7 Double Dating Ideas for Couples
Have you ever experienced the excitement of a double date? The concept of double dates is not well practiced around the world. People like to stick with the traditional idea of dating where two people meet and spend the day out and get back home. You should always practice fun ways to brighten up your relationship and double dates is certainly one of them. [ Read: Double Date with other couples – Pros and Cons ]
Here are a few double dating tips that could bring you, your partner and your friends closer:
- Dine together
The four of you should make dinner plans as often as you can. Going out on a movie or watching a play does the trick but it isn’t as good as dining together. Not only do you all get to eat a scrumptious meal, but you also have a whole hearted conversation over dinner. Movies and plays leave you no time to talk and have a real interaction but it isn’t the same over dinner. You eat your favourite meals and have all the time in the world to get to know each other’s likes, dislikes and hobbies. Dinners are a great way to bond with each other and would bring make your relationship and friendship stronger and more fun. [ Read: How to Date a Girl by Making Her Laugh ]
- Take a trip
If you all have no plans for the weekend and the following days then you must plan a getaway for a few days. Nothing is more exciting than taking a trip with your friends and especially your lover. The thrill and excitement would definitely charge up your relationship. Exploring a new city and spending all that time with your partner brings new dimensions to your relationship. This will not only benefit your relationship with your partner but it would also help you to bond with the other couple and have a great time together.
- Learning from each other
Double dates can offer a fresh perspective to the whole concept of dating. You not only get to share your personal tips and tricks about relationships but also learn a lot from the other couple. You have four different points of view shared at a single table. What more can you ask for? [ Read: Marry, Date or Dump – How Do Women Decide This? ]
- Plan sleepovers
This might sounds very immature and like something you did back in school, but trust me, if you clear that myth from your mind it could actually turn into a fun plan. You know how you plan up double dates and all the time goes in getting ready and traveling? All this is not required in a sleep over. We are obviously not suggesting that you have pillow fights and talk about your crushes, but you could always mould it according to your convenience. Ladies, there is absolutely no need to pull out your LBDs and guys, tonight you won’t be going through the hassle of suiting up. Both couples can be dressed in decent pyjamas and while away the night. Trust me when you wake up the next morning lying beside your partner you will feel as fresh as a flower.
- Outdoor fun.
A few dinners are okay but don’t make a habit out of it. You all should engage in outdoor activities. Plan a fun picnic followed by some fun games. Volleyball by the beach sounds like a great idea. You could go the cliché way and have a ‘couple vs. couple’ match, or you could spice up things a little and do a boys vs. girls fun competition. [ Read: 13 Pros & Cons of Dating Someone Smarter than You ]
- Long drives
There are times when you just want to sit and relax. During this time you might want to take things a little ahead and instead of couching around the house with the other couple you could opt for a long drive plan instead. There is nothing more soothing than fresh air in your face and your favourite song playing in the background. The beautiful part about this is you don’t need to be constantly talking with your partner but you still feel that connection with them. The four of you could even stop midway and enjoy your favourite ice cream and chit-chat a little.
- Get a little naughty
Everyone does the basics, so you should try things out of the box. There is no shame in slipping a hot kiss to your partner at dinner or while enjoying a glass of wine by the pool. This would not only spice up your life with your partner but would definitely encourage the other couple to try out new things. [ Read: 10 Relationship Stages That All Couples Go Through ]
The whole concept of double dates is as fun as you make them. The fun, the chase and the drama just adds to the spice in all the right ways. Everyone could be mainstream and take their partner out for those regular dinners. The whole idea is to add different ways to step away from the regular and bring in new ideas to make life happier and more interesting.