In South Korea, however, there is a romantic holiday almost every month, with a large number of Koreans observing unofficial couple-based holidays throughout the year.
Aside from Valentine’s Day they include Diary Day in January, where blank diaries are given to plan the year ahead and White Day in March, where couples give one another (you guessed it) white coloured gifts.
Those who fall into the first group may just have a penchant for Hallmark cards, or, perhaps, they really do think nothing says ‘I love you’ like a 2-4-1 Pizza Express with a solitary red rose sitting between you on a marble-topped table in restaurant echoing with the sweet nothings of 50 other couples.
Not just into singles and couples, but those who actively look forward to it and those who dread, ignore and berate it.
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However, unlike us, they also have a day for single people. On this day single people are said to come together, eat sticky black bean paste noodles, Jjajangmyeon, and commiserate together.
We spoke to some young women from South Korea to find out if they are just simply romantic than us, whether they do celebrate Diary Day, White Day and Singles Day or whether they, like many of us, think it’s all a ploy by savvy sales people.