So, you just said I do or are you in the process of planning your wedding? After the D-day is over, you’ll definitely want to celebrate your newlywed status in an incredible destination. If you are looking for a great place to spend your honeymoon, you’ve landed on the right post.
Of course, if you are a travel enthusiast, then you will surely travel far and wide with your growing family in the future but the first trip after your wedding is epic. It is one to remember as it will be the first to spend as husband and wife. It is also the time you will get a chance to enjoy each other’s company after dealing with all the stress that comes with planning a wedding.
There are so many places you can enjoy your vacation near and far. To help you choose the most suitable and romantic destination depending on your personal idea of romance, here are amazing 7 honeymoon destinations around the world to choose from. Your task is to select the one you find more adventurous and fun. Don’t be in a hurry though. The destination you choose will set the tone for your future adventures. It will also help create lifetime memories. Make a wise decision.
1. Baja California, Mexico
Baja California is a perfect honeymoon destination to anyone around the world and particularly to West Coasters. This place is undeniably beautiful and the good balance between adventure and tranquillity it offers to its visitors makes it a great place for honeymooners.
Since the Baja California Peninsula is surrounded by sea, beaches are in plenty and they are absolutely stunning. Be sure to create some quality time during the evenings to tour the beaches as you hold each other’s hands and declare the love you have for each other. For more adventure, consider hiking in the Desert Mountains as you explore the exotic flora and fauna that inhabit that region. The best time to go hiking is during the months of November and June when it is dry although the temperatures can still drop below freezing point even during the dry season.
2. St. Lucia
If you’ve always dreamt of a luxurious Caribbean honeymoon, St. Lucia won’t disappoint you. From stunning landscapes to beautiful beaches, St. Lucia has almost everything a newlywed’s couple could be looking for. Beyond that, there are also a variety of opportunities to catch a local festival courtesy of St Lucia tourism. The celebrations go on all year round but the most celebrated one is the Saint Lucia Carnival which is celebrated in June. If you travel during this time, you will be lucky to see the capital city of Castries turn into a whirlwind of colourful decorations. Also, there will be lots of street parties and celebrations. Why not join them in the celebrations as you celebrate your new marriage as well?
3. Austin, Texas
If you are music lovers, Austin is the capital of live music. Here, you will come across music venues for every taste. That is not all, accommodation is of the highest standard from trendy bungalow-style hotels to luxury spa resorts. When it comes to sightseeing, you can’t get enough of Austin. It is home to world-class museums, historic homes and sculpture gardens. Food is also in plenty. When you visit, you’ll indulge in a diversity of cuisines from the various restaurants available in almost every street. The scenic outdoor destinations are also incredibly breathtaking. If you are outdoor enthusiasts, you will find your bliss in Austin. Don’t forget to bring along your gear for the outdoor activities you would like to engage in such as swimming, hiking, riding or even boating.
4. Bora Bora
Bora Bora is one of the most beautiful islands in the universe plus it has a unique geographical setup perfect for total adventure. Due to the distance and costs involved, this place continues to enjoy privacy even during peak seasons. If you are looking forward to enjoying a luxurious honeymoon, Bora Bora is a good choice.
Newlyweds have very many jaw-dropping sceneries here to take memorable photos of their honeymoon. The stunning beaches and lagoons are great for sailing, snorkelling and sunbathing. The luxurious spas and overwater bungalows can get pricy. However, if you are looking for ways to cut costs, schedule your honeymoon between December and March. You can also cruise through the Pacific Ocean. Otherwise, if you can afford to have your honeymoon here, by all means, do. After all, this is not something you get to do every day.
This is one destination you can’t lack something to do no matter how long your vacation is. Although honeymooners aren’t supposed to have very busy tight schedules, if you choose to go to Australia for your honeymoon, there are certain places you can’t fail to visit. One of them is a visit to the Pinnacles. The Pinnacles Desert, where hundreds of ancient limestone pillars look like extraterrestrial tombstones, is a place to behold.
If you are lucky to enjoy your honeymoon during New Year’s Eve, don’t miss the fireworks at 9 pm and midnight on New Year’s Eve at the Sydney Harbour. Create lasting memories as you view the light shows and fireworks from barges on the harbour. If you are travelling on a budget, don’t worry, there are vantage points for every budget. You can even go on a boat cruise to enjoy the view from the water or book a waterside hotel room. This is once in a lifetime moment, make it as romantic and memorable as you can.
The Maldives is the destination of choice when you and your sweetheart want to get away from it all; when all you want is seclusion and romance. The hotels and resorts here have done their part. They have extravagant services and amenities that will make you want to spend your entire honeymoon inside your private bungalow.
Over the same, if you want to venture outdoors, Maldives’ tranquil beaches and spas will sort you out. You will surely have a good time as you enjoy the blissful breeze and the magical view of the Indian Ocean kissing the horizon. If you add on the breathtaking views of mornings filled with sweet sunlight and calmer waves, you won’t regret why you chose the Maldives as your honeymoon destination.
7. Cinque Terre, Italy
This remote coastal region in northwestern Italy could be your best honeymoon destination. The place features serene beaches and incredible cliffside hiking trails. The beauty of this place will make you fall in love with your sweetheart again and again. It won’t be a wonder if you find yourselves planning for another visit here after your honeymoon.
Which is the best destination among all these?
All these destinations are great. However, it wouldn’t be possible to tour them all during your honeymoon. Therefore, for now, you have to choose the one you find most hilarious. You will visit the others after your honeymoon.