Tuesday 12 November 2019

12 of the hottest honeymoon destinations to book now

Make choosing your honeymoon destination that little bit easier with SoGlos putting 12 of the hottest holiday locations on the map.

Planning a holiday to remember can be a difficult task where the world is quite literally your oyster, with countless picture-perfect destinations across the globe, just waiting to be explored.

Whether you’re searching for blissful beaches, amazing nature, a slice of history, or something on the wild side, SoGlosWeddings has chosen 12 of the hottest honeymoon locations for some beautiful inspiration.

Meanwhile, if you’re searching for inspirational honeymoon ideas to suit every couple from beach bunnies and culture vultures, to thrill seekers and budding backpackers, check out our ultimate honeymoon guide.


1. Cuba

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The largest island in the Caribbean is home to hundreds of beautiful bays and beaches, as well as its captivating capital city Havana, to offer an exotic backdrop for heavenly honeymoons.

Whether you want to wander around fascinating architecture, soak up history and culture, discover wonderful wildlife and nature, ride in an iconic retro car, or relax on a golden beach, Cuba has it all.


2. Bali


Experience island life in all its glory with a honeymoon in Bali, which is home to luxury resorts, private villas and truly spectacular accommodation which promises a slice of heaven.

Bursting with natural beauty, culture, and breathtaking views, couples can enjoy an eclectic mix of attractions and activities. Explore the architecture, browse bustling markets, kick-back with a cocktail, and soak up the serenity in paradise.


3. Jamaica

A beautiful paradise in the heart of the Caribbean, Jamaica offers a stunning setting for truly memorable honeymoons, with dazzling beaches, turquoise waters, tropical wildlife and the impressive Blue Mountains.

Honeymooners can enjoy unique cuisine and spiced rum for an authentic taste of the island, visit the Bob Marley museum, and of course, catch some rays on the sparkling sands at Montego Bay.


4. Santorini


A picture-perfect destination a little closer to home, Santorini is perfect for a romantic escape, with its bright blue waters, striking white villages, and incredible cliffs creating a spectacular setting.

Home to stunning beaches, unique architecture, traditional tavernas, incredible views, and sunshine almost all year round, the Greek island is a Mediterranean haven for honeymooners.


5. Botswana


Take a walk on the wild side in one of South Africa’s most beautiful countries, which offers romance, beauty, luxury and the chance to make it an escape to remember by going on safari in the wilderness.

From romantic safari camps to luxury accommodation, couples are in for an enchanting and unique experience, with alfresco candlelit dinners, boat rides, wildlife sightings and unrivalled remote beauty all on offer.


6. Hawaii

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One of the USA’s most exotic states, Hawaii offers everything from hula dancers and impressive mountain ranges, to national parks and crystal clear waters. Beach bars, snorkelling, sunbathing and hiking are just a handful of perfect pastimes in the sunshine.

Escape to the idyll of Maui with its abundance of nature, enjoy the shopping and nightlife of Honolulu, or visit the botanical gardens and lush greenery in Kauai, with plenty more to discover in this tropical nirvana.


7. Italy


A country synonymous with romance, beauty and wonderful cuisine, Italy remains a favourite destination for holidaymakers and honeymooners who flock there for the amazing architecture, picturesque countryside, rustic charm, and vineyards.

Whether you want to soak up the sights along the Amalfi Coast, experience Rome’s historical heritage, take a gondola ride through Venice, or relax in the country with a glass of fine wine in hand, the only difficulty should be deciding which regions to visit!


8. Vietnam

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Jet to south east Asia to experience all that Vietnam has to offer, from its cultural heritage and tranquil coastline, to vibrant nightlife, panoramic mountain views, and floating markets.

From the history of Hanoi, to chic city Ho Chi Minh, the captivating country offers a brilliant diversity in landscape, architecture and culture, which makes for an unforgettable trip.


9. Mexico

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Aside from its famously beautiful beaches, Mexico has plenty to delight honeymooners during a trip which can encompass excursions and activities, or allow the happy couple to relax within a blissful setting.

Sip on a cocktail while you enjoy the view, test your skills by tackling water sports, venture into lush forests, be pampered at a luxury spa, or uncover the county’s indigenous culture and history – there’s something for everyone.


10. Australia

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If you’re willing to endure the mammoth flight, a lengthy holiday in Australia is the dream for many couples, with the beautiful beaches, national parks, and laidback life making the trip to the other side of the world worth it!

See the iconic Sydney Harbour, be wowed by The Great Barrier Reef, go surfing on Bondi Beach, soak up the serenity of Tasmania, catch sunrise at Uluru and drive along with famous Great Ocean Road, with countless adventures along the way.


11. Seychelles


Encompassing more than 100 stunning islands in the Indian Ocean, it’s harder to find a more romantic and secluded setting than the Seychelles, home to unspoiled nature, crystal waters and exquisite views.

Whether you want to go island hopping or relax in your very own Eden, the Seychelles makes honeymoon dreams a reality, from candlelit dinners on the beach, to living in your own private paradise.


12. Fiji


Luxury accommodation, twinkling blue lagoons and bright beaches are all part of Fiji’s magical charm, with hundreds of islands to explore, seas to swim in, and sights to snap the perfect picture.

Be wowed by wonderful marine life, dip your toes in the emerald waters, and indulge in some well-deserved R&R, surrounded by some of the most stunning and unspoiled scenery in the world.


By Kathryn Godfrey

© SoGlos
Monday 12 January 2015

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