Heart shaped balloons, flowers, candies and teddy bears are as common in Mexican Valentine's celebrations as they are in other places, but there are some special things about the way Valentine's Day is celebrated in Mexico. February 14th is celebrated as the Día de San Valentin, but it's also commonly referred to as El Día del Amor y la Amistad, the "Day of Love and Friendship." So even if you're planning a hot date with your sweetie, it's a good opportunity to show your friends some appreciation too.
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