Dating can be rather expensive, as even the classic “dinner and a movie” can cost you a lot more than you bargained for in every respect.
But spending some quality time with your date doesn’t have to involve spending a large quantity of money.
A ferry ride is the ultimate date for those who want a change of scenery with some sunshine and breezes flowing.
Take one to an unexplored area for a longer day-time date or a short round-trip ride for a first date.
Yes, as cheesy as it may sound, renting a tandem bike (AKA the bicycle built for two) can be quite the adventure for the super coordinated couple who want a more interesting spin on the typical scenic trail ride.
You can typically rent them online, hourly, for an affordable rate.
The LSU Tigers football team won the National Championship during the 2007-08 season.
With high emphasis on local support, Red Stick Farmer's Market has been connecting local farmers and urban customers.
It is a producer-only market that supports both the local food service industry and the everyday shopper.
The Natural History Museum offers a huge array of prehistoric creatures, human artifacts, rare gemstones and extremely ugly fish skeletons, and astronomy buffs can spend a few hours stargazing at Griffith Observatory (which is mostly free, by the way). Ok, we had to include some kind of meal-date, since dinner is still the perfect experience to share with the object of your wooing.
The Getty Center can easily fill an entire day with unique exhibits and beautiful scenery (especially if you take advantage of the uber-romantic central garden), and the big-league art collections at LACMA and MOCA provide a nice infusion of class into an afternoon date.