Getting married might be the happiest day of your life, but they’ll be plenty more to come on the honeymoon. Check out our 10 favourite honeymoon destinations, designed to take romance to the next level.
With more than 300 pristine, white sand beaches to choose from, Fiji is the perfect place to head following your nuptials. With many premier resorts to choose from, the clear waters and clearer skies, surrounded by stunning scenery make for the most romantic hidden retreat. If you feel like getting active, there’s plenty of fun to be had with scuba diving, white water rafting, snorkelling and windsurfing available.
If you want a romantic getaway to truly just be together, look no further than the Maldives. This archipelago of palm veiled islands is the stuff fiction is made of. Surrounded by warm turquoise waters, the many islands of the Maldives have mostly been turned into luxury, romantic resorts, where your every need will be met. Enjoy lounging all day, before indulging in a private beachside candlelit dinner at night, where the setting orange sun will leave you with a memory you’ll never forget.
- St Lucia
The Caribbean islands were made for romantic getaways, but if you want romance with a bit of a kick, St Lucia is the place for you. Alongside its white sands, swaying palms and warm glistening waters sit an abundance of fun times and adventure. With the striking backdrop of the Piton Mountains (a UNESCO World Heritage site), take a hike up the 786 metre Gros Piton, before participating in other adventures such as diving, snorkelling, zip lining and the scuba/snorkel hybrid Snuba.
- Bora Bora
Located in French Polynesia, Bora Bora is one of the most beautiful and mesmerising islands in the whole world. This is the ultimate destination for a secluded, romantic honeymoon, with overwater bungalows and thatched roof villas strategically placed throughout the island, where you can enjoy the heavenly tranquil ambiance. Aside from the daily dips in the clear ocean and lounging on the hot white sands, take part in a sunset cruise aboard a catamaran, or try the delicious cuisine at La Villa Mahana.
Now who said romance has to mean seclusion? If you head to Kenya, you can enjoy an amazing and unique honeymoon like no other. With stunning flora and fauna for as far as the eye can see, set against the dramatic backdrop of Mt. Kilimanjaro, you could embrace romance at one of the many stunning resorts – or take a walk on the wild side and experience the majestic and magical wildlife, for a honeymoon like no other.
In Indonesia you’ll find paradise on earth in Bali. With blue skies, clear waters, swaying fauna and flora as well as juicy mangos, warm and inviting sunsets and night-blooming jasmine; this is an island that knows the power of seduction. A true utopia, you can spoil yourself with delightful floral baths, indulgent spa treatments, spiced body scrubs and harmonious couple’s massages.
The largest island in the French Polynesia, Tahiti was designed for honeymoons; becoming popular with couples the world over. But why? Well there’s the fabulous surroundings filled with the tranquil sound of nature we so often miss, combined with lush greenery that provides a dramatic difference from the turquoise waters and white sands. Couple all this with the romantic over water villas, and you’ve got a recipe for romance personified.
Sitting peacefully in the Indian Ocean, not far from Africa, is the idealistic surroundings of the Seychelles. With five star luxuries throughout, newlywed couples can treat themselves to various spa treatments at a number of resorts, spend the day lying around on the hot sands or sign up for a breezy and refreshing yoga experience on a pavilion. You can even indulge in a spot of diving, as you’re surrounded by one of the world’s largest marine parks in the Indian Ocean; it’s the perfect island paradise.
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