Sweeping beaches and jewel-toned waters set the scene for romance in the Caribbean, and nothing says I Love You quite like these seven wedding destinations.
JAMAICA The Land of One Love, Happily Ever After
WHY IT’S A GREAT DESTINATION From sugary beaches and translucent turquoise water, to fiery Caribbean fare and sultry music, Jamaica is without a doubt the jewel of the Caribbean.
BASECAMP Take your Tahitian fantasy without the travel hassle. At Sandals Royal Caribbean, the overwater bungalows offer a sexy, secluded getaway perfect for honeymooners. Private hammocks, infinity pools and outdoor showers set the bar for romantic indulgence.
MUST DO AFTER I DO Explore charming Port Antonio, the site of the film Blue Lagoon.
Simply Beautiful for Your Simply Forever
WHY IT’S A GREAT DESTINATION With quintessential palm-fringed beaches that flank lush, verdant jungles and the majestic Piton mountains, St. Lucia has romance in the recipe.
BASECAMP One of the most iconic luxury resorts in the Caribbean, and the world, Jade Mountain is the only choice for lovers who want the honeymoon of a lifetime.
MUST DO AFTER I DO Take your first adventure as a couple and scale the twin peaks of the imposing Piton mountains. These jungle-blanketed peaks measure at more than 2,400 feet and are a must for any outdoorsy couple.
TURKS & CAICOS A beautiful by nature secret that is worth keeping
WHY IT’S A GREAT DESTINATION Discover your own slice of paradise on this jewel of an island, from the bustle of Provo, to the seclusion of its many seductive cays. Chances are you’ll fall in love all over again in this corner of heaven.
BASECAMP It’s all about indulgence at The Shore Club Resort, situated on idyllic Long Bay Beach. The secluded and seductive resort amps up the level of luxury and romance with a spa, four pools and endless aquamarine views.
MUST DO AFTER I DO Turks & Caicos offers a nine-mile string of islands. Charter a boat for a half or full day to explore these pristine hideaways for the ultimate in a romantic getaway.
LOS CABOS Find lasting love at the ends of the earth
WHY IT’S A GREAT DESTINATION With cobalt blue water and a dramatic, rugged coastline, Los Cabos shows of Mexico’s wilder side for unbridled passion and romance.
BASECAMP Desert marries seamlessly with the sea at the uber-luxe Viceroy Los Cabos. This design-forward hotel shows off the Los Cabos’ new edge, and is a refreshing beginning for new couples.
MUST DO AFTER I DO Enjoy the very best of what makes Los Cabos so over-the-top romantic: the views and the Pacific sunset. A luxury sunset cruise is the perfect way to seal your vows, coupled with a glass of champagne.
CUBA Discover Auténtica Cuba, where you can seal your story in history
WHY IT’S A GREAT DESTINATION A visually stunning country locked in time, with stunning architecture, dramatic vistas and a sultry, sexy scene, Cuba has all the ingredients for a truly off-the beaten-path wedding or honeymoon.
BASECAMP The first true luxury hotel in Cuba, the Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski epitomizes the cross-section of old and new Havana.
MUST DO AFTER I DO Explore Havana’s vibrant paladar scene, hole-in-the-wall restaurants that give new meaning to local flavour.
Explore La Guarida, one of the most famous and visually stunning culinary gems in the country.
ANGUILLA Feel the love to believe the love
WHY IT’S A GREAT DESTINATION Anguilla is one of the Caribbean’s best-kept secrets, with unspoiled tropical panoramas and powder-white beaches. Nature and luxury blend seamlessly with lush, tropical gardens, private yacht charters, gorgeous villas and secluded off-shore cays.
BASECAMP Luxury resort, Cap Juluca, is the embodiment of romance in Anguilla. Couples can indulge not only in the glittering Caribbean waters, but in all the elevated romantic touches from spa rituals to private dinners and island activities.
MUST DO AFTER I DO Keep the romance going with a private island beach picnic on Little Bay Beach. Accessible only by boat, this secluded location makes the ultimate setting for a private moment.
ANTIGUA & BARBUDA Made for Romance
WHY IT’S A GREAT DESTINATION This twin-island paradise is steeped with rich history, dynamic culture, award-winning resorts, immersive excursions and 365 breathtaking pink-and-white sand beaches. It’s no wonder the destination has won the World Travel Awards 2015 and 2016 Most Romantic Destination in the Caribbean.
BASECAMP Galley Bay Spa & Resort – an intimate Caribbean hideaway that maximizes luxury with lagoon views, individual plunge pools and a white sand beach worthy of any bragging rights. The resort prides itself on its commitment to the environment, as well, with a range of initiatives dedicated to minimizing its carbon footprint.
MUST DO AFTER I DO Kick off your sandals and let your hair down with an excursion to nearby Prickly Pear Island. Feast on lobster, conch and other Caribbean treats while sipping a fruity cocktail and watching the waves roll in and out.