Popular Honeymoon Ideas


After you and your new spouse have gotten through the big day, it is time to kick back and relax on the honeymoon of your dreams. This unforgettable trip will not just happen without some careful planning. Consider your and your future spouse’s personality and preference and ask yourselves questions such as whether you are looking for some rest and rejuvenation or some action and adventure. Next, you want to consider your budget when you do your research; there are just as many sights to explore close to home as there are far away. Be sure to consider the time of year that you are visiting your dream destination, so you can plan accordingly.

For those looking to stay close to home, you can hit the road and find anything from a getaway to the beach to a bed and breakfast in the mountains. Some places to discuss include:

  • The Outer Banks
  • Asheville
  • The Great Smoky Mountains
  • Hatteras Island
  • Nags Head
  • Blue Ridge Mountains

For those who want to get their feet wet and stick their toes in the sand, a tropical beach vacation might be calling your name. Some destinations to consider include:

  • Miami
  • The Florida Keys
  • All-inclusive Caribbean resorts
  • Maui
  • A Mexican or Caribbean cruise
  • Turks and Caicos
  • Bermuda
  • Acapulco

For the spiritual, outdoorsy couple who wants to get in touch with nature, there is a long list of options. Some favorite spots include:

  • Sedona, Arizona
  • Park City, Utah
  • Niagara Falls
  • Big Sur, California
  • Riviera Maya, Mexico
  • Delores, Colorado

For the cultured couple who enjoys the larger cities, there are some hot places to visit such as:

  • New York City
  • New Orleans
  • San Francisco
  • San Diego
  • Las Vegas
  • Chicago

For the couple with no boundaries, you can set your heart and wings on a European vacation. Some popular honeymoon places include:

  • Paris, France (the city of love)
  • Tuscany, Italy
  • Florence, Italy
  • Rome, Italy
  • Venice, Italy
  • Cannes, France

Last but not least, if you have no limitations and are not worried about breaking the bank, there are some exciting destinations that may be waiting for you:

  • African safari
  • Alaskan cruise
  • Tahiti
  • Bora Bora
  • Fiji
  • Costa Rica

Do not rely solely on the internet when you do your honeymoon planning as sometimes pictures and reviews can be misleading. Talk to friends and loved ones that have actually been to the destinations of your dreams. You may want to recruit a travel agent that can save you time, energy and even money. There is a perfect honeymoon spot for every couple that you will forever remember as the first place you traveled as a newly married pair to make memories for a lifetime.