Santorini, Corfu, Crete and Rhodes are included in the list of the 15 best spots for honeymooners
A ranking of the best honeymoon destinations in Europe has been released by US News Travel website, and the Greek islands are the undisputed stars among the fifteen romantic destinations. Santorini, Corfu, Crete and Rhodes are included in the list of the 15 best spots for honeymooners.
The travel site’s list was based on factors like couple-friendly accommodations, attractions and dining and includes some of the most romantic places in Europe, a continent that “conjures up an unmistakable faraway allure”. You can vote for your favorites here
Why go: Santorini attracts newlyweds with its breathtaking scenery. Spend your honeymoon strolling past white-washed houses, climbing scenic cliffs and swimming in the Aegean Sea. An extra plus is the divine seafood and the enchanting hotels.
Why go: Can you think of anything more romantic than Shakespeare? Corfu is said to have inspired the backdrop for “The Tempest.” Don’t miss the Glyfada Beach with its epic rock formations. Corfu’s dramatic landscape and its tasty cuisine will blow you away.
Why go: Crete honeymooners enjoy the sun and splash in the warm waters. The island’s varied geography is ideal for hikes in the mountains and walks on the beaches. To regain your strength, indulge in the delectable Mediterranean cuisine.
Why go: It may not be the most popular honeymoon destination of the Greek isles, but Rhodes adds a touch of history with the ancient Colossus of Rhodes. It also offers postcard-worthy beaches.
The list of the top destinations for honeymooners also includes Tuscany, Paris, Sicily, Dubrovnik, Lisbon, Reykjavik, Bruges, Cannes, Innsbruck and Nice.