NEW YORK --
Hawaii continues to rank as the No. 1 honeymoon destination,
followed by Jamaica and Mexico, a survey of 3,000 travel agents
sponsored by Modern Bride magazine, also revealed trends in
honeymoons, including resorts with spas, over-the-top luxury and
Others in the top
10 were Tahiti, St. Lucia, Italy, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Aruba,
Las Vegas and Bermuda.
The survey also
asked agents to rank amenities offered by hotels or resorts. For
example, the Bora Bora Lagoon Resort was named the ultimate resort
for seclusion, and its collection of overwater bungalows was named
The most popular
major honeymoon cities, according to the agent survey, are Paris,
Honolulu, Venice, San Francisco and Sydney.
Data compiled by
a research company for inclusion in the survey revealed that 40% of
honeymooners prefer staying at a resort and 10% prefer to take a
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