Kampala, Uganda | By Michael Wandati | You’re not a guy who likes to settle — and neither is she. That means when February 14 comes around, you want to wow the special lady in your life with a Valentine’s Day gift to remember.
And when it comes to what women want on this Valentine’s Day, women have it down pat. Whether you’re shopping for your wife, sister or mother, choosing a Valentine’s Day gift for the special woman—or women—in your life can come with some intimidation factor.
However, the gentlemen may quickly get swamped by the wide array of possibilities to impress that special someone with a petite gift that’s packed with feeling, a treasure that she will keep forever, or a dramatic present for the number one lady in your life.
Here’s to hoping the selection below will ease your troubles:
1. Women love sandy beaches and clear waters
Blow her mind away with a two country package visit courtesy of Globetrotters Travel and Tours, located at UAP Insurance Building, Plot 1 Kimathi Avenue – Kampala, Uganda exploring the best beaches in Mombasa and Tanzania.
Spend your time enjoying Tanzania’s pristine white sands or basking in the warmth of Mombasa’s sand at affordable packages inclusive of transportation, accommodation, tours and meals.
Mombasa and Dar es Salaam is home to both small and big beaches each uniquely suited and varying in appeal for every traveler.
Contact Globetrotters Travel and Tours today and they will be able to advice you and help you plan your beach holiday in Mombasa, Kenya and Tanzania.
2. I see you…
This is an item highly underrated in terms of importance. However, if the object of your attentions unwraps a present to peer down at a sleek camera, you can be sure the first thing they’ll do is take your picture.
Capture memories with your loved one this Valentine’s Day—and beyond—with this punchy piece that’s perfect for parties and get-togethers.
A good word to hear if you’ve decided to propose this Valentine’s Day. Rings for women have always had a special place in every women’s jewelry collection primarily because of the reason that they help them get the desired look and feel.
If you’re looking for elegant and classy rings for women, whether shopping to pop the question or show your love and appreciation, you are sure to find the perfect ring for that special someone at Armaan Jewellers and Goldsmith in Garden City Shopping Mall, Lowe Ground Floor who has an excellent selection of rings for you to choose from and also who design and make customised rings at affordable prices.
4. Nectar and Ambrosia
“Great wines for great moments,” is the motto The Wine Garage located on tank Hill Road in Muyenga lives by. Visit their bar and shop and choose from a vast selection of wines. The Wine Garage is a fantastic place to not only buy wine, but to sit and enjoy a glass… or two!
The Wine Garage offers a nice selection of wines from South Africa, Italy, Australia, Chile, France, and Spain. Their bottles range from 20,000 – 120,000+ UGX.
5. Scent of a woman
Valentine’s Day is days away, so if you haven’t picked up a gift for a special woman in your life, consider spoiling her with fragrance.
Put aside those huge bottles of perfume that will last a girl months and months. Instead, pay a visit to Charms Ultimate Cosmetic Shoppe along Kampala road and select designer oil perfumes.
6. The bags, the bags…
She may only have eyes for you, but I know your Valentine’s Day handbag gift will get her attention too.
Shopping for these things can be a bit tiresome, but it must be done. You must put on your walking shoes and-walk. You can show her how much she means to you by having her Valentine purse embossed with her name or initials, otherwise the shopping complexes near the Old Taxi Park in downtown Kampala should just about finish the business.
Discover all of the beloved handbags at the complexes and find the gift that will make her heart skip a beat this year.
7. A girls’ best friend
Earrings, necklaces, bracelets, and an engraved message. Sterling silver, white, gold and yellow gold is a wonderful gift to get her charm collecting started.
The exquisiteness of it all will make any woman swoon. And Armaan Jewellers and Goldsmith in Garden City is just the place to go, with very helpful staff who provide friendly tidbits to help you make the right choice.
Many women love shoes, and they all have their own preferences when it comes to choosing the right pair. You’ve got style, color, height and material to worry about, so its best to just take your significant other for some light shopping a couple of weeks earlier and have her try out some dresses and shoes “just for the fun of it.”
When she sets her eyes on a particular pair, you’ll know what to get.
9. Coupons for a spa center
If you are the type of couple who enjoys spending a lot of time together, but seldom get the chance to do it because of the hectic city life, with demanding jobs and tight schedules, then a relaxing treatment at a spa center is just what the doctor ordered.
You and your girl can get the rest that you deserve and recharge your batteries, or you could give organize a date night on Valentine’s Day and give her the coupon so she could go and have some time to herself.
10. Sexy lingerie
Some women are very turned on by the fact that they can make their partner go crazy over them and they enjoy showing their erotic side. For all those sexy ladies out there who aren’t afraid to show off their wild side, some sexy lingerie is a very good Valentine’s Day gift.
Don’t be afraid to spoil your girl a little during this romantic holiday, make it all about her and give her the present in the evening when you are starting to relax back home with some wine and snacks.
11. Items related to her favorite hobby
Show her that you care about the things she enjoys doing by picking out a nice little present related to her hobby. Depending on what your significant other likes to do in her spare time, you can have a lot of opportunity to be caring and practical at the same time.
If she likes to run or do some form of fitness training, than she will surely appreciate a good pair of running shoes; if she likes to cook, recipe books and professional chef’s knife sets would make a good gift; if she is a collector you can add some great new additions to her collection, and so on.
Give your wife, girlfriend, sister or mother the valentine’s day gift she really wants.