Choose an unforgettable romantic experience day to enjoy together as a couple. Gift experiences create memories that can make your gift last a lifetime. Picking and choosing the right experience gift for a loved one is not always easy and sometimes it is good to enjoy and spend time together. We have highlighted our favourite experiences.
The one day ring making course, at the blacksmiths Academy, set in beautiful rural countryside in South Herefordshire and led by the expert team of craftsmen, who will guide and support you through each process of the design and forging of your own unique ring/s. The day runs for approximately 5 hours
You will make and design a piece of bespoke ironmongery, from the master craftsman who will show you some of their techniques and guide you through the four main stages of the blacksmithing process: Heating, Holding, Hitting and Shaping, which goes into the forging of your masterpiece.
Join an exceptional 4 hour Private Photography Night Tour South Bank & Westminster. Discover the true essence of London at night during a private night photography tour. Explore the luminous landscape of London at night and learn how to get great night photography shots with ease. The aim of this tour is to empower your night photography with expert tuition and tips.
Two and half hour Chocolate Truffle Making Workshops, Buckinghamshire. Everyone loves chocolate and with its mood boosting properties. Learn all about your favourite indulgence; how chocolate is grown, sourced and made, exploring the bean to bar process and trying different chocolate types from exotic parts of the world, then have a go at working with the chocolate.
Three hour Wildlife Photography Workshop Richmond Park Sunrise or Sunset. If you love getting out and about in nature, and want to learn how to capture beautiful wildlife photographs then look no further! This photography workshop – lead by professional wildlife, landscape and travel photographer Matthew Williams-Ellis – will teach you all you need to know!
Half day walking tour of Hadrian’s Wall, the UNESCO world heritage site is the frontier of the Roman Empire. The frontier extended for 80 roman miles and covers many landscapes. On the half-day tour, you focus on the fort at the east end of the wall – Segedunum. The fort is home to fantastic reconstructions of the Roman way of life – such as a section of the wall which can be viewed and walked along. You step into the Roman world and learn about this fantastic, ruthless but creative culture that conquered much of the known world. The tour starts at the fort of Segedunum – now called Wallsend.
Experience afternoon tea Covent Garden at B Bakery. The bakery is in the perfect location in Covent Garden as you people watch, relax and enjoy first class service and outstanding food at B Bakery Covent garden. Amidst the hustle and bustle of busy Covent Garden is the relaxing sanctuary of Brigit’s Bakery Covent Garden.
The new rural Hiver beer experience, Hiver at Albourne Estate. A hands-on 2 hour beekeeping and beer tasting experience, set on a stunning British vineyard in Sussex. This Rural Beekeeping & Craft Honey Beer Tasting, is split into one hour beekeeping and one hour of honey beer & honey tasting, which is very sensorial: you’ll try the beer, food and the honeys used in the brewing process and some of the beer ingredients.
Enjoy a relaxing Couple’s Spa day at St Michaels Spa Experience. After your sixty minute couples massage, take in the stunning views across Falmouth Bay, as you enjoy a 2 course lunch and glass of Prosecco. You will have full spa access, along with the Couples Rhassoul and time in the Deep Relax room, a day you won’t forget.
If you have a DSLR camera and fancied taking cityscapes/ seascapes in the dark but wondered how it’s done, this night Photography course is for you. Join Andrew Throup from JPO Photography on a ‘Night Photography Walkabout’. The walkabout will include tips on settings, F stop, ISO and Shutter Speed and how they all work together to produce great night images. The walkabout will last approximately 2 to 2.5 hours. (If it’s raining on your chosen date you can move to another date as courses run right through the darker months).
Enjoy this 2 hour ‘behind the scenes’ brewery and wine tour for two around the Chiltern Winery and Brewery. Find out the from the experts at Chiltern Valley Winery & Brewery about grape pressing, fermentation, bottling and labelling. After your tour there is a tutored tasting of 3 to 4 of the wide selection of Wines, Ales & Liqueurs. Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, Old Luxters is home to ‘Chiltern Valley Wines’, its Vineyard, Winery, Old Luxters Brewery, Liqueur making facilities and cellar shop.
Enjoy a thrilling day out where you will have the chance to drive a 1200cc Off Road Rally Buggy in Cheshire. When it is dry it is fast with speeds up to 40 mph and in the wet it can be tricky to control as well as difficult to see where you are going with so much mud flying around. In the summer a few sections are flooded so you get the mud experience. When it is very wet then be prepared for a mud bath!!!
Food Sorcery’s Cookery Cooking Together – dine out with a twist. One ticket is for two people, join a sociable evening with a blend of evening out at a restaurant and cookery class. A chef led evening, ditch the conventional restaurant meal and have fun with your partner or friends. Become chefs for the night, chopping, slicing, squeezing and peeling to create a restaurant inspired meal.
This champagne cookery day is one for the ladies, as you learn from the professionals at the award winning Edinburgh School of Food & Wine (ESFW). This exclusive champagne cookery day for the ladies is one of ESFW’s most popular luxury gift experiences, and makes for the perfect gift.