A prolonged honeymoon trend is upon us! It sees newlyweds adding multiple stops to their honeymoon itinerary and taking advantage of adventurous and exotic layover stops along the way.
A typical flight to the Maldives can take anywhere from 18-20+ hours. Prior to arriving on the beautiful island, a popular, bucket-list layover stop is Dubai. Naturally, the city’s icon – Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai – becomes number one choice for honeymooners to stop for more of an adventure leg of their trip after visiting the Maldives. Fit for every type of couple, the 5-star hotel and resort has plenty to offer, ranging from Michelin-starred dining, lavish underwater suites, an award-winning spa for ultimate relaxation, and more. An iconic destination, Atlantis, The Palm is guaranteed to bring couples the adventure of a lifetime.
For newlyweds going to Australia, a typical flight can take anywhere from 14-25 hours. An ideal layover to add to this itinerary is a stop in Hawaii. Honeymooners can ride the waves of the Pacific, view the lava in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, explore the lush rainforests, and take in all the diverse sceneries and activities the island has to offer. For the ultimate prolonged honeymoon experience, lovebirds can stay in one of many Aqua Aston hotels located throughout the islands.
Nestled several miles west of Greece’s northwest coast, Corfu is an up-and-coming honeymoon destination for couples looking to soak in the Grecian sun. Prior to checking in to Angsana, Corfu, a Mediterranean sanctuary of extraordinary beauty, couples can enjoy a quick layover in the city of romance, Paris, France.