Click here to close now.

SYS-CON MEDIA Authors: Lori MacVittie, Peter Silva, Liz McMillan, Jason Bloomberg, Carmen Gonzalez

News Feed Item

Romantic Date Ideas on the Water in San Diego for Valentine's Day 2014

Earlier This Month the Local Area Experts at SanDiego.com Released Their Picks for the Most Romantic Dates out on the Water in San Diego for This Valentine's Day

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/21/14 -- Being out on the water just exudes romance, so what could be better than a date on the water in beautiful San Diego this Valentine's Day, 2014? There are a many options available depending upon taste, but a few stick out as the most romantic. Below is a listing of romantic cruises offered by local iconic favorites Hornblower Cruises & Events, and Flagship Cruises & Events. And what has to be the most uniquely romantic thing to do anywhere in San Diego (not to mention on the water), The Gondola Company offers a "Passport to Italy" with is gondola cruises on San Diego Bay equip with authentic gondolas, gondoliers, music and warm blankets for night cruises.

The Gondola Company

Romantic, magical, enchanting, relaxing, entertaining, fun and memorable are all words that describe a gondola cruise on the Bay. Each cruise is 50 minutes in duration, is private, and takes guests through the gentle waterways and canals of the Coronado Cays. The cruises include a dessert tray, warm, soft blankets, an ice bucket, and souvenir wine glasses. Guests and guests are invited to bring their own beverages to enjoy! All prices are per couple, and any additional passengers on the private cruise are $20 extra dollars with up to 6 passengers maximum.

Saint Valentino Cruise - Thursday 2/13- $145/ couple, Friday 2/14- $175/ couple, Saturday 2/15- $145/ couple, Sunday 2/16 $145/ couple

Sunset Valentino Cruise - Thursday 2/13- $165/ couple, Friday 2/14- $195/ couple, Saturday 2/15- $165/ couple, Sunday 2/16 $165/ couple

Add on the Valentino Musica Upgrade for just $100 and enjoy the serenading sounds of a professional mandolin or violin player.

The Gondola Company runs all year-round and daily from 11 am to midnight.

Hornblower Cruises

Sweetheart VIP Full Moon Dinner Cruise - $229/ person @ 7pm-10pm February 14th
Celebrate love this Valentine's Day in style with VIP treatment, starting with champagne and dinner, followed by a lovely evening of music and dancing under the stars, taking in the beautiful San Diego views.

Cupid's Dinner Cruise with Band - $159/ person @7pm-10pm February 14th
Bring your appetite! This cruise includes a delectable full buffet with free flowing champagne all night to toast with that special someone.

Romance Dinner Cruise with DJ - $149/ person @ 7pm-10pm February 14th
Guests are greeted by the Captain himself and a cold glass of bubbly to start the night off right. On board the beautifully decorated yacht guests can enjoy the views and music all night long for a romantic evening outing.

Valentine's Day Weekend Dinner Cruise - $104.95/ person @7pm-10pm February 15th
Take your date out on special Saturday Dinner cruise and watch the sunset while enjoying a delicious three course meal on board the beautifully decorated yacht. Dance the night away while taking in the breathtaking panoramic views of Downtown San Diego.

Valentine's Weekend Champagne Brunch Cruise - $65/ person @11am-1pm February 15th & 16th

Offering a full buffet and unlimited champagne and sparkling cider, guests can also enjoy a narrated tour of San Diego landmarks on board the decorated yacht.

Flagship Cruises

Offering guests a 2.5 hour fine dining experience with music, and great views of the San Diego skyline and city. Great for couples, families, or anyone looking to have a good time!

Valentine's Dinner Cruise - $115.49/adult & $70.43/child @ 7:30pm-10pm Friday 2/14 & Saturday 2/15

Sweethearts Dinner Cruise - *must be 21 and up* $153.60/adult @ 7:30pm-10pm Friday 2/14 & Saturday 2/15

SanDiego.com is one of San Diego's oldest and busiest travel and tourism websites, known as the local authority for all things San Diego. The author of this article, Erica James, is a native San Diegan who truly believes that there is no place more fun and exciting than beautiful San Diego!

Add to Digg Bookmark with del.icio.us Add to Newsvine

Media Contact:

Erica James
Market Editor
Email Contact
858-454-5900 x.10302

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

Latest Stories
Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) is a technology designed to make DevOps easier and allow developers to focus on application development. The PaaS takes care of provisioning, scaling, HA, and other cloud management aspects. Apache Stratos is a PaaS codebase developed in Apache and designed to create a highly productive developer environment while also supporting powerful deployment options. Integration with the Docker platform, CoreOS Linux distribution, and Kubernetes container management system ...
Almost everyone sees the potential of Internet of Things but how can businesses truly unlock that potential. The key will be in the ability to discover business insight in the midst of an ocean of Big Data generated from billions of embedded devices via Systems of Discover. Businesses will also need to ensure that they can sustain that insight by leveraging the cloud for global reach, scale and elasticity.
It’s been proven time and time again that in tech, diversity drives greater innovation, better team productivity and greater profits and market share. So what can we do in our DevOps teams to embrace diversity and help transform the culture of development and operations into a true “DevOps” team? In her session at DevOps Summit, Stefana Muller, Director, Product Management – Continuous Delivery at CA Technologies, will answer that question citing examples, showing how to create opportunities f...
IoT is still a vague buzzword for many people. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Mike Kavis, Vice President & Principal Cloud Architect at Cloud Technology Partners, discussed the business value of IoT that goes far beyond the general public's perception that IoT is all about wearables and home consumer services. He also discussed how IoT is perceived by investors and how venture capitalist access this space. Other topics discussed were barriers to success, what is new, what is old, and what th...
Even as cloud and managed services grow increasingly central to business strategy and performance, challenges remain. The biggest sticking point for companies seeking to capitalize on the cloud is data security. Keeping data safe is an issue in any computing environment, and it has been a focus since the earliest days of the cloud revolution. Understandably so: a lot can go wrong when you allow valuable information to live outside the firewall. Recent revelations about government snooping, along...
Red Hat has launched the Red Hat Cloud Innovation Practice, a new global team of experts that will assist companies with more quickly on-ramping to the cloud. They will do this by providing solutions and services such as validated designs with reference architectures and agile methodology consulting, training, and support. The Red Hat Cloud Innovation Practice is born out of the integration of technology and engineering expertise gained through the company’s 2014 acquisitions of leading Ceph s...
CommVault has announced that top industry technology visionaries have joined its leadership team. The addition of leaders from companies such as Oracle, SAP, Microsoft, Cisco, PwC and EMC signals the continuation of CommVault Next, the company's business transformation for sales, go-to-market strategies, pricing and packaging and technology innovation. The company also announced that it had realigned its structure to create business units to more directly match how customers evaluate, deploy, op...
In his session at DevOps Summit, Tapabrata Pal, Director of Enterprise Architecture at Capital One, will tell a story about how Capital One has embraced Agile and DevOps Security practices across the Enterprise – driven by Enterprise Architecture; bringing in Development, Operations and Information Security organizations together. Capital Ones DevOpsSec practice is based upon three "pillars" – Shift-Left, Automate Everything, Dashboard Everything. Within about three years, from 100% waterfall, C...
SYS-CON Media announced that IBM, which offers the world’s deepest portfolio of technologies and expertise that are transforming the future of work, has launched ad campaigns on SYS-CON’s numerous online magazines such as Cloud Computing Journal, Virtualization Journal, SOA World Magazine, and IoT Journal. IBM’s campaigns focus on vendors in the technology marketplace, the future of testing, Big Data and analytics, and mobile platforms.
The explosion of connected devices / sensors is creating an ever-expanding set of new and valuable data. In parallel the emerging capability of Big Data technologies to store, access, analyze, and react to this data is producing changes in business models under the umbrella of the Internet of Things (IoT). In particular within the Insurance industry, IoT appears positioned to enable deep changes by altering relationships between insurers, distributors, and the insured. In his session at @Things...
PubNub on Monday has announced that it is partnering with IBM to bring its sophisticated real-time data streaming and messaging capabilities to Bluemix, IBM’s cloud development platform. “Today’s app and connected devices require an always-on connection, but building a secure, scalable solution from the ground up is time consuming, resource intensive, and error-prone,” said Todd Greene, CEO of PubNub. “PubNub enables web, mobile and IoT developers building apps on IBM Bluemix to quickly add sc...
Business and IT leaders today need better application delivery capabilities to support critical new innovation. But how often do you hear objections to improving application delivery like, “I can harden it against attack, but not on this timeline”; “I can make it better, but it will cost more”; “I can deliver faster, but not with these specs”; or “I can stay strong on cost control, but quality will suffer”? In the new application economy, these tradeoffs are no longer acceptable. Customers will ...
The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly in the process of breaking from its heretofore relatively obscure enterprise applications (such as plant floor control and supply chain management) and going mainstream into the consumer space. More and more creative folks are interconnecting everyday products such as household items, mobile devices, appliances and cars, and unleashing new and imaginative scenarios. We are seeing a lot of excitement around applications in home automation, personal fitness,...
Data-intensive companies that strive to gain insights from data using Big Data analytics tools can gain tremendous competitive advantage by deploying data-centric storage. Organizations generate large volumes of data, the vast majority of which is unstructured. As the volume and velocity of this unstructured data increases, the costs, risks and usability challenges associated with managing the unstructured data (regardless of file type, size or device) increases simultaneously, including end-to-...
Sensor-enabled things are becoming more commonplace, precursors to a larger and more complex framework that most consider the ultimate promise of the IoT: things connecting, interacting, sharing, storing, and over time perhaps learning and predicting based on habits, behaviors, location, preferences, purchases and more. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Tom Wesselman, Director of Communications Ecosystem Architecture at Plantronics, will examine the still nascent IoT as it is coalescing, includin...