Organizing a wedding is one of the biggest projects and most brides focus all of their attention on it. However, what they seem to forget is the honeymoon. This should be one of the most romantic trips for you and your spouse, so don’t neglect it. You need to find the time to squeeze in the planning of the honeymoon while organizing the wedding, so here are some tips to help you do it like a pro.wew
Don’t wait until the last minute
Most newlyweds wait until the last minute to start planning their honeymoon. You may already have a destination in mind, but if you don’t start on time, the whole experience won’t be as unique as you would like to and it will cost you an arm and a leg. It is smart to start plan your honeymoon as soon as you begin organizing your wedding. What is more, if it fits your budget, you can contact the travel agency, book your honeymoon reservation early in order to spread out the cost of the trip over a few months.
It is essential to start discussing your honeymoon even before you start planning it. Since this is your first trip as a married couple, make sure to communicate and find something you both like. There are thousands of different places to be seen and enjoyed, so do your research. If you both have some dream destinations, put them on a list and research all the options.
Set the budget
Don’t pressure yourself into planning a honeymoon that is above your budget. It’s always better to end up under budget than to go over it – keep in mind that you’re starting a new life together and you are bound to face other unavoidable expenses. Be realistic about where you want to go and if you can afford it, and don’t get caught up in serious debts because you will have to buy your first home in the very near future. A great solution to all your troubles is setting up a honeymoon registry before the wedding so that the guests can help you with some travel costs and make the whole experience more enjoyable.
Choose a destination
There are just so many places that are popular honeymoon destination. From romantic trips to Paris or Venice to some exotic places, such as Thailand or Hawaii, there are just so many good things to see and experience. Australia, too, has become one of the most favorite honeymoon destinations for all the beach lovers and adventurers. For example, you can visit various beautiful beach spots in Queensland, such as Port Douglas which has become one of the go-to honeymoon destinations in Australia. Also, you can check out various Port Douglas attractions, enjoy sandy beaches and have a really unique honeymoon.
Book the flight and hotel
Once you pick your desired destination, you can start packing and booking everything. However, make sure to make the decision as soon as possible so you can book the airfare for the most competitive price available. If you book the flight close to the departure date, you will end up stuck in the middle seat and you will probably have to pay a premium. The next step is finding a hotel or other accommodation for your honeymoon. Here, it is also essential to book it as soon as possible so that you manage to find appropriate suits. Don’t hesitate to tell the desired hotel management that you are coming for your honeymoon because most hotels will make sure to surprise you with something romantic.
All those months of wedding planning can finally pay off. If you start planning early, your honeymoon will be a dream come true as you and your spouse can finally relax and enjoy the beginning of your beautiful marriage.
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Author: Peter Minkoff
Peter is an editor at HighStyleLife magazine in Brisbane, Australia. After graduating from Australian Institute of Creative Design, he worked as a stylist for few fashion events in around AUS and UK. Beside fashion, he loves reading, making DIY cosmetics, redesign furniture and to travel around tropical destinations. He plans to create a fashion business for style advising.