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Five awesome ideas if you’re looking to paint Jozi red this Valentine’s day

It’s the month of love and January’s woes are just about behind us; so why not splash out on someone special.

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Stuck for something to do on the 14th or just been to busy to make plans? Don’t sweat it, check out these five brilliant spots to spend the day with your better half.

Visit the Eiffel Tower at TheFrench Toast Coffee Café:This Paris inspired café less than an hour drive out of Joburg, is the perfect sho’left for the romantics at heart. The menu offers amazing light dishes and pastries. There is a Lock bridge similar to the one in France where couples can purchase locks, engrave them, and place them on the fence. The place can get packed on weekends so do go early to enjoy a little bit of Paris.

Venue:Hartbeespoort Aquarium,R511 R27,Hartbeespoort 0216

A romantic evening at Picnic in the Park:The Picnic in the Park usually known as Movies in Parkis hosting a Valentine’s Day event for a second time running after its successful launch last year. It is a romantic set-up under the stars whilst you have something to eat or catchthe two movies they will be running that evening,or just relax on your blanket and the enjoy an atmosphere straight from a Hollywood classic.

Date: Tuesday 14th Feb 2017 18:30 – 23:30

Venue:Riversands Farm Village, Rose Road, Riversands, Midrand, Johannesburg.

Tickets cost R100 per adult, R45 for teens, and R25 for children under the age of Tickets can be found at

A Spa Retreat at Woodlands Spa: This tranquil spa surround by a lake in the natural forests of the drifts is amazing, and couples will definitely love the February special they are currently running, all in the name of love .Bookings is essential

Venue:Woodlands Spa,29 Woodlands Driefontein Rd Muldersdrift Cradle of Humankind 1747

Dance the night away atThe Kofifi Love Affair -Roodepoort Theatre.For all those retro music lovers this three day show will be ideal for an evening out enjoying old soul music and jazz. In the words of Shakespeare “if music be the food of love play on “.The show starts at7pm for three consecutive days .

Dates: 10, 11 and 12 February 2017

Entry Fee: R100 every night

10 Feb 2017 – Day I: Young love celebration

11 Feb 2017 – Day 2: Old School love music

12 Feb 2017 – Day 3: Karaoke Grand Finale & Jazz Session

Venue: The Roodepoort Theatre ,100 Christiaan De Wet Road, Roodepoort, 1709

Cooking Classes at TasteBuds Cook:To the couples that are foodies or love cooking togetherTaste Buds CookClub is offering a cooking classes this month. Have some fun preparing a range of delicious meals in the kitchen, and the best part you don’t have to wash the dishes. Bookings is essential

Venue: Taste-Buds Cook Club, Aries Ave & Saturnus Ave, Randburg, 2161