Last Minute Valentines Day Guide: 29 Things To Do!

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If you are one of the fortunate ones who have found love in this city, celebrate your special someone with the love they deserve! Of course, surprise reservations, gifts and flowers are a great addition, and that’s where we’ve got your back!

Check out all the things you can do for Valentine’s Day 2024

29. InterContinental Dubai Festival City Unveils enchanting Valentine’s experiences for guests throughout February

InterContinental Dubai Festival City unveiled a series of enchanting experiences throughout February, capturing the essence of love and luxury for its guests in celebration of this year’s Valentine’s Day. From culinary delights to spa retreats, visitors are expected to cherish romance in the heart of Dubai Festival City.

  • Enjoy the elegance of ‘Love Afternoon Tea’ at CHOIX TT (For more details and reservations, please visit or call +971 52 898
  • Celebrate Love with a Culinary Symphony at Pierre’s TT (Reserve your table now by visiting or calling +971 528988491 and
    enjoy a culinary celebration of love and flavor)
  • Experience romance with the ‘Be My Valentine’ Spa Package at SPA InterContinental (Secure your romantic spa experience by visiting or calling +971 (0)4 7011256/57)

This limited-time offering is available throughout February- book now!

28. This Store Just Dropped Their Valentine’s Collection And People Are Loving It

Tanishq believes every love story is unique and deserves a personalized expression. And that’s why their “Shaped by Love” collection is more than a gift, it’s a symbol of love and a reminder of the beautiful moments. These timeless pieces are meticulously crafted to evoke the same emotions you felt when you first fell in love. So, wear your heart on your sleeve, or rather, on your finger, neck, or wrist, with Tanishq’s exquisite pieces this Valentine’s Day!

Tanishq’s “Shaped by Love” collection is available in all 10 showrooms. Get ready to spoil yourself with glorious pieces of gold and diamonds!

Where? Tanishq Showroom

  • Dubai:
    • Al Fahidi
    • Meena Bazaar
    • Karama Center
    • Ground Floor, Lulu Hypermarket, Al Barsha
    • Maison Luxe, Dubai Mall
    • Ground Floor, Silicon Central Mall
  • Abu Dhabi
    • Al Saman Tower, Hamdan Street
  • Sharjah:
    • Ground Floor, Sharjah Central, Samnan
  • Doha:
    • Johara Al Mana WLL Doha Festival City
    • Shop No 6 Lulu, Johara Al Mana WLL Lulu Hypermarket

ANNDD you can shop online here.

27. These Platinum Love Bands Are The Only Way To Mark An Extraordinary Love Story

Brought to earth over 2 billion years ago by a meteorite that crashed into earth, platinum is found in tiny quantities at select locations on earth, making it one of the rarest and most precious metals known to man. 30 times rarer than gold, platinum is globally known as the metal of love – a love that evolves, adapts, and grows guiding you towards new horizons.

The latest collection of Platinum Love Bands, crafted in 95% pure platinum, encapsulates the pure, rare, and eternal nature of your love. These are couple rings with matched designs. Each ring is a masterpiece, meticulously designed with enchanting motifs and unique silhouettes to tell a story of your love that is based on respect, appreciation, mutuality and friendship. It is truly one-of-a-kind.

Lay your hands on the latest designs of Platinum Love Bands and surprise your love this Valentine’s Day! Explore the collection and find the nearest store on their official website here!

26. Stage Pool Lounge is THE venue to share the love on Valentine’s Day

Stage Pool Lounge at Occidental Al Jaddaf Hotel is the perfect outdoor venue for cool winter days and nights. They’ve got a breathtaking 180-degree view over the Dubai skyline (from Burj Khalifa to The Frame and beyond), and a wide selection of cocktails, mocktails, bites and mains to give you the best experience. With a romantic set up under the stars and amazing views over Dubai’s Skyline by night, the outdoor restaurant and lounge has prepared a 4-course set menu inclusive of a bottle of house beverage. 
Where? Occidental Al Jaddaf Hotel
Price? AED 399 per couple
For reservations, call or WhatsApp: 050 612 9150


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25. Unique Gifts for Every Heart, IGP Introduces the ‘Love Redefined’ Collection

Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of magic guided by IGP’s ‘Love Redefined’ collection. This curated selection promises to be your compass in discovering the perfect expressions of love, tailored for every personality.

IGP has thoughtfully assembled a diverse array of Valentine’s Day gifts, catering to culinary connoisseurs, travel enthusiasts, creative souls, home decor aficionados, spiritual seekers, relaxation enthusiasts, and incurable romantics. Each gift becomes a unique testimony to the spirit of your beloved, allowing you to redefine the language of love with IGP, where cakes, flowers, and personalized gifts become the enchanting vocabulary of your heartfelt emotions.

Check it all out here and place your order ASAP!

24. Embark on an exquisite journey of flavours with the Valentine Afternoon Tea at the Lobby Lounge

Surprising your palate with delectable savouries like Hearty Beetroot Tramezzini, King Crab tartine, and Foie Gras Terrine, this indulgent tea is designed to create cherished memories for you and your loved one in the luxurious surroundings of this inviting venue. End the meal with sweet indulgences and delight in taste sensations such as the Cappuccino sponge roll, Single origin chocolate decadence, and Pomegranate pate de fruit, making this Valentine’s Afternoon Tea a truly memorable and flavourful experience.

Where? Lobby Lounge

When? Available from February 9 to 18

Time? between 3 pm and 7 pm

Price? AED 195 per person

*For booking, call+97144368888or email

23. Valentine Bliss at The Spa

Indulge in the ultimate pampering session this Valentine’s Day with the exclusive Valentine Bliss Spa package at The Spa. Begin your day of relaxation and tranquility with a 60-minute bespoke massage, perfectly tailored to address your wellness needs. The experience reaches its grand finale with a delightful Valentine Afternoon Tea set on the Terrace of the Couple Spa Suite, offering a serene and romantic setting for you and your loved one to bask in blissful moments and strengthen your shared bond. Also included: a bouquet of roses!

When? Available from February 14 to 22

Time? 10 am to 10 pm

Price? AED1,800 per couple

*Advanced booking is required*For booking, call +971 4 436 8750 / 8755 or

22. A Cherished Valentine’s Dinner at The Restaurant

Immerse yourself in a romantic escape at The Restaurant as you treat your loved one to an enchanting evening with breathtaking views of the iconic Burj Khalifa. Delight in a tantalising five-course set menu featuring culinary masterpieces such as Canadian Lobster Raviolo, Beet Stracciatella, and Wagyu Beef Striploin, followed by scented delicacies for dessert. The ambience will be enhanced by the sweet melodies of a live violinist, and the mood will be further complemented by a box of chocolates and a bottle of bubbly, creating the perfect setting for a memorable Valentine’s celebration

Where? The Restaurant, Downtown Dubai

When? Feb 14

Time? 7 pm onwards

Price? AED 1,800 per couple

*For booking, contact +971 4 436 8888 or

21. Walk away with a real gold ring and a free cake from Mister Baker

Get ready for a sprinkle of sweetness and a dash of excitement this Valentine’s Day as Mister Baker, the OG bakery of the UAE, transforms the season of love into a playful adventure!

Picture this: heart-shaped love cakes that not only taste like a slice of heaven but also hold the promise of surprising 10 lucky love birds with more than just a delicious treat. Mister Baker is spicing things up by hiding a sugar ring in 10 select Heart Mousse Cakes. If you uncover this sugary gem, not only does your cake become a free indulgence, but you’ll also walk away with a real 18k Gold Ring!

All you have to do is take a picture of the sugar ring, post it on Instagram and tag @misterbakeruae and the team will reach out to you to get you your gold ring.

Where? 26 stores across UAE

20. Celebrate Love at L’Atelier Robuchon

This Valentine’s Day, L’Atelier Robuchon invites couples to celebrate love and romance with a specially crafted dining experience. On February 14th, the Michelin-starred restaurant will offer an enchanting evening filled with romantic touches to mark the occasion.

Each couple dining at L’Atelier Robuchon will be welcomed with a beautiful rose, setting the tone of passion and elegance to the evening ahead. The interior which naturally exudes
elegance and refinement, has been decorated keeping an intimate atmosphere in mind, complete with dim lighting and candlelit tables. To further romanticise the mood, a live entertainer is to sing the night away with romantic melodies and enchanting serenades.

Where? Gate Village 11, Podium Level, DIFC, Dubai

Price? A la carte

Reservations? Call +971 4 297 7729

19. Valentine’s Night at Kaspia comes with the hallmarks of a stunning evening of refined romance

Luxurious yet cosy, the modern aesthetic of light blues, warm golds, and soft whites welcome each couple, promising them a beautiful night ahead. Dimmed lights, romantic
music, tasteful décor, and a complimentary red rose set the scene for an unforgettable night. Aside from the newly revamped menu where guests are surely tempted to try recently added Franco-Russian dishes, The chef has prepared a five-course Valentine-inspired set menu that is sure to transport couples on a delicious gastronomic journey. A captivating dining experience that blends traditional flavours with inventive culinary techniques.

Where? DIFC

Price? AED 680 per person, inclusive of wine pairing and a glass of champagne. Or AED 480 for non-alcoholic beverages.

For reservations, +971 4 243 5633

18. Enjoy an intimate dinner at home freshly prepped by the experts at Le Gourmet in Galeries Lafayette

Le Gourmet in Galeries Lafayette – one of the city’s most famous all-day dining destinations – has unveiled an exclusive catering service designed to take their much-loved dishes
and fresh flavours to any gathering, from small get-togethers to large events. It came in perfect timing, too. It’s a great opportunity to impress your significant other this Valentine’s Day without spending hours in the kitchen or waiting for a table at a restaurant.

No need to hunt for a reservation this year – enjoy an intimate dinner in the comfort and privacy of your own home, freshly prepared by our gourmet chefs.

Where? Dubai Mall, or find them on Deliveroo

17. Kashkan by Ranveer Brar has a 5-course meal and gold coins for Valentine’s Day

Kashkan by renowned chef Ranveer Brar is delighted to announce a special Valentine’s Day celebration, featuring a sumptuous 5-course meal with a captivating Valentine’s Day theme. The Valentine’s Day promotion is available exclusively on February 14, providing couples with an opportunity to savour the finest culinary delights in an enchanting setting.

It’s raining gold coins at Kashkan too. In response to the overwhelming love for Daal Kashkan, Kashkan will host a Lucky Draw for all diners, where three lucky winners will stand a chance to win the gold coins, adding a touch of luxury and excitement to the celebration. This gesture reflects the restaurant’s gratitude for the incredible support and enthusiasm received from the customers.

To make reservations and secure a table for this romantic affair, couples are encouraged to contact Kashkan by Ranveer Brar in advance.

Where? Dubai Festival City Mall

When? Feb 14

Reservation? Contact 0551291646 / 0585762481

Price? AED 345 per couple

16. Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Style at Canary Club’s Tiki Rooftop

Canary Club invites couples to an unforgettable Valentine’s Day celebration at Tikis Rooftop, aptly named Te Amo, Te Quiero imbued by Latin America’s state of mind. This super cool and beautifully romantic evening will take place on Tikis Rooftop, a unique and super cool enclave filled with tropical foliage – a one-of-a-kind in JLT.

One for the girls, Tikis Rooftop will be hosting a special Galentine’s Day on 15th February.

To book call 04 584 5999

Where? JLT

When? Feb 14

15. Gymboree Play and Music Dubai is hosting a heartwarming celebration for parents and babies

Gymboree Play and Music Dubai, the pioneer in early learning and play centres is excited to announce its upcoming Sweetheart Party on February 14, creating a delightful atmosphere for parents and their little ones to celebrate love and joy together. The Sweetheart Party at Gymboree Play and Music Dubai promises a delightful experience for parents and babies alike, featuring specially curated activities that create a sense of togetherness and bonding. The event will feature an art activity where the little ones can let their creativity flow freely. Additionally, story time will captivate their imaginations, transporting them to enchanting worlds through the magic of words.
Where? Galleria Mall (10 to 11:30 AM) and Springs Souk (4:00 to 5:30 PM)
When? Feb 14
Price? AED 100 for Non-Registered Members and AED 50 for Registered Members
To register? +971 050 205 4942 or

14. Taj Exotica Resort & Spa has V-Day offers that are pure lush

For the lovers that love a getaway, Taj has got it covered from the moment you enter the luxury car pick-up to the moment you enter the hotel. You’ll be treated to a blissful 60-min couples aromatherapy massage, followed by a fantastic 5-course gourmet dinner, served on your private terrace. The next morning a gourmet floating breakfast will await you in your private jacuzzi – Talk about LUSH!

How much? AED10,000 a night.

Varq is throwing an unmatched romantic 4-course gourmet dinner for the love birds this Valentine’s Day and it’s of course accompanied with live music and bubbly. The Indian cuisine mixes the flavours of traditional and contemporary.

When? Feb 14 from 6pm – 11pm

How much? AED495 per couple and AED650 inclusive of a bottle of bubbly

Spoil your loved one to a sumptuous 3-course dinner on your private balcony, paired with sparkling welcome drinks, live music and a heartfelt rose gift. Raia’s rooftop terrace has unparalleled views of the Palm Jumeirah and makes for the perfect backdrop of a romantic night.

When? Feb 14 from 7pm – 11pm

How much? AED495 + 2 cocktails and AED595 + bottle of bubbly

If you’re a lover of tranquillity, then you’ll love Taj Exotica’s Valentine’s spa package! Surprise your partner with a spa day featuring an amazing 60-min Indian aromatherapy massage at J Wellness Circle, followed by a refreshing 30-minute express facial. Wrap up the day with a delightful afternoon tea at Emperor Lounge and take a dip in the outdoor pool and beach.

How much? AED1,350 per couple or AED700 per person.

The voucher is valid until February 29, 2024.

13. Flowwow has a very special gift to celebrate every kind of love

Love comes in various forms, from the bonds we share with ourselves and our friends and family to the connection we have with our life partner. And what better occasion than the day of love to celebrate and acknowledge these connections? The floral and gift marketplace Flowwow has partnered with local artisans to curate a stunning collection of floral arrangements, delectable treats, and candles infused with the essence of self-love. Whether it’s indulging in leisurely weekends or creating a warm and inviting atmosphere at home, self-love is essential.

So take a peek at this exquisite collection and treat yourself, your loved ones, or both! to a meaningful gesture that celebrates the beauty of love in all its forms.

12. Celebrate the season of love with Ladurée’s exclusively crafted gourmet patisseries

The art of expressing love in all its forms takes centre stage this Valentine’s Day as Maison Ladurée, an exquisite patisserie house, unveils several ways to convey true love. Boxes of macarons, a patisserie creation, a delicately crafted brioche… Many treats have been prepared to delight taste buds and hearts alike.

Where? Dubai Mall Restaurant, Dubai Hills Mall Restaurant, and others

Price? Depends on the purchase

Check it out and order now! 

11. Take your love to soaring new heights with Barfly by Buddha Bar

In a nostalgic reverie, Barfly invites guests to reminisce about the inception of love, transporting them on a captivating journey back to where their hearts first intertwined.
Barfly’s Valentine’s menu skillfully captures the essence of a blossoming romance to capture those cherished moments, presenting a culinary snapshot that beautifully encapsulates the evolution of love. The menu centres around a sharing experience- to replicate the sharing of memories for a couple in love.

With this delectable menu and an impressive rooftop location, share a kiss overlooking the beautiful Dubai skyline. This Valentine’s Day, celebrate the history of your relationships and make new memories with Barfly.

Where? Level 13 Palm West Beach, The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

Price? AED 949 per couple | 10-course set menu with bottle of Prosecco
AED 1,549 per couple | 10-course set menu with bottle of Moët & Chandon Champagne

10. Love in luxury this Valentine’s Day at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island with this AED 35k package

Prepare to be swept away with an extravagant two-night romantic escape priced at AED 35,999 per couple. Begin your experience as a chauffeured luxury limousine whisks you from doorstep to a lavish One Bedroom Suite, complete with a pool and exclusive beach access. Here, a dedicated personal butler stands ready to curate an unforgettable evening of opulence. 

A private dinner set-up at Ame Beach Bar, adorned with candlelight decorations, becomes the intimate stage for a live romantic performance. Enjoy an opulent four-course dinner featuring delicacies like caviar, oyster, sushi, and a decadent seafood platter, perfectly paired with premium beverages.  

Infusing the air with an extra touch of romance, indulge in the sweet fragrance of a bouquet of red roses, a red carpet walkway, and a morning breakfast with premium bubbly in the pool on Valentine’s Day. 

In addition to luxury amenities and bespoke private services, this exclusive package also includes early check-in and late check-out. 

Where? Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island Abu Dhabi

When? Sunset onwards

Price? AED 35,999

Book it here ASAP! 

9. Eugène Eugène sets the stage for a romantic experience with complimentary gifts for every couple

As love fills the air this Valentine’s Day, Eugène Eugène, the culinary gem nestled in the heart of Dubai, invites couples to celebrate the most romantic day of the year with an unforgettable dining experience. Couples are invited to immerse themselves in the romantic atmosphere, and the sweet serenade of live musicians, setting the perfect
backdrop for an intimate celebration of love.

Along with the à la carte menu, guests can enjoy a special Valentine’s Day dessert specially curated for the occasion. To make the evening even more special, Eugène Eugène is spreading the love with two complimentary gifts for every couple. A chocolate box and red roses for the ladies.

Where? Mall of the Emirates

Time? Daily, 12 am to 12 pm

Price? À la carte menu

8. OANJO is making every couple feel special with the chance to win an exclusive gift hamper from Orly while you dine

Elevate your Valentine’s Day celebration at OANJO, where Portuguese charm meets Japanese finesse, and love is in the air. Sheraton MOE collaborates with Orly, an international brand known for its authentic nail polish and commitment to ingredients that are free from harmful substances. Guests can stand a chance to win an exclusive ‘Orly Red’ gift hamper in celebration of the season of love through a draw.

Amidst the breathtaking 360° panorama of Dubai’s skyline, with the iconic Burj Khalifa and Burj Al Arab as your backdrop, Sheraton Mall of the Emirates’ OAnjo sets the stage for an enchanting evening. Let the delectable dishes serve as the soundtrack to your love story, creating an intimate affair. Delight in a specially curated 3 course menu featuring exquisite courses such as Strawberry and Beetroot Salad, Miso Cod Duchess Purple Potato, Red Wine Mushroom Risotto and Bitoque, and end your feast with delectable desserts like OAnjo Pastel De Nata and Valentine seasonal fruits.

When? February 14th 2024, Wednesday 

Time? 5 pm – 12pm

Price per couple? AED 300 with soft beverage | AED 500 with two glasses of house wine

For reservation, please call +971-43772356, or visit the website Sheraton Hotel Mall of the Emiratesfollow @oanjo

7. Explore Amalfi-inspired Romance at Lucia’s

Lucia’s, the epitome of Amalfi-inspired charm, invites couples to celebrate love in a picturesque setting that captures the essence of Italian coastal romance. Lucia’s gorgeous terrace, a romantic haven that perfectly mirrors the coastal charm of the Amalfi region is an ideal backdrop for a Valentine’s Day celebration. Romance certainly reigns supreme when it comes to the entertainment with Lucia’s resident guitarist and accompanying singer serenading guests as they dine.

Where? Address Sky View – Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd – Dubai

Price? 5-course menu priced at AED 650 per couple including 2 glasses of prosecco.

For reservations call 04 422 4321 or email

6. Celebrate your love at Mimi Kakushi and you could win a romantic getaway to the Maldives+ other gifts

Mimi Kakushi, nestled in the heart of Jumeirah, Dubai is proud to present an exclusive one-day-only Valentine’s Day-inspired menu to celebrate the most romantic day of the year. This extraordinary culinary experience promises to delight the senses with an unforgettable journey of Japanese cuisine. The one-time-only Valentine’s Day set menu features meticulously crafted dishes, as guests revel in the ambience enhanced by the soulful notes of the 3-piece jazz band, creating an atmosphere complementing the celebration of love. The renowned bar team has prepared a Valentine’s cocktail too!

Mimi Kakushi has partnered up with the luxurious SO/ Maldives, meaning that guests that spend more than AED 1,500 per couple, or AED 750 per person will be entitled to enter the raffle draw to seize the opportunity to receive a two-night stay at SO/ Maldives in a Lagoon Water Pool Villa Collection inclusive of daily breakfast at The Citronelle Club for two persons. *Black-out dates apply. A second prize will be picked out from the straw and wooden box and another couple will win a complimentary dinner for two at XU restaurant in Dubai.

Minimum spend of AED 500 per person, guests can choose between the Valentine’s Day set menu or the a la carte menu.

Where? Mimi Kakushi, Jumeirah

When? February 14 only

Price? AED 980 for two people

5. Siraj Restaurant with its stunning Dubai Fountain Views is meant to impress

Siraj Restaurant, nestled in the heart of Souq Al Bahar, invites couples to celebrate the season of love in an enchanting setting that combines timeless charm with
contemporary elegance. The outdoor terrace offers an unparalleled view, providing the perfect backdrop for a romantic evening. Couples can bask in the ambience of the glistening Burj Khalifa while being serenaded by the mesmerizing Dubai Mall fountain show. Expect a romantic, a la carte dinner with a singer and complimentary dessert.

Where? Souq Al Bahar

Reservations: Call 04 513 6207

4. Swiss Butter has perfected the art of treating you to a good time with great food

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in style at Swiss Butter, where they have perfected the art of creating a romantic experience filled with delightful cuisine. This elegant restaurant and it’s delectable menu ensure a date that is memorable forever! 

Choose from three proteins- chicken, beef, or fish (or mix chicken and beef!) to pair along with the signature Swiss Butter sauce- this zesty, buttery goodness will indulge your tastebuds to a feast like never before. Wash it down with house vinos, beers, fresh juices, or craft cocktails. Each dish comes with fresh baked baguette slices, a side salad and a generous serving of fries that remain crisp down to the very last fry! 

End on a sweet note with their pain perdu, a cloud-like bread soaked in caramel and milk – you won’t be disappointed, we loved it! Or stick to the classics and try their molten chocolate cake. 

Where? Novotel, Al Barsha and Sofitel Downtown Dubai 

When? Happy Hours are daily from 5 pm to 8 pm 

How much? AED87 for all mains + sides

3. You can’t go wrong with a cozy cinema date under the stars

Celebrate love at Centara Mirage Beach Resort Dubai with a unique Beach Cinema experience this Valentine‘s Day. Exclusive for in-house guests, enjoy a romantic screening of two heartwarming classics: Tangled at 6 pm and Beauty & the Beast at 9 pm. Relax in beachside seating amidst the soothing waves, creating magical moments with your loved ones against the stunning Dubai skyline. Cherish this intimate cinematic paradise, fostering lasting memories in the enchanting atmosphere of Centara Mirage Beach Resort Dubai. Note: Exclusive for in-house guests.

Where? The Beach Cinema experience at Centara Mirage Beach Resort Dubai

When? February 14th between 8 pm to 10 pm

Price? Complimentary, only for in-house guests

2. Ella’s Eatery promises an intimate affair that won’t break the bank

Picture a cosy and intimate atmosphere paired with delicious food that is sure to impress even the most discerning palates; that’s exactly what you get at Ella’s Eatery this Valentine’s Day.

Ella’s Eatery invites you to celebrate love with an irresistible offer that won’t break the bank. Enjoy two exquisite main courses and a bottle of wine for only AED 200 per couple. The outdoor terrace offers a breathtaking view of the Marina, creating the perfect intimate evening under the stars to make your occasion even more special.

Where? Palm Jumeirah

Price? AED 200 per couple

To book a table, call 04 557 0984. For more information and to keep up to date with Ella’s Eatery’s latest news and offers, follow @ellaseatery on Instagram.

1. Single this Valentine‘s Day? Impossible when Rove’s got you covered with their special offer only for you

This Valentine’s Day, it’s all about you! Rovers can enjoy all the perks of a“romantic” couple’s getaway all by themselves and enjoy 50% off their stay plus some great benefits. The Me, Myself, and I package includes a king-size bed all to yourself, a box of chocolates (that you don’t have to share), breakfast in bed for one, a fantastic pet rock(trust us, they are great listeners!) and “Rove friend” pillow offering zero commitment, maximum loyalty. Available between February 10th and 19th, make sure you don’t miss out by booking now to show yourself you care about you.

Where? Rove City Walk

When? February 10 to 19

Psst, they’ve also got a great offer for third wheels! Check it all out here.


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