If you are going for a traditional Valentine's Day this year there are 3 "must haves". You must have dinner reservations at a romantic restaurant. You must have flowers and you must have chocolate!

By the time you are done scrolling through the next couple of pages you will have see the best options in the Capital Region for all 3 categories. This can be your official guide to Valentine's Day 2022!

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Let's start with the item that interests me the most, chocolate! Here are the Top 10 Chocolate Shops in the Capital Region.

Top 10 Chocolate Shops in the Capital Region

These are the best destinations for Valentine's Day or any day!

Ten Most Romantic Restaurants in the Capital Region

Based on Yelp reviews, social media posts and YOU!

5 Indoor Water Parks Across New York State

Literally, there are plenty of places within driving distance of Central New York and the Mohawk Valley that you can make a weekend getaway out of. Water slides, heated pools, and tropical temps....inside a building......where if you look outside you'll see inches, or feet, of snow.

Through our research, we were able to find at least 5 indoor water parks in New York: