We’ve set this page up with the help of Black Tomato to tell you a little about our plans for our special trip in August. After all the excitement and build up to the wedding, we’ll be heading off on a truly amazing trip to the United States of America, where we can completely immerse ourselves in the new worlds fascinating culture and beautiful natural surroundings. We’ve set up this honeymoon donation page (aka the honeypot) for our friends and family who wish to donate towards our honeymoon. This will be the trip of a lifetime and a memory we will cherish forever, so we would love to think that our friends and family have helped to make it happen.
We’ll be jetting off to America in August for just over two weeks, exploring Colorado, Utah, Nevada, California and Hawaii. Read more about our itinerary below.
If you would like to contribute to our travels then please click here to access the online payment form, or alternatively contact [email protected] or call +44207 426 9888 if you have any questions. We really appreciate any contribution you would like to make and would like to say a big thank you in advance.
At 5.30pm on Thursday 3rd August 2017 we will pick up the classic road-tripping vehicle the Ford Mustang Convertible and drive on to our hotel Westin Downtown, located in the heart of Denver, Colorado.
Our next two nights will be settling into American life in Dolores. Our days will be spent trekking and exploring the beautiful countryside. Our nights spent in the tranquil sanctuary of Dunton Hot Springs hand-hewn log cabins. America rendered in its beautiful contrast.
After our days discovering the secrets of this beautiful Mid-West ranch, we will depart on our mini American road trip through the canyons and across the border of Arizona into Utah to one of the best hotels in the country. Amangiri (peaceful mountain) will be our oasis built into the sea of rock itself for the next two nights.
A free form swimming pool, state of the art spa services and bedroom views of this phenomenal landscape create a truly unique location in one of the Earths most abstract worlds.
One night in Vegas (who knows what to actually expect), will be followed by another of America’s iconic destinations; Yosemite National Park, California. We’ll be staying at the idyllic Tenaya Lodge next door in Sierra National Forest. After two days of absorbing the endless beauty this region has to offer we will be heading North West to Napa Valley for two nights.
At Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa we will be treated to the gorgeous views of wine country California at sunrise by hot air balloon, a host of other outdoor activities, festivals, shopping and a tipple of delicious local produce.
Our last experience will be the gorgeous surrounds and charming people of Hawaii. On day 11 we will take up resident at Andaz, located amid the crescent-shaped shores of Maui.
The authentic local style, sandy shores, azure ocean waters and dramatic skyline make this stop the perfect place to unwind and recharge.
Kuai will be our final stop. In an area which folklore deems created by the Fire Goddess, Pele, and named after the 19th Century Hawaiian Prince who frequented the area, the Regis Princeville promises a luxurious getaway from the stresses of daily life. 3 nights here give us the chance to discover the wonders of Old Koloa and Hanapepe to the sun-soaked Poipu Beach.
On the 19th August we leave Hawaii for a night in LA to reflect and reminisce on our once in a lifetime experience before flying home to London to settle into life as man and wife.