Honeymoon Destinations: Our Top 10 Picks

Your honeymoon should be the holiday of a lifetime.  If you are anything like me you prefer laying by the sea, soaking up the sun with a good book. And I bet he loves to be off about exploring! You and your groom may be polar opposites when it comes to how ye like to spend your time holidaying. Either way when planning your honeymoon you both must compromise to ensure that you choose a honeymoon destination that you will both enjoy every minute of! With the choices we have put together for you I can ensure you will do just that. Here are our Top 10 Picks:

10. Las Vegas 

While you may have not been keen on the idea of marrying in Vegas, why not honeymoon here! There is nowhere else like it. Whether you gamble or not there is an abundance of things to do at every moment of the day or night!

9. Rome

Rome certainly is a city of love. Spend your honeymoon admiring the amazing architecture and soaking up the Italian lifestyle. The food here is superb and you will have no shortage of historical sites to visit.

 8. Thailand

Whether you choose to visit Phuket or Koh Samui, Thailand is one of the most romantic coutries in the world and has everything to offer. Sandy beaches and crystal blue waters. Somewhere the beach lovers, yet not limited to, will adore!

7. Figi

After arriving in one of Figi’s 322 islands you will indeed think you have found paradise. In the Pacific Ocean between Hawaii and Australia it is said to be one of the most secluded honeymoon destinations in the world.

6. Orlando, Florida

Orlando is not just for kids! There is something for everyone with hotels in every budget range located on International Drive. You will not be short of things to do in Orlando, Disney World, Universal Orlando and Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay are all must sees!

5. The Maldives

 Located in the Indian Ocean, the country is made up of 1,190 coral islands which only about 90 of are developed tourist resorts. You can expect blue seas, white sandy beaches and fish swimming around the corals!

4. Bora Bora

Bora Bora is located in the French Polynesia amongst the South Pacific. In the most romantic island of the group enjoy your stay in an over water bungalow perched over a blue lagoon. You will truly feel as if you are in paradise.

3. Cape Town, South Africa 

Whether you and your husband to be are the back-packing type or are looking for a 5 star service honeymoon, Cape Town has something to offer everyone. A trip to table Mountain is a must, hikers can attempt the 3,560 foot peak. For the rest of us there are cable cars!

2. Mexico

Beautiful beaches, delicious food and great culture. Mexico really does have it all! Cancun is the ideal spot if you wish to soak up the rays by day and cocktails by night. A visit to Mexico city is a must during your trip!

1. Bahamas

If your dream honeymoon entails spending your days relaxing secluded away in a tropical paradise this Caribbean location is the choice for you. Ideal for us Irish honeymooners who want to soak up the warm climate, their are many activities on offer such as snorkelling,  diving and various water sports.

{Image of couple via Microsoft Online}

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