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Be My Valentine with City Living

The winners of this competition are Liesa Torina and Tshililo Sadiki.   Want to spoil your loved one this Valentine's Day? Struggling to come up with an affordable plan after the January wallet crunch? Well, we may just have the solution! …

Love, plus luck

Enter the bidorbuy and Discovery Miles Valentine’s Day competition. We are giving away three R1000 bobBucks shopping vouchers. UPDATE: This competition is now closed. We congratulate the three winners, Rdaniels313, AsheenHarilal and Garthwilliam, …

2014 Valentine’s Day Competition. We have a winner

We have a winner! Congratulations to Charmaine.     Share a photo of a special moment captured between a loving couple, children, family or friends.  Tell us about the photo and stand a chance to win this beautiful Guess Bracelet, …

Valentine’s Day competition winner

I am sure that you are all anxiously awaiting the announcement of the “My Dear Valentine” winner, so without further ado let’s not keep you guys waiting any longer. We received 154 creative and very beautifully written poetic submissions for the …

5 romantic gestures

Wondering how to put a smile on your beloved’s face this Valentine’s Day? We have some suggestions for you. Give a stone It does not have to be up there on a par with the famous Taylor-Burton diamond, a 69,42-carat affair that fetched $5-million in …

Valentine’s Day competition winners

By public vote on the bidorbuy page on Facebook, we have the winners of the 2012 I-love-bob Valentine's Day competition. You told us in more than a hundred ways why you love bidorbuy. We loved all your I-love-bobs, but we had to select five finalists. …

Valentine’s Day competition

It's very simple. Tell us why you love bidorbuy in a comment to this blog and you will be entered into our Valentine’s Day 2012 competition. Prizes: First prize The Lover's Bliss Couples Package at the private couple's suite of the Renaissance …

Valentine’s Day

As far as we know, Geoffrey Chaucer was the first who associated the St. Valentine’s Day with romantic love in writing. In his 1381 Parlement of Foules (The Parliament of Fowls) he says: For this was on seynt Volantynys day Whan euery bryd comyth there …