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Best Private Island Resorts for Honeymoons

Brides.com: . Parrot Cay, Turks & Caicos. Don't be surprised if you spy a celeb or five among the revelers at the beach bar. Brangelina are fans, and Bruce Willis and Keith Richards own villas here. That's probably because this 1,000-acre Asian-inflected retreat a half-hour boat ride from Providenciales pampers couples with killer service (most of the staff is trained in Bali), a serene spa (think Japanese baths and yoga pavilions), and a jaw-dropping setting (hello, two-mile beach!). Ask…

Best Private Island Resorts for Honeymoons

Best Private Island Resorts for Honeymoons

Brides.com: . Deep Water Cay, Bahamas. It may be just 110 miles from Palm Beach, but this Bahamian bone-fishing haven feels worlds apart. The tiny island resort surrounded by salt flats was actually founded by the editor of Field

Best Private Island Resorts for Honeymoons

Brides.com: . Jicaro Island Ecolodge, Nicaragua. Isolated in the middle of Lake Nicaragua, the nine-villa retreat sits just a short boat ride from the UNESCO World Heritage City of Granada, with mind-blowing views of the Mombacho volcano on the shores. Most couples just hole up in their rooms all day, swinging in their hammocks and listening to the call of the wild. But should you venture out, there's a spa where you can indulge in a couples massage and daily morning yoga sessions to keep…

Best Private Island Resorts for Honeymoons

Brides.com: . Coco Plum Island Resort, Belize. Although this barefoot-chic retreat is close enough to the mainland for day trips to the jungle caves or Mayan ruins, couples tend to stick to the isle's white beaches and azure waters. (The world's second-largest barrier reef is within kayaking distance.) Newlyweds rave about the warm staff, the overwater restaurant's ocean-to-table dishes, and the Caribbean views from the 14 crayon-colored cabanas. Another highlight? The adults-only policy…

Honeymoon Destinations for Adventurous Couples

Brides.com: . Broome, Australia. Can you keep a secret? Western Australia is one of the most adventurous, picturesque places on earth. In Broome, Kimberley Sands Resort is a lavish home base for outings that include swimming with whale sharks, visiting a crocodile park and whale watching. What's more, you can dive for pearls (maybe your hubby will discover treasure), take 4-wheel drive tours, learn to drive cattle like a real outback rancher, and ride camels along Cable Beach. No trip is…

Best Honeymoon Resorts in the United States and Canada

Brides.com: . 9. Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa in Victoria, British Columbia With floor-to-ceiling windows and terraces looking out onto treetops, Brentwood feels like a giant tree house in the hills. Set off on a boat ride or explore the gardens, then return for a glass of local wine before dinner; Brentwood Bay Resort

Honeymoon Destinations for Adventurous Couples

Brides.com: . Emerald Coast, Nicaragua. The couple that surfs together stays together. And while hanging 10 may not be the reason, a surf safari in Nicaragua will surely bond you in yet another way. Mukul Beach, Golf & Spa, is the first luxury resort in the country. Along with riding some of the world's best — and most secluded — waves, daring newlyweds can hop a helicopter to the active Cerro Negro volcano for some extreme sandboarding, or hike up into the cloud forests of Mombacho…

Best Private Island Resorts for Honeymoons

Brides.com: . Scrub Island, British Virgin Islands. The BVIs are known for two things: their private isles and sailing culture. This 52-room hideaway gives you a taste of both, with three strands (one is reachable only by kayak) and a sailing school where couples can master the art of tacking and jibing. Rather let a pro do all the work? Since the isle is an easy sail from Tortola and Virgin Gorda, day trips are a breeze, especially knowing you have a chic room with bamboo ceilings and a…

Adventurous Glamping Honeymoon Destinations

Brides.com: . Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle, Thailand. Each opulent abode at this jungle resort in northern Thailand has an outdoor shower and river views, and some have a wooden hot tub on their veranda. But the true draw is the rescued elephants you can help bathe in the morning, then take on rain-forest treks during the day. When you're not learning how to be a mahout (elephant rider), cruise down the Mekong River on a traditional long-tail boat, explore the temples and…