Travel-savvy newlyweds are looking for honeymoons that go well beyond the ultimate ‘chill’ experience, reports honeymoon expert Jane Anderson in The Daily Mail.
Modern couples, marrying in their thirties rather than twenties, have often had their fill of the sun-sea-sand combination and are striving for something romantic and magical but different.
'They want to be seen to be going to the latest hot destination, whether that's South America or Oman, or opulent destinations where they've seen their favourite celebrity honeymoon - be that Eva Longoria at Parrot Cay in the Turks & Caicos, or Beyoncé at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona' says Ms Anderson, editor of www.101honeymoons.co.uk.
So if you are one of the ‘been there, done that’ crew about to tie the knot, check out the expert’s alternative honeymoon suggestions. From Safaris in Southern Tanzania or Amazonian river-boat adventures to treasure troves on the Cornish coast or gastronomic cycling tours in Provence, there is something for everyone in search of adventure.
And if you are now in the mood for something truly zany, Sri Lanka offers you the opportunity to say ‘I do’ on elephant back.