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14 Ways to Say 'I Love You' on Cape Cod and The Islands

  1. Schedule a romantic getaway to Cape Cod, Nantucket or Martha’s Vineyard for you and your sweetie. Rent a cozy one-bedroom for just the two of you. With over 100 to choose from, you are bound to find one perfectly suited to you.
  2. Valentine's Day Cape Cod style
  3. Nothing says “I love you” like chocolate. Pick up a box of sweets from The Hot Chocolate Sparrow in Orleans or amazing pastries from Eat Cake for Breakfast in Brewster. Not enough chocolate? Spend the day at the Osterville Chocolate Fest.
  4. Flowers, flowers, flowers. Who doesn’t love fresh, fragrant flowers? Plenty of wonderful florists in the area can create an extra special floral arrangement.
  5. Relaxation for two. Arrange for a couples massage at one of the many day spas located on the Cape and Islands.
  6. Arrange for a photo shoot to capture your love for one another and to document your getaway.
  7. Romantic walk on the beach
    Take a romantic walk on the beach. Winter is a beautiful time to explore some of our 600 miles of coastline. Leave a message in the sand for your beloved.
  8. What better way to celebrate your love than with some shopping and festive events? Head to Chatham and Paint the Town Red for Valentine's food, specials and fun. Or, enjoy love songs performed Straight from the Heart at Cotuit Center for the Performing Arts
  9. Treat yourselves to a romantic dinner for two. The restaurants on Cape Cod and the Islands have a plethora of special dinners for this romantic holiday.
  10. Prefer to stay in for the evening? Have a personal chef create a delicious meal for you in your vacation rental’s kitchen.
  11. Snuggle up in your vacation rental and rent the award-winning independent film “Radio Cape Cod.”. The storyline of this love story is touching, and the Cape scenery is breathtaking.
  12. Surprise her with a piece of jewelry from Cape Cod, Nantucket or Martha’s Vineyard. Many jewelry stores have unique selections.
  13. Experience sunset at Race Point in Provincetown.
  14. Make it a morning you won’t forget. Rise early, grab some coffee and baked goods from a local coffee shop, and catch the sunrise at Fort Hill in Eastham, Sconset on Nantucket, or Inkwell Beach on Martha’s Vineyard.
  15. Sit in the back of a limo and sip champagne while you and your honey tour this beautiful area.
  16. Commemorate Valentine’s day by surprising your love with an engraved boardwalk plank at Gray’s Beach in Yarmouth. A unique and unforgettable gift!
About Susan Hutchins

About Susan Hutchins: I joined the WeNeedaVacation team in 2012 and write website and blog content as well as promote WeNeedaVacation.com through social media. Having grown up spending summers on Nantucket, I have a strong connection to Cape Cod and the Islands. I now live in New Hampshire with my husband, two children, and golden retriever, and we are frequent visitors to the Cape. I love running local road races, the Brewster in Bloom 5K being a favorite. My family enjoys biking on the Cape Cod Rail Trail, hiking in Nickerson State Park, and relaxing on the beautiful beaches (usually a dog friendly one!).