Marriage means a new life together and the honeymoon is the occasion where the man and his wife come to know each other better. It is very special to both of them and the experience is only enhanced by the choice of a good destination. You can visit the mountains and the beach, the jungle and the desert, but if you are really looking for an out-of-the world- experience, then you can head for Alaska. The snow and the ice may be cold, which can be taken care of, but it also has breathtaking beauty. And for this reason, Alaska has recently become very popular among the honeymooners – so much so that many couples go back there for their second honeymoon as well. Here is a brief overview of the highlights of Alaska, but you have to be there to experience all of it yourself.
Alaska in the land of ice and snow and so if you think that the winters are going to be too cold for you to be comfortable, then arrange a spring wedding and honeymoon. Spring in Alaska is very beautiful to say the least. The assortments of flowers that grow there, both wild and cultivated bring out a riot of colors that look exotic and breathtaking on the white background. The higher parts have snow round the year and so you can even ski on the hill slopes. If you are worrying about the accommodation, then you can rest easy because you can either fins comfortable hotel, complete with all modern facilities or if you are more adventurous, then you can even hire a log cabin in the mountains.
As far as adventure is concerned, there are many options to keep you engaged during your period of stay. Firstly, there is the Alaska Folk Festival and this festival sees the convergence of so many folk artists, not only natives, but even from Russia and the other North European countries. Then there is the Sitka Jazz Festival and the Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival and you will witness performances one better than the other. Needless to say, the mountains come alive with the music and it would seem all the more special to you because of your beloved who will always be by your side. After these, if you want something truly exciting then you can go for the Sitka Whale Fest and the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
Apart from these, Alaska is famous for its cruises and what can be better than a lovely ride on an ocean liner? If budget allows, then you can also hire a private yacht because then just the two of you can go exploring the oceans. Other than that you can also go for the aerial flights that let you view some of the biggest volcanoes of earth. It is a very exciting experience to say the least and is almost a once in a lifetime opportunity. So head for Alaska with your bride for your honeymoon.