Special occasions like proposals, weddings and honeymoons deserve to the celebrated in unique ways. This is why HTT is showcasing some memorable destinations that make for classic and exotic romantic experiences.
1. Seville, Spain
Seville hosts some of the Spain’s most impressive buildings and is a delight to explore. Wherever you turn in Seville, stunning sights await you. From the huge cathedral to the beautiful garden oasis of Maria Luisa Park, it is a city of contrasts and of breathtaking beauty.
Perhaps the most impressive of Seville’s many awe inspiring buildings is the Plaza de España. The building is incredible in both its design and its scale. Standing directly in the centre of the complex affords beautiful views in every direction. Why not make the moment even more special by dropping to one knee right in the very middle of the majesty? Local musicians can also be availed to serenade your partner and add even more charm to the moment!
2. Serengeti, Tanzania
Picture this: you and your sweetheart have spent a week on safari, spotting the Big Five and captivated by the sundowners that overlooks the savanna. Now you really want to make the move.
Like your epic African Safari, the memories & experience of your wedding proposal will remain with you and your sweetheart forever. So make it memorable & stunning!
After an afternoon safari, stop for a private champagne sundowner in the open plains and as the sun sets “pop the BIG question”! Thereafter, celebrate the occasion by having dinner in the form of a stylish BBQ around a camp fire or just a romantic safari dinner for the two of you under the stars.
3. Cyprus – Aphrodite’s Rock
From a decorated Byzantine chapel to a quaint village or monastery, Aphrodite’s island offers a huge variety of interesting places to propose or get married. Cyprus has many associations with love and romance.
Aphrodite, goddess of love, was reputed to have risen from the waves here, Mark Anthony gave the island as a gift to his lover Cleopatra and Richard the Lionheart married Berengaria of Navarre, who became Queen of England, at Limassol Castle during the 12th century.
Set sail on a private yacht, cruise the azure waters and then dock at a private island where you can pop the question!
4. Sri Lanka – The Island of Love
This tropical paradise is a highly sought after honeymoon destination, for lovers from across the world. Fall in love all over again while lying on the white sandy beaches of Bentota. You can’t go wrong at one of the ultimate resorts for honeymooners with endless privileges.
South of Beruwala, Bentota, offers superb swathe of golden sand and a further string of resort hotels – that provides a more relaxed and hassle-free atmosphere that is ideal for quiet and memorable honeymoon.
So why not choose Sri Lanka for your romantic getaway as newlyweds, starting your lives together, or as lovers in search of some quiet time.
5. Dubai – Atlantis Hotel
This is Dubai’s perfect place to ‘pop the question’ and there are chances that the answer may be a simple ‘yes’. The upscale resort brings the myth of the lost city of Atlantis to life and a unique locale for a wedding proposal. At the Dolphin Bay, the resident mammals love to join in the fun, and can present the ring for a surprise proposal.
Propose at Ossiano – the underwater restaurant with Ambassador Lagoon full of captivating ocean life. Resident divers are able to assist by delivering personalised messages through the window of The Ambassador Lagoon, accompanied by over 65,000 sea creatures. The possibilities are endless.