Newlyweds can choose from hundreds of beautiful destinations around the world, however, there remain a few favorites that are perfect places to spend a honeymoon. Struggling to choose where to spend yours? Here are some no-fail getaway destinations you should consider going to.
1. Florence, Italy
Like to be surrounded by romance and beauty during your honeymoon? Florence in Italy is the best place to go to. The city’s filled with architecture, museums, and streets waiting to be explored. Spend all your days wandering in this city filled with history. You’ll never get bored! Dedicate a day visiting a museum to learn about the Renaissance city and its works. If your feet get tired, you can always get a special ride via a carriage or bike. In between your strolls, stop by one of the many restaurants offering delicious dishes and wines. You can opt to resume your journey or just sit and stay here, soaking in the beautiful scenery.
2. Cappadocia, Turkey
You only used to see those hundreds of colorful air balloons in post cards. Now is the perfect time to see it with your own eyes, with your spouse beside you. A honeymoon in Cappadocia is best spent outdoors where you can drink wine while enjoying the view of hot air balloons in the sky. If the two of you are feeling a little daring, you can even get on one yourself! Other activities you can do include joining a cooking class, horseback riding, and ATV driving. End your days with a delicious Turkey dinner of kebab paired with red wine.
3. Bali, Indonesia
The island is a huge magnet for tourists of all kinds, including honeymooners. If you’re looking for a romantic tropical getaway surrounded by mountain views, beaches, and temples, Bali is the place to go to. Book one of their jaw dropping villas and resorts for an affordable price and spend your days lazing in their luxury beds and pools when you just feel like staying in. If not, engage in some fun activities like parasailing, rice field hiking, or beach bar hopping. Bali can be that place where you create lasting memories with your loved one.
4. St. John’s, Antigua
If you’re looking for something more exclusive, go ahead and book an all-inclusive honeymoon resort in Antigua. The tourist traffic here is not as crazy which means you can enjoy a relaxing honeymoon with your spouse. There’s no shortage of beaches here and you’ll have the option to do everything, or just do nothing at all. Indulge in beautiful views of the sunset while having dinner on the beach or charter a boat to explore hidden coves and islands. It’s an elegant getaway that you and your spouse will keep coming to over the years.
5. Kauai, Hawaii
Hawaii is another iconic honeymoon destination that attracts newlyweds. Go to Kauai for a more secluded feel where you can spend some alone time with your loved one. It has several pretty beaches you can go to and plenty of relaxing resorts where you can pamper yourself. You can take a helicopter ride to view the majestic Grand Canyon of the Pacific or take a day hike at the breathtaking Napali Coast. Opportunities for bonding are abundant here and makes for a great start to your marriage.
6. Cape Town, South Africa
For nature lovers who would also love to be near the big city, Cape Town is the perfect destination to go. This vibrant coastal city is full of hidden gems just waiting to be discovered. Take your pick of activities from wine tasting at an estate overlooking the vines to shopping at stylish boutiques. Daring couples can get up close with sharks in a cage dive or hike the mountain top for a surreal view of the sea and Camps bay. Diverse experiences await here for couples who want more than just candlelight dinner by the beach.
Which of these destinations are you interested in going to the most? Share your thoughts in the comments below.