Motion Potion: Casanova breakfasted on 50 oysters a day to prepare himself for his arduous amours. Lucky for you, rousing a romantic mood is made easier with a simple pairing: a bike ride followed by an oyster feast.
Rock ’n’ Flow: 25-foot Seeley Creek Falls in the San Bernardino Mountains puts on a good show this time of year—and the symmetrical heart-shaped granite bowl at its crest provides the ultimate symbol of your rock solid romance.
In the Bluff: Show your Valentine a whale of a good time at Carpinteria Bluffs Nature Preserve, a 52-acre parcel east of Santa Barbara where a trail leads to an unobstructed and sweeping vista primed for spying migrating gray whales.
The Magic Our: LA’s charming, ivy-covered Los Liones Trail exudes romance, with a trail-top bench offering a sweetheart of a view overlooking Santa Monica Bay, especially at sunset.