Cost: $$ - $$$Hitting the pavement to train for a race, whether it’s a fun 5K Color Run or a challenging marathon, can bring the two of you closer and help you both hold yourselves accountable for training days. But now many cities have rolled out similar programs that allow folks to cruise around on rented two-wheelers on the cheap.
Plus, a shared sweat sesh can help you get lucky in the sheets: One survey found couples that run together get it on more too. Grab some cruisers and explore the local scene for a few hours.
You’ll still get the perks—research shows coffee can be good for you, helping stave off dementia and Alzheimer’s.
Cost: $$This pot of melted goodness can be tailored to the cheese addict sweet tooth.
Arrive early for dibs on the biggest selection, or come by an hour before close to get the best deals.
When you get home, whip up some healthy snacks or a romantic meal for two.
Cost: $ - $$$Scoping out the various for-sale goods can be the perfect way to score super cheap (and needed) clothes and home décor.
Many observatories, parks, and local colleges also offer public viewing nights with guided “star tours” and discussions.
Cost: 0*When the season’s right, hit up a local apple orchard to pick a bundle of the antioxidant-rich fall superfood.