The honeymoon is one of the most important experiences that the newlywed couple will share. It helps with relieving stress from planning the wedding. It is vital to take a few days off to just recharge and recover from the last-minute wedding preparations.
With the current pandemic, travel has become the least priority for newlyweds. The hassle that comes with planning a getaway with travel restrictions isn’t an easy one. American citizens are allowed to visit 23 countries as of right now.
We’ve put together a list of places you can visit for your honeymoon during these trying times:
The Maldives. The Maldives is undeniably one of the most beautiful countries on this planet, hence perfect for a honeymoon getaway. The Maldives is made up of 26 ring-shaped atolls with hundreds of coral islands, it’s an Indian Ocean mecca for anyone who adores insanely clear blue water, white sandy beaches, palm trees, and sunshine. The Maldives is reopened to all international tourists. US travelers are not required to be tested prior to departure but will need to complete a health declaration upon arrival.
Mexico. Mexico is a beautiful country with scenic landscapes to explore. It is the perfect place to enjoy picturesque views and a tropical vacation. Also, it is filled with history, good food, and great architecture. This is a perfect location for a 3-day mini-moon. There’s no perfect place to enjoy the culture and a luxurious escape, than Mexico. No testing requirements are currently in place. Travelers can expect temperature checks and other additional screenings upon arrival.
Jamaica. Did you know that Jamaica was named one of the ten places every woman should visit in her lifetime, by Essence? Yes, it made it up there alongside the Maldives. Jamaica is only 3.5 hours away from the U.S. when flying from the East Coast. This makes it perfect for a mini-moon. Enjoy the all-inclusive, pamper-perfect beach resorts while making memories with the love of your life. Brides.com has put together a list of the 9 sexiest honeymoon resorts in Jamaica. Read here.
Aruba. Did you know that Eagle Beach in Aruba was ranked number 3 in the world by TripAdvisor? Yes, the beaches are amazing in Aruba, making it the perfect destination for your honeymoon. Enjoy the magical paradise of surreal seascapes, magnificent sunsets, and breezy, starry nights. Have you heard of the ‘Happily Ever After Guarantee’? In order to offer honeymooners a little more peace of mind in these uncertain times, the Happily Ever After Guarantee was introduced. New postponable booking policy for lovebirds planning their destination wedding or honeymoon in Aruba in 2021.
Egypt. Egypt is an exotic and underrated honeymoon destination, and it’s perfect during this time because couples can actually travel there. Now you are thinking; ‘Egypt, how?!’ Unlike the Bahamas or Italy, Egypt is known for the Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Imagine desert camping under the stars, sharing a kiss with the Sphinx, and swimming in the red sea. Egypt is not only stunning but budget-friendly. You can visit Cairo, Aswan, and Luxor in a 7-day span. Read here.
What are some top honeymoon destinations that you would consider traveling to? Egypt and The Maldives are at the top of my list!