Do you ever fell like your relationship has gotten too routine? Maybe there’s a lack of excitement, and a longing to connect deeper. This happens to the best of us. We get into a routine, and we get comfortable, forgetting that sometimes the best way to reignite the flame is by creating a new experience with your partner.

Treating your relationship like a first date every now and then, is a great way to keep things exciting for you both. Here are a couple of tips to create more excitement in your relationship:

Try Something New Together

It sounds obvious right? is, but many couples brush it off. They think to themselves, “I don’t have time for that,” or “We don’t like the same activities.” I’m here to tell you that, something as simple as switching out a dinner date to go go-carting or to partake in bad karaoke, can bring a new sense of fun and thrill to your relationship. Have fun, let loose, and be open to exploring something new together. It doesn’t have to be your favorite activity in the world. Sometimes you just need to shake things up a bit, and have a few laughs, or maybe some friendly competition. you never know which activity might become your new favorite date night go to.

Get Away Together 

Yes, taking a vacation together is always a good idea. It forces you out of your normal routine, and can give you and your partner an opportunity to relax a bit. If you don’t have the resources or time to book a mini vacation, that’s ok. Something as simple as a one night stay in a local hotel, can have the same effect. Without the distractions of “what needs to be done around the house,” even a little hotel getaway can feel like an all inclusive resort as long as you fully commit to leaving those distractions at home, so that you can be completely connected to each other.

If you do have an itch to take a longer trip, try one of our all inclusive Couples Retreats in Costa Rica.