Friday 19 April 2019
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Ideal Honeymoon Destinations around the World

Ideal Honeymoon Destinations around the World

You may have taken multiple trips in your life but the one that is going to stay with you forever is your honeymoon. Your first ever trip with your better half. The excitement of planning your honeymoon is unmatched. You want everything to be perfect. The important part of the planning stage is choosing the destination. If the destination is not good enough, your entire experience will be impacted negatively. So yes, our advice to all the newlyweds out there is that focus on the destination. Take into account the likes and dislikes of your spouse, your preferences, safety concerns and the weather too as it will play a major role throughout the trip. To make the selection process easier, we have compiled a list of the destinations that are generally considered ideal for honeymooners.


Of course Maldives had to top the list of ideal honeymoon destinations. The floating huts, sea green water, sandy beaches and gorgeous surroundings are every couple’s dream. The only downside is that it is a pricey island. If you are planning your honeymoon ahead of time, you can arrange airline miles to bring down the costs. In fact, you can even buy airline miles if you don’t have the time to earn them. But despite the airline miles, make sure you have a handsome amount of money before you dream of honeymooning in Maldives.


Mexico’s beaches are every bit as gorgeous and serene as the ones in Maldives. The added benefit is Mexico’s history, culture and not to forget the Mexican cuisine. Cancun is the perfect romantic getaway whereas the Mayan ruins in the Yucatan Peninsula offer you a taste of history. So yes, Mexico is as exciting as it sounds.

New Zealand

New Zealand has been blessed with a beautiful landscape with tall mountains, clear lakes and lots of greenery. It is the country where Lord of the Rings was pictured so you get to visit all the breathtaking destinations that are ten times more beautiful to witness in real. While the natural landscapes help you unwind, you can enjoy the city life in Auckland where the hustle bustle never stops.


Out of all the countries mentioned, Thailand is the most economical honeymoon destination. So if you are on a tight budget, do consider this wonderful Asian jewel. The unique temples, captivating beaches, nightlife and distinctive cuisine make the country ideal for honeymooners.

Bali, Indonesia

This Indonesian island is very popular for its beaches, coral reefs, and volcanic mountains. The unique culture, festivals and temples add excitement for the visitors. If you and your spouse are outdoorsy, adventurous and enjoy nature, this is the perfect place for you.

While there are many other destinations worth visiting for a honeymoon, the ones mentioned above are the popular choices. Research more about each of them to see if the places align with your interests and budget. Select the place you feel is most suitable. Happy honeymooning!

Mike Thomas is a travel explorer, consultant and renowned blogger. He travels almost 10,000 miles every year to different corners of the world and shares his experience, adventures and stories in T- Holland Travel Guide for more than one year.