Common Honeymoon Mistakes
Here are some of the most
common honeymoon mistakes-don't make them yours!
to book a double bed.
You may laugh, but
it's important when reserving hotels, especially abroad.
reservations for an early flight the morning after your
If you're planning
an evening reception, you can be sure you're not going
to bed early on your wedding night. A later flight may
save you from walking bleary-eyed through the airport.
carrying a Condom.
may sound strange but most of the honeymooners do forget
to carry condoms on their honeymoon. This may happen either
because of the hectic and tiring marriage ceremonies or
just a simple oversight. Adequate sex protection is a
must if you do not intend to get pregnant immediately
after your marriage.
on your accommodations.
on other trips, but not a honeymoon. Even if you think
you won't spend much time in your room, you'll be sorry
if your accommodations are not special. Probably the most
common honeymoon lament we hear is, "I wish we'd spent
just a little more and stayed in a deluxe room."
setting a honeymoon budget.
Before you go, agree
about what you'll splurge on and where you'll skimp to
avoid any possible money hassles en route.
one person do all the planning.
this honeymoon is for both of you. If you do all the work,
you'll feel guilty if things don't go perfectly. If you
don't take part in the planning, you'll probably end up
cost-saving travel packages.
to your travel agent. Many packages will allow you to
have all the frills you want...and save you money.
you have to spend every minute together.
both be happier if you plan one or two separate activities
on your honeymoon--and think how much fun you'll have
sharing your experiences with each other.
mum about being honeymooners.
Don't be bashful...especially with hotels, cruise lines,
restaurants...Tell them when you make your reservations
and you're likely to enjoy special treatment.
too much on friends and family.
for recommendations from friends and family, but don't
let yourselves be overly influenced. Follow your own interests.
consulting with a travel agent.
capable agent will help you plan a honeymoon that's right
for the two of you-- at a price you can afford.