H I D D E N G E M S
There are so many hidden honeymoon locations, why settle for the same experience everyone else has already done?
WARNING: Post reading wanderlust may ensue, in fact the Modern Wedding team have been desperately trying to book in their holiday leave after researching these stunning locations!
Honeymoon Locations In Australia
East Coast, Tasmania
This hidden gem placed in the top 10 honeymoon locations by Lonely Planet and it is clear to see why. The versatility and views of the East Coast is breathtaking. Wineglass Bay is an underrated, absolutely beautiful location, with so many sights to see and things to do, perfect for the adventurous couple.
Hot tip: Book into Thalia Haven. It's famous outdoor bath overlooks the coast! Total luxury!
Barossa Valley, South Australia
For lovers of natural beauty, rolling hills and wine, the Barossa Valley, north of Adelaide is a perfect honeymoon spot for you. The rustic, country feel is so romantic and with so many great spots for food and wine, it is a honeymoon spot that allows for you and your partner to be spoilt rotten.
Rottnest Island, Western Australia
You will find it hard to find water more blue than at this small island off the coast of Perth in Western Australia. With it's secluded coves and crisp white sand, Rottnest is the perfect spot to enjoy relaxing, beachside honeymoon complete with snorkelling, swimming, or riding around the island to take in some seriously spectacular views.
Animal lover? The local Quokka's are super friendly, not to mention down right adorable!
Hayman Island, Queensland
The ultimate Australian honeymoon location would have to be Hayman Island. This island is literally heaven on earth and is a perfect location to get away from it all and soak up some rays. You're also in a prime location with the Great Barrier Reef and Whitehaven Beach on your doorstep.
Honeymoon Locations Around The World
The Azores, Portugal
Nature lover? Adventure addict? Obsessed with scenery? With its lush terrain, overwhelming mountains and craggy peaks there are so many adventures to be had. Not only does this island boast scenes from out of The Lord of The Rings, you are also invited to enjoy its plethora of beaches and culinary delights.
Once voted the 'Best Island in the World' by the Travel and Leisure awards, the Philippines' Palawan Island is one of the most diverse and picturesque spots in the world.
Too much choice: Choose from a jungle jaunt, breathtaking mountains or tropical beaches.
Quebec City, Canada
Disney princess at heart? You will always feel as if you're in a fairytale in Quebec City. Think a winter wonderland, Christmas Markets and tobogganing and once the weather warms up, a gorgeous cruise down the river and an explosion of gorgeous floral.
Referred to as 'The Venice of the North', with its magical canals and cobble streets make Bruges one of the most desired spots to travel in Europe. Getting lost in the winding streets lining the canals is all part of fun of being immersed in this gorgeous city, followed by delicious food served al fresco.
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