If you’re planning the biggest day of your life, it can seem like you’ve got way too much to think about and consider. With so much to organize from flowers to outfits, all too often the honeymoon is something which gets overlooked or which goes on the back burner with last minute arrangements being made.
However, it is important to put just as much effort into planning your honeymoon as you have put into arranging the big day itself. You need your honeymoon destination to be a truly remarkable one that you’ll remember fondly for your whole life. So, with that in mind, there are a few unique places that you should definitely consider.
Maldives – Vaadhoo Island
The Maldives is a popular honeymoon destination, but Vaadhoo Island is less common. Yet if you love romantic strolls as the sun goes down on a sandy beach and surrounded by jaw-dropping scenery, this is the perfect setting for your first vacation as a married couple. The blue waves around Vaadhoo Island are known as the Sea Of Stars, and offer you an amazing once-in-a-lifetime experience to enjoy on your honeymoon. Remember to take your best freediving mask so that it’s convenient for underwater activities when you stay here!
Kenya – Lang’ata Nairobi
Africa is a spectacular destination for your honeymoon, but Lang’ata Nairobi offers an amazing location to experience a once in a lifetime vacation in the form of a guesthouse known as Giraffe Manor. Here, you can spend your break surrounded by friendly giraffes who want to share your breakfast or just watch you while you relax.
Japan – Takinoue
Japan is a country with a fascinating culture and amazing sights to explore and experience. Takinoue is a town in Hokkaido, and if you’re marrying at the right time of year you can visit its well-known Pink Moss Park. This is a truly unique and splendid spot to explore thanks to the pink carpet of moss which covers the whole park.
Italy, The Amalfi Coast
If you’re longing for a breathtaking Mediterranean escape, Italy’s Amalfi Coastline is the ultimate honeymoon destination for you thanks to its stunning landscape. The mountain scenery and the beautiful shoreline creates a spectacular vertical scene with picturesque forests and colorful towns. It doesn’t get much more romantic than this, whether you want to relax on a private beach or hike up a mountain.
South Africa, Cape Town
If you’re a cosmopolitan couple, you’re sure to love Cape Town and its many attractions. Whether you love action, animals or relaxation, you’ll appreciate this destination with its hiking opportunities, mountain views and natural reserves as well as its sandy coves like Boulders Beach. There’s everything to enjoy here within easy reach making it the ideal honeymoon spot.
Lapland, Kakslauttanen Igloo Resort
If you long to see the Northern Lights together, the Kakslauttanen Igloo Resort in Lapland is the perfect place for your romantic honeymoon. This unique igloo style accommodation allows you to virtually sleep under the stars while still being warm and toasty under cover thanks to the glass design. You’ll never forget your break in the heart of the Lappish wilderness.
Want to really kick back and get away from it all? Borobudur in Indonesia is the ideal spot. You can explore ancient runes and experience your own spiritual awakening while you surround yourself with this majestic monument. You’ll also love the beautiful rice fields, traditional villages and gorgeous scenery that this destination boasts.
Mozambique, Medjumbe Island
If you long to discover something completely out of the ordinary on your honeymoon, Mozambique’s Medjumbe Island is the perfect place to go. Luxurious yet completely remote, this is a spot filled with sandy shores, uninhabited beaches and beautiful blue oceans. If you’re keen to enjoy a tropical and exotic experience with serene surroundings and plenty of rustic luxury, this island will form the backdrop to your ideal honeymoon.
These are just some of the most unique destinations to consider when planning your perfect honeymoon. Whether you long for relaxation, activity or history, one of these unusual spots is sure to tick all your boxes for your very first vacation as a married pair.