Planning a honeymoon? Look no further than one of these amazing destinations
Your honeymoon should be the experience of a lifetime; the icing on the cake after the best day of your life!
However, all too often there is so much attention focused on the wedding that the honeymoon gets an inadequate amount of attention. The problem is there are hundreds of destinations around the world which will provide a stunning setting for your honeymoon.
But there are a few which are just a cut above the rest:
Sugar Beach, St Lucia
The Caribbean is always going to rank highly as one of the most desirable destinations in the world. Forests, mountains and gorgeous beaches are on your doorstep. The sand is golden, the temperature is heavenly and the sea is crystal clear and incredibly inviting. Any day you wish to have a break from paradise simply stroll up through the forests towards the mountains, or even indulge in a little retail therapy.
Niyama is another spot which offers some of the best beaches in the world, combined with turquoise seas and an abundance of beautiful fish; all visible with just a snorkel. There is also the fantastic Subsix nightclub; here you can see sharks and rays through the floor to ceiling glass walls. At the same time you can drink and dance the night away! There is even a beach cinema and fantastic spa available to ensure you are fully relaxed; ready for your next night in the club.
This resort is perched on top of a large rocky cliff in the middle of a 60,000 acre private reserve! To feel the romance sleep under the stars, the hand crafted star bed can be rolled outside to soak up the darkness, illuminated by billions of stars. For the more adventurous you can enjoy a guided bush walk or even complete the walk on horseback; alternatively try the night time Bush drive.
Taj Lake Palace, India
India is well known as being a place of cultural and impeccable manners. This particular resort is also magical; it literally appears to float in the middle of Lake Pichola. You have to make the final stage of your journey by boat and you will be welcomed into the ultimate fairy tale castle. Relax with a couples massage in the Jiva Spa and even undertake a few local excursions to really get a feel for the mystical beauty if this area.
The extraordinary Himalayan chain
If you’re feeling adventurous, you could explore the Himalayan chain. Darjeeling for example, is a fabulous honeymoon destination for the adventurous type of traveler. Nepal and Tibet may dominate the scenery; however it’s India that inspires people the most. Exquisite mountaineering opportunities are available across the Northern frontier. Starting from Jammu & Kashmir all the way to Himachal Pradesh and Sikkim, the Indian Himalayas will exceed all your expectations.
Ponta dos Ganchos, Brazil
The aim of this fabulous resort is to ensure you unwind and it pulls out all the stops to make sure this happens! It is home to the only Christian Dior spa in South America, every one of the massages can be enjoyed looking out across beautiful white sandy beaches to the glistening, inviting sea. The staff will offer you the best service you have ever received; often knowing what you want before you do! To really up the romance, dine on the tiny private island in the centre of this resort!
Shangri-La Hotel, Paris
Paris is one of the most romantic cities on the planet and there is very little better than staying at this hotel, open the curtains on your first morning at the hotel and you will see the Eiffel Tower, perfectly framed right in front of you. It is a moment you will never forget. Paris, of course, offers a huge choice of culinary delights, from street side cafes to up-market restaurants. Each one offers the opportunity to soak up the atmosphere and snuggle into the arms of your true love.
Elephant Hills Rainbow Camp, Thailand
For those who like to add a little more adventure to their honeymoon, the Elephant Hills Rainbow Camp in Thailand is the perfect choice. Stay at this camp and you will be at Thailand’s first floating hotel. You can literally roll out of bed and dive into the lake. You can enjoy kayaking, trekking through the rainforest or simply swimming in the lake. You should be able to see Gibbons in their natural habitat and the entire experience will stay with you forever.
Plan your honeymoon in advance and go for an exclusive destination you’ve never even dreamed of exploring. Enjoy it as much as possible and prepare yourself for married life.
By Alfred Stallion and ShaktiHimalaya.com!