OK, the wedding reception was pretty great. Uncle Frank on the dance floor? Hilarious! And after spending months (years!) of planning, you're finally ready to kick back and enjoy a romantic getaway, right? Not just yet. If you want to have a bliss-filled honeymoon, you may still have a little prep work to do. Before you jet set to TahitiÃ¢â‚¬”or wherever you're goingÃ¢â‚¬”keep these nine tips in mind from Women's Health Facebook followers to have the best honeymoon ever!
"Arrange for someone to pick up a few groceries for [you] and put them in the house when [you get] back home. Nothing is worse than coming home after your honeymoon to an empty refrigerator and pantry when you are starving. It's even worse when you return in the middle of the night when everything is closed." Ã¢â‚¬”Terri H.
"Pack insect repellant! Not all exotic destinations sell it." Ã¢â‚¬”Molly P.
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"Keep a [fully] stocked first aid kit on hand! I fell in Smoky Mountain National Park while hiking to a waterfall. When I limped back to the car, we had an almost empty first aid kit in the trunk. Neither of us thought to check it before we left!" Ã¢â‚¬”Elaine S.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Always bring a sweater!" Ã¢â‚¬”Jordan O.
"Pack half your clothes in his suitcase! The airline lost my luggage in Istanbul!" Ã¢â‚¬”Tracy S.
"Tell EVERYONE it's your honeymoon! Free stuff galore! And just like your wedding, it will fly by so make the most of it." Ã¢â‚¬”Jemma M.
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"Include a recovery day at the end of the trip if it's an adventurous honeymoonÃ¢â‚¬”we needed it!" Ã¢â‚¬”A.J.
"Wear sunscreen; seek shade." Ã¢â‚¬”Car I.
"If your friends warn you not to drink the waterÃ¢â‚¬”listen to them." Ã¢â‚¬”Amy S.
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