Congratulations on your upcoming nuptials! One of the most exciting, memorable and stressful things of getting married is the planning the wedding. You'll want to put the same amount of thought and details into your honeymoon, the official start of your life together. Who isn't exited to check-in as "Mr. and Mrs"! We've put together these romantic recommendations to spend your honeymoon from destinations within driving distance to exotic far-flung locales. And we've arranged them by season. Bon Voyage! Honeymoon Destinations in the U.S.A. Brides and bridegrooms today have no trouble staying close to home for their honeymoon by opng for a destination within the continental United States. Staying within the continental U.S.A. gives you an endless variety of location, a big bang for your buck and memory-making activities from sun up to sun down. Here's suggestions that hit the interests of "his" and "her". If you are your hubby-to-be are opting for a driving honeymoon vacation (good luck), we suggest opting for a ball gown since you will have the cargo space. We love the sparkle of "Big Tease" (SC7106) or the sexy "Smokin' Hot Gown" (SC7160) to make a statement. Being able to hang the dresses is a plus! For those of you flying to the top honeymoon destination of your choice, we recommend "Ready to Party" (SC7156) or "All Sparkles" (SC6007 - available in 3 colors). These dresses offer you that same shinning feels that you will have on your wedding day no mater the location. You could be a beach bum in Hawaii or a snow bunny in Colorado.
"Smokin' Hot Gown"Cape Cod, Massachusetts (Autum) For fall brides, New England offers a beautiful setting with beautiful trees and multicolored leaves at the start of fall. As a romantic retreat, Cape Cod have hundreds of inns and boutique places to stay. One of our favorites is Mirbeau Inn & Spa at the Pinehills. The 50-room, private inn offers comfort, elegance and warmth for their guests. Be sure to check out the spa with treatments and packages. We love the “Balanced Romance” packing that includes a couples massage and dinner at the onsite bistro. Kauai, Hawaii (Summer) Florence is high on newlyweds’ romance radar, and June sees both mild temperatures and crowds. Kardashian-West guests stayed at The Westin Excelsior, a move you might want to mimic, given the hotel’s terrace with panoramas of the Florence Cathedral and Arno River. See the city on two wheels;Florence by Bike offers a new photography tour of the town’s living history. Park City, Utah (Winter) If you are a snow queen bride, Park City is perfect for you and your new hubby. Lucky for you there is plenty to do whether you stay in a lodge or find a place to rent on your own. Hit the slopes, try out snow shoes, and enjoy beautiful dinner and cozy nights next to an in-room warm fire at the chic Waldorf Astoria Park City.
InternationalThinking of traveling internationally for your honeymoon? The international top honeymoon destinations are numerous. Check out these suggestions that range from a few hour flight to crossing the big blue for your romantic getaway. No matter the location you will need a beautiful dress that flatters your curves. We suggest our "Starburst" (SC7071) gown. With nine colors to choose from you can pick the best shade for you or match with your wedding colors. This dress is the perfect, and comfortable, beach dress. If you are looking for something short, feel like you are floating in our "Jillian Party Dress" (CE1408) or sparkle in our hip-hugging "Razzle Dazzle" (CE1407).
"Starburst"Nassau, Bahamas (Spring) Nassau is breathtaking. Boasting white sand beaches and turquoise ocean, Nassau is the perfect location for enjoying the outdoors and nightlife during your honeymoon. Throngs of people flock to the Bahamas year-round from all over the world. With hundreds of resorts, (like Atlantis, Paradise Island or the new Baha Mar resort), you are destined to find the perfect honeymoon spot or destination wedding. What makes this location even better is the addition of flights from Southwest, one of our prefered airlines. Phuket, Thailand (Spring) Spring is the perfect time to check out Thailand. Ranked No. 5 on Google’s most searched locations for honeymoons, Thailand offers a romantic setting for post-nuptial relaxation. Avoid the rainy season by traveling March through May, the end of the Thai dry season, where average temps are around 80 degrees. Not only can you lay on the beautiful, internationally ranked, beaches but you can also enjoy hiking and outdoor fun. And you can’t resist trying exotic Thai food fresh direct from street vendors!