How To Survive Your Honeymoon

Written by Alexis Miller

Romantic Honeymoon Destinations To Discover Each Other

Once you've mortgagedrepparttar rest of your life forrepparttar 150827 dress andrepparttar 150828 ceremony, made all sorts of promises in front of everyone you know and danced with your long-lost fifth cousin twice removed, you deserve a little time off to recuperate. It's called a honeymoon.

Your honeymoon is that wonderful period of grace betweenrepparttar 150829 fantasy of your wedding andrepparttar 150830 reality of simply being an old married couple. It's a time forrepparttar 150831 two of you to get to know each other as well as two people who are going to spendrepparttar 150832 next couple of days alone with only each other for company can. But not so alone that you can't ring for room service when you need it.

According to a recent survey by Modern Bride magazine, newlyweds are certainly not loathe to shell out when it comes to spending up on their honeymoon - on average, newlyweds spend $3,700 on their honeymoon. Forrepparttar 150833 average wage earner, that's almost 10% of their annual income.

Honeymoon spending is high for a number of reasons. Firstly, for most of us it's a once-in-a-lifetime chance to live it up, favoring luxurious resorts and exotic cruises over a two-star just-off-the-highway motel. Andrepparttar 150834 honeymoon is generally notrepparttar 150835 time for going to stay with mad old Aunty Gladys who you haven't seen since you were five.

No, honeymooners want their day inrepparttar 150836 sun, a time to luxuriate inrepparttar 150837 newness of coupledom and they are usually looking for something special. So if that means ordering that second bottle of champagne, or deciding onrepparttar 150838 lobster for dinner, most honeymooners don't give it a second thought.

To compile their list of Top 10 honeymoon destinations,repparttar 150839 Modern Bride survey factored in romance, ambience, affordability, seclusion, culture and adventure amongst its list of important qualities. Here arerepparttar 150840 results for overall excellence:

The Gateway To The West

Written by VMT Singuillo

Ever heard ofrepparttar Gateway Arch in Saint Louis, Missouri? Probably many of you are

more familiar withrepparttar 150812 Statue of Liberty in New York andrepparttar 150813 Golden Gate in San

Francisco, but how aboutrepparttar 150814 Gateway Arch?

The Gateway Arch is a Jefferson National Expansion Memorial which symbolizes

America's expansion torepparttar 150815 West. It stands at 630 feet high and is currentlyrepparttar 150816

tallest memorial inrepparttar 150817 US - even taller thanrepparttar 150818 Statue of Liberty.

As you enterrepparttar 150819 city of Saint Louis, this three-sided enormous structure can be

easily seen looming aboverepparttar 150820 skyrise buildings ofrepparttar 150821 city. Made of stainless

steel with its free standing structure, it holds asrepparttar 150822 number one tourist

attraction of Saint Louis.

It is fascinating to note thatrepparttar 150823 arch can accommodate people inside its

structure. It has two trams each located on its North and South ends which can

carry passengers up to its tallest peak where visitors can viewrepparttar 150824 whole city

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