Trendsetting Engagement-Moons

In today’s millennial world, with numerous things to do, events to attend, personal and professional commitments to keep up with, jetting off on a tranquil honeymoon for a few moments of marital bliss is seemingly unrealistic. Instead, follow in the footsteps of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle by going on a luxurious Engagement-Moon!

 

Orkney, Scotland

 

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Relive all your fond memories of Downtown Abbey by planning an engagement-moon to this northern archipelago in the land of the Scottish. Organise a day trip to the Neolithic Ring of Brodgar, an awe-inspiring stone circle located near Stromness. The picturesque beauty dotted with sandstone cliffs and tropical islands is the perfect place for a weekend of relaxation and rejuvenation post some adventurous excursions.

 

Santorini, Greece

 

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Known for its gleaming sunsets and immaculately magnificent villas, Santorini is one of the Cyclades islands in the Aegean Sea. This pristine little island has been shaped by a volcanic disruption which has evolved into a rocky scenic locale. Unwind at one of the many red and black pebbled beaches, go hiking through the magical valleys with your significant other, visit wineries or shop at the stylish boutiques along the cobblestoned roadways.

 

Myanmar, Southeast Asia

 

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With a packed schedule of frenzied pre-wedding festivities, divine nuptials and post-wedding functions opt for a trip to this hidden gem in Southeast Asia. Masked in clandestineness, this destination is the true definition of heaven on Earth.  Visit the Buddhist temples, sprawling parks and the colossal gilded Shwedagon Pagoda at this exotic nation.

 

London, United Kingdom

 

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Enjoy a romantic getaway with a bustling city life, apt for the shopaholic couples out there! Visit the various tourist attractions such as; the iconic London Eye, historic Buckingham Palace, timeless Big Ben and the renowned London Bridge amongst others. With the cool weather conditions all year round, London is a gorgeous city filled with innumerable possibilities.

 

Cappadocia, Turkey

 

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The natural wind-constructed panoramas of Cappadocia situated approximately four hours form Turkey’s capital city are supremely ethereal. There are several activities to choose from including; a world-class hot air balloon experience, discovering the ancient volcanic ‘fairy chimneys’, visiting antediluvian rock-face churches, amongst others. Cappadocia is a moonscaped region unique for its geological, historic monuments.

 

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