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Honeymoon Destinations in Europe

Ready for love? Europe offers endless possibilities for those looking for an enchanting honeymoon destination. Beautiful golden beaches, lovely landmarks and sensational cuisine are readily available for newlyweds who want to spend their first days of marital bliss somewhere truly memorable. Explore the vast variety of romantic breaks available here at Flybe and start planning your starry-eyed holiday of a lifetime today.

Take the time to consider your perfect post-wedding rest and respite. Do you long for quintessential romance – with quaint candlelit cafes and petal-strewn sheets? Or would you and your other half prefer and action packed urban getaway, where you can bond over an amazing new experiences? Or perhaps your dream holiday includes tropical cocktails, long stretches of sand and plenty of sunbathing? In Europe, there is a dream destination for every kind of couple including some classic locations that are sure to leave you in the mood for love.

Old-Fashioned Romance in Iconic Locations

Where else to begin than Paris? The French capital is a city synonymous with romance, boasting an array of luxurious landmarks to make your celebratory break simply exquisite. An obvious choice for a honeymoon destination, passionate Paris is perfect at all times of year. Stroll along the cobblestones by the silvery River Seine and feast upon delicious oysters and wine at one of the many candlelit Michelin star restaurants. The atmosphere in the 'City of Light' is unforgettable – feel the love in the air as you sip steaming coffee outside a cosy café, listening to Parisian street musicians playing jazz. Put a love lock on the famous bridge between the Notre Dame and the left bank of the river before watching the beautiful city fade into night by the glittering Eiffel Tower. A visit to the Louvre Museum is also a must. Where else can you set your eyes upon the exquisite Venus de Milo - the Greek goddess of love and beauty?

Cannes is another A-list destination for those looking to plan a sensational romantic break. Situated on the glorious Cote d'Azur (also known as the French Riviera), a short drive from Nice, this glitzy honeymoon destination boasts bays of golden sand and turquoise waters dotted with glamorous white yachts. Popularised by the fashion icon Coco Chanel, this picturesque location offers beautiful beaches, sensational seafood and the opportunity to rub shoulders with the rich and famous at the various cultural festivals throughout the year - what more could a newlywed couple want?

Marital Bliss, Off the Beaten Track

If you want to visit a honeymoon destination steeped in ancient romance, why not head to vibrant Verona and indulge in the marvellous medieval charm? One of the most romantic break locations in the world, this sensational Italian city was the inspiration behind Shakespeare's world-famous love story Romeo and Juliet. Juliet's House draws over half a million tourists every year, so prepare to re-enact the famous balcony scene with your beloved. Besides the Shakespearean references, Verona offers plenty of cultural attractions, including 14th Century fountains, a Roman amphitheatre and the beautiful Palazzo Barberi.

In the southernmost part of Croatia lies the glorious city of Dubrovnik, also known as the Pearl of the Adriatic. This beautiful place is a great pick for a honeymoon destination, boasting luxurious five star hotels, azure blue seas and rugged beaches. Lots of the apartments and hotels have been owned by the same family for hundreds of years, so if you're after authentic charm then this unusual hot spot is a brilliant pick. With plenty of old markets to explore and summer festivals to enjoy, you can easily while away the hours before enjoying a laid back night out at one of the brilliant jazz bars or a picnic under the stars.

Wherever you decide to go on your honeymoon, make sure to relax and enjoy the company of your new husband or wife safe in the knowledge that you've got the best deal on your flights possible with Flybe.