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8 Best Honeymoon Destinations In Europe For 2017
So, your perfect wedding is over, dancing shoes are off and you’ve eaten all the cake! Now is your time to take a break from the world and enjoy a romantic getaway with your new spouse. Yes, we are talking about the top honeymoon destinations, and we have the list that any newlywed couple dreaming of a honeymoon in Europe needs –
Paris honeymoon – We know, it’s a cliché, but only because it’s true. Paris is the city of lights and love. A Paris honeymoon offers sophistication, romance, culture and fine dining. The cozy cafes, the romantic street, the Eiffel tower, they are all the perfect backdrop to a magical honeymoon.
For the ultimate romantic restaurant in La Paris, check out – Lapérouse, which is located in 17th century tow house and offers private rooms for extra coziness. You will fall in love with each other all over again!
So, what are you waiting for? Start planning your perfect France itinerary!
Santorini honeymoon– Santorini is overwhelmingly, undoubtedly, one of the best honeymoon destinations in the world. The white houses, the blue roofs – Santorini was taken straight out of a romantic movie. Set on a cliff side and overlooking a volcano, Santorini offers breathtaking, world famous sunsets, fresh and delicious local cuisine and little-marbled streets where you can lose yourself for hours.
Don’t forget to take a scooter and visit the red beach. The red rocks offer a stunning backdrop to the crystal clear water, and although the pebbled beach is not ideal for lounging around, make sure you don’t forget to bring your snorkels since the real action in this beach happens under water. For a picture perfect moment visit Oia– it is exactly what you dream off when you think of Greece. White houses, blue round rooftops and that never-ending glistening blue ocean.
Ireland honeymoon – is quickly becoming one of the most romantic honeymoon destinations in Europe, and, really, why wouldn’t it? There’s the magical misty scenery, ancient castles or charming little cottages, and cozy pubs filled with songs and stories that nostalgically celebrate the emerald isle. We promise you, Ireland is like a fairytale. We recommend you rent a car and drive through the little traditional villages.
Check out – Adare village, also known as Ireland prettiest village. This quaint little picturesque location filled with cottages is known for a perfect wedding destination. It is located 16km southwest of Limerick on the River Maigue.
Also – spend a night at a castle! You and your love will be treated like royalty at one of Ireland’s authentic castles. Try Ashford Castle – this luxury hotel is a medieval castle, surrounded by a truly astonishing scenery, that combines some old-world warmth and elegance alongside comfort and glamour.
Don’t wait any longer and start planning your perfect honeymoon during an Ireland road trip!
Sardinia honeymoon– Sardinia is one of the most amazing attractions in Italy and therefore the perfect honeymoon hot spot – sandy beaches, crystal clear water and fabulous resorts. Situated in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, Sardinia is the perfect combination between raw nature and luxurious lifestyle.
In Sardinia, why not stay at Porto Cervo – It combines glamour, relaxation and a distinctly Italian flavor that makes for a super romantic getaway. This Island has fabulous nightlife scene and glossy boutiques, the beaches are picturesque, and the total vibe is lavish and magical, so make sure to pack your best outfit and go for a romantic night on the town. Walk around the port and glare at the yachts, don’t worry, one day you lovebirds will have one of your own, we are sure! And if not, hey, you’ll still have each other.
Amalfi coast honeymoon– Suspended between picturesque mountains and crystal blue sea, Amalfi coast is a stunning and naturally beautiful coastline that offers romantic and breathtaking views. 13 towns are scattered along this magnificent coastline, each with a different flavor, but all romantic and charming nonetheless.
Don’t miss out on Positano– steep houses tumbling down to the sea, sunny beaches and pebble beachfront. As the setting for many romantic movies, Positano is a vision at sunset, as it paints the city in amazing peach, pink and terracotta colors while you two lovebirds celebrate your union. Our tip- go to Spiaggia Del Fornillo beach where you can spoil yourselves with fresh fruit and local wine.
Amalfi coast, Italy
The French Riviera honeymoon is a glamorous experience. Not only is the scenery stunning, the beaches pristine and the water sparkling but the total ambiance is of glitz and glam, and you will feel like a movie star. The French Riviera offers pampering and indulgent hotels, exquisite restaurants and a romantic backdrop for your honeymoon. Sounds fabulous, right? There are a few picture perfect resort towns and villages along the coast –
Eze– this historic hilltop village overlooks the sea and has charming cobbled streets that hide many little gems. Don’t forget the beautiful exotic garden on the top of the hill that offers some amazing views of the blue Mediterranean. Also on the coastline – Nice, Monaco, St. Tropez along with many others.
The French Riviera
Switzerland Honeymoon – this fairy-tale picture perfect honeymoon destination is all about stunning sceneries and cozy nights by the fireplace. This super romantic getaway offers picturesque villages, snowy mountains, natural lakes and, naturally, the world famous Swiss chocolate. Please check out Hotel Villa Honegg – this private mansion is located on mount Bürgenstock and is the epitome of luxury, with its heated infinity pool (with underwater music) overlooking some seriously breathtaking scenery, a private cinema and a fireside cigar bar. Luxury at its best!
Croatia Honeymoon – Why choose between staying at an ancient European city or a luxury resort by the beach? Croatia really has all you need for a romantic honeymoon -fascinating history, crystal blue water, rural beauty and rich culture. Dubrovnik is the epitome of romance and has been dubbed The ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’. This city is so majestic and ancient that its old town was included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage. You can also visit Vis– this Island is still unspoiled by the outside world, offering visitors an authentic local experience and beautiful nature. the best part? Vis is often described as the culinary capital of the Adriatic. The seafood is as fresh as it gets, the fish caught the same day and the wines are made at the local vineyards.
Honeymoon in Croatia
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