Special occasions call for special celebrations. What could be more special than celebrating togetherness with your loved one? Wedding anniversaries are a great way to rekindle the romance in a relationship. Whether you are a young couple or the one celebrating your 25th anniversary, there should be no excuse for you to not put much thought for this special day. There are a number of ways you can make this day special for you both. While there is the good old ‘anniversary meal’, many people are also opting to take time out and go on a relaxing vacation together. There is also no dearth of out-of-the-box ideas o surprise your loved one with.
We understand love has no limit, but one’s pocket definitely does. Xoxoday believes that money should not be a deterrent if you want to enjoy your wedding anniversary to the fullest. You don’t have to splurge and burn a hole in your pocket for a memorable day. Here’s a list of some economical ideas to celebrate togetherness with your spouse.
Coriander Leaf offers mouth-watering Indian, Mughlai, Kashmiri, North Indian, Pakistani cuisine. This is a great place for a romantic dinner. If you and your partner have a strong Indian palate, the food here is going to be a delight for you. The experience offers a welcome drink followed by a 3-course dinner. Shahi Tukda, Biryani, Khamiri Roti, Nihari, Haleem, Kulfi, Paneer Tikka are what the patrons love the most in the menu.
Try out something different this year. Sure, you can go out for a nice dinner or out of the city for quiet vacation but surprise your partner with this interesting choice to spend some time together and in the process learn a new skill. The session will be an interactive workshop touching base with the basics of chocolate making.
In the humdrum of our lives, it is sometimes important to take off to a place that will provide you with the solitude to reconnect. Wedding anniversaries are the perfect opportunities to show the love and care to your partner and be able to spend some quality time with them. V Resorts in Ramgarh invites you to spend 3 days amidst the snow-capped mountains in Nainital. Wake up to the amazing view of Himalayas, sip coffee while cosying in the blankets, go for long walks, admiring the nature and if you feel a little adventurous, a small trek can also be arranged for you.
Here’s another fun activity for you and your partner. Cooking is a great bonding experience. Learn to cook a non-veg tandoori platter (shami kebab, nuggets, chicken hariyali and much more) from start to finish and then how to plate it. You will be under the guidance of an experienced chef who will introduce you to the nitty-gritty details of cooking the non-veg platter.
Set amidst the Garden of Five Senses, Fio is a delight to all senses. The place has a romantic touch to it. Nature combined with beautiful decor will render a touch of intimacy to all couples. The cuisine is a mix of Italian and North Indian dishes and the menu is elaborate. If you really want to make an impression, Fio is the place to take your partner.
While all of us like to be pampered, it is our mother earth that needs the most pampering at the moment. Make your anniversary count this year by becoming more conscious of the environment. As a couple, indulge in an activity that will have a larger effect. Plant a sapling or adopt a patch within the park with Swechha India. You will also be taken on a guided tour through the park where all the environment enthusiasts get to interact with the experts.
What could be more romantic than having a recording of a song dedicated to you? Go all out on romance and record a song in your own voice for your spouse. You will be guided by the experienced technicians. Get your song recorded, mixed with a karaoke of your choice and the CD will be delivered to you.
Escape to a tranquil place for a day, keep each other company and surrender to the quiet that surrounds you. Fort Unchagaon is 145 km from Delhi and is a great place to relax. You and your partner can celebrate a peaceful wedding anniversary, away from the city lights. To keep the energy high, you can also participate in activities like pottery, tractor rides and bullock rides. Sports like cricket and badminton will keep you entertained.
Nothing can ever beat the charm of romantic meals together. Head over to the Samavar in The Ashoka and indulge in a 4-course lunch consisting of North Indian, Chinese and Continental cuisines while sitting by the pool. Since it is your special occasion, you will be escorted with a bouquet of flowers.
This one involves a royal stay in an old haveli turned heritage hotel. Hotel Malji Ka Kamra in Churu, Rajasthan gives you culture, heritage and history, all packaged together, beautifully. Get fascinated while you take a walk around the haveli or inside its corridors that have stood the test of times. You know what’s the perfect thing to do here? Sit in the garden while you sip on a glass of wine and take in all the history around you.