By Josh Ringler

Summertime is the perfect time to heat up your relationship to new heights. Those in long-term relationships can really take advantage of the long summer days by spending more time together, and finding creatively fun ways to spend that time with each other. If you are looking for ways to keep your long-term relationship hot over the summer, look at the following pieces of relationship advice.

These pieces of relationship advice will keep your long-term relationship hot in the warm summer months!

1. Romantic getaways: Take advantage of travel deals, the weather, and those extra days off to take a nice trip with your love. Go to somewhere romantic like Cabo or Hawaii, or find a more local place. Don’t break the bank, but don’t be frugal! This trip will really heat up your love life with your partner and the two of you will definitely enjoy spending time together away, alone, in a room by yourself.

2. New date ideas: Cupid has plenty of date ideas, and there will certainly be one that is new for you! Try a new restaurant or a new at-home idea. Whatever it is, changing things up is a great piece of relationship advice and will surely bring joy into your love life. While it may be hard to come up with new ideas to do together, there are plenty of options to keep things fresh and new, especially in how you and your lover go on dates.

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3. Try new and different things: Being in a long-term relationship, sometimes things can get stale. Of course, new date ideas will help that, but it is not just dates that make up a relationship. Trying new and different things, like new vacations, new ways to communicate, and maybe even a new game on your phone, can really make a difference and keep things hot. Even trying a different place to go on a walk can keep things exciting and keep the love flowing!

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4. Cool off: The best way to keep your summer hot is to take advantage of the weather and have fun in the water. Whether it is a pool, the beach, or a lake, being out together and enjoying the warm weather will definitely make the two of you happy. Take advantage of water parks and spend a day acting like eight year-olds or go find a romantic secluded waterfall off a hiking trail to go swimming in. Whatever it is, there are plenty of watery options to make your love heat up!

How do you keep your long-term relationship hot in the summer? Let us know in the comments below!