The Ultimate Honeymoon Ideas for Travel-Loving Newly Weds

Every newly married couple dreams of a honeymoon that is uniquely special to them. It might be a chance to experience your ultimate bucket list trip, treat yourself to a holiday that you would otherwise never splurge on, or perhaps just an excuse to just do absolutely nothing.

Whether you and your significant other are the ultimate wanderlust seekers, travel lovers, or simply in need of a break from reality, your honeymoon is a chance to do something special and unforgettable. It gives you and your partner a chance to escape, recharge from the wedding madness, and connect on a whole new level.

When it comes to planning your getaway, have you ever considered venturing out further afield, and doing something that might actually be a little out of your comfort zone? Your ideal romantic trip might just be the one that gets the blood pumping and heart thumping — hopefully in more ways than one!

Surf’s up

For the adventurous spirit, Costa Rica has long been lauded as a top travel destination. It’s a tropical paradise with an abundance of awe-inspiring national parks and beautiful, white sandy beaches with a Caribbean and Pacific coast — talk about the best of both worlds. It’s also a popular spot for adrenaline junkies and thrill seekers who like to balance relaxation days at a resort with exciting activities like river rafting and zip lining. And there’s a reason why the Central American country is one of the best in the world for surfing. Its rugged coastline offers great waves and warm water year-round where you might just spot dolphins, sea turtles, and other marine wildlife.

Kalon Surf is an all-inclusive Costa Rican resort just 15 minutes away from the best surfing spots — a haven where jungle and rainforest meet the ocean. You and your partner can enjoy sprawling beaches for surfing and relaxation before returning to the hotel for gourmet meals and some alone time. It’s also secluded enough to be out of the way of the usual tourist trails, meaning you can still lose yourself in the blissful escapism of such a location with your loved one.

Whether you’re a complete beginner or looking to step up your skills, Kalon’s passionate surf instructors coach proper technique and methodology to help make the experience super fun for everyone involved. Surfing is an amazing activity for couples, not only because it’s exhilarating to finally catch a wave together, but because there’s truly no test of love like seeing your partner get wiped out in the most ungraceful position possible. This getaway will take you from wedding dresses and tuxedos in one week to bodysuits and surfboards the next.

All aboard

If riding the waves isn’t your thing, there’s always coasting through them. The sea is an endlessly romantic place to be with your loved one — the smell of the fresh ocean air, the warmth of the overhead sun, and the salty breeze. SamBoat, an online, global boat rental site, helps people find a boat that is suited to their needs to get out into the ocean.

Have you ever dreamed of cruising through tropical seas atop a beautiful yacht, or packing up a picnic on clambering onto a tiny vessel just big enough for the two of you? From humble sailboats and adventurous speedboats to luxurious catamarans and center consoles, SamBoat’s goal is to let you book a boat, with or without a skipper, just about anywhere in the world in only a few clicks. Founded in 2014 by two boating enthusiasts who decided to connect local boat owners and yachtsmen in France, the community has since grown to over 50,000 boats that have welcomed over 1 million novice and experienced sailors alike in 76 countries around the world.

If you want to enjoy some bubbly out at sea, sunbathe on the top deck all day, or explore the local coastline, SamBoat is a great resource to help you plan your ideal day out on the water. It also saves you the inconvenience and hassle of bartering on price with a local boating company. Reviews left after each boat rental means that the whole community is built on a system of trust, so you can be confident to take your rental boat out for a spin, wherever you are in the world.

Push the boat out

For those looking to go big with adventure or even just scale things back to a more relaxed escape, there’s no time like your honeymoon to do something really memorable. Whether you’re taking the boat out for a spin, hopping directly onto your board, or diving straight in, make your honeymoon something you and your soulmate will never forget.

Find out more about Kalon Surf and SamBoat.

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