If you’re planning on getting married this year, or even next, then one thing that you will be thinking about is your honeymoon. The first time I got married, we had a belated honeymoon, courtesy of my in-laws – but it was a week in Benidorm, off season, when I was five months pregnant. I can honestly say it wasn’t the honeymoon of my dreams!
If ever I get married again, I’d love to spend a week or two in some far flung corner of the world. Somewhere warm, where we can lie on the beach and soak up some rays while enjoying a few blissful days to start our married life.
If you are searching for some honeymoon inspiration, here are 10 top destinations for you to consider for your honeymoon destination.
Having visited the Greek island of Kos many a moon ago, I am certain that Greece would make the perfect honeymoon resort. Blue skies, beaches and a romantic atmosphere make it the perfect spot to start married life. Santorini comes out on top as the ‘go-to’ island, but Kefalonia and Crete are good choices too,
Beautiful views and magical sunsets mean that honeymoons in Fiji are a very good idea! Yasawa Island Resort is a popular destination. With Fiji’s warm and humid climate it really is a paradise to spend your honeymoon. Tokoriki Island Resort is famously one of the most popular and exclusive honeymoon resorts, that doesn’t allow under 12’s – giving you a guaranteed peaceful holiday!
If you are looking to go a little further afield, then the volcanic archipelago that is Hawaii has a lot to offer adventurous couples, with lots of outdoor activities available as well as luxury beach resorts.
Whether you are looking for the adventures and culture in Bangkok to relaxing on the pristine beaches of Koh Samui or Railay Bay, there is something to suit everyone.
5| Safari Honeymoons
If you are looking for something a little more adventurous than sitting on a beach, then why not consider a safari honeymoon? You could start off married life by indulging in a luxury safari in the heart of Africa – you can even combine it with a beach holiday to get the best of both worlds.
An undeniably romantic destination, the luxury resorts give you a romantic and private escape from reality, with gorgeous white sand beaches and crystal clear sea for snorkeling and swimming.
If you are looking to soak up a little culture, then Italy is your perfect destination. While Rome and Venice are the most popular cities, Florence and Positano are also great choices for couples who want to enjoy the Mediterranean climate, and great food and wine.
What could be a better honeymoon destination than the capital of love itself? Explore the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe, eat delicious French pastries at a street-side cafe, and soak up the art at The Louvre.
Another popular resort, Mexico has a lot to offer. From beautiful beaches, a lively atmosphere as well as ancient Mayan relics to explore and the Chichen Itza to explore.
Whether you want to unwind on a beach, or are looking for something more active, Bali has something to offer you. You could go trekking through the jungles, visit temples or just sip on cocktails by the side of the pool.