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Planning Your Perfect Honeymoon

Perfect photo Let's face it, one of the best parts about arranging a wedding is that you get to take an amazing holiday after your "I do’s." The increased numbers of newlyweds looking for the best honeymoon has caused more holiday resorts and cruise lines to offer specific romantic getaways filled with a romantic touch.

Your very first experience as a married couple should be a time to relax and rejuvenate as well as create wonderful memories together. Honeymooners can choose from myriad destination possibilities where they can enjoy those first days or weeks together.

Will you marry me?
So, your true love has swept you off your feet and you're organizing your story-book wedding followed, of course, by the honeymoon vacation of your dreams.

From the Atlantic to the Pacific, honeymooners in the US have the luxury of having so many destination choices wherever their interests take them, from mountains, snow covered peaks, to beautiful beaches.

LA & San Fran, California

California has some of the most recognized sites worldwide, from the amazing Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, to the enormous Hollywood sign in Los Angeles.

New York, New York
New York City is recognized globally for its sites, museums, and food, but it is also a place where experienced innkeepers know how to take care of newlyweds in exemplary fashion.

So, ( get out of the bedroom and take in the sites and sounds the Big Apple has to offer.

Hawaii
Hawaii’s beautiful beaches and hidden coves; premier hotels; fresh, creative cuisine; water sports galore; extraordinary natural beauty; and optimal weather make it one of the world’s top-notch honeymoon destinations.

Las Vegas
And don’t dismiss Las Vegas. Its vibrant lights and 24-hour excitement make it the ideal destination for newlyweds who prefer late-night action over lounging on a beach.

For couples who appreciate a serving of culture, fine dining and tranquil beaches, Europe is chock-full of choices.

Paris, France
Paris, dubbed the City of Love, is pretty much the perfect backdrop for a romantic honeymoon: snuggling in an inviting bistro by day and walking under the sparkling lights of the Eiffel Tower by night.
Cities in Italy

Find your way over to Italy and experience its many wonders, from its historical marvels, delicious food, and world-renowned fashion, to name just a few.

The renowned Tuscany region is a destination that can't be overlooked because of its charming little towns, culture-rich cities as well as its delicious Chianti wine. The City of Water is legendary for its romantic, singing gondolieri on the Grand Canal and the intricate face masks worn at the Carnival of Venice.

Espagna

The choice of places to visit in Spain run the gamut from the historic, the natural wonder, to the sunny coasts and party islands. Combined with intricate architecture and Spanish folklore, Seville is an enchanting city perfect for honeymooners to uncover. During the day you can both wander through its lavish palaces and parks.

And after a relaxing afternoon siesta, you can turn up the heat with late-night dancing.

Greece
Greece’s azure waters and bright whitewashed houses make for interesting stories to take back home. Don't forget to accompany the extra fresh seafood and other delicacies with a good dose of ouzo.
The South Pacific

You can also experience a fantastic and romantic honeymoon vacation in the South Pacific. Located in the South Pacific, Tahiti and Fiji are known as some of the best honeymoon destinations in the world. Whichever place you choose, you will come upon miles and miles of peaceful, unspoiled beaches where honeymooners can enjoy some truly amazing digs. The jaw-dropping over-water suites let you view tropical fish swimming underneath your coffee table.

Honeymooning in Africa is an adventure beyond compare.
Perfect graphic The least exciting thing you’ll do on an African honeymoon is to read a book in front of a hippo-filled river because the remainder of the time you’ll be on an exhilarating game drive, a walking safari, a fishing expedition or a canoe trip. Share an romantic moment with your loved one under the star-studded night-time skies and to the sounds of the African bush, periodically accompanied by the roar of a lion.

Frequently dubbed the “Real Africa”, Zambia is the place to experience raw wilderness without the hubbub of large crowds. Honeymooners who appreciate adventure and have a genuine love of nature have made it a popular destination to visit. In this part of Africa, you will come across some of the most remote areas full of wildlife, but you will also witness a place of beautiful and magnificent sunsets along with a silence you never knew existed. A world in one honeymoon, South Africa features one of the world's most fabulous cities, Cape Town, an wealth of Big 5 game reserves, charming wine routes, pristine, sun-drenched beaches and exceptional mountain ranges.The “Rainbow Nation” is also home to a significant wide range of different cultures replete with their own history and customs.

The island of Mauritius, situated about 1,200 miles off the southeastern coast of Africa, is considered one of the world’s best honeymoon hot spots. Its year-long warm climate and fabulous beaches dotted with palm trees make this Indian Ocean island a great oasis for honeymooners. Mauritius offers newlyweds the ideal blend of activity, relaxation, luxury and personal service honeymooners should have on such a special occasion.

A Unique Kind of Romantic Getaway

What better way to re-connect to your partner than to go on an anniversary holiday? Whether it’s a 1st time visit to Amsterdam on your wooden anniversary, re-creating your honeymoon vacation after 20 years, an anniversary trip can deliver high quality romance.

And what about those 2 people inching in the direction of the 40 year wedding anniversary? While a honeymoon is designed for leisure after the arduous months of preparing, an anniversary trip may require more planned preparing. After picking out a location, you will need to choose activities that are most suited to your marital landmark.

For example, wine tasting in Santa Barbara wine country may possibly be suitable for a 45-year anniversary whilst a skiing in Colorado or going on a safari in Botswana may possibly be better for a 5-year anniversary.

Everything from ambitious expeditions to romantic moments, these holidays will show you a side of the world, and your partnership, that you have never seen. And fortunately, we have done much of the work finding these perfect locations for you.

Principality of Monaco

Monaco Ville, also called Le Rocher, is the lone part of Monaco that has preserved its old town architecture with small, windy medieval lanes.

For some fun and a little gambling, the Casino de Monte-Carlo is a must visit, where partners can dress up and participate in some fun gambling.

Amsterdam, Holland

What could be more romantic for an anniversary than to visit Holland’s renowned tulip display? And do not miss the wondrous 17th -century canal houses in Amsterdam that have remained mostly unchanged since Rembrandt’s time.

Beaver Creek, Colorado

Why not rekindle your vows at 9,500 feet in Beaver Creek, 12 miles west of Vail, Colorado, where you can have the luxurious Trappers Cabin in the Rockies all to yourselves.

Cabo San Lucas
Witness the glory of whale watching in Cabo when humpbacks start showing up between December and April.

Republic of Botswana
The Khwai Private Reserve in Botswana comes with access to the famous Okavango Delta, situated along the Khwai River on the eastern border of the Moremi Game Reserve.
Algarrobo, Chile
Do you wish to swim in one of the world's largest saltwater pools? Then head to the Crystal Lagoon at San Alfonso del Mar Resort in Chile.

Take A Trip And Make That Special Occasion Even More Amazing

Vacations and certain occasions are meant for celebration, good memories and a fun time. So, why not think about visiting Santa’s workshop in Lapland, going away on a romantic break in Dubrovnik for Valentine’s Day, getting married in St. Lucia and honeymooning in Bora Bora?

Take a look at a few of the next top destinations where you can celebrate those special occasions and make magical memories.

A Christmas in Rovaniemi, Lapland
One way to enjoy a magical Christmas with your family members is to visit the spot where Santa and his elves dwell, Lapland. This city, situated on the Arctic Circle, is the most magical destination for young children and adults to have fun and welcome the Christmas spirit. Kids can see Santa Claus everyday at Santa Claus Village, and stop by Santa Park where Santa’s tiny helpers will present you to the most famous reindeer of all!

Every single child’s wish come true!

New Year's Eve at Sydney Harbour Bridge

Men and women around the world flock to the city of Sydney to view the array of firework displays that rank among the world’s best. At 6 pm, the activities begin with an activity show at Sydney Harbour, and at 12, the renowned fireworks display commences at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Honeymoon re-creation This 12-minute performance is dazzling and is viewed by millions internationally.

Valentine's Day in Dubrovnik

Because of its medieval town setting and Croatian charms, the town of Dubrovnik is one of southeastern Europe’s foremost intimate cities.

It is not a stretch to say that because of its history and medieval wonder, Dubrovnik may possibly be the perfect place to ask for your special someone's hand in marriage. Poets, novelists and artists have been impacted by this stunning town.

To fully experience the wonders of this city, get on a cable car and witness the terracotta rooftops, the Adriatic Sea, and the island of Lokrum across the way.

Get Married in St. Lucia
Engaged couples frequently choose St. Lucia as their wedding locale, and with good reason.

Plush with tropical rainforests and wildlife, this island boasts its most distinguished sight, the emerald green double peaks called the Pitons. This Western Caribbean island is paradise and makes the perfect location for your beach-front wedding ceremony.

Honeymoon in Bora Bora
Wonder overflows on the smaller island of Bora Bora, which is just 6 miles long and 2 miles wide.

At the island's center rises Mt. Otemanu, a 727m hibernating volcano, and it is encircled by sand-fringed motus (islets) and a greenish blue lagoon protected by a coral reef.

World renowned writer and novelist of the book “Tales of the South Pacific”, James Michener, labeled it the “most beautiful island in the world.” Long before this, the 18th century British adventurer, James Cook, called the island the ”Pearl of the Pacific”.

Bora Bora is the recommended place for a tropical retreat; with its lavish resorts, superb weather and welcoming natives.

An Anniversary in Bali

There is no better anniversary destination than Bali, with its calming environment and astonishing landscapes, you can look back at your many years together. The spectacular scenery, and the clear blue waters of the beaches, make Bali feel like heaven.

It is renowned for its highly developed arts, including theatrical and modern dance and traditional ceremonies, sculpture and music. Do these activities sound good to you and your partner? Personalized excursions such as cruising in Crystal Bay, visits to the sacred volcano of Mt. Batur, and helicopter rides, as well as couple’s massages and cooking classes with local people – then Bali is your wedding anniversary destination.

Weekend Getaways Close to Home

Sometimes life calls for a weekend getaway to de-stress, see something interesting, and have a bit of fun. Of course, choosing a destination can be a struggle if you only have a short time to go. Below is a list of a number of perfect spots for a weekend trip you will love.

New York City

Getting to the city that never sleeps from almost anywhere is simple by car, rail, or air. It has so many interesting inside and outside things to do that weather should not factor into your decision: Central Park and the High Line for lovers of the outdoors, and interesting museums or entertaining Broadway shows if and when you prefer to stay indoors.

If you like fascinating historical monuments, you can go to both Ellis Island and the iconic Statue of Liberty via an enjoyable ferry ride.

San Francisco
Honeymoon foto The City by the Bay offers temperatures in the 60s most of the year, making it great for trekking across the Golden Gate Bridge, riding the famed cable cars and exploring the city's eclectic neighborhoods. AT&T Park is a fantastic place to check out the scenery while taking in a baseball game, as the stadium overlooks the beautiful San Francisco Bay.

Washington, D.C.
The U.S. capital is not only a pretty city, it also has a lot to do and see, with many important sights free of charge: the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, and so many more, all within walking distance of each other on the National Mall.

The weekend brunch scene is particularly great here, but be sure to secure reservations ahead of time.

New Orleans

You can't tackle all of the Big Easy's most popular sights in one weekend, but its diverse offerings make it easy to pick activities based on your interests.

If you are from a cold-weather area and just want to enjoy some fresh air, head over to City Park for some open-air activities; history fans can check out The National WWII Museum. Of course, if you have a weekend in New Orleans, you must walk around the famous French Quarter and sample the traditional beignets.

Nashville, NC
If you want a weekend of fresh mountain air and sunshine followed by delicious artisanal hand-crafted beer from a craft brewery, Nashville, NC is the perfect weekend getaway.

Serious hikers will want to take a hike on the legendary Appalachian Trail which passes nearby, while anyone who just wants to enjoy a dazzling view and some fresh air can head over to Pisgah National Forest or the Blue Ridge Parkway. More than a hundred delicious craft beers await you at regional breweries, so venture on over once you are ready to kick back and relax.

Chicago
Chicago's iconic eats, distinct neighborhoods, and abundance of can't-miss sights make it a great weekend vacation spot.

On warmer days, take a selfie in front of "The Bean" and embark on an architecture river cruise. Meanwhile, museums such as the Art Institute of Chicago and the Field Museum are ideal places to escape winter's biting temps.

Seattle
This beautiful coastal city has a lot to offer: have a coffee at the original Starbucks, then head over to the legendary Space Needle, and finally check out the scene at the fun Pike Place Market where you can have dinner at one of the fabulous restaurants.

For anyone who would like a good workout, go for a hike in the picturesque Discovery Park, or for courageous adventurers, head over to Mount St. Helens, an active volcano whose last major eruption was in 1980. Bring an umbrella, but don’t let the city’s famous rainy weather stop you; it is usually just a light drizzle or mist.

A Million Different Escapades for Two

No matter what you want your romantic trip to be, there are a number of destinations where you can choose from elaborate to simple options. Oftentimes, your precious someone will love a romantic vacation much more than any gift. So many resorts internationally are geared expressly to what is most appealing to couples on a romantic getaway.

What's your idea of a perfect romantic escapade?
Honeymoon image Conveniences such as colorful rose petals sprinkled on your bed, freshly cut flowers, mouth-watering chocolates, and great tasting champagne are just some of the treats awaiting you in your room. What types of vacation spots spring to mind when you think of the best destination for a romantic getaway? Your notion of the perfect romantic holiday may include white-sand beaches, refreshing exotic drinks served below the shade of a parasol, or the sight of a resplendent sunset.

Paris or Florence may be good options for those wanting to roam attractive, cobbled streets or visit museums full of fabulous artwork. There are so many places to check out for an idyllic getaway a spot where couples can spend some quality time with their better half, and following are a few.

St. Lucia
The small island of St. Lucia is the hidden gem of the eastern Caribbean. With equal parts relaxation and adventure, the island of St. Lucia is ideal for couples who appreciate basking in the sun and making the most of the first-class conveniences on offer.
Kauai, Hawaii

Kaui in Hawaii is a romantic haven because it a place where excitement and romance come together. The oldest of the Hawaiian Islands, it has everything from breathtaking landscapes to pristine beaches to signature views. Couples on a romantic excursion will be amazed at the “Grand Canyon of the Pacific” with its spectacular canyon and awesome waterfalls.

Zambia

This East African nation has all the elements to make it a fabulous spot for the romantic vacationer, even though it might not be the first place that comes to mind.

Fiji

In addition to its extra-romantic nature, Fiji, in the South Pacific, is also a spot where a lot of fun can be had. It is a nation in Melanesia made of more than 330 islands and full of first-rate resorts and spas. Fiji has become a popular couple’s holiday destination due to its year-round warm weather conditions and romantic setting.

Patagonia
Everyone with a list of must-dos should trek through Patagonia, a mind -blowing, barely inhabited region split between by Chile and Argentina. It’s a romantic quest to what is effectively the end of the earth and a place which has long attracted travelers drawn with to the magic of its spell-binding landscapes. Patagonia is a one-of- kind wonderland filled with ancient forests, spectacular icebergs, jaw-dropping fjords, and magnificent snow-capped mountains.

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