Once the wedding cake has been cut and the confetti has been cleared away, it's time for couples to escape the stress of wedding planning and finally relax on their honeymoon. While 100 percent sustainable travel is a long way off, choosing eco-friendly lodging is a big step in responsible travel.
What better way to spend your well deserved alone time than on your honeymoon walking among zebras in the Serengeti or catching sun rays on a private island? From beaches to safaris to glacier hiking, there are so many great eco-friendly destinations that create peaceful environments to get away from it all. Marriage is the start of a million memories together, so why not make them count from day one?
1. The Brando - Tetiaroa, French Polynesia
Pippa Middleton recently renewed interest over The Brando, an eco-friendly French Polynesian destination. Once owned by the the iconic movie star, Marlon Brando, this property continues to be an escape for anyone from royalty to Barack Obama. The resort is located in Tetiaroa, a private island nestled in the South Pacific Ocean. Just 30 miles away from Tahiti, this Polynesian escape boasts 35 villas amidst white sandy beaches and clear blue ocean waters.