By Yours Truly
If you have time constraints or financial concerns about the cost of your honeymoon, don't worry. You can plan a wonderful honeymoon within the continental United States, instead of traveling abroad.
Though these honeymoon destinations may be less expensive than other options, they can be just as romantic.
Here are some of the top choices for your domestic honeymoon.
Napa Valley, CA
Tour the countryside and visiting the picturesque vineyards in wine country. Napa Valley is a great honeymoon choice because it's romantic, beautiful and just an hour or so away from San Francisco.
Spend your honeymoon at a beautiful retreat in the Taos Mountains of New Mexico. Learn about Native America culture, enjoy the waterfalls and other natural elements, and just be at peace.
If you are looking to spend your honeymoon partying in the sun, head to Miami. South Beach offers some of the hottest nightclubs and restaurants in all of the United States. Itís a great choice in the late summer or even the fall, when itís still warm but not that busy.
Enjoy the simple pleasures of Vermont. From the historic sites of Bennington to the ponds and hike trails of the Green Mountains, Vermont is the perfect backdrop for a romantic honeymoon.
Las Vegas, NV
Believe it or not, Las Vegas isn't just for quick weddings; it's also a top honeymoon destination. Flights to Vegas are relatively cheap from most major U.S. cities. Avoid traveling near holidays or major convention dates and you'll be sure to find an inexpensive hotel room or suite. There's plenty to do in Vegas from lying on the beach at Mandalay Bay to taking a helicopter ride over the city.
Create a Honeymoon Registry - If you need a little help to afford your honeymoon, you can register for your honeymoon just like you register for wedding gifts. With a honeymoon registry, your friends and family can contribute to the costs of your honeymoon as a gift to you.
Planning Your Budget Honeymoon - A honeymoon should be a time to take a vacation from the craziness of planning the wedding, get to know each other under the best and most romantic of circumstances, and see a bit of the world you've never seen before.
10 Tips For A Honeymoon On A Budget - With all your other wedding expenses, setting aside a substantial amount of money for your honeymoon may seem impossible. Though you want to have a wonderful trip, you also don't want to go into debt.