St. Vincent & the Grenadines
With busy beaches and tourists dominating the landscape of many Caribbean nations, the islands of St. Vincent and the Grenadines remain blissfully free of overcrowding, with a population around 120,000 and less than 160,000 arrivals annually. These “Jewels of the Caribbean” are made up of 32 islands which include some of the most romantic luxury resorts, inns, plantations, small boutique hotels and private island honeymoon spots found anywhere in the world. With so many islands to choose from, St. Vincent and the Grenadines is a perfect romantic getaway for newlyweds seeking some much-needed privacy and seclusion.
St. Vincent, the Grenadines’ main island, is a tropical paradise featuring lush rain-forests, volcanic mountains and the capital city of Kingstown – a place filled with old cobble stoned streets, stone archways, lively locals and bustling shops full of island charm. The island of Bequia is the perfect place for budget honeymooners to escape to their own private paradise. Just lay back on any of the island’s incredible secluded beaches and enjoy what feels like your own natural island palace. With some developed and some secluded islands, the best activities and excursions vary according to each island’s size, landscape and character. Plan some island hopping trips and take in all the adventure and beauty that each one has to offer.