Are you and your partner the adventurous type or do you think an ideal holiday requires credit cards and shopping bags? A honeymoon needn’t be a cookie cutter package deal but should be the ultimate much-deserved break for the both of you. But since every couple is different, finding the perfect honeymoon destination can be difficult. Never fear, Wedded Wonderland is here!
We’ve listed different honeymoon styles and sought out destinations for all types of couples – enjoy.
For the couple that loves luxury
Santorini has a certain charm with its breathtaking views of the deep blue Aegean Sea contrasting with the white wall of its architecture. Not to mention is gorgeous sunsets and romantic atmosphere perfect for the ultimate honeymoon. If you’re after luxury look no further than the cliff side hotel Canaves Oia. With a range of gorgeous rooms and suites, with picturesque views you’re sure to find something perfect for you.
If you are after luxury and privacy than the Maldives is the right honeymoon destination for you. Imagine yourself surrounded but nothing but blue skies and clear blue waters, sipping a cocktail whilst listening to the sound of nothing but nature. Sounds ideal? We think so. Why not jump on a seaplane and enjoy the amazingness that the Conrad Maldives has to offer. Choose between floating in a water villa or your very own beach villa.
Bora Bora is the epitome of a dream honeymoon destination. With some of the most beautiful waters and coral reefs, Bora Bora has nothing to disturb the ocean views except gorgeous lush mountains. If you’re after luxury St Regis is perfect. A private island resort in the shadow of extinct volcano Mount Otemanu, and surrounded by the most beautiful lagoon on the planet.
For the Thrill-Seeking Couple
Known for it’s mountain-like sand dunes, this rugged and wild country in the south west of Africa is the perfect destination for a couple of thrill seekers. You’ll experience a quintessential African safari and sleep underneath the most brilliant stars. Almost completely uninhabited Namibia is the destination for a true thrill seeker, as all the best lodges require travelling to the hilltops in isolated areas. One such place is the Grootberg Lodge – just imagine a herd of antelope or a couple of Giraffes prancing around right outside your window.
We all know Croatia is one of the most beautiful seaside countries in Europe and home to a few scenic background in HBO’s Game of Thrones. But unbeknown to many is most of it’s surface is mountainous making it one of the most interesting places to rock climb. If you and your partner are avid climbers than Croatia the rock climbing paradise is a must. Stay at an apartment hotel such as Divota in Split only a short drive from Split rock climbing district and have an adventure you’d never forget.
If you don’t want to skimp out on luxury and decadence but still want all the thrill of an adventure Beijing is the place to go. Climb the world famous wall of China the a building project with the longest duration and greatest cost in human lives, blood, sweet and tear – a must for adventurers and history buff alike. Why not stay at the gorgeous Shangri La Hotel in Beijing while you are there. A grand hotel worthy of royalty and only an hour & half drive from the great wall.
For the couple that loves to shop till they drop
With a plethora of places to shop, New York is the city of dreams for the shopaholic. Bergdorf Goodman, Dover Street, Barneys, Saks Fifth Ave…the list goes on. Not only is New York the perfect honeymoon destination for those who love to shop, you’ll love all the sights and tastes – New York Pizza anyone? Why not stay at the most sort out Plaza Hotel on Fifth Avenue, a quintessentially New York Hotel and relive some classic Hollywood film scenes.
Another great American destination for the couple that requires a few extra suitcases for shopping alone, Beverly Hills provides the perfect honeymoon destination. One the wealthiest and most glamorous parts of Los Angeles, Beverly Hills will have you shopping down Rodeo Drive whilst rubbing elbows with Hollywood glitterati. And after all that shopping experience the ultimate in pampering at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in the heart of Beverly Hills.
For the Couple that are connoisseur’s of Food and Wine
The ultimate in wine country, Tuscany provides the perfect honeymoon destination for those who love their food and wine. With so many honeymoon locales and abundance of traditional Italian food you’ll love the intimate setting and gorgeous countryside. If you after the epitome of Tuscan wine country you must stay at the Hotel Villa Campomaggio. A stunning location in Chianti Classico Wine region surrounded by vineyards, the Villa Campomaggio is the perfect foodie honeymoon destination.
Vietnam has much to offer for the foodie couple. With ancient heritage sites, white sand islands make Vietnam a very popular honeymoon destination but the star of the show is the traditional Vietnamese food. Jump into the street food in Hanoi or take a cooking class in Hoi An – trust us your taste buds will thank you. While you’re there enjoy some rest and recuperation at the Almanity Hoi An Resort & Spa.