The Top 10 Destinations for your Honeymoon in 2022
Honeymoons are a beautiful custom that every couple should experience as it forges bonds between the newlyweds and should be the perfect mix between a relaxing yet fun trip. When it comes to honeymoon, the best way to have a dream time with your partner is by choosing the perfect place to enjoy this unique trip.
If you still haven't decided on the perfect destination for your honeymoon, here we have the 10 most romantic destinations to enjoy with your partner:
Rome is one of the most romantic cities in the world par excellence. Known as the Eternal City, it is the best destination to fall even more in love with your partner and have an incredible time. With numerous emblematic sites to visit, among which we can name the Roman Forum, the magnificent Colosseum, as well as others less known but equally beautiful such as the Pantheon of Agrippa, the Arch of Constantine, Castel Sant'Angelo, Rome is a city full of culture and romance everywhere.
In its streets, you will breathe love and elegance, and it is the perfect destination to discover endless places. You cannot miss the crowded Plaza de España or the Basilica of San Pedro in the Vatican, both excellent options to learn more about the history and return to the past.
For a romantic experience, visit the Orange Garden, an ideal place to have a romantic outing, have a picnic, and also appreciate a spectacular view of the city from the viewpoint. The Trevi Fountain is not only the most beautiful fountain in the city but also one of the most romantic places in Rome. It is impossible not to fall in love with Rome once you have visited it, it is undoubtedly an excellent option for a romantic getaway.
If you want to feel Mediterranean-style romance, Dubrovnik should be at the top of your list. This city located in Croatia is beautiful and interesting in every way.
The so-called pearl of the Adriatic is a city that will leave you breathless with its dramatic views and contrasts with the sea, as well as its beautiful walls that you can explore on your honeymoon in the city. Its streets, old but well maintained, look like something out of a movie.
The charm of the old city of Dubrovnik is palpable in all its corners, so do not forget to visit the Old Town, considered a World Heritage Site by UNESCO since 1979. You can start your tour through the Pile Gate where you will reach the main street of the city, Stradun, always full of life with souvenir shops and bars everywhere.
In the Luza Square, built in the fifteenth century, you will find many emblematic buildings of the city such as the St. Blaise's Church and the Bell Tower.
Here you can have the postcard of your newlywed dreams, so prepare your camera or phone to take the best photos you can imagine. The medieval style of this city will captivate you!
France is another of the most romantic countries in the world, and although all travelers would prefer to visit Paris for the romance it offers, this time we decided to bet on the beautiful city of Nice, located on the beautiful Côte d'Azur, also known as French Riviera, near the border with Italy. Nice is the ideal destination for a beach trip, as its magnificent coastline offers dream beaches to enjoy as a couple. Nice has an interesting architectural heritage to explore, with Baroque-style churches and beautiful historic palaces to admire.
As essential places to visit, add to your list a walk through the Vielle Ville, the old part of the city full of narrow streets and historic buildings. It is a beautiful place to explore where you will find many shops and old churches. It is a perfect place to enjoy French gastronomy and the typical chocolate of the region.
The English Walkway, called in French Promenade des Anglais, is a coastal promenade of more than 7 km through which you can access the Bay of Angels and take a dip in the crystal clear waters of the French Riviera. It is a tourist site par excellence where you will appreciate the facades of buildings in the Belle Epoque style.
Continue to one of Nice's most beautiful viewpoints, on Castle Hill, where you'll see a botanical garden and an old medieval fortress. The Cathedral of Saint Nicholas is an emblem of Nice, being the largest Orthodox church outside of Russia.
Walking through Port Lympia, Place Masséna, the Flower Market (Marché aux Fleurs) and the outstanding Lascaris Palace, built in the baroque style in the 17th century, will make your experience in Nice a unique and dreamlike honeymoon.
If you and your partner are lovers of crystal clear beaches, Corfu is one of the most beautiful Greek islands you can visit. It is the perfect place to connect with nature in the company of the person you love, in addition to offering romantic sunsets with views of the sea that will take your breath away.
Located northwest of Greece, the island offers pristine emerald waters for the enjoyment of its tourists. The historic center of Corfu is beautiful, full of alleys in which Spianada Square stands out, as well as other buildings such as the Royal Palace, the fortresses and the Panagia Vlacherna monastery.
Among the most beautiful beaches in Greece, those of Corfu stand out, and although it is difficult to decide between all of them, we can highlight the beaches of Pelekas, Kerasia, Mirtiotissa, and Paleokastritsa. Get ready to enjoy the crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea in the most paradisiacal and romantic atmosphere you can imagine. In Pelekas you can enjoy the most beautiful sunsets on the island.
Cinque Terre, Italy
Sometimes it is hard to believe that Cinque Terre exists in real life because its architecture and beauty seem to be taken from a fairy tale. This Italian coast made up of houses built in ravines with striking and beautiful colors will give you a dream honeymoon in Italy.
Typical Italian hospitality and cuisine are part of the experience of your visit to Cinque Terre, which is a region on the Italian Riviera made up of five towns, each with a unique charm and magic.
Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1997, you can tour the five towns on hiking trails that connect one to the other. These towns suspended in the mountains are as incredible as they are romantic, since you will be surprised by the views that the area offers you.
The five towns that make up the Cinque Terre are Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso al Mare. The latter is the favorite destination for travelers who want to enjoy the beach that the Italian coast offers.
In Vernazza you can discover its beautiful Old Town, made up of narrow streets with stairs and panoramic points where you can appreciate the best views of the area. Manarola is one of the most popular and photographed destinations in the Cinque Terre, and you will surely recognize its colorful and famous buildings, perfect for photographing and admiring from below the port.
Not so far from the Cinque Terre is Portofino, one of the most beautiful and exclusive destinations in Italy, visited by many famous people and packed with yachts especially during the summer.
Its colorful buildings that contrast between the greenish mountainous background and the intense blue of the sea will offer you a beautiful and very romantic view. Portofino is a perfect mix between the best of gastronomy, history, nightlife and luxury that Italy has to offer.
Its history is closely related to the Roman Empire, which is reflected in its architecture and buildings. In the Cannon and Silence bays you will be able to appreciate the calmest and most beautiful sunsets in the area. Portofino's Old Town is, of course, the starting point to get to know the city, in which the popular Martiri dell'Olivetta Square stands out and you can lose yourself with your partner in the infinite number of shops, restaurants, bars and gelaterias that there are to offer.
A visit to Castello Brown, a fortress converted into a museum, is also a must on your tour of Portofino. The Church of San Giorgio will surprise you with its views of the sea given its position on a cliff. A perfect place for your honeymoon!
Blue is the first thing that comes to mind when we name Chefchaouen, a beautiful and picturesque city that is perfect to discover with your partner.
In the north of Morocco, in one of the closest points to Spain, the magic of Chefchaouen, also called Chaouen, stands out and receives thousands of visitors annually. It is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places in the country, especially for the striking blue of its houses.
Enter through its main door, the Entrance Gate to the Medina that will take you directly to the main street of the city. After following a narrow alley, you will arrive at the Uta el-Hamman square which houses a popular Moroccan souk full of souvenir shops, local crafts, and clothing. This square is the heart of Chaouen and serves as the commercial point of the city.
The Kasba, a fortress that currently houses an ethnographic museum, stands out in the area, as does the Great Mosque, built in the 15th century. The beautiful local crafts will surprise you, especially when you detail the iron pieces, fabrics and patterns typical of Moroccan culture, which contrast with the intense blue of the walls of the city of Chefchaouen.
Another of the most romantic destinations par excellence, and considered perhaps one of the most famous islands in the world, is Santorini.
This beautiful island located in Greece is among the main options of almost all newlyweds for their honeymoon, and we do not doubt why. The incredible views of the intense blue sea that combine perfectly with the iconic white buildings and blue domes are a dream destination.
Santorini is definitely a place to fall in love a thousand times more. Its main towns, Fira, Oia and Kamari, are perfect for wandering around and enjoying the many bars and restaurants that usually offer sunset views. There you can enjoy the most interesting nightlife of the archipelago and go hiking between the two previously mentioned towns.
The Greek islands are known for their crystal clear turquoise waters, and of course Santorini is no exception. Amoudi beach and Red beach are two that you cannot miss. If you are looking for something more fun and with more activities, Kamari beach offers bars and clubs to dance in the middle of your romantic walk.
Bora Bora, French Polynesia
If you are looking to get away from reality and head to a paradisiacal destination, the volcanic island of Bora Bora, located north of Tahiti, is one of the most exotic and beautiful places in the world. If you and your partner love to feel isolated on a beach vacation, you should consider this destination.
Its main attractions are based on its magnificent crystal clear waters and its perfect coral bottoms for snorkeling. This small 10km long island is famous for its beautiful coral islets called Motus, which is nothing more than a reef islet made up of broken coral and sand, surrounding an atoll. In other words, it is a very small island.
In these Motus you will get the popular resorts that you have surely seen in photos before, where beautiful and very intimate buildings emerge with direct access to the sea.
Touring the island by bike is beautiful, and you will realize how exotic Bora Bora is, and if you want to venture a little further, renting a 4x4 is always an option to explore the main towns of Vaitape and Faanui. In them you can find craft shops, bars, tourist offices and more.
As part of your itinerary, visit the Bora Bora Aquarium, the Marine Museum and enjoy one of the most beautiful sunsets you can imagine.
Jordan is a historic and exciting country for many travellers, and is home to the archaeological site of Petra, a wonderful town that served as the capital of the ancient Nabataean kingdom and named in 2007 one of the new seven wonders of the modern world
When you are in Petra, you will feel that you travel to the past. This legendary city was excavated in the rocks at the time of the Nabataeans and was abandoned and lost for many years, creating the popular legend of the lost city and rediscovered in 1812. Its pink sunsets are unmissable, and once there you can not miss the Khasne temple. On the ascending path of the town, you will get the beautiful building of the monastery of El Deir.
Many travelers decide to stay in the majestic desert of Wadi Rum and visit Petra from there. So consider this adventure and imagine enjoying an evening under the stars of the majestic desert with your partner. The beautiful Wadi Rum is considered a World Heritage Site and will draw your attention to the reddish color of its geological formations, and you can visit the Khaz'ali canyon which has petroglyphs from the Talmudic culture.
Finally, include a visit to the Dead Sea and take a bath in the waters with the highest percentage of salinity in the world, which will allow you to float easily and relax in the middle of the sea. A restorative walk!