If you haven’t yet decided what to do for Valentine’s Day this year, then a vacation to Mexico could be the answer. There is nothing more romantic than walking hand in hand along a sandy beach barefoot with the one that you love. In the USA alone, people spend more than 20 billion dollars in gifts for Valentine’s Day, so why not invest in a vacation of a lifetime to one of the most beautiful places in the world – Mexico.
History of Valentine’s Day
Most people believe that Valentine’s Day is named after the Feast of Saint Valentine who was martyred for marrying people in a Christian ceremony in secret during the times of the Roman Empire. With this feast day came a whole host of traditions, from Medieval women eating hallucinogenic foods to see images of their future husbands to sending cards during the Victorian period in Britain. Nowadays, cards, chocolates and flowers are standard to show your love for someone on Valentines.
Mexico Valentine’s Proposal
Statistics show that more than 6 million couples in the US will get engaged on Valentine’s Day. A vacation to Mexico is the ideal opportunity to make that memorable moment when he or she agrees to be your spouse. A boat trip whale watching, a romantic candlelit dinner on the beach, a horseback ride along the beach are all just some of the ways you can propose to your beloved on Valentine’s in Mexico.
Top Valentine’s Destinations in Mexico
Among the most romantic places to enjoy Valentine’s Day in Mexico are Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallarta or Nuevo Vallarta, the Islands of Loreto and Cancun.
Why not make this Valentine’s Day stand out from the rest with a vacation to Mexico?