right fit! For fans of Italian food, Garibaldi will “wow” your date. The authentic restaurant’s enticing menu and romantic atmosphere are what keep their customers coming back. What’s not to look forward to when this establishment impresses on both ambience and your taste buds?
Book now and enjoy a romantic evening of fine dining!
❥ Address: 36 Purvis Street #01-02 Singapore 188613
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 5 Purvis Street, Singapore 188584 (<1 min walk)
❥ #BlueTip: Check out the Garibaldi Valentine’s Day special menu for more dishes!
8. Have Your Meal in a “Container” - Punggol East Container Park
If you’re looking to bring your special someone to a special somewhere, the container park is a perfect fit. Known for its unique architecture, the container park “contains” delicious restaurants that are worth the try! Have a taste of the ocean with Big Fish Small Fish, as you get to choose from different battered fish and a choice of sauces to share with your loved one, including the salted egg yolk sauce that many Singaporeans love.
You can also reenact your favourite K-drama scenes with your oppa at Seoul Good, where they serve a variety of bingsu in generous portions. If you’re searching for a respite away from the city, this is where you should pick for a chill date night with your Valentine!
❥ Address: 50 Punggol East, Singapore 828824
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 166 Punggol Central, Singapore 820166 (5mins walk)
❥ #BlueTip: Visit the container park at night as there are beautiful fairy lights around!
9. Catch Your Own Meal - Hai Bin
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For couples who are not keen on squeezing with the crowds at shopping malls, you might want to start taking notes for this one. Located in Punggol, Hai Bin is a hidden gem you should visit for high-quality prawning experiences. This is the perfect place to show off Besides catching feelings, you get to spend a lazy afternoon catching giant river prawns with your boo!
❥ Address: 6 Tebing Ln, #01-04, Singapore 828835
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 166 Punggol Central, Singapore 820166 (7mins walk)
❥ #BlueTip: After prawning, you can even BBQ your prawns there!
10. Sail Out on a Luxurious Yacht - Royal Albatross
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If you’re looking for a short getaway, going on a cruise is the ideal activity for you this Valentine’s. Treat yourselves to Singapore’s iconic tall-ship attraction – the Royal Albatross SuperYacht! You will get to enjoy your meal with a view – your special date, AND the stunning views of Singapore’s skyline that will take your breath away. What else is more romantic than watching the beautiful sunset with the love of your life?
The exciting news is… Royal Albatross is giving out a free pair of tickets and you may just be the lucky WINNER! Stay tuned and follow our FB and IG pages to find out more about how you can win!
❥ Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, 098269
❥ Nearest BlueSG station: 8 Sentosa Gateway, 098269 (NO walking distance!)
❥ #BlueTip: You may bring your fur friends on board the Valentine’s Day Dog Cruise!
Make This Year’s Valentine’s a One to Remember
During this season of love, let’s remember to give some love to the environment! One of the ways to do so is through electric car-sharing with BlueSG, where you get to play a part in reducing carbon emissions!
Not only are these electric cars environmentally-friendly and convenient, but rental rates are also very affordable. Take one of our BlueSG electric cars on your Valentine’s date this year!
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