We say yes to a very few - limiting it to locales that are at once casually hip and comfortably relaxing.
Venues that have a dash of fun thrown in for good measure.
Those looking for love in Manchester will find themselves spoilt for choice, with venues like Tiger Tiger and Pitcher and Piano holding regular speed dating nights for age groups including 22-34, 26-38 and 30-42.
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Then my date and I head off to ride the lifts together and ski any runs we choose.Choose from one of four hetero speed dating sessions or one for LGBT.If Flash Gordon can save the entire Earth in 14 hours, perhaps you can make a love connection in only three minutes.Luvbyrd, a dating app for outdoorsy types, has organized these speed-dating events since 2015 and hosted a day at New Hampshire’s Crotched Mountain and two days at Colorado’s Loveland this year.
I signed up for one at Loveland the weekend before Valentine’s Day.
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