Travel Tips & Trip Ideas Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Destination for honeymoon in early December

Jump to last reply

Me and my gf will be getting married in late November and plan to go on honeymoon from November end to early December. Need suggestions from you guys on the destination.

Here are things we have decided so far:
1. Travel for 10-12 days. Max Budget is to $3000 including hotels but not including flights.
2. Thinking about visiting two locations and spend time in that location and around it. At least one of the location has to be on the coast (Beach is not a big attraction for us but we love ocean!). So for example, we are thinking about Paris + Nice.
3. Weather is not a problem. We are ok with cold place including snow, but it shouldn't be raining every other day for several hours.
4. We want to do at least one adventurous activity. By adventurous, I mean things like bungee jumping, paragliding, skiing etc. We both have never done any of these, but would really like to do something adventurous. Suggestions needed here on what other things we can do as adventure.
5. Apart from adventure, just enjoying time together seeing scenery, some museums, perhaps a play or some show, walking around etc.
6. I am leaning towards somewhere in Europe. :) I know weather will not be great in most of the cities, but then they will be much fewer tourists around .
7. Age: around 27 and if it matters, my gf has never been outside India. And both of us are vegetarians and only languages we know are English and Hindi.

Locations we have thought so far:
- Paris + Nice (though wondering if Nice will be too quiet and dead and couldn't figure out what adventure I can add to the trip).
- Barcelona + ?? (may be somewhere France?)
- Italy or Greece or U.K. (concerned about rains)
- Switzerland (way too cold to enjoy?)
- Australia (concerned that it will be too expensive and 10-12 days is not enough time to explore such a big country)

Look forward to some suggestions!
We thought also to include a short road trip but not sure as we will need to be driving on the other side than we are used to. Surely, I do not want any tickets or potential problems. Any advice/experience on this from people who are used to driving on left side?

4 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all Travel Tips & Trip Ideas activity »
  1. 1 Car Rental in US with Travel to Canada
  2. 2 quiet getaways for older women
  3. 3 HOW MUCH MONEY TO ESTIMATE FOR MEALS
  4. 4 All purpose soap
  5. 5 Car Rentals and dropping at another destination
  6. 6 Expedia Flight+Hotel
  7. 7 Ideas for 40th Birthday
  8. 8 Where to travel?
  9. 9 How should I prepafe myself?
  10. 10 Travel Books for Kids?
  11. 11 never fly LIAT
  12. 12 Andrews FCU card and Car Rental CDW
  13. 13 Money belts, neck wallets, etc.
  14. 14 1-month trip idea for 3 guys in their 20s in June-July?
  15. 15 trip ideas in May...
  16. 16 Why Do A Cycling Tour?: A review of various tour companies and general tips
  17. 17 Currency exchange, the best deal?
  18. 18 finding last minute packages
  19. 19 What is Meningitis? And does it require to travel to Saudia Arabia?
  20. 20 My Dream Trip Itinerary - What Do You Think?
  21. 21 Traditional Afternoon Tea, Best Fish and Chips in London
  22. 22 Best adventure/trek holiday ideas
  23. 23 What book should I read?
  24. 24 Does anyone else travel with bed sheets
  25. 25 Road trip in Italy
View next 25 » Back to the top