Our Top 5 Honeymoon Destinations
As newlyweds there is nothing better than spending a few days, weeks or months unwinding from your wedding and enjoying each others company. We have pulled together a snapshot of 5 of the world’s most desirable honeymoon destinations of 2014.
1. Bora Bora
Staying in one of the most famous islands of French Polynesia, you will be surrounded with more picturesque scenery than any travel magazine could portray. There really is nowhere in the world quite as spectacular as Bora Bora.
With coconut forests, colourful villages, pristine beaches and beautiful turquoise water as far as the eye can see, Bora Bora is paradise. Staying in amazing beach bungalows styled to perfection you will find yourself immersed in the island’s traditions, activities and authentic cuisine.
Perfect For Couples Who: Want a honeymoon filled with romance and relaxation
2. Queenstown, New Zealand
New Zealand is perfect for adventure seekers who love the great outdoors. While only hours from Australia, New Zealand truly is a world of it’s own and home to some of most incredible scenery you will ever see.
With ample activities such as sky diving, rafting, mountain climbing, skiing and jet boating, the fun never stops. Coupled with breathtaking fjords, snow capped mountains, glaciers, beautiful beaches and spectacular canyons, your honeymoon will be perfectly balanced with adrenaline and serenity.
Perfect For Couples: Who are looking for adventure combined with serenity
3. St Lucia
White sand, crashing waves and stunning vistas coupled with lush forests, deep green valleys and many adventure opportunities set St Lucia apart from other islands in the Caribbean.
Honeymooning in St Lucia will see you create lasting memories while you relax on the tranquil beaches, rejuvenate in the mineral springs, drive into the world’s only drive-in volcano, zipline through the canopy and hike to St Lucia’s legendary waterfalls.
Perfect For Couples: Who want to experience a truly unique part of the world
4. Vienna, Austria
Know for it’s architecture, music and delicious coffeehouses, Vienna is a must for those looking for a unique cultural experience.
You will be spoilt for choice at arguably the world’s best cafe’s and coffeehouses. In between coffee breaks you can explore the Schonbrunn Palace, catch a performance at the State Opera House, visit Vienna’s countless museums and wine & dine at some of Europe's finest restaurants. Vienna boasts a unique combination of historic brides, fountains, stairways and buildings coupled with some of Europe’s most modern architecture.
Budget: $$$ - $$$$
Perfect For Couples: Who are love emerging themselves in history and the arts
5. Florida, USA
Home to Disney World, Florida is a great place to go when you are looking for a whole lot of fun! Choose to stay at the Disney World resort for a fairytale experience or choose to experience the beauty that the rest of Florida has to offer.
Stay on the shores of St. Pete Beach and enjoy paddle boarding, diving and relaxing on the beach. Go hiking though the Everglades National Park, cruise through Fort Lauderdale or explore the history and architecture of St. Augustine.
Budget: $$ - $$$
Perfect For Couples: Who want to have a whole lot of fun
Photo credits: Cover photo: Thomas Leuthard, St Lucia: St Lucia Now, Vienna: Touristic Europe
See how Lorena & Matthew used their registry to fund their honeymoon to Queenstown NZ here.