Yuletide is just around the corner. If you have a boyfriend, you are probably already thinking of Christmas gifts for him that will express your love. Another romantic idea is surprising your boyfriend with an awesome holiday. It is something that both of you can enjoy together and remember for the years to come.
However, planning the perfect holiday for the two of you can be nerve-racking. Aside from the pressure of making sure he is surprised and happy, there are so many things to consider to make your vacation a success.
Read the following tips to help you in planning the perfect holiday with boyfriend:
1. Think of the place where your boyfriend wants to visit
Of course, location is a primary consideration in your surprise vacation. If you don’t have any idea where he wants to go for a holiday, recall the times when he mentioned some places he wants to visit in the future. Make a reservation right away. It would be a dream come true for both of you.
However, if he has not mentioned anything, then choose a location that you think you would both enjoy. Pretty sure, you will both enjoy each other’s company wherever you are.
2. Check both your schedule
Before you make reservations in a particular location, check your calendar and, most importantly, his schedule. You may ask him what day he is free during the holiday or ask him when he will visit you for a holiday. It could be the best time to go somewhere else with your boyfriend as you know that he will spend his day with you. If he has work commitments, you may consider the weekend, which is a perfect time for getaways for busy people.
3. Consider your budget
If you have the budget, then off you go on an expensive trip that you have planned. However, if you do not want to spend a lot of money, then a weekend out-of-town trip will do. You may have a grand vacation in mind, but if you have don’t have a budget for it, all your planning will be futile. What counts is that you know you will both enjoy this trip.
4. Think of the activities during the stay
You already have chosen a location for your holiday with your boyfriend. Make a list of what you can both do in that place. Will you have a romantic dinner at a fine restaurant or go swimming in an infinity pool? Is there an art museum, a beach, or a recreational area that you can spend an afternoon? Make the most of your holiday by exploring the place and doing some fun activities.
5. Do not tell everyone about the surprise
You must limit the persons whom you will tell about the surprise vacation. These include the parents of your boyfriend or a couple of your close friends. Do not tell it to all your friends or his friends because they may slip the secret to your boyfriend and it wouldn’t be a surprise anymore. The fewer people involved, the better.
6. Off you go and make it happen
It is time to surprise your boyfriend. One way of revealing the surprise is to invite him for lunch, but instead of going to a restaurant, you both head to the airport. Make sure to pack his things beforehand and anticipate what he will need. You may document his reaction by taking a video on your smartphone as a reward for all of your efforts.
They say one way of getting to know your partner on a deeper level and forming a strong bond is to go on a trip together. Use the tips above to achieve that perfect holiday surprise and to have a memorable vacation that you will both cherish.