honeymoon ideas ??

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by andy, Jun 21, 2007.

  1. andy

    andy Songster

    May 7, 2007
    hi every1 ..yes thats right im getting married...4 th august. big white wedding.all organized and paid 4 {well sort of].apart from the honeymoon...any way were looking for some where to go for our honeymoon..weve been thinking of mexico {cancun} has any body been? was it good ?where did you stay? ......... also were open to other suggestions. cuba ,,dom rep, jamaica,,etc etc ps i love snorkling...and T.O.H {the other half} lol,, loves sunbathing ..thanks
  2. MayberrySaint

    MayberrySaint Chillin' Out

    Mar 7, 2007
    Mount Airy, NC
    You have my condolences...[​IMG]

  3. 4myHennyPenny

    4myHennyPenny Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Cancun is nice but very touristy anymore. And it'll be BLAZING hot in Aug (but I'm sure you know that). If you enjoy snorkeling or diving, you might think about a quick trip across to Cozumel. Playa del Carmen is also an option, just south of Cancun and across from Cozumel. Touristy too but seemed nicer than Cancun IMO.

    For amazing diving and snorkeling, head further south to Belize. BEAUTIFUL!!!! And close to amazing Mayan ruins for day trips.

    If you can shell out a little more, I'd check out Costa Rica. Beats out all of the above, from what I've heard. More pricey, but unforgettable. My sister and her husband stayed in a "treehouse" while there. Private beach and comfortable accomodations literally built into a tree.

    Best to you and TOH!
  4. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Songster

    May 4, 2007
    We went to Niagara Falls...Canada side. We didn't have much money, so we drove (we live in Maine, about a 10 hr drive) and when we went the Canadian dollar was only worth about $.50 US, so we got a really great hotel room with a jacuzzi tub and king sized bed, awesome view of the gorge. It was pretty fun. We went on the Aero car, Maid of the Mist, we also went on these jet boats that take you up the river to the whirlpool and got completely drenched. There is also a zoo not far from there that you drive in your car through all the animals exibits. We had a baboon stand on our car. There are lions and everything...don't go through there with a car the doesn't have air conditioning because you can't roll down the windows. I guess Niagra is the honeymoon capitol of the world. We really enjoyed it.

    If we had more money we probably would have traveled to Europe or done a Mediterranean or Alaskan cruise. We got married June 29th, so any place too hot was out of the question, plus I'm not a huge fan of the beach, actually more like not a huge fan of wearing swim wear. [​IMG]

    Oh and AAA works in Canada...I locked the keys in the car!!
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  5. chickonaroost

    chickonaroost In the Brooder

    Jun 13, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Mmmmmmm! Sunbathing and honeymooning.
    We took a cruise from Tampa to Key West then Cozumel. We snorkled, drank, sunbathed...ironically from Aug 4-9 in 1999. Awesome!!!
    PS-I came home pregnant. My husband wanted to name him Cruz.
  6. wren

    wren Songster

    May 27, 2007
    St Augustine, FL
    Cozumel is nice for snorkeling and still has some coral to see, Bonaire is nice and safe for snorkeling and not touristy but not much for colorful coral. What about Turks and Caicos? It's known for lovers and snorkeling.
  7. tiffanyh

    tiffanyh Songster

    Apr 8, 2007
    Dominican Rebuplic is good for that--both. I went both sunbathing and scuba diving there!
  8. kansas_twister

    kansas_twister In the Brooder

    Apr 23, 2007
    s.w. kansas
    been married 2 years and still waiting for my honeymoon!!!!.....mexico is a bad idea......very hot, and other things i can't say it would get me in to trouble here

    how about a tour of the states.....new england area is really cool
  9. ChickenDawg

    ChickenDawg In the Brooder

    Jun 21, 2007
    If your thinking about the islands, take a look at Turks and Caicos. You can do all the snorkeling and sunbathing you want there. Good luck with the wedding![​IMG]
  10. Blondie

    Blondie Songster

    At the risk of being flamed......

    Jamaica, "Labadee" (Haiti), Nassau - be careful of going off the beaten path - they are 3rd world countries! Very, very poor and civil unrest. You can only stay on the resort property.

    St. Maartin and Belize is great!! We are going to Costa Rica next month. Staying at the Los Suenos Marriott Resort. I would suggest Central America or the West Indies.

    I'll be worried about my chickens!!!

    Have fun! [​IMG]

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