The wedding is over and all your stressful preparations with it. Now that you made it official, it is time to enjoy the long-awaited honeymoon. Honeymooners are eager to get on the plane, so much that they focus more on not missing their flight than on the actual wedding.
Grab your luggage, secure your home, and get on the plane to the most romantic vacation in your life. These destinations will make memories you will never forget.
Bora Bora, French Polynesia
If you are searching for a romantic destination to enjoy each other’s company, this is the most popular spot for honeymooners. Start with the crystal-clear water and continue with the coral reef filled with colorful fish, and you have one of the best islands worldwide!
You can visit the Mount Otemanu with a helicopter and get down to the neighboring island. This island has a vanilla bean and black pearl farm.
Also known as the ‘Isle of the Gods’, Bali is definitely a destination you cannot miss to see in your life. This is a very romantic spot, included in the movie and book Eat, Pray, Love, and is a known place for those seeking a romantic getaway.
The combination of mountain vistas and temples provide a wonderful scene of vivid art. The most popular temple is the Pura Luhur Uluwatu, located at 200 feet above the ocean. As soon as you reach the top of the cliff, don’t leave before you see the most romantic sunset in the world.
When people say romance, they say Paris. One of the most beautiful cities in the world will surely make your honeymoon unforgettable.
If you choose to visit Paris for your honeymoon, make sure to visit the Musee d’Orsay, get on the top of the Eiffel Tower, tie a love ribbon on the Pont des Art bridge, and enjoy the mesmerizing Louvre.
You will find Italy in almost every list of romantic locations for newlyweds. Nothing says love quite like the romantic Venice, where you can take a gondola ride in the Grand Canal and enjoy the marvelous, historic buildings.
Take a stroll around San Marco, the Piazza, check out the Basilica di San Marco and the splendid architecture of Palazzo Ducale. Get a boat ride to the islands nearby, and simply enjoy your company in one of the most romantic places known to the world!
Harbour Island, Bahamas
The Bahamas are amazing, but have you heard of this paradise of pink-sand? Mick Jagger, Diane on Furstenberg, and even Bill Gates enjoy spending their time here and why wouldn’t they – it is one of the greatest places on earth!
The Pink Sands Beach is literally what the name says – a three-mile beach of turquoise water and pink sand.
Have you ever seen a photo of the gorgeous sunset from the Santorini volcanic island? This is your honeymoon, so it is time to see something wonderful that can only be found in one spot in the world.
Stroll around the black and red-sand beaches, check out the Bronze Age Akrotiri settlement, stop in the numerous boutiques, and party in the lively taverns in Fira. Santorini’s tourists often travel by scooter, so why not rent one and drive it along the snow-white, cubist villas?
Hawaii, United States
Say goodbye to all those frustrations over the wedding planning – it is time to say ‘aloha’ to the wonderful, very romantic Hawaii. This is the home of six major islands and many small ones; with golden sands and emerald valleys.
Search for the sea caves on the Napali Coast and move to the South Shore of Molokai to find the underwater gardens. Getting lost in Hawaii is like getting lost in paradise, making it the most beautiful place for a couple in love.
Thailand, Southeast Asia
Last but not least – one of the most popular getaways for in-love couples in this past decade. With resorts that are world-renowned and secluded beaches, your honeymoon in this destination will surely be perfect!
Visit the historic retreats and learn about Thailand’s colorful culture. Get inspired by both modernity and tradition in the capital, Bangkok and enjoy 5,000 miles of amazing coastline throughout the country. This is the perfect place to make your first memories as a married couple.
Choosing one of these amazing places must be hard, but it doesn’t have to be! Select the most inviting destination this year and you can visit the rest for your anniversaries. All the places in this list are a definite must for every traveling lover.