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    Four Exotic Honeymoon Destinations

    A few decades ago most newlyweds would spend their honeymoons on a cruise. Yet, now is the best time for newlyweds because anything goes for today’s honeymooners. So, since you can write your own honeymoon itinerary, why not go for the exotic? Wellington, New Zealand New Zealand is more than just hobbits, it is home to a thriving capital city that is an overlooked travel destination. Wellington has stunning landscapes, tons of shopping and the dining doesn’t disappoint. Opt to take a vineyard tour and sample more wines than you ever thought possible, or slow things down a bit by indulging in a couples massage after visiting the South Coast…

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    Celebrity Honeymoon Infographic

    It’s been a rainy few days, and nothing like a bad spot of weather, to make you think about a place in the sun with just you and your honey! Now celebrities have a reputation of knowing how to live it up, and we’ve looked at our favorite celebrities and where they went after they tied the knot!

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    Celebrity Honeymoon Destinations

    Most of us are not cut out to be celebrities, but that does not stop us from jet setting on our honeymoon Hollywood-style. With deep pockets, celebrities choose the most extravagant and exquisite of places to indulge their romantic getaway. Resorts of Bora Bora French Polynesia’s Bora Bora Island is one of the most popular celebrity honeymoon destinations. This breathtaking island is surrounded by lagoons and a barrier reef. The overwater bungalows overlook the vivid blue waters and calming green plantations. On this island, you can take part in various water activities like windsurf, jetski, scuba dive, snorkel, or simply just lie on the white sand and relax the day…

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    Celebrity Honeymoon Destinations

    When you’re a Hollywood A-lister or a chart-topping artist and you’re making millions by the year, scooting off to, say, the Gold Coast is probably not going to cut it as a “proper” honeymoon destination. So where exactly do celebrities head to for a little R&R after saying “I do”? Turks and Caicos Islands Stunning but secluded islands are a favorite amongst A-list celebs and artists alike; some of which are found in the Carribean Sea like the Turks and Caicos. While they may not be visible on the world map, these islands play host to some of the most beautiful beach resorts and one of them is the Parrot…

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    Good Vacation Spots for Couples That Want to Get Really Far Away

    Whether it’s your honeymoon or you just need a vacation, it can help to get really, really far away from normal life. Some of these vacation destinations might push your physical boundaries a bit. But they’re all fun in their own ways. Even if you don’t think any of these spots are right for you as a couple, you can use the list to jumpstart your own thinking. Antarctica Yes, Antarctica is crazy cold. The interior areas can reach -130 degrees F (-90 C) during the winter. If you stick to the coast during summer months, though, you can expect 59 F (15 C) on really warm days. Despite the…

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    Should You Schedule Your Honeymoon for the Day After Your Wedding?

    After a whirlwind day of greeting guests, dancing, and making the biggest commitment of your life, newlyweds often can’t wait to take their first vacations as married couples. Leaving for your honeymoon on the day after your wedding, however, can is often another difficult, stress-filled event that doesn’t let you truly unwind until you reach your destination and crash for the night. When deciding whether you should leave for your honeymoon immediately or give yourself a couple days, there are several factors to consider. How Late Will Your Reception Last? If your group of family and friends loves to party late into the night, then you might want to think…

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    Life’s a Beach

    “Happiness consists of living each day as if it were the first day of your honey moon and the last day of your vacation.” The reception hall is booked. The food is chosen. Your dress and your bridesmaids’ dresses are picked yet all the other details are slowly accumulating into a mini mountain. You knew a wedding was stressful but you’re a little taken aback by just how stressful it could be. How can you unwind? My advice: Make more plans. What?!? Plan your beach honeymoon, that is. The idea of sitting on the sand with a coconut drink in one hand and your husband’s hand in the other while…

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    All I Want Is…

    “A wise lover values not so much the gift of the lover as the love of the giver.” ~Thomas á Kempis It was time. The bridal registry. It’s not as easy as it was when I was a kid and made actual wish lists of what I wanted for Christmas so that Santa wouldn’t mistakenly buy me a Malibu Barbie instead of the desired Ballerina Barbie. In my teenage/early adulthood, it was more the subtle hints: ‘Boy mom, I sure would love those new earrings for Christmas…what a coincidence, they’re on sale right now!’. Subtle as a sledgehammer. But now…now I was going to actually list what I wanted and…

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    Caring for Your Pets While You’re on Honeymoon

    You’ve saved up and waited months for that ideal honeymoon getaway and now that the days drawing up to your wedding are depleting and as a responsible pet owner, you need to consider options for your pet while you’re away. If your dog happens to be well-mannered and/or trained, you can bring them along with you. Just be sure to check that the place you’re headed for allows pets and is pet-friendly. Should you decide to bring along your furry friend, be sure to clean up after them and don’t leave it alone in your room or you might come back to complaints from those in neighboring rooms or to,…

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    What to Pack in Your Purse for Your Honeymoon

    When packing for a honeymoon, it is easy to think of the clothing and toiletries you might need to bring, but which are the most essential items to have on your person? Important documents, valuables, and medication are the most crucial items to carry in your purse, but you should include anything that you cannot afford to be without, as long as it meets the airline’s carry-on requirements. By carrying important items with you, if your checked bags are misplaced by the airline, you won’t have to scramble to replace medications or important documents while on your honeymoon. Travel documents are too important to risk losing in checked luggage. Before…