There's your standard romantic getaway, and then there's your honeymoon — the trip where you want every single detail to be exceptionally romantic. Destinations like Paris and Hawaii are lovely and all, but you pretty much know that you'll be getting a slightly fancier version of a standard tourist experience.
Why not make your first proper vacation as a legally wedded couple an exciting opportunity to think outside the box and seek those transformative memories that will bring you two even closer? To inspire you to go all-out on your first married vacay, we've rounded up five far-flung destinations that will make the perfect sendoffs, along with the best hotels to stay in. Click through to discover the adventures that will create intimate memories — and in some cases, epiphanies — to last a lifetime.