In the realm of love, distance will never be the reason for the lovebirds that are miles apart in different geographical locations to celebrate Valentine’s Day together. In fact, it has become an opportunity for love to transcend space, and manifest in creative and heartfelt gestures that prove love knows no bound.
Apart from video messages or sending love letters, here are some creative ideas for long distance relationship couples celebrating Valentine's Day virtually, along with tips and activities to enhance their long-distance love:
1. Virtual Movie Night:
Tip: Coordinate a time to watch same movie together using streaming services or synchronized viewing apps.
What to do: Prepare each other's favorite snacks to add sense of togetherness. You could share your comments and enjoy the reactions in real-time through the virtual shared experience. After the movie, you both could further spend time sharing your thoughts on the favorite scene and character too.
2. Digital Scrapbooking:
Tip: Collaborate to compile all of your favorite memories together on a virtual scrapbook. Create your own memory lane using the digital platform or software available online such as Canva, Adobe Photoshop, etc.
Activity: Gather your photos, messages, and mementos that you want to include, select a theme and decide on the layout design through video chat. Constantly feel loved during preparation when you look back the memory and will feel extremely glad to perfectly preserve your everyday moments as a digital keepsake of your relationship.
3. Online Cooking Date:
Tip: Choose same recipe together, get ready the ingredients and tools required in advance and not to forget set a cooking time. You could consider preparing matching apron too!
Activity: Set up your video call and starts to cook together. You could utilize the cooking time to engage in conversation by sharing stories about your day or any special moments. Once everything is ready, enjoy a virtual dinner date night by showcasing your culinary creations and enjoy the meal prepared. Definitely one of the candlelit dinner you will remember for long.
4. Customized Virtual Playlist:
Tip: Create a shared playlist of songs that hold special meaning for both of you. Consider the songs that are associated with the shared memories, significant moments or the songs that reminds you of him / her. This could include the song playing during confession, your first date, first trip together etc.
Activity: Listen to the playlist together during a virtual call and reminisce about the moments associated with each song. Let the playlist be a source of joy and connection of hearts even when you both are physically far apart.
5. Online Games Night:
Tip: Choose multiplayer online games or mobile apps to play a game together. It could be card games, board games, or interactive video games, select games that both of you will enjoy. Could access the gaming platform like Steam to play together.
Activity: Host the game night via video conferencing platform such as Discord or Zoom that allow you to see each other while engaging in fun and competitive multiplayer game.
6. Surprise Virtual Delivery:
Tip: Arrange for surprise deliveries of flowers, a special meal, or a personalized gift. Gifting jewelry would make the best choice for long distance relationship couple as could style as a couple accessory. There is unisex design jewelry such as the trending hardware or paperclip jewelry series, or personalized initial necklace as you both could wear each other’s initial.
Activity: Open the surprise together during a video call for a shared moment of joy. After the surprise, you could share the experience with your partner on the thoughts of choosing it as the ultimate gift and exchange how the surprise made each other feels. It creates a shared memory despite the physical distance.
Customize your virtual plan based on your preferences and interest as a couple. This is the key to create more memories with your loved ones through sharing the same experience and moments in a fun way, to maintain and enhance a strong connection despite physical distance. You could also apply these tips on your daily life to create bonding session with your loved ones.