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The 10 Best Islands for Honeymoons

Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island If you’re trying to decide where to go for your post-wedding escape, a sun-splashed island can be a solid choice. But which one to choose? The ideal island for your newlywed getaway depends on your budget, and how much time you have. But whether you’re simply looking for sand and…

The 9 Best Boutique Hotels in Santorini for Honeymoons

You’ve spent months meticulously planning a memorable wedding. The band is booked, the florist is putting the finishing touches on the beautiful bouquets, and the dress is being tailored to your exact proportions. The only outstanding question: where to honeymoon? Santorini is a popular pick among newlyweds, and for good reason — the vertical whitewashed…

The Pros and Cons of Getting Married on a Cruise Ship

Parekh Cards/Flickr Getting married on a cruise ship is the ultimate destination wedding. It’s an affordable, efficient, and fun way to combine your nuptials with a honeymoon for you and a vacation for your guests. Whether you want to elope at sea during sunset, bring your entire family to watch you exchange vows on a…

The 9 Best Cheap Honeymoon Destinations in Europe

Dreaming about honeymooning in Europe may conjure images of Santorini suites with private plunge pools, or swish beachside hotels in Cannes, but these vacations are undeniably pricey. For couples on a stricter budget, there’s no need to sacrifice a gorgeous European getaway. Below, we’ve found nine locales that offer plenty of European charm, delectable cuisine,…

The Best Things to Do in Mauritius

The tiny island nation of Mauritius lies in the southern Indian Ocean, about 700 miles to the east of Madagascar and more than 1,000 miles south of the Seychelles. It’s a long way from anywhere (connecting flights through Dubai and Paris take about six and 11 hours, respectively), but those who make the journey are…

8 Awesome Honeymoons for $2,000 or Less

Beach at Royal Hideaway Playacar, Playa del Carmen/Oyster The tradition of traveling after a whirlwind wedding is something many couples look forward to. However, shelling out loads of cash for a honeymoon, especially after emptying out your pockets for a wedding, is less than ideal. Couples, on average, spend around $4,466 for a honeymoon, though…

6 Best Safaris for Your Honeymoon

Whether you’ve been saving for the entirety of your relationship or asked wedding guests to contribute to a vacation fund, your honeymoon is the perfect excuse to go big. Enter: a safari. Luxury lodges, gorgeous savannah sunsets, and incredible wildlife are just a few of the highlights of this bucket-list trip. And while Africa remains…

7 Best Honeymoon Destinations for LGBTQ Couples

Earlier this year, Bermuda made global news by repealing the law that allows same-sex marriage. The move came as a surprise, both because it represented a step back in terms of LGBTQ rights, and also because it showed an ugly, less tolerant side of the island’s culture. Still, LGBTQ travelers — particularly those planning their…

Why You Shouldn’t Choose Santorini for Your Honeymoon

VIP Suites, Oia, Santorini/Oyster Santorini is one of the most popular islands in the world for destination weddings and honeymoons. It’s also a highly prized backdrop for dramatic wedding photo shoots, even for brides who aren’t tying the knot anywhere near the Aegean Sea. And while the gorgeous caldera cliffs, delicious seafood, unique red and…