It's almost here. In just over a week, couples all over the nation will be celebrating Valentine's Day. There will be some people buying jewelry, flowers, chocolate, etc. And while there's nothing wrong with any of those things, you can step up your game by finding an awesome Valentine's Day Getaway.

That's where I come in.

Between now and V-Day, I'll be listing some awesome Valentine's Day Getaways that are within driving distance - some of them actually IN Deep East Texas.

So, if you're looking for an awesome getaway without having to fly somewhere or use up an entire day driving, stay tuned, because I'll be highlighting some pretty cool ideas.

Also, if you've got a "go-to" getaway destination in our area, feel free to let us know in the comments below. Otherwise, keep an eye out for Mark's Valentine Getaway Ideas!