Americans will spend more than $19 billion on Valentine’s day, from greeting cards to jewelry to a night out. The average cost for each smitten kitten is around $143.56.
However, there is good news for the frugal among us. Depending on where you go and what you do, a sweet evening can be inexpensive and still have quality. You just need to be in the right place with the right budget.
Those sweethearts at WalletHub determined the most romantic and cost-effective cities for celebrating Valentine’s Day. They compared 100 of the largest U.S. cities across nearly two dozen criteria like flowers and dining and Orlando scores in the Top Five.