Still searching for the most romantic honeymoons? We’ve got you covered with the top ten most passionate and intoxicating destinations from around the globe…
Once-in-a-lifetime trips deserve to be unforgettable. If dazzling romance is top of your agenda – and let’s face it, why wouldn’t it be on your honeymoon?! – take inspiration from this stunning top ten hit list, compiled by Exploring This Rock, for the ultimate last word in the best romantic honeymoons our planet has to offer…
This isn’t just one town, it’s actually just 118 small islands all connected by canals and is unusual in the fact that it has no roads whatsoever. Whether you’re sat by the canals enjoying a lovely meal or taking a gondola ride with your special other half, Venice really is the epitome of ‘romantic honeymoon’ destination.
Also know as the City of Love, it’s easy to see why this is one of the most romantic destinations to visit. Be it taking a horse-drawn cart around the city; going up the Eiffel tower or just enjoying the French cuisine – Paris is undeniably a romantic hotspot.
If a city break isn’t for you, a visit to Bora Bora is truly a paradise in the French Polynesia. Crystal-clear waters and palm beaches await you when you land, and there is a stunning amount to see and do. Whether you are after a honeymoon on the beach, hiking up some mountains, scuba-diving or relaxing with mind-blowing massages, this island has it all.
The Maldives is probably one of the most popular honeymoon destinations in the world and it’s easy to see why. With a wide range of stunning islands to pick from and a wide choice of accommodation types, this is an idyllic place to spend a week or more with that special someone. Waking up over clear blue waters and dipping into the sea for a quick swim before breakfast – what more can you ask for…?
The British Virgin Island
A group of islands belonging to the British overseas territory in the Caribbean, these islands are stunning places to visit with golden beaches, palm-tree-lined boulevard,s as well as great weather all year round.
You can expect the most expensive honeymoon destinations to come with a price tag – but it is for a reason. The Seychelles is no different as has a certain aura about it. As well as stunning beaches and clear blue waters you might spot a celebrity or two. It’s often the destination of choice for A-list celebs including George Clooney in 2014, and even British Royalty, when Kate and William visited here in 2011 after their wedding.
Some people just don’t like to visit the same places as everyone else and want something unique and different. Then Lapland is for you! The best time of year to visit is between November and March, so ideal if you have a winter wedding, plus, if you go this time of year you get the magic of Christmas too! What’s more romantic than sitting under the sky looking at the Northern Lights?
A few years ago, Dubrovnik was a true secret… but it has got out! The city is full of rich heritage and a unique culture for you to explore. For the best weather, this is a great destination to visit between April and October.
This country sits alongside Thailand and Indonesia as one of the choice destinations in Southern eastern countries for honeymoons. The fantastic experiences, hotels and things to see, as well as budget-friendly prices make this an ideal honeymoon for budget-conscious couples.
Selva Negra – Nicaragua
Who said you couldn’t have blue seas and golden sands on a budget? Selva Negra says you can! You can find stunning beach-side bungalows offering sea views and hotels from as little as $100 a night! Proof that romance need not cost the earth!
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