17 Amazing And Unexpected Honeymoon Destinations
Paris and Cancun are so 2004. So try these alternatives.
1. Dracula's Castle in Romania
2. A'JIA Hotel in Turkey
3. Borobudur, Prambanan, and Ratu Boko in Indonesia
4. Iceland Hot Springs Tour
5. Arches National Park in Utah
So you're probably thinking, why not got to The Grand Canyon or Yellowstone? BUT this is another location where a romantic sunset will take your breath away. AND for all of you film buffs out there, Arches is right near Moab, Utah — the setting for many films, like Stagecoach, Thelma & Louise, and 127 Hours. Plan your trip here.
6. Portmeirion in Wales
If you're a follower of the cult '60s show The Prisoner, then you probably know this as "The Village." If not, this place is still an awesome wonderland, where stars like Paul McCartney and legends like Frank Lloyd Wright visited. Plus, this rad musical festival was here — so I guess you're going to Wales! Check it out here.
7. Happy Magic Water Cube in China
In 2011, the 2008 Summer Olympics aquatic space was converted into the indoor water park of you and your partner's childhood dreams. The Beijing park is one of the most visited places in China — right behind the Great Wall. Check it out here.
8. Hammondsport, N.Y.
9. Trinidad and Tobago
10. Silversea's Silver Shadow Cruise in Alaska
11. Way of St. James in Europe
12. Makepeace Island in Australia
13. Actually, any heart-shaped island.
Like the Galesnjak Island in Croatia (left) or Tavarua Island in Fiji (right).
14. Republic of Botswana in Africa
15. Elqui Domos Hotel in Chile
From the wise words of singer Robyn, you and your S.O. can chant "you and me together, stars 4ever" as you look up at the fantastic stars. The Dome Rooms have beds on the top levels, where you can basically touch the sky from the detachable roof window. Check out the Elqui Domos here.
Below, check out photographer James Florio's video that showcases this beautiful destination.
16. Conrad Maldives Rangali Island
17. End of the World Tour in Argentina
This particular 11-day tour starts in Buenos Aires and treks through multiple landmarks in Argentina, including Patagonia and the Perito Moreno Glacier. The cutest part of your trip will involve a bunch of penguins on Magdalena Island! There are different "End of the World" tours, like this similar option or this motorcycle adventure.