The festive season is in full swing. The Diwali fever is still high! Though a little late, still Happy Diwali to all! This festive season will soon be followed by yet another delightful season – The Wedding Season. And all those who are gearing up to go from being bachelors/bachelorettes to married, I can totally understand the excitement, the nervousness, the mixed feelings you must be experiencing at the moment.
The first question everyone who meets you might be asking, "How are the wedding preps going? Invitations done? Shopping over? Done this? Did that? Oh God! The answers to all these questions keep adding to your to-do list. But most importantly, yet another question that leaves you thinking, "What plans for honeymoon? Where are you going?" This ultimate question leaves you clueless.
For those who haven’t planned their honeymoon, please go on reading and for those who have already planned their romantic getaway, you can still read on and gather ideas for your second honeymoon.
Here’s a list of few movies that are popular for their honeymoon scenes and provide you with some fantastic honeymoon destination inspiration.
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil – Movie: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn-Part 1
The everlasting human/vampire love story of Bella and Edward continues. In the fourth installment of this tale, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn-Part I, the action revolves around the couple’s wedding and honeymoon. They take off to a private location known as "Esme Island" in the movie. Though in the movie, the lovely honeymoon destination is owned by Edward’s mother but is actually a tropical location in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. The lovebirds are seen canoodling in a luxurious, impressive vacation home. Though it may be a bit expensive to rent a house like that, but the picturesque surrounding of Rio has every bit of romantic essence for that perfect South American honeymoon. Explore the Marvelous City and enjoy a romantic Rio De Janeiro-styled honeymoon.
Venice, Italy – Movie: Just Married
Boy meets girl, fall in love and live happily ever after. Well, not quite. Just Married is an "everything-goes-wrong" flick. Starring Ashton Kutcher and Brittany Murphy, the story is about a newly-wed couple who get married immediately after a whirlwind romance. They soon leave for Venice for a romantic honeymoon, enjoying a day strolling at St. Mark’s Square. Make the most out of the trip to the Floating City, enjoying the gondola rides, waterfront meals and other romantic activities.
Paris, France – Movie: Paris Honeymoon
Wedding plans of a wealthy Texan (Bing Crosby) to a noblewoman is put on hold when he meets a poor Parisian woman and falls in love with her. The Fashion Capital of the World is also one among the best places for those in love. Watching this black and white movie, set in 1938, makes you pack your bags and set off to Paris with your sweetheart and enjoy your private romantic moments, exploring the iconic Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, Alexander III Bridge and much more. If you have already been to Paris or not in a situation to plan a Parisian honeymoon, don’t be disheartened, just pick up the Paris Honeymoon DVD, snuggle up with your love and have fun enjoying a romantic story unravel at some of the most romantic places in Paris.
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A – Movie: Honeymoon in Vegas
Honeymoon in Vegas… Sounds interesting, right? Like the title, the movie is equally interesting. Starring Nicholas Cage and Sarah Jessica Parker, the movie features the lead characters setting out for a quick wedding and post-nuptial fun to Sin City. There on a series of events take the movie through unexpected twists and turns. Anyway coming back to the honeymoon, this rom-com turned thriller takes its audience through an awe-inspiring view of Vegas enhanced further with a romantic soundtrack. Las Vegas is a glamorous, fun-filled way to spend your honeymoon, enjoying top-notch resorts, and some fine-dining experience with your beloved. Recreate your own Sin City-styled honeymoon and surprise your better-half.
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico Movie: The Heartbreak Kid
Don’t let the title, The Heartbreak Kid, fool you! The 2007 remake of the 1972 movie by the same name is about a couple who falls in love, gets hitched and drives off to Cabo San Lucas to have some fun. But the events turn topsy-turvy when the groom (Ben Stiller) sees his wife’s true colors. Though the movie focuses on the breathtaking view of the resort featured in the flick, but you essentially need not stay there as Cabo in itself is a fantastic honeymoon destination. The Stone Arch, the Lover’s Beach and Cabo’s nightlife are one among the best ways to spend your days in Cabos, Mexico.
So what are you waiting for? Start planning your honeymoon and take your sweetheart to any of these idyllic honeymoon destinations. Happy Wedding! Happy Honeymoon!