It is easy to get dazzled by the plethora of exotic locales that exist beyond our shores…but this can also mean that you neglect all that our beautiful country has to offer! There are amazing honeymoon destinations right here at home. Often cheaper and a lot easier to get to than foreign places, the USA has some wonderful options for newlyweds.
Napa Valley, California
Sprawling mountains, blue skies, acres of vineyards – Napa is truly a beautiful slice of California. An obvious place to go if you and your soon-to-be-spouse both love wine, beautiful scenery, and a relaxing environment with a sophisticated edge. Best time to visit: Spring, summer and fall are busiest, but it is truly wonderful year-round
A sleepy and gorgeous town oozing with Southern charm, Savannah is a wonderful destination spot. Full of historic buildings and plantations and a vibrant downtown scene full of great shopping and eating, it is a great choice for a honeymoon. About thirty minutes to Hilton Head and the Atlantic coast, it makes for a perfect trip. Best time to visit: March - May
Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
The epitome of New England coastal charm, this small island is an amazing choice for newlyweds. The abundance of bed-and-breakfasts, charming shops, seafood places and beaches make for a relaxing and special time. Best time to visit: Spring and post-Labor Day fall are less busy than the summer months, and a great time to go
Lake Tahoe, Nevada
Famous for its recreational activities and outdoor beauty, Tahoe is a great choice for an active and outdoorsy couple. This area features a huge amount of hotels, resorts, and vacation packages, making it perfect for any budget or trip preferences. Best time to visit: March – May, or in the winter for skiing/snowboarding.
Known for beautiful red rock formations and desert landscapes, Sedona features some of the most stunning natural environments around. This area is full of world-class spas, ranches, resorts, golf courses, and recreational activities. Best time to visit: March – May and September – November.