SAIL For Honeymoon
By Jonathan Hermann
azing out at the islands from your private
balcony with champagne in hand. Front
row seats to a full-scale Broadway show.
An intimate table at a celebrity chef-inspired
restaurant. Cruising, on its own merits, serves
up quite a romantic vacation. Add in exhilarating
destinations, a stunning ocean or river view, and
you’ve got a honeymoon you will always cherish.
Here are some of our favorite cruises.
The Caribbean is practically synonymous with
“romantic getaways.” Long walks down secluded
beaches, snorkeling together in warm, turquoise
waters, or simply cuddling in a beachside cabana.
The islands of paradise are not just ideal for what
they offer, but also for their proximity to the States.
For a romantic experience, go off the beaten path.
Skip the itineraries that call on St. Thomas and
head for St. Georges, Grenada, instead, where
the local markets are teaming with exotic wares.
Choose to swim off the pink sandy beaches of
Barbados, where water visibility reaches 50 feet.
Or hit one of the cruise lines’ private islands—like
Royal Caribbean’s Labadee or Norwegian Cruise
Line’s Great Stirrup Cay—for a low-key, crowd-
Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Cruise Line