It’s no secret that planning a wedding is stressful and can sometimes leave you feeling overwhelmed. Sometimes, it can take toll on your romantic life as a couple. Not exactly the kind of fairy tale you were imagining about ever since. *Insert honeymoon here* Yup, after the big day, a time for rest, relaxation and some magic with your new spouse is a must.
However, for some couples, a long-haul honeymoon doesn’t just seem to fit right in their schedules or budget. Well, you can save that grand honeymoon for later when you already have the time and money, but you guys deserve a little post-wedding R&R a.k.a mini-moon.
For a quick, romantic mini-moon that won’t require your passports, take a look at these postcard-ready destinations that any type of newlywed couple will love.
1. For the sun-worshippers: Miami, Florida
Soak up the sun in Miami and enjoy its white sand beaches, clear blue waters and vibrant nightlife. But there’s so much more to do in Miami besides basking in its golden sunshine or clubbing and partying, the art scene in this city is also superb. For daytime fun, enjoy a stroll along Ocean Drive, Lincoln Road and Collins Avenue.
2. For foodies: Portland, Oregon
From food carts to farm-to-cone ice cream, artisan coffee to organic beer, and so much more, Portland’s food scene is definitely booming. Millennial couples will love exploring its Instagram-worthy eats and chilled out, cool vibe.
3. For the adventure seekers: Sedona, Arizona
With 1.8 million acres of national forest land, this city offers a plethora of outdoor activities for the adventure-seeking newlyweds. Don’t miss the Pink Jeep Tour and have a rugged adventure across a high desert terrain, as well as the epic Hot Air Balloon Ride over the red-rock canyons.
4. For the nature lovers: Greenough, Montana
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and be one (or should I say be “two”) with nature in this little town of Greenough in Montana. Enjoy a natural escape filled with different outdoor activities such as bonfire, stargazing, fishing, horseback riding and more. Just the perfect nature-getaway you both need.
5. For the urban dreamers: New Orleans, Louisiana
Big city lovers flock New York and San Fran so why not just skip these two and visit New Orleans instead. This city is bursting with music, history, fun and charm. Dubbed as the “most outrageous city in the USA,” the funky, unique and romantic New Orleans is surely one for the books.
Now that we’ve got your destination covered, check out these Fun & Stylish Travel Accessories for your upcoming mini-moon.