Top 10 City Honeymoons
Why not try something a little different?
Whether you wish to travel with your other-half for a short romantic break or go on the quintessential honeymoon after your wedding, we’ve got you covered.
Here’s a quick look at some of this years most popular city break destinations, it shouldn’t matter where you are, just as long as you’re together!
Paris is one of the most fascinating cities of France that is known for some spectacular monuments, palaces, churches, and architecture that will surely make your jaw drop. The Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, Notre Dam Cathedral, Palace of Versailles, Arc de Triomphe, and Montmartre are only some of the places to visit in Paris that make a honeymoon in the City of Love so special.
2. Venice, Italy
Arguably the most romantic city in the world, Venice showcases history and heritage. Cruise the canals by water taxi, take a gondola past the Bridge of Sighs, and watch the watercolour sunsets reflect over the cities canals.
3. Barcelona, Spain
You will fall in love with Barcelona. The Catalan capital on the Mediterranean draws lovers of art and architecture, food and music, modernism, and the sea. Take a wander around the cool shops and cafes on Las Ramblas, one of Barcelona’s most famous and lively streets.
4. Brussels, Belgium
Like many of the other most beautiful canal cities in the world, Brussels too finds its name among the romantic places in the world for honeymoon. Its Gothic architecture, quaint houses, cobblestone streets, and windmills make fairy tales a reality. You have to share a Belgian waffle together or sip Lambics at one of the village pubs.
5. Prague, Czech Republic
Nothing says “fairy tale” like a castle on a hill, and Prague has just that. Even in the winter, Prague’s dramatic architecture is a wonder. Spend a day exploring Prague Castle and visit the Old Town Square on the hour so that you can witness the chime of the 600-year-old astronomical clock. You should rent a rowboat for two and glide along the Vltava River, or snuggle up on a horse-drawn carriage ride through the cobbled streets of the medieval Old Town.
6. Marrakech, Morocco
With the vast-stretches of Sahara Desert on one side and the mighty Atlas Mountain peaks on the other, this city provides a unique setting for a romantic honeymoon. Morocco requires planning and organisation; activities include horse or camel rides through the dunes of Palmeraie, or if the city is more your style why not stroll through the traditional souks.
7. Cape Town, South Africa
Cape Town finds itself among the most beautiful & the most romantic cities in the world. Stunning scenery, gorgeous beaches, and the cosmopolitan culture of the capital city of South Africa makes it a perfect honeymoon destination. You can hike to the top of Table Mountain, enjoy romantic strolls on the white sandy beaches, taste the finest South African wine, and take a cable-car ride over the city. What’s not to love?
8. San Francisco, California
With its wealth of scenic locations, top-notch restaurants, and numerous places to explore, San Francisco is brimming with honeymoon potential. The best way to explore San Francisco is by foot, so be sure to pack your walking shoes. Check out the sea-lion filled Pier 39 at Fisherman’s Wharf, visit the Exploratorium Museum or simply rent a bike to cycle across the Golden Gate Bridge.
9. Charleston, South Carolina
Charleston is the perfect destination for a stateside honeymoon. This charming city manages its Southern charm, but still keeping with modern times. Oak trees line Charleston’s streets and horse-drawn carriages remain a legitimate mode of transport. The city still has an edgy culinary scene, trendy boutiques and farmers markets that are sure to impress any newlywed couple.
10. Quebec City, Canada
The magical atmosphere of this city, rich in history, draws visitors from all over the world. Restaurants, shops and boutiques line the narrow winding streets below old fashioned stone buildings and lend to the old European flavour of North America’s most charming city.
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