Holidays

How to have an enviable honeymoon in the Sunshine State

How to have an enviable honeymoon in the Sunshine State Florida

Florida is the perfect destination for a trip of a lifetime, and offers a little bit of everything when it comes to your honeymoon. It’s great for thrill seekers, beach bathers and romantics alike, with its endless list of activities to try, beaches to enjoy and incredible seafood to sample. 

Online travel specialist Florida4Less has compiled their top must do activities, so you can enjoy a trip of a lifetime in the Sunshine State. 

Underwater paradise: Explore the underwater scenery by hiring a glass-bottomed boat or take a drive down to the stunning Gulf of Mexico to appreciate the clear waters. 

Wellness Weddings at Miraggio Thermal Spa Resort

Spa Pool

Radiating romance across the Kassandra peninsula, Miraggio Thermal Spa Resort is Halkidiki’s new answer for those seeking the ultimate romantic getaway, providing a health-boosting backdrop for couples affirming their love. Whether you’re planning a traditional ceremony with your nearest and dearest, a holistic honeymoon experience or wining and dining within the resort's stunning surroundings, Miraggio Thermal Spa Resort helps to create treasured memories that will last a lifetime.  

 

Brexit sends tourists packing

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• Since Brexit, Asian tourist destinations have become more popular

• European destinations have seen a decrease in popularity

• Asia is a cheaper continent overall for Brits to visit

 

 

With Article 50 set in motion and the UK on its way out of the EU, long haul destinations such as Dubai are increasing in popularity among British families looking to get more bang for their buck. 

 

Since the value of the pound began to drop in June last year, data from Escape Travel Money Prepaid MasterCard®, shows that card spend in Asia is on the up, with Dubai seeing a 26 per cent rise and places like Indonesia and Thailand seeing an even higher increase of 32 and 34 per cent.

 

Complimentary spa packages? First class flights?

Honeymoon couple

How to bag yourself the very best Honeymoon upgrades with these language hacks!

After the stress of organising your big day, we all dream of having the perfect, luxurious Honeymoon where we can totally unwind and relax. However, while we might envision ourselves flying first class with a glass of bottomless champagne in hand, it’s likely that after the expenses of the wedding itself, these luxuries may no longer be within our means.  

 

Bahrain: Magical Middle East

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain

This Year, Try the Middle East’s Most Iconic Wedding Venue: The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain

Setting a new standard for the most lavish destination weddings, The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain offers a stunning backdrop in which to begin your new life together.  Set amidst lush gardens and overlooking the serene Manama Bay with breath-taking views of both the city and the sparkling waters of the Gulf, this iconic wedding venue in the Kingdom of Bahrain is ideal for a wedding that will be remembered for a lifetime.  

Dalaman: the ultimate wedding and honeymoon destination

Dalaman

Situated on a private white sand beach with stretching views of the Aegean Sea and surrounding verdant mountains, Dalaman is the perfect wedding and honeymoon destination. Nestled on the remote south-western coast of Turkey which boasts year-round sunshine, delicious gastronomy, a fascinating culture and wealth of activities to try, Dalaman offers something for every type of couple. From romantic sunset strolls on the beach to indulgent couple’s massages at the Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa’s luxurious Elysion Spa, the bride and groom, or newlyweds will not be disappointed with what’s on offer.

Get hitched without a hitch with Maritim Mauritius

Maritime Resort wedding

For those looking to get hitched without a hitch, the white sandy beaches and turquoise depths of the Indian Ocean surrounding the island of Mauritius is one of the few places on earth to rightfully claim the mantle of ‘‘paradise’’. With over 27 years’ experience in delivering bespoke fairy-tale weddings, the 5-star Maritim Resort & Spa Mauritius offers specialised multi-lingual staff to provide unparalleled facilities, experiences and service when saying ‘I do’.

 

Why Gran Canaria has become Europe's top honeymoon destination

Gran Canaria

One of the best parts of planning your wedding is organising your honeymoon - the chance to treat yourself to the ultimate romantic holiday and begin a lifetime of shared experiences. With its year-round sunshine, golden beaches, beautiful blue sea, amazing views and luxury spa hotels, Gran Canaria is a dream honeymoon destination and the perfect place to start your married life together.

 

Like Mother, Like Daughter: 5 Bonding Fitness Breaks

Like Mother, Like Daughter: 5 Bonding Fitness Breaks

The mother-daughter bond can be strengthened through exercise; a bond so powerful it affects a woman’s health, self-esteem and all her other relationships. With this in mind, Health and Fitness Travel, the leading experts in tailor-made wellness holidays worldwide, shine the spotlight on their top 5 mother-daughter fitness breaks, which make for the perfect Mother’s Day gift. From high intensity training in Herefordshire to Nordic walking in Tenerife, strengthen your body and your bond on these female-friendly fitness breaks.
 
 
UK: Target Fitness Ladies Retreat
 

Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa, enjoy a romantic honeymoon

Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa, Turkey, enjoy a romantic honeymoon

The Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa in Turkey enjoys an enviable location nestled between the spectacular Verdant mountains and Mediterranean Sea. Boasting breathtaking views of these dramatic landscapes and its own private beach, the Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa is a stunning place to stay and enjoy a romantic honeymoon.

5 Amazing Honeymoon Adventures

Gorillas

Idling away the day on a glorious white sand beach has its place in every honeymoon, but for days when a little adventure is on the cards, there is a new way of locating it. Envago, www.envagoapp.com the first marketplace for adventure travel where you can buy (and sell) adventures around the globe, has these 5 top adventures for honeymooners with a desire to see and experience the wonders of the natural world.

1. Cruising the Erg Chebbi Dunes in Morocco

New Domes Noruz Chania perfect for the stylish bride

Domes Noruz Resort

Opening for its first full season in March 2017, Domes Nourz Chania offers an unforgettable location for a sophisticated and stylish destination wedding. The new adults-only hotel in Crete is the ideal location to begin your lives together - offering endless sunny days and an incredibly chic and beautiful setting. 

Sister hotel to the legendary Domes of Elounda, the Domes Noruz Chania, Autograph Collection is an 83 room and suites, beachfront boutique hotel.  Located in a romantic seaside setting, Domes Noruz, is a contemporary lifestyle resort that combines modern Greek design with a welcoming and buzzy atmosphere – the perfect setting in which to celebrate with loved ones.   

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale

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Pledging your eternal troth on a yacht cruising off the cerulean blue waters of the Indian Ocean or promising to love and cherish whilst barefoot on a private island beach as gentle waves lap against pristine white sands…. Hurawalhi Island Resort wants to create the wedding of your dreams. Opening on December 1, 2016, this stunning private island destination is delighted to announce the launch of their wedding packages for those looking to celebrate love in a truly magical and once in a lifetime location. 

The 5 best Alternative Ideas for Honeymoons

Costa Rica Discover Recover

Break the marital mould and experience something different from the traditional honeymoon of lounging on the beach, as, Health and Fitness Travel, the leading specialists in wellness holidays worldwide, share 5 of the best alternative honeymoon ideas for couples in search of an extraordinary experience. From newlywed yoga to romantic eco warriors, discover the world of inspirational healthy honeymoons, to begin married life on an escape that will stand out from the rest.  

The Yogis – Turks & Caicos: Parrot Cay Yoga & Pilates