Looking forward to planning one more trip before welcoming your little one into this world? That’s very thoughtful of you. After the baby arrives, many things will change in your life in ways you couldn’t have imagined. Thus, before you finally get to meet eye-to-eye with your little cutie, it would be incredible to take that one special break whether alone or with your partner to simply relax and reflect.
Being a parent is a huge responsibility and the realities of having a baby can be overwhelming especially for new parents. But even in the midst of all that, this is a period to celebrate. You are special. You have life inside you. You deserve to celebrate the amazing job you are doing.
Now that you are about to welcome a new life into this world, why not take this special opportunity to go on a holiday? You need time to relax, rest and rejuvenate. If you are in a relationship, this is also a good time to strengthen your love life before the new bundle(s) of joy joins you.
Best destinations for a babymoon
While you can travel to almost any destination, some places are more suitable for babymoon vacations than others. To help you in your selections, here are 7 perfect destinations you can go for your babymoon. One thing is for sure, any destination here will make your babymoon memorable, meaningful and worthwhile.
1. Fernandina Beach, Florida
Fernandina Beach, Florida is for couples or singles who want to experience their babymoon in coastal luxuries. A babymoon escape to Fernandina beach in Florida is definitely one to remember particularly if beach vibes interest you. Here, you’ll get a good chance to unwind during the morning or evening walks along the beach and soak up in the sun during the day. Such adventures will allow you to recharge, bond and most importantly, create lifelong memories.
2. Tucson, Arizona
Tucson is an awesome destination for couples and singles travelling for their babymoon. The weather is warm and so the mother-to-be will not strive to keep warm. Plus it has wide-open spaces ideal for pregnant moms to unwind. If you are looking for a destination where you can relax and enjoy some quiet quality time now that you are expecting a baby whether alone or with your partner, Tucson won’t disappoint.
3. Atlantic City, New Jersey
Considering this will be your last trip for a while now that there is a baby on the way, why not choose to travel to Atlantic City, New Jersey? This is one place that offers a little bit of everything. While you can visit numerous places during your visit to the Atlantic City, The Water Club is the most ideal. Accommodation and food isn’t a problem plus there are plenty of activities to engage in.
The pools at the Water Club provide a scenic view for relaxation. The menu is also filled with yummy dishes. No matter how choosy the pregnant you have become, you’ll still find a delicious dish to indulge in. The service is also excellent. You’ll have nothing to complain about when enjoying your babymoon. The water club is also near some attractions you can tour to keep you fully entertained.
4. Charleston, South Carolina
If you are looking forward to dining at world’s-class restaurants, great shopping and soaking up in a historic destination during your babymoon, Charleston, South Carolina is the place to be. The weather is cool, commuting isn’t a problem and generally, it’s a beautiful place to be.
The historic charm of Charleston can be experienced from food, transport to accommodation. This is one destination where you’ll still find historic hotels with 1920s elegance. In fact, if you prefer to simply relax during your babymoon, the spacious hotel rooms, incredible views and great service are enough to help you achieve your babymoon desires. With fantastic amenities for different types of travellers, your stay here will be joyous regardless of how moody your pregnancy may be making you be.
5. Venice, Italy
Travel to Venice, Italy and take that well-deserved break before your little one arrives. Venice is one of the most beautiful and romantic cities in the world. Its charm and spectacular views are mesmerizing; enough to make you feel special for being pregnant and qualifying to go on a babymoon!
Take a gondola ride and feed your eyes with breathtaking views of this beautiful city. The gondolier songs will create lifelong memories. Venice is also rich in culture and history. So, if you or your significant other wants to indulge in history, Venice should top the list of your babymoon destinations. Here, you’ll get to see historical buildings dating back to the 13th century. A visit to any of their churches or museums will enable you to indulge in Venice culture and history.
6. A cruise in the Mediterranean
A sure way to visit various iconic cities and magical destinations in Europe is to take a cruise trip. One impressive thing about a cruise trip is the surety of entertainment in the cruise ship throughout the trip and at the same time, plenty of time to relax and unwind. Meaning, you’ll not experience any dull moment and your comfort won’t be compromised at any given time. This is something an expectant mom would never say no to.
However, if you want to go on a cruise during your babymoon, ensure you travel early. Most cruise lines have restrictions for expectant mothers, particularly during the last month. But even without restrictions, it isn’t safe to go on a cruise in the last weeks of your pregnancy.
7. Stone harbour, New Jersey
Stone harbour is a great destination for beach lovers and nature enthusiasts. The area is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the east and Intracoastal Waterway to the west. If you want to engage in low impact activities only, you can explore the marshes and basins along the shoreline. You can also walk through the bird sanctuary and wrap it up with a prenatal massage for total relaxation.
This is also a great destination for shopaholics. If you love shopping, plan your babymoon in Stone Harbor and buy all those baby stuff you’ve been yearning for. The place being home to over 150 boutiques, you’ll surely get that one special item you’ve been looking for since you confirmed you are expecting a baby.
Enjoy your babymoon
Going for a babymoon isn’t just trendy but essential. Every experienced mother will tell you how important it is to get a powerful rest before the baby comes. So, as you enjoy your pregnancy journey, make sure you plan your babymoon. With any of the above vacation destinations, you are guaranteed to enjoy your babymoon to the fullest.
But, however fun you find your destination to be, ensure you allow plenty of downtimes. The mom-to-be needs lots of rest between the excursions for the sake of her and the unborn baby(s). As long as you don’t go overboard, you can enjoy your babymoon, engage in pregnancy safe adventures and go back home well-rested, happier and re-energized.