Your honeymoon is supposed to be a holiday of a lifetime so there are many things to consider when choosing and organising your dream trip.
Advice on how romantic it will be, how to avoid confrontation with your other half and, for the modern newly-weds what will stand out on social media, could all help to make the journey extra special.
Lonely Planet has now released a new step-by-step guide for happy couples on how to plan their first trip of married life, with answers to all of these crucial questions.
he team has shared their favourite romantic road trips around the world and the top five Instagram-worthy honeymoon locations, as well as tips for mastering 'the art of compromise' and how to organise the big trip in advance.
Read on to find out more about how to plan the perfect honeymoon..
Top five Instagram-worthy honeymoons
The guide suggests Japan's world-famous cherry blossoms, the landscapes of the Hakone mountains and the temples of Kyoto make it the most spell-binding location to capture and share on Instagram.
They said: 'You’ll find endless photo opportunities in the incredible beauty of the Japanese countryside.
'Stop to smell the shocking blooms during the Sakura and compose perfect images among Kyoto’s manicured gardens and bamboo forests.'