Whether you’re looking for relaxation, romance or fun in the sun, there’s a babymoon vacation idea for every type of expecting parent. Taking a well-deserved babymoon trip is the perfect way to celebrate before your little one arrives. If you’re wondering where in the world makes for a good babymoon destination, here are five travel ideas to get you inspired:
Connect with nature in the Smoky Mountains
If disconnecting from your hectic life and re-connecting with Mother Nature sound appealing, head to the stunning Smoky Mountains for your babymoon trip. With magnificent mountain views and crisp, refreshing air, the country’s most popular national park is from perfect spot for nature lovers. Spend your babymoon hiking scenic trails (opt for one of the easier ones), exploring the quaint town of Gatlinburg and visiting the popular Cades Cove open-air museum, all while taking in picturesque views at every turn. Rent a cozy cabin overlooking the mountains.
Soak up the sun in Destin, Florida
With pristine white-sand beaches, bright sunny days and breezy nights, Florida’s Emerald Coast is a beach bum’s paradise. A babymoon in Destin, Florida is a great choice if you’re craving some tranquility and sun. Destin’s warm temperatures are ideal for leisurely boat rides, golf, tennis, fishing or just lounging on the beach. Enjoy some time inside too with an oceanfront condo.
Explore and eat through Tuscany
Known for its beautiful rolling hills, historic cities and charming villages, Tuscany is the place to visit for a babymoon. You’ll find breathtaking views, rich culture and plenty of authentic Italian cuisine to fit those cravings. You can explore Tuscany’s countryside while sampling traditional Tuscan treats like fresh pasta, Panzanella, and locally made bread and olive oil. To make your stay really memorable, try home swapping with someone.
Relax and recharge in Palm Springs
Palm Springs is the spot for expecting parents in need of some pampering before baby comes. Treat yourself to a luxurious spa day, fabulous shopping and world-class dining. With 350 days of sunshine, you can count on a babymoon in Palm Springs to satisfy your thirst for sun before spending quality time inside with your new bundle of joy. Stay in a Palm Springs rental home for extra privacy and comfort.
Discover culture and romance in Paris
Paris is the pinnacle of luxury, culture and romance. With a rich history and plenty to do, Paris as a babymoon destination is for those looking to immerse themselves in French culture and relish the exquisite sites and activities the city has to offer. From getting an up-close view of the Mona Lisa at the Louvre to visiting Notre-Dame Cathedral or enjoying a traditional Parisian picnic in front of the Eiffel Tower, Paris has it all. After a day of sight-seeing, there’s nothing better than capping off the night with a romantic dinner at a cozy French Bistro. Home swap with someone who lives in the City of Lights (maybe they’ll be an expecting couple in search of a babymoon too!)