Finding the right honeymoon destination is much like finding the perfect mate. Is the locale a match culturally, economically? And what about the food and climate?
Anyone who has traveled around Europe (whether flight-hopping, meandering the continent by train or any other means) knows that every country, if not every city, has a unique personality.
Barcelona, Florence, Paris and London are popular honeymoon destinations, but you may want to know Your Honeymoon Personality before deciding where to go.
Take the quick quiz below and see what our friends at GoBe have in store for your perfect honeymoon!
Of the following choices, which fits you the best?
1. Would you rather …
a. people-watch over a glass of wine
b. admire paintings and sculptures at a museum
c. visit iconic landmarks or
d. take a walking tour of the area?
2. Explore by…
a. bike foot
c. horseback or
3. Which type of beverage are you more interested in learning more about?
4. Do you want your food cooked with …
a. olive oil
b. herbs and spices
c. butter or
5. What type of clothes would you rather pack in your suitcase?
Give yourself the following points for each answer:
a. 1 point b. 5 points c. 8 points d. 10 points
Barcelona = ‘Explorers’
If your preferences totaled 4-10 points, you are definitely a warm-blooded Explorer!
Barcelona is the perfect city to delight all your senses. From the cobblestone streets to the wonders of Gaudi’s playful architecture, you will be in awe of the old-world charm and cosmopolitan scene that brings this city to life!
Sip sangria while watching a live Flamenco show. Explore this tour.
Explore the city’s cobblestone streets and get your caffeine fix at a local café before going on a medieval tour. Explore this tour.
Head to the mountains for some great views and go horseback riding in Nuria. Explore this tour.
Explore Barcelona, just the two of you… Explore this tour.
Florence = ‘Epicurean’
If your preferences totaled 20-31 points, you will find your perfect honeymoon setting in Florence.
The art, food, and wine will rival the passions you have for your betrothed when you take advantage of all that this city offers.
Bike the Tuscan countryside and celebrate with a glass of wine. Explore this tour.
Explore the nearby countryside by horse-back. Explore this tour.
Learn a thing or two about cooking- Italian style! Delizioso! Explore this tour.
Discover the mystery and romance of Florence by night. Explore this tour.
Paris = ‘Classic Romantics’
If your preferences totaled 32-40 points, you are meant for Paris!
The City of Lights is a match for your romantic soul. And, romance is found everywhere – in the sights, the food, the wine, the language – you can’t escape it (and you won’t want to!). But wait, the French have not limited their sybaritic touches to just Paris, there is Versailles, Lyon, and Monte Carlo too!
Check out the lively fountains and colorful fireworks at Versailles. Explore this tour.
Explore Paris as a VIP. Float down the Seine and end your evening with dinner at the top of the Eiffel Tower. Explore this tour.
Toast your honeymoon with a glass of bubbly during a tour of the drink’s region. Explore this tour.
Visit the gardens and castles that inspired the French impressionists. Explore this tour.
London = ‘Comfort Seekers’
If your preferences totaled 41 points or more, London should be at the top of your European destinations.
No matter the month, you’ll want to cozy up together and explore the city’s oldest and newest sights. Transportation is easy, and there’s no need to pull out your phone for a quick look at Google Translate. For a getaway out of the city, head south to Bath and Stonehenge to explore the wonders of ancient Roman civilizations and mythical bygone cultures, or, let your inner child out with a visit to Harry Potter world (better make it to platform 9 ¾ on time!).
Discover London’s royal history: see the crown jewels up close, check out the changing of the guard, and finish off with a cruise on the Thames. Explore this tour.
See all of London’s most iconic landmarks and refresh with an afternoon tea. Explore this tour.
Discover the mystical beauty and magic of Cotswold, Stonehenge and Bath. Explore this tour.
We know that your honeymoon is already a magical time in and of itself, but why not let some more sparks fly with a visit to Harry Potter world? Explore this tour.