After 37 years of marriage and four grown children, my husband and I decided it was time for a second honeymoon - an indulgence just for us. We were uncertain about our destination, there are so many exotic and tempting options to choose from, until my husband read somewhere that the Fijians have been judged as some of the happiest people in the world.


Zanzibar. Exotic by name and exotic in every sense.  The word ‘Zanzibar’ became well known publicly in 2001 when the cologne for men ‘Zanzibar’ was launched by Van Cleef and Arpels.  The fragrance was an aura of mystery, allure and exotic spices and a symbolism of the intriguing island near the east coast of Africa known as ‘Spice Island’ or Zanzibar.

Be it a Great Barrier Reef honeymoon that’s packed full of memorable adventures or a more private interlude, honeymooners will experience the ultimate in romantic escapism and wedded bliss whilst on Orpheus.

Feel like swimming with whales and dolphins or discovering your own secluded sandy cove teeming with coloured fish on the world’s largest raised coral atoll for your honeymoon?

Luxury sailing experts, The Moorings, are offering guests an unparalleled escape to Tonga with set ten day or free roaming itineraries. Sail in blissfully remote and exquisite locations across Tonga’s 171 islands on self-skippered bareboat sailing holidays.

A natural paradise combining the feeling of being very special with the romanticism of one of the most exclusive places in exotic Brazil.

If what you want is utter seclusion and perfect peace, in a location off-limits to everyone but the resort staff and a few other guests, then a private island is the only place to go for your honeymoon.

The idea of camping isn’t everyone’s idea of the perfect honeymoon – chances are that you spend most of your time feeling dirty, get mozzie repellent in your sandwiches and drink warm champagne out of plastic cups.  But what if you could camp in luxury, and have incredible wilderness experiences at the same time?

Paris: The City of Love, The City of Light. Almost by definition, Paris is the perfect honeymoon destination. 

Along the border of Argentina and Brazil, through the dense wilderness of Misiones Provinces' jungle, rises a permanent mist.   As day breaks, the mist transforms into a breathtaking network of rainbows. It is here that lies a wonder of the natural world – the Iguazu Falls.

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