The definition of a honeymoon is simply ‘time spent away as a newly married couple’. Therefore there are no rules which say you need to spend these special moments in a certain way. It is worth finding something that you and your partner want to do as a couple, allowing you to treasure those unique days after your wedding. Your wedding destination can be worldwide or down the road, can last for the weekend or for 6 months. It is up to you to choose something that is unique to you and your partner, as each relationship is unique.
Firm ideas on how far you want to travel? Search for your perfect honeymoon by flight duration:
Look at any honeymoon brochure and the chances are that a palm fringed beach features on the cover. After weeks of wedding preparations this is your opportunity to unwind, relax in the sun and spend time together without any distractions, and has always been considered the classic honeymoon. Looking for the perfect sandy beach for your honeymoon? Start here:
Short of time for the classic 2 week honeymoon, or planning a short break now and a longer honeymoon later in the year? Many couples choose a luxury city break and enjoy really getting to know a city together. Classic choices include:
If you are fit, active and enjoy the outdoor life, the idea of a classic beach honeymoon, sipping cocktails, reading books and doing little else, might be your idea of hell. If you are looking for action packed fun you may need to look further afield than the honeymoon brochures as many activity holidays are aimed at groups:
Time to take more than 2 weeks for your honeymoon? This is your chance to really explore an area or country in depth. Didn’t take a gap year? This is your chance to go to the country you have always wished you could visit.