Once your wedding day ends, as magical as it has been it is natural for you to start thinking about your forthcoming honeymoon. Whether you fancy lazing on a white sandy beach tasting wine in the vineyards of Tuscany or something a little higher octane like learning to waterski in the Seychelle; your honeymoon will be one of the most exciting holidays of your life.
Some people know exactly where they want to go and have their tickets booked years or months in advance. Others are open to suggestions and with so many amazing honeymoon locations in the world it is easy to see why.
If you need some inspiration, we have put together a list of the most romantic wedding destinations to help you get started:
Bask in Bali
The island of the gods, Bali is a magnificent location with turquoise waters and white sandy beaches. Not only that, but it is home to many different temples and has several cultural heritage sites that you should make time to see. There are some volcanoes, and amazing landscapes from hillside to Ocean views.
Whether you fancy a five-star hotel, a private rental near the beach, or a bed and breakfast there are so many choices on offer. You will adore the climate of the Indonesian ocean and enjoy seeing marine life and walking on the sands to dip your toes into the water. Read: 5 Beautiful Bali Resorts For Your Honeymoon.
Stay in Santorini
Head to the Aegean Sea for the ultimate in holiday destination that is perfect for couples on their honeymoon. This is a popular spot for celebrities and features some amazing whitewashed towers. It is rumoured to be the Lost City of Atlantis, and this is an amazing small crescent shaped island with piercing blue waters and a stunning tropical climate. Whether you fancy lazing in a spa or heading to Fira and partying the night away in one of the local tavernas there is so much to do. Read: 10 Best Things To Do in Santorini on Your Honeymoon.
Shopping is aplenty in many different towns, with boutiques in Oia being a particular favourite. Santorini is one of those places you will love to visit time and time again, perhaps you can make it an anniversary tradition.
Check this out: 4 Honeymoon Suites You Need To Check in Santorini.
Marvel at the Maldives
The Maldives is such a glorious location, featuring over 1000 coral islands, some of which have never even seen civilization. Nestled in the Indian Ocean this is a truly magical destination unlike any you have ever seen before it is a true paradise on Earth. Check out many of the diving spots, or a lazy lagoon.
Stroll along the snow-white sands and discover the amazing Water Gardens. The Maldives is opulence and a luxury, with so many different places to stay from views of the ocean to the wonderful scenery surrounding the island. This will be a holiday to remember forever.
Hole-up in Hawaii
Pop music would have you believe that Hawaii is all about surfing, however, there is certainly much more to it than that. It is a stunning group of 6 islands, featuring a mixture of active volcanoes, emerald valleys, luxurious sands and crystal-clear waters. On the Napali coast you can visit the underwater caves, and the underwater gardens which are found on the south shore of Molokai.
There is so much to see and do, this is a gorgeous island base that is the dream destination for many people. It was described by writer Mark Twain as the ‘sublimest spectacle’. Don’t forget your camera, and enjoy your honeymoon in Hawaii, a truly dream destination.
Take Off to Thailand
There are so many honeymoon destinations and packages on offer around Thailand that you will not be short of choice. This colourful culture offers so much; from the hustle and bustle of Bangkok to the quieter pace at the water's edge by the beaches. Whatever you fancy you will find it here. Taste the traditional cuisine, laze in the sand, or explore the area from the coast to the rainforest. Read: Your Honeymoon Guide to Phuket.
You can stay in civilisation surrounded by skyscrapers, or you can head to more gentle paced life and stay in a cabin by the shore. It is certainly somewhere worth visiting, and you will find a wide range of spas and relaxation treatments to make the most of your time there.
Chill in the Caribbean
The Caribbean is made up of over 7000 different islands although at least 10% of these are not inhabited. It means though that you have such a massive choice of destination, covering 28 countries. Jamaica is known for its music, the Cayman Islands are modern and cosmopolitan, or you can head to the Bahamas and hide away in peace and tranquillity. Again, they have the most amazing clear waters and white sandy beaches. It is a truly beautiful destination that oozes romance. It is featured in many different films and movies thanks to the stunning scenery and amazing climate.
Whether you choose to have a honeymoon in the sun or want to head up to a mountain and ski. One thing is for certain, there are so many amazing destinations around the world that you will never be short of choices. Any of our best honeymoon destinations are guaranteed to ensure that you have the perfect time as a newlywed couple. Whatever you pick we hope you enjoy it.