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12 Astonishing and Unexpected Honeymoon Destinations

12 Astonishing and Unexpected Honeymoon Destinations
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Next to extravagant wedding ceremonies, a great honeymoon destination is the second most important aspect of binding two hearts together, forever. The first days, or weeks, therefore, are crucial to the overall well-being of the marriage. Like the saying goes, no marriage is made in heaven. But maybe, just maybe… …they’ll be made tough, and will stay together for eternity by spending quality time in an unexpected, yet, astonishing honeymoon destination.

Speaking of romantic havens, any one of the twelve below can set you off to a strong start.

1. Vumbura Plains, Botswana

Vumpura Plains, Botswana
    Photo Credit: Epic Road
    Botswana sunset
      Photo Credit: wbirt1 via Flickr

      Is your idea of a perfect romantic setting a sun-rich-tropical haven or an exhilarating adventure? Is it old-world safari tents, stylish modern vineyards, being surrounded by ocean or dunes, eating top gourmet meals, or fishing for your own meal? Well, Africa can make the rain fall. Vumbura Plains, Botswana is the top spot for real-to-the-bone romance.

      2. Tresco Island

      Tresco Abbey Gardens, Scilly Isles, UK | A superb Sub-Tropical G
        Photo Credit: Amy Laughinghouse
        Tresco Abbey Gardens, Scilly Isles, UK | A superb Sub-Tropical G
          Photo Credit: ukgardenphotos

          In Scillya, Tresco is a group of Islands well-known for its beautiful white sand beaches and blue waters. Located 28 miles from the southwestern coast of England, this magical place is renowned for its tranquil gardens.

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          3. Dracula’s Castle in Romania
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              Photo Credit for both photos: bran-castle.com

              Bran Castle is the official name of this castle which is most likely the place where the novelist Bram Stoker based his famous mythical creature, Dracula. If both you and your spouse are not especially fond of the Twilight Saga, yet vampires intrigue you, pack your bags and fly to Transylvania. Want more info? Look here.

              4. The Philippines

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                secluded beach
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                  If you have not seen peace in the face, spend your honeymoon in The Philippines and you’ll see more tranquil scenes like this. Here are more exciting reasons to choose The Philippines.

                  5. Iceland Hot Springs Tour

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                    Photo Credit: iceland.is
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                      Photo Credit: Chris 73 / commons.wikimedia.org

                      While you have the prerogative to join specific tours, you can opt to rent a vehicle and go on your own. This way you have the flexibility of being anywhere, at any time, minus the pressure of going along with a group of tourists. Consider it as one of your first challenges as a married couple.

                      6. Conrad Maldives Rangali Island

                      Maldives
                        Photo Credit: Hilton Worldwide / conradhotels3.hilton.com
                        Underwater Restaurant
                          Photo Credit: Hilton Worldwide / conradhotels3.hilton.com

                          Imagine you and your loved one are lying on a serene beach, drinking your favorite drink, and just enjoying each others’ company. Then, to end the day, you can dine in a restaurant under the sea. (This one is in the Indian Ocean to be exact.) The Maldive Islands are an awesome place to behold the world’s beauty and to spend the first days of your marriage.

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                          7. Silversea’s Silver Shadow Cruise in Alaska

                          Alaska Cruise
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                              Photo Credit: Flickr: j-and-p / Creative Commons

                              Out of the many Alaskan cruises you can choose from, the Silver Shadow is the most popular among honeymooners. While on the cruise, you can admire an endless row of snowcapped mountains. After which, you can snuggle up with your sweetie in one of the private romantic suites. If your lady love needs to fix her hair, tell her not to worry, she can go to an in-house beauty salon. More info about the Silver Shadow here.

                              8. Indonesia’s Borobudur, Prambanan, and Ratu Boko 

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                                Photo Crdit: Ratu Boko, borobudurpark.co.id
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                                  photo Credit: borobudurpark.co.id
                                  Prambanan Temple
                                    Photo Credit: Mikaku/Prambanan Temple – www.balifornian.com

                                    If, you love visiting ancient ruins, check out Prambanan, Borobudur and Ratu Boko. You can find these mysterious temples in Indonesia. Be amazed with the intricate architecture of these structures from the old civilization. Want more info? Link here.

                                    9. Elqui Domos Hotel in Chile

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                                          Photo Credit for all Elqui Domos Hotel images: James Florio

                                          This unusual honeymoon destination boasts seven timber cabins and PVC tent geodesic domes. The Dome Rooms are equipped with beds on the top most levels. This allow visitors to stare at the enormous sky adorned with the brightest stars. Learn more about the Elqui Domos here.

                                          To appreciate the hotel, more, check James Florio’s work below :

                                          LosDomos TimeLapse from Boppin Productions on Vimeo.

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                                          10. Heart shape Islands of the world

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                                            Tavarua Island, Fiji / Photo Credit: tavarua.com
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                                              Galesnjak Island in croatia / Photo Credit:fstyle.sg
                                              Make peace island of australia
                                                Make Peace Island, Australia / Photo Credit: Makepeace Island / makepeaceisland.com!prettyPhoto

                                                There is something really romantic about heart shaped Islands. (Like you need telling!) I’m sure the love of your life will be thrilled just being on one of these Islands. But don’t forget, you should be present to complete the honeymoon.

                                                11. China’s Happy Magic Water Cube

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                                                    Back In 2011, the Summer Olympics aquatic space was turned into an spectacular indoor water park. Your childhood dreams can finally come true, but with a romantic twist. This park in Beijing is a top tourist destination in China—next only to the Great Wall. You can get more info here.

                                                    12. Amalfi Coast, Italy

                                                    Italy / Campania
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                                                        Photo Credit for the 2 photos: National Geographic

                                                        Food lovingly made by family-run food houses in this quaint town is just a small portion of the Amalfi Coast’s irresistible charm. This beautiful shoreline village can capture anyone’s heart with its spectacular views. Not to forget, its cute little shops can be a great place to spend lazy afternoons with your S.O..

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                                                        100 Incredible Life Hacks That Make Life So Much Easier

                                                        100 Incredible Life Hacks That Make Life So Much Easier
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                                                        Want to learn some quick and easy life hacks that are easy to do, low cost and saves you time?

                                                        By tweaking little things in your daily life, it can make your life much more convenient!

                                                        Here’re 100 of the most practical life hacks so you can just pick up any of them right away!

                                                        83 tie a small piece of bright colored fabric

                                                          84 write random letter

                                                            85 use a rubberband

                                                              86 dorm smell bad

                                                                87 lean your phone on your sunglassess

                                                                  89 how to waterproof your shoes

                                                                    90 take a picture of the name card

                                                                      91 iron inside out

                                                                        92 old newspaper

                                                                          93 tumble try shoes

                                                                            keep a card like this

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                                                                                94 soap bar

                                                                                  95 make a hole

                                                                                    96 drop the battery

                                                                                      97 use a coozie

                                                                                        98 when taking a picture

                                                                                          use a clean dust pan

                                                                                            try a pants hanger

                                                                                              use your cellphone light

                                                                                                use a spring from an old pen

                                                                                                  quick and easy iphone speaker

                                                                                                    user binder clips

                                                                                                      wrap a wet paper towel around your beverage

                                                                                                        put pancake mix in a ketchup bottle

                                                                                                          clean out an old lotion bottle for your beach

                                                                                                            use a muffin tin to serve condiments at a bbq

                                                                                                              doritos are great for kindling

                                                                                                                use nail polish to identify different keys

                                                                                                                  use a hanging shoe rack to store cleaning supplies

                                                                                                                    freeze grapes to chill white wine without

                                                                                                                      use paper clips to organize your cables

                                                                                                                        almost finished your jar of nutella

                                                                                                                          sick of having a box full of tangled

                                                                                                                            unroll the rim to increase the capacity

                                                                                                                              cut open toilet paper rolls and use as a cuff

                                                                                                                                remove the stem from strawberries

                                                                                                                                  turn an old bottle into a simple little cord holder

                                                                                                                                    for iced coffee and iced cappuccino, use frozen coffee cubes

                                                                                                                                      how to fold a fitted bed sheet

                                                                                                                                        tired of snoozing past your alarm

                                                                                                                                          place a rubber band around an open paint can to wipe your brush on

                                                                                                                                            ut a wooden spoon across a boiling pot

                                                                                                                                              use bread clips to save flip-flops

                                                                                                                                                take pictures of friends holding items

                                                                                                                                                  how i always know which headphone is the left one

                                                                                                                                                    put a stocking over the end of a vacuum

                                                                                                                                                      How to make sure you drink enough water

                                                                                                                                                        user a can opener to open blister

                                                                                                                                                          good sandwich guide

                                                                                                                                                            turn your muffin pans upside down

                                                                                                                                                              50 pounds of groceries and living on the 5th floor

                                                                                                                                                                the right way to make a blt

                                                                                                                                                                  add one teaspoon of baking soda

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                                                                                                                                                                      hair straighteners equals to collar irons

                                                                                                                                                                        stack your clothes vertically to see them all

                                                                                                                                                                          the right way to make cookies in the summer

                                                                                                                                                                            how to clean a blender

                                                                                                                                                                              the right way to eat a popsicle

                                                                                                                                                                                use bread clips to label and organize power cords

                                                                                                                                                                                  to get the built up residue off of your shower head

                                                                                                                                                                                    user a hair clip to orgainize long wires

                                                                                                                                                                                      a frozen saturated sponge in a bag

                                                                                                                                                                                        rub stuck zipper teeth with a graphite pencil

                                                                                                                                                                                          use a soda pop tab

                                                                                                                                                                                            50

                                                                                                                                                                                              51 How to multiply large numbers in your head.

                                                                                                                                                                                                52 How to open a bottle if you dont have a corkscrew.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  rub a walnut on damaged wooden furniture

                                                                                                                                                                                                    kids fall out of bed

                                                                                                                                                                                                      use toothpaste to clear up hazy car

                                                                                                                                                                                                        58

                                                                                                                                                                                                          59 keep pizza out while driving home

                                                                                                                                                                                                            60 put your straw through the tab to keep it from rising

                                                                                                                                                                                                              hold oreos with a fork so your fingers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Never lose your remotes again

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  hiding your emergency money

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    use a bread tab to hold your spot on a roll

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      if you are at a hotel and run out of chargers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        keep a square of cardboard in a ziplock bag

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          If you need to pee or smoke at a bar

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            drill holes in the bottom of your garbage

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              use an accented letter as your passcode

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                use a squeeze ketchup bottle top with your shopvac

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  do something unusual when locking the door

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    when heating leftovers space out a circle in the middle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      dont burn yourself in those hard to reach candles

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        put a small amount of water in a glass when you microwave your pizza

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          75 use a piece of paper to organize

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            use half a pool noodle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              pencil case to store cables

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                78 clothespin to hold nail

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  79 make blts

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    80 take a picture of your fridge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      81 fill plastic water bottles

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        82 right ways to eat chips

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          99 if your plug keeps failing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            100 put the banana on the wire

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              88 before you throw away a post it

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Source: Reddit LifeProTips

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                There you go, 100 awesome life hacks that you can try right now to make your life a lot easier!

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