How to do Valentine’s Day Right in NYC

February 13, 2019 by Damian O’Keeffe

Valentine’s Day is the international day for romance. For some, it’s a Hallmark holiday that sadly is seen as an obligation. Fortunately, for others, it’s an opportunity to show appreciation for the person they love.

Here at Hornblower New York, we did a little research and discovered that NYC is the second most romantic city in America on Valentine’s Day. The greatest city in the world should be #1. Hornblower’s here …

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

February 9, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Valentine's Gift Ideas NYC


When it comes to Valentine’s Day and the art of gift giving, it really is the thought that counts.

The key to romance and getting your Valentine’s Day gift right isn’t necessarily the most expensive piece of jewelry or dinner, it’s showing that you listen and can be thoughtful… Which, confusingly, could also mean expensive jewelry.

Do you still have no idea? Here are some tips.

Make something. If you know you can, …

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Valentine’s Day isn’t Just for Couples

January 19, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Valentine's Day Cruises New York - Hornblower


Valentine’s Day is possibly the most notorious of the Hallmark holidays, even those in relationships find it more of an obligation than a truly romantic occasion. But Hornblower’s here to say, let’s make Valentine’s Day fun again and include everyone!

All Valentine’s Day weekend, we’ll be running special Valentine’s Day cruises for singles aboard Alive After Five and Rock the Yacht! Of course, couples will be welcome too. Anyone can come.

We …

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How to Plan the Perfect Proposal

January 12, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
How To Propose - Valentine's Day Cruise NYC


Valentine’s Day is on its way and for many, this prompts thoughts of popping the question.

If you missed out on proposing on Christmas Eve, this coming Valentine’s Day is your chance. Quick side note – most women prefer to be proposed to on Valentine’s Day.

But we know that these days, women can propose too, and there’s no reason why you shouldn’t. Who you’re proposing to is probably the most important …

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Valentine’s Day is Right Around the Corner!

January 14, 2015 by Cameron Clark


The year’s most romantic day is nearly upon us! What do you have planned to wow that special someone in your life?

At Hornblower, we’re gearing up for a fun-filled Valentine’s Day. Aboard our brunch and dinner cruises sailing from Pier 40 in the West Village on February 14, we promise there’s no better way to reignite the romance.


Valentine’s Day Brunch Cruise
Experience New York’s most romantic brunch cruise aboard …

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