Even if you’ve been together for years, it can be difficult to find the ideal Valentine’s Day location and present for your boyfriend or girlfreind. You need to consider his/her preference, what he/she needs an upgrade on, what will mean anything to him, and how long you’ve been dating.
Similar to other nations, couples in South Africa celebrate Valentine’s Day. Romanties, or “romance,” is the dominant subject, and young couples in particular reflect this by going out on a romantic date. Valentine’s Day dating customs in South Africa frequently involves going out and doing activities together. For instance, a lot of people like a romantic stroll along the beach, while others choose a more social activity like going to the zoo or even mountaineering. a nice meal and chocolate (sjokolade) are always appreciated.
South Africans frequently present their boyfriends or girlfriends with thoughtful gifts. In South Africa, gift commercials actually start months before Valentine’s Day, allowing individuals plenty of time to decide what to get their special someone.Long celebrations are another part of the Valentine’s Day customs, some of which can start prior to the occasion. Younger women frequently get the names of their loves sewn onto their sleeves around Valentine’s Day time. Of course, the best path to someone’s heart is with a few sweet and beautiful words. In order to show their significant other how much they care, many couples would present them a Valentyns Kaarjie, often known as a “Valentine’s card.”A romantic supper for two with your significant other is a wonderful way to express your love for them. Consider stepping it up with a themed concert or making something delectable in the kitchen with your loved one Here are some fantastic suggestions if you’re unsure of how to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Johannesburg.
Johannesburg attractions to take into account on Valentine’s Day
Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra (JPO) Valentine’s Gala Concert
On Saturday, February 11, in the Linder Auditorium, the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra will open the new year with the Valentine’s Gala Concert.Under the direction of Daniel Boico, the concert will feature songs by one of the most well-known performers in the world, Frank Sinatra, as well as performances by the critically acclaimed violinist Zanta Hofmeyr and singer Timothy Moloi. Shudu Musida, Miss South Africa 2020 and the evening’s host, will once more be extended a warm welcome to the event.You will want to hurry and purchase tickets online here
All you need is Love – Valentine’s Concert at Nirox Sculpture Park
This Valentine’s Day, take in a day of live musical performances in the serene ambiance of the opulent Nirox Sculpture Park in the Cradle of Humankind. All lovers are welcome to celebrate the day in this delightfully romantic setting, regardless of whether they are single, in a relationship, or things are complicated.Tickets R420 early bird, R520 general. Book online
Valentine’s Day at Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff
There are several possibilities for Valentine’s Day treats at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westcliff, including a special spa date where you may relax and unwind. You can reserve a seat for a lavish brunch at the Flames restaurant and enjoy its unrivaled views. Maybe a four-course dinner menu for two on Valentine’s Day created by head chef Daniel Payneto will take your fancy. Last but not least, the Romantic Escape Package offers a variety of romantic activity choices if you would prefer to make a weekend of it. You can book here for your ticket
Cooking Class: Love at first bite at Vitality Healthy Food Studio
Vitality’s HealthyFood Studio is an excellent location to go for cooking courses and inspiration because it has experienced chefs, a fully-stocked kitchen, and a rooftop terrace with a great view. The courses offered here are interesting, engaging, and, most importantly, enjoyable. On Valentine’s Day, the crew is spicing things up with a Love at First Bite cooking lesson. After a delectable supper and the chance to get to know your date better through cuisine, you’ll leave. Long after February 14 is only a distant memory, your arsenal of new talents will help you wow in the kitchen.Tickets R750 per person and includes drinks. Book online here
Valentine’s Day Dinner and music with Tamara Dey at Rand Club
The Rand Club, one of Johannesburg’s most opulent historical structures in the city’s historically significant mining sector, exudes luxury, making it a unique location for a Valentine’s Day dinner celebration. Come to the Rand Club for a three-course meal and live entertainment featuring Tamara Dey, who never fails to entertain. Tickets are R350 per person (includes dinner and welcome drink). Booking is essential online here
Date Night at Rand Club with Ariel Juana duo
Good food, entertainment, and date are all essential components of a traditional Johannesburg date night. While there are many places in Johannesburg to enjoy a romantic evening, Rand Club is one of those special spots. It is a stunning and opulent historical structure. The evening will begin with a three-course wine-pairing supper and musical performances by Juana Pires Rafael, also known as Ariel Juana, and the double bass and voice duo Ariel Zamonsky. Tickets are R350 per person for members, and R450 per person for non-members. Booking is essential online here