Amsterdam, 8 February 2021 - Tiqets, an online ticketing platform for museums and attractions, is launching a campaign to ‘Save the Date’ this Valentine’s weekend with a series of FREE, online romantic experiences. The exclusive line-up includes a stroll through Europe’s most romantic palace in Sintra, a sunset gondola ride in Venice, and a date with the Aquarium of the Pacific’s most romantic residents: the penguins.
Rescue romance with an unforgettable Valentine’s date at home. On Friday 12 February, Tiqets will offer a series of new, free online experiences to give people around the world the chance to enjoy once-in-a-lifetime experiences in their own homes.
As the most romantic day of the year approaches and lockdowns around the world drag on, it’s tough to plan a romantic Valentine’s date while stuck at home. But whether people are looking for romance, hosting a virtual Galentine’s night, or celebrating themselves, it’s perfectly possible to “Save the Date” this Valentine’s weekend.
Take a virtual stroll through the corridors of Europe’s most romantic palace and discover the two epic love stories behind the doors of the Palace of Pena.
Delight in a romantic sunset gondola ride along Venice’s grand canal with a gondolier sharing the city’s most famous love stories.
Meet the penguins at the Aquarium of the Pacific and learn all about these amazing birds that form life-long pairs.
Discover the inspiring love story of Salvador Dalí and Gala – his wife, without whom Dalí would have never become an icon of surrealist art.
From how the building of the Brooklyn Bridge was saved by love to the infamous Times Square Kiss, the story of New York’s history features plenty of romance. Join One World Observatory for a view of the city and the love stories that make it so special.
Sign up here to participate in one or more of the above FREE exclusive online experiences for an unforgettable date night at home. All registrants will receive the recording after the live event to view any time all Valentine’s weekend.
In these challenging times the world today faces, we welcomed Tiqets’ invitation to be a part of this online event. It gives us a chance to share this magnificent palace and these two inspiring stories to the public’s homes, knowing that the future will once again bring the possibility for them to experience this site for themselves.José Lino Ramos, Board Director of Parques de Sintra
The Aquarium of the Pacific is excited to participate with Tiqets customers and connect virtually through our penguin habitat. While the love stories of our penguin waddle are equal parts entertaining and educational, bringing penguins into homes via virtual interactions also gives us the opportunity to share.Sarah Brainard, Aquarium of the Pacific
CitizenM is joining the mission to save Valentine's Day by offering Tiqets' instagram followers a free night for two at one of their hotels. To enter, visit the Tiqets Instagram account for further instructions.
Love in the time of Covid is tough. Couples have been separated, first dates are complicated, and date night options are limited. But Valentine’s Day is still worth celebrating. We hope that these exclusive cultural experiences offer people more ways to love this Valentine’s.Luuc Elzinga, President Tiqets
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Tiqets’ mission is to make culture more accessible by making it easier for more people to discover more ways to culture. From the start in 2014, the company has connected millions of people to museums and attractions with instant, last-minute and mobile tickets. Tiqets works with both hidden gems and top museums and attractions all over the world.
The company is headquartered in Amsterdam and now employs 200 people worldwide, including in Amsterdam (HQ) as well as Seattle, Las Vegas, Orlando, Philadelphia, London, Copenhagen, Paris, Barcelona, Rome, Vienna, Bangkok, Tokyo and Osaka. More information can be found on Tiqets.com.