Go Back  Fodor's Travel Talk Forums > Destinations > Caribbean Islands
Reload this Page >

Need ideas for best Caribbean Honeymoon spot in Mid-May 2011.

Need ideas for best Caribbean Honeymoon spot in Mid-May 2011.

Old Jul 20th, 2010, 01:50 PM
  #1  
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 8
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Need ideas for best Caribbean Honeymoon spot in Mid-May 2011.

My fiance and I are trying to determine where to go on our honeymoon next May. We live in Virginia and don't want to spend too much time on a plane to get to our destination (I was pushing for Hawaii, but too far for a 6 day trip). We've each been to Bahamas and Jamiaca, but we'd like to go someplace new -- the perfect honeymoon beach escape. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
Sfarris08 is offline  
Old Jul 20th, 2010, 04:15 PM
  #2  
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 20
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
My husband and I just returned from Turks and Caicos. We LOVED IT!!! We are already planning another trip (maybe next year). The beaches and the water are like no other! We stayed in Provo. The summer is the off season so you can get rooms at a reduced rate or a free night. We flew out of Charlotte and it was a piece of cake! The flight was just under 3 hours and customs was a breeze. We were there from Wed-Mon. It's quiet and peaceful, but not so much where you feel you are the only one. You might want to research these islands if you want a great and memorable honeymoon. Take a look in the Turks and Caicos forum- I posted info regarding our trip.
Good luck in your travels!
NJRoberts is offline  
Old Jul 20th, 2010, 04:23 PM
  #3  
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 1,832
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
So, I'm guessing that maybe Nevis and the Grenadines would also be a no? What about the USVI? Close by and nice beaches. They also have some restaurants that you could have some nice dinners at. Tavern on the Waterfront is one I would recommend. It's a fine dining type of place in Charlotte Amalie and - as the names says - on the waterfront. The food has a french flair and price is in the $$ price range. You could stay for the nightclub afterwards and dance. Makes for a romantic night. They also have a martini bar with their specialty vodka's. Oh, and they have award winning house ribs.

There are restaurant guides that offer coupons where you can get a complimentry glass of Remy Martin or whatever they offer at many restaurants, so they are worth looking for, as well.
Knowing is offline  
Old Jul 21st, 2010, 07:12 AM
  #4  
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 8
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Thanks for your replies, NJRoberts and Knowing. Turks and Caicos and USVI both sound like really good ideas... I've heard some great things about both. I'm going to check them out. Thanks again.
Sfarris08 is offline  
Old Jul 22nd, 2010, 05:16 AM
  #5  
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 1,814
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
For a honeymoon look at Turks & Caicos and The Somerset resort www.thesomerset.com beautiful condo style resort, excellent beachfront, wonderful staff, great food on site and within walking distance.
Caribzack is offline  
Old Jul 22nd, 2010, 01:12 PM
  #6  
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 8
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Thanks again, all. We've decided on Turks & Caicos... Ahh...Lovely anticipation!
Sfarris08 is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Original Poster
Forum
Replies
Last Post
MAJIE
Caribbean Islands
5
Dec 5th, 2015 07:18 PM
Todd_Ruggere
Caribbean Islands
10
Dec 24th, 2011 02:29 PM
Ocnbrez
Caribbean Islands
5
Jan 1st, 2008 07:21 AM
gcpkstr06
Caribbean Islands
10
Oct 12th, 2007 07:17 PM
bek625
Travel Tips & Trip Ideas
4
Apr 4th, 2007 05:22 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Do Not Sell My Personal Information


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 10:20 PM.