Love really can be the best adventure when two people are both equally committed to each other. Finding out about each other and building a life together can not only be great fun, but also a journey of self discovery for each as individuals.
Love in its truest form is not about the fuzzy feelings of happiness or attraction - those feelings come and go very quickly. True love is when you respect and care about another person more than you care about your own thoughts, feelings and needs.
Love is not just experienced in a girl-boy relationship. It is something that we can experience with anyone, but in different ways. The way we feel about our friends, our family or even pizza can all be a type of love.
The problem with love in girl boy relationships is sometimes the confusion between love and infatuation. Infatuation can seem very similar to love in the short term, but it is quite different from true love. You can read more about it here.