It’s that time of the year again!  Lovers are making plans on what to give their significant other, wives are giving their husbands hints on what they need and husbands are trying all possible means to get that perfect gift!  It’s almost Valentine’s Day!!!

Valentine’s Day is a day of love but we don’t want you to be attached to the idea that it’s only about romance with your true love.  You can spend this day of love with friends, family, kids and even your pets!

We know that the newly wedded couples are looking forward to their honeymoons, but where exactly is that perfect romantic destination that you both can enjoy? A place that will stay in your memory forever, a place to rekindle that love?

You spent months planning your wedding, dealing with crazy bridesmaids, parents, and your family while worrying about every detail  to ensure that your day was perfect.  After all these stresses, where do you want to kick back? Where do you want to relax, and create lifelong memories with your better half?

It doesn’t matter how long; days, weeks or as long as you both need, the important thing is that you use this time to be together and to create more sparks in the marriage.

There are lots of places to choose from and the decision of where to go on your honeymoon is totally based on your personal preferences.  Whether it be exotic, adventurous or even a cruise that gives you a little bit of everything – the choice is yours.

We’ve compiled a list of our top 5 romantic honeymoon destinations for you!



From the moment that your feet feel the soft sand and your eyes take hold of the aqua blue waters; you will surely love the amazing islands of the Bahamas.   All of a sudden the issues of everyday life wont matter.

These islands are surrounded by the world’s most stunning beaches, dive sites, fishing sites and even golf courses with lots of other recreational activities. Bahamas has been recommended by most couples as one of the popular romantic honeymoon destinations.   Check out their website for more information.

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2.Burj Al Arab (Dubai)

Of course we cannot forget to include the iconic Burj Al Arab in our top 5, which rises from the Arabian Gulf on an island 280 meters from the shores of the renowned Jumeirah Beach. Every feature, fitting and view from this uncompromised feat of design can only be described as stunning. Every floor has a dedicated reception, butlers are in attendance 24-hours a day, branded gold iPads are offered to all guests on arrival (isn’t that awesome?) There are 8 world class restaurants and bars, four swimming pools and an expansive private beach.  Visit this website for more information.

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3.Victoria Falls (Zambia)

Never been to Africa? Well, this is an opportunity to visit one of the finest places in Africa, it’s the Victoria Falls in Zambia. Couples who love and adore nature will definitely love the Victoria Falls. It has a range of activities for couples, from canoeing, kayaking and bungee jumping, etc.  It also has modern set ups of restaurant where you can devour the best of meals.  Source  

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4.Paris, France

When it comes to romantic countries, France tops it!    Try to find a country as romantic as France or a city that attracts more honeymooners than Paris – we are sure that you will have a hard time.  This city of lights, is filled with magnificent gardens and palaces. There are also exquisite French style department stores.

You can eat a dinner for two atop the Eiffel Tower, or savor the genuine French breads and the sweet wine, there are top-notch honeymoon hotels, like ‘’Castille Paris’’ which is set amongst the fashion boutiques of Rue Cambon in the center of Paris!  You’ll be close to attractions such as Musee du Louvre, the Grand Palais and the Jardin des Tuileries. You will surely have the time of your life in this city of lights.  Source

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5.Italy, Cinque Terre

You really can’t go wrong with Italy. It has a wide range of things for everyone to see with famous cities such as Rome, Florence, and Venice.

The best time to go to this magnificent country is April- June and late September – October as you will be missing the summer tourism rush of July – September.  Source

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So! There goes our top 5….. What do you think? Have you gone on your honeymoon already? Where did you go to? How was the experience, and what romantic destination do you think should have been in the top 5? Leave a comment and let us know!

Happy Valentine’s Day in advance.

Article Written by Mfonabasi Akpabio for The Coordinated Bride