Your wedding is a often the biggest event in your life so far, and it’s such an exciting time! But in my opinion, the honeymoon is actually the best bit. All the stress in the run up to your wedding culminates in the happiest day of your life, where you get to say “I do” to the one you love in front of family and friends. But then you get the added luxury of jetting off somewhere beautiful to start your married life in style.
Depending on the kind of honeymoon you want, there are all manner of beautiful parts of the world to choose from as your perfect honeymoon destination. It can actually be a little overwhelming when you first start to look into honeymoon locations. You want to make sure that you make the right choice so that you can look back on that special time with fond memories for decades to come.
So, in order to help you to make that all important decision, these are my top 10 honeymoon destinations – hopefully you’ll find the perfect place just for you!
1. Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is a beautiful beach destination with miles upon miles of sandy beaches, making honeymoons Sri Lanka a really popular choice. Sri Lanka’s blue skies and even bluer seas make it a paradise location, perfect for honeymoons for couples who want to relax and spend time together in beautiful surroundings.
2. St Lucia
Turquoise waters and breathtaking mountain backdrops are the order of the day in the gorgeous island of St Lucia. White sandy beaches make the perfect setting for a romantic evening stroll with your new spouse.
Known world-wide as the city of love and romance, a honeymoon to Paris might be the perfect solution for you.
Wile away your days strolling around some of the world’s most romantic locations, taking in leisurely coffees in the many pavement cafes and enjoying romantic meals together in the evenings.
Dubai is well known as being one of the most luxurious destinations in the world. Hotels are luxurious beyond belief and you’ll be treated like kings and queens throughout your stay. Couple this with the gorgeous weather typically found in Dubai, and you’re in for a fantastic honeymoon!
Situated to the west of mainland Greece, Kefalonia is a beautiful island featuring sandy coves and scenic mountains. A honeymoon in Kefalonia is best suited to a couple hoping for a relaxing break in a gorgeous coastal location with fantastic weather and beautiful scenery.
Hawaii is best known for it’s beaches, palm trees and of course the Hawaiian Luau.
Another popular honeymoon destination is the stunning Mexico which has hot weather, beautiful beaches and even deserts and jungles. Mexico is well known for it’s scuba diving which is a great activity for honeymooning couples to enjoy together.
Perhaps the most romantic city in the world is Venice. With it’s 100 small islands, Venice is famous for it’s canal infrastructure. There are no roads in Venice, so a romantic honeymoon travelling around by gondola is the order of the day here.
If you’re after a honeymoon destination a little different to the norm, then why not think about a trip to Thailand? Steeped in plenty of culture and an experience that will stay with you for a lifetime, Thailand is a great honeymoon location.
10. The Maldives
Another classic honeymoon location with beautiful blue skies, crisp clear water and gorgeous beaches, the Maldives could be the one for you.
If you’re still struggling to decide, then you might want to consider multi destination honeymoons. Why limit yourself to one location when you could make the most of your honeymoon and travel around a little?