Looking for a romantic getaway that won’t set you back a bundle but will send your sweetheart into ecstasy? Think a seaside escape to Oceanside on San Diego's North Shore where thrills and spills abound from sky to sea and beyond.
- Soar to new heights with tandem jumps from Tsunami Skydivers, Oceanside's latest adventure activity that operates out of Oceanside Municipal Airport, and is the only spot along the Southern California coast where couples can take the plunge while enjoying spectacular ocean views. Duos can also cozy up with a flight in a vintage biplane from Coastal Aero Scenic. Taking off from Oceanside Municipal Airport, couples head down the coast in an open air 1941 Waco Biplane and discover one-of-a-kind views of the coast and area landmarks. For more information call 760-845-6906.
- Stay on terra firma and get swept off your feet onto a stand up paddle board, where you can make waves along the calm, picturesque harbor. Those with more skill can head out into the open ocean and take advantage of Oceanside's world famous surf breaks. Oceanside Harbor also offers many other great activities for couples including kayaking, sailing, jet-skiing and whale watching expeditions from December through March.
- Stroll hand-in-hand along Oceanside's 3.6 miles of sandy beach and do a little bird watching. More than 150 seabird species make their home around the Buena Vista Lagoon. You’ll eye the great blue heron, black necked stilt, white pelican and more.
- Book a cozy cottage by the sea at Oceanside’s Beachfront Only luxury vacation rentals is offering romantics a special Valentine’s Getaway Package that includes 25% off select rooms and a dozen red roses upon arrival for stays between Feb. 8 and 17, 2013. After experiencing the thrills in Oceanside, couples can retreat to an oceanfront condo complete with kitchen, separate bedroom(s) and stylish living area. Rentals also include common areas with oceanfront fire pits, barbecue areas and patios. For more information, visit www.beachfrontonly.com and use promo code: vdayoceanside.