If you are looking for a romantic honeymoon destination, consider America’s oldest city, St. Augustine. Located on the South coast of Florida, St. Augustine sits by a quiet Atlantic beach and is full of historic charm. You’re sure to find a lovely St. Augustine B&B or inn for comfortable, private accommodations that feature spas, private balconies in warm weather, and fireplaces for chilly seaside nights in winter.
There are several accommodations that offer daily breakfast, happy hour, jacuzzi tubs and romance packages to make your honeymoon extra special. During your time at the inn, celebrate with some champagne and chocolate covered strawberries. When the sun goes down, cuddle up and take a guided ghost tour with GhoSt Augustine Haunted Pub & Hearse Tours.
Visit the quaint shops and attractions such as the Castillo de San Marco, the Victorian Flagler College, the Lightner Museum with its colorful Tiffany windows, and other museums and historic attractions. Explore the Colonial Quarter and see the oldest house and oldest school house in America. If you want to add some adventure to your honeymoon, St. Augustine can fit the bill. Go for a thrilling zip line over a historic alligator farm or take an overhead scenic tour in a restored biplane.
Browse the souvenir shops that line St.George Street and stop in for delicious homemade sweets from Claude’s Chocolates. Visit the galleries on King Street and stop by San Sebastian Winery to sample wines. If you are there for a weekend, enjoy live jazz music featured in the Cellar Upstairs.
Of course, you will want to spend time relaxing on the sandy beaches of St. Augustine Beach and go for a stroll hunting some of the area’s exotic shells to take home. Climb to the top of the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum and marvel at the view of Matanzas Bay. Go dolphin watching with a special cruise offered by Florida Water Tours or St. Augustine Scenic Cruise.
End a day on the beach with a romantic couples massage. Then as the sun sets on beautiful St. Augustine Bay, head out to one of the area’s great restaurants for a romantic candlelight dinner.
You’re sure never forget your St. Augustine honeymoon. The beautiful and historic destination is a unique place to relax after the wedding festivities and celebrate your marriage.