Five Romantic Getaways for Newlyweds

A wedding is one of the most special occasions any couple can have, and there’s nothing like celebrating your marriage like going on a romantic trip abroad. There are plenty of honeymoon packages available, each to its own unique destination. Here are some great ideas on where to go.


An iconic location for romance, you can visit the opulent churches, and castles, or see the great arches scattered around the country. Take a boat ride and marvel at the French Riviera. You don’t have to stay in a fancy hotel to be able to enjoy a fantastic getaway for two. Climb the Eiffel Tower, and share a romantic moment as you look across the entire city of Paris. Stroll through the Louvre (though you’ll need a few days if you want to see it all!) and marvel at great works of art like the legendary Mona Lisa. France is one country that is known to epitomize love.


You can have love and adventure if you go for one of the many honeymoon holidays in Africa. Catering to the adrenaline junkies in both of you, you can share the start of your lives together with a trip to a national reserve or a trek through the wilderness. Enjoy the wildlife Africa is known for, or its beautiful scenery and sights. You’ll want to plan and make your reservations early though, it’s an incredibly popular vacation destination.

The Galapagos Islands

Why not have a yacht cruise through one of the most unique places on earth? With indigenous forests and wildlife galore, this is an outdoorsy couple’s paradise. Sea lions, turtles, beaches, and volcanoes, see all these and more from the comfort of a five-star room aboard the yacht. Or you could take a hike through a nature reserve, swim with sea turtles, and take a boat to see the penguins. The Galapagos is a must-see vacation spot.


Yes, Aussie has some amazing romantic spots to share with your new husband or wife. You could take a vacation on a secluded beach, visit the Great Barrier Reef, or marvel at the gardens and waterfalls in the Blue Mountains. Meet the indigenous tribes and experience a unique culture, or go on a romantic balloon ride. You’ll be guaranteed an unforgettable time.

The Mediterranean

The colours, history, and beauty of the Mediterranean seas make it one of the best spots to celebrate your love. Boasting of unique cultures, food, and music, these countries are full of life and are themselves known for how they celebrate love. A nice cruise or a backpacking trip might be just what you newlyweds need.

There are plenty of ways to mark the start of your life’s journey together, but whatever option you choose, all that really matters is that you have a memorable and special time together with the love of your life.