Honeymoon planning isn't simply a matter of choosing where you want to go and heading down to your local travel agents to book it up - come on, when would anything do to with wedding planning be this easy! This article highlights all the key aspects of honeymoon planning that you need to focus on, and includes some things which you may not even have thought about!
A honeymoon is sure to be one of the best, and definitely one of the most memorable vacations you'll ever take. With this in mind, a honeymoon requires very special care an attention during the planning phase to ensure that the memories you have of it in years to come are just as you dreamed. So, without further ado, let's take a look at those all important elements that your honeymoon planning will need to focus on...
If you're just beginning your honeymoon planning, or even if you're half way through, it's essential to make sure that everything's done, and more importantly that it's done on time. This is where having a honeymoon countdown checklist becomes invaluable.
Be sure to put time aside to draw one up as early as possible or, even better, print out a copy of our month by month to-do list and save yourself the hassle.
It's never too early to begin thinking about your honeymoon spending money. From how much you'll need and the best time to buy it, to the format you'll take it in and keeping it safe and secure, there's a heck of a lot to think about. For specific help and advice on this front, be sure to check out our dedicated article.
Transport & Travel
Your honeymoon officially begins them moment you set off. It may not be the most exiting thing to focus on, but transport to airports, ferry terminal parking and alike are often overlooked in the mad rush that is wedding planning. So, whether you plan to arrange your own transport and travel or instead rope in the assistance of a kindly friend or relative, these practical aspects need to be planned out.
You probably won't be surprised to know that we have an article that provides some key points to remember when focussing on this task!
'The First Night'
After a day of celebrations and non-stop fun, do you really want to be travelling or would you prefer to be relaxing? Sometimes overlooked, it is important that you pay close attention to the 'first' honeymoon night and decide where, and how, you'd like to spend it. To help you on your way, we've pulled together some interesting ideas and options and you can take a look at them out here.