There are different kinds of relationships across the miles and they require different things. Wonderful at your friend's wedding in Wisconsin – and you live in Biloxi. Wonderful you've been dating for five months in Biloxi gets sent to Chicago for a six-month assignment.
Or, worse yet, his dream job moves there permanently and you don't want to choose between your own dream job (still in Biloxi) and your dreamy boyfriend. You and Wedding Wonderboy are getting to know one another across the miles, while the relocations take away a known quantity.
A lot of distractions are removed, as well as a lot of luxuries, which can make a relationship easier.
Here are some of the best anniversary ideas around the world.
Whether you live on the West Coast, East Coast, Midwest, The South or Southwest, there are many exciting weekend anniversary getaways just a short drive away.
Or are you just trying to maintain the relationship as it stands now, perhaps in a different place?
Recognize that you can't compare a long-distance relationship to one based on physical proximity.