July 30, 2014 in Wedding Rings
A wedding takes hours and hours of planning and lots of worry and anxiety about the wedding day timeline, decorations, dresses, flowers, and hundreds of other details that make a wedding beautiful. When you're finished with the big day, and you've finally said "I do," it's time to take the vacation of a lifetime, also known as your honeymoon. The honeymoon gives you a time to relax and enjoy spending time with your new spouse, and allows you to let your hair down, have some fun and just blow off a lot of wedding day steam. Honeymooning in the summer doesn't mean it has to be like every other summer vacation you've ever taken. Here are some exquisite honeymoon destinations that allow you to do something different, yet wonderful in the summertime with your new special someone.
Greek Islands[caption id="attachment_490" align="aligncenter" width="640"] The Town of Santorini, Greece.[/caption]
Greece is a place where newlyweds can find beautiful culture, interesting sites and lots of fun, making it a wonderful summer honeymoon destination. Some attractions include the ancient Palace of Knossos in Crete, the Red Beach, a breathtaking Cape Sounion sunset and seeing Acropolis at night. Santorini and Mykonos Islands have character, incredible civilization and stunning views as well. When you visit the Kalokerinos Taverna, you can enjoy and evening of Greek dancing, or choose to sit on the terrace of a local cafe for the afternoon. Many honeymooners enjoy renting chartered yachts, going sailing or exploring ancient ruins.
Fiji[caption id="attachment_489" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by Jennifer (Flickr)[/caption]
The water surrounding the romantic Fiji Islands gives you almost perfect visibility, and with the beautiful coral located off the shores, you can have some of the most wonderful snorkeling experiences ever. Bliss, romance and serenity is what you'll get when you visit Fiji for your honeymoon, as it is popularly known as Earth's modern Eden. You can also choose to explore the hot springs that are left by volcanic craters. Spend all day enjoying the Blue Lagoon, and then spend a candlelit dinner on the beach. You can shop duty-free, as the black pearls found off of Savusavu Bay are like no others in the world. Visit all the islands and enjoy all the water activities they have to offer. The views will not disappoint.
France isn't just the Eiffel Tower and wonderful pastries. The romance in France for honeymooners is endless. Discover the history and culture while you enjoy the landscape, the cities, and especially the food. Whether you enjoy seeing the rolling hills full of lavender fields, the magnificent Alps in Bordeaux, or the feel of the sunshine on your face in the French Riviera, you'll most likely find a place that appeals to you. Experience the fine wines, the flavorful cheeses and the aromatic breads while you discover the architecture, the chateaus, and the wonderful gardens and museums. A visit to the many cafes and bistros is essential as well.
Jamaica[caption id="attachment_488" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Photo by Sarah_Ackerman (Flickr)[/caption]
Couples seeking a warm and relaxing destination to get away and celebrate their new lives together need to look no further than the Caribbean Sea to the island of Jamaica. The white sandy beaches and the crystal blue clear ocean water make it one of the most beautiful island getaways in the world. Some of the more popular honeymoon resorts are the Ocho Rios, Negril and Montego Bay. Interesting attractions include the Coyaba River Museum, and many different amazing waterfalls including Dunn's River Falls, Negril Cliffs and Mayfield Falls. Couples can choose an all-inclusive resort with hundreds of fun things to do, or a quiet and romantic cottage on the beach. Regardless of where you stay, you'll enjoy a honeymoon in Jamaica.