Our editors teamed up with TripAdvisor to bring you the best African resorts for your newylwed getaway! From the wild safari tours of South Africa to the beaches of Mauritius, this incredible continent has a lot to explore.
As part of the 2014 Brides Best Honeymoon awards, we're counting down the best places for newlyweds to stay in Africa and the Middle East. From a camp-inspired suite with sweeping safari views to grand hotel lobbies and pools, you're guaranteed a luxurious stay no matter which resort you choose.
Couples often have different ideas about what makes for a great vacation. But there are a few compromise-free honeymoon spots that you'll both enjoy—let's call these the intersection of relaxing and action-packed. Afterward you may differ on the "best" part of the trip, but you'll both be smiling like crazy in the pictures.
A honeymoon is fraught with expectations—it's probably one of the most expensive, most anticipated trips you'll take. And since many spots have similar features (a spa, good food, one or more pools), how do you choose? We suggest clearing everything from your mind except two questions: Who are you, and what do you want from this experience? We've picked a few destinations to make that picture in your head a reality.