These top 17 – we couldn’t limit ourselves to just 10 – destination photos are sure to vie for the cover of your wedding album…
So, picture yourself with the one you love strolling through your favorite European honeymoon spot, the place where your senses are enlivened by newness and the opportunity for adventure. The beauty surrounding you is so utterly breath-taking that it’s certain to make the cover of your silver plated wedding album.
- Seville, Spain
A lively moment caught on film, this Spanish archway is the perfect place for a bold personality and a long lasting memory. With the heavy architecture contrasting with the bride’s delicately layered dress and the old-fashioned blue tux, this moment is a picture worth mounting on your mantel.
- Rome, Italy
True love is posing in front of the Coliseum and being captivated only by your beau! Let your guests “Oh” and “Ah” at these beautiful moments, while you look on with a cheeky smile knowing that your lover was the only thing catching your eye that day.
- Ravello, Italy
Line up your photos with a bit of help from nature while you stand center frame for the perfect shot – and with this position, you have the chance to show off the true reason you bought that dress!
- Prague, Czech Republic
Let time stand still as the surrounding surreal elements give your wedding photos a gothically enchanting quality.
Look as the wind brings movement to this photo, delicately playing with the ribbon of the bride’s bouquet and surrounds this young couple with a bed of bowing foliage. With a castle in the background and greenery all around, picturing yourself here comes naturally.
- Paris, France
Poised and prim, this location, rich in its history of romance, is timeless and versatile. Whether pretty in pink or clad in jeweled detailing, this well-known monument will serve as the perfect background to any occasion.
- Cinque Terre, Italy
These candy-store colors provide the perfect backdrop to make your pictures pop! Having the bride and groom stand in the forefront of the photo gives them heed over this ebullient, little Italian town.
- Lake Como, Italy
The elaborate detailing of this Italian baluster creates a cultured shot with the persian orange coloring against the stark white of this beauty’s gown. With her train sweeping behind her and his strong positioning, the duo looks like a man-made art piece crafted by a deliberate hand.
- Lake Como, Italy
No props are needed here! This scenery provides the background, the foreground, and everything in between, while somehow managing to flow together seamlessly and without being overwhelming to the eye.
- Italy, Classical Garden
Vittoriale degli Italiani, built in the early 1900’s by beloved Italian poet Gabriele d’Annunzio, is the spot to be for an enchanting experience. Centered right under these eye-catching, formidable sculptures, the couple’s stance is striking in simplicity against the staggering embellishments of this formal garden.
- Chateau d’Esclimont, Paris
The grand 16th century Château d’Esclimont is from the depths of a fairytale. This chateau creates the perfect groundwork upon which you can design the shot to your own likings. Bringing in a few rose red, French style chairs for a pop of color is only one of many ways this 60-acre private parkland could be worked into a mantel piece photograph.
- Barcelona, Spain
This castle is just right for this king and queen for-the-day duo – not too big and not too small. The manicured gardens, the lake and the high castle walls are the perfect backdrop for a couple to create their dream honeymoon. Can you say perfection?
- Bavaria, Germany
Bavaria Neuschwanstein Castle
This is where romance and fantasy meet. If it weren’t for the cows grazing in the middle-ground, we might think this was a Disney Cel Painting for the latest Cinderella movie. Seemingly a dream, but somehow real life.
- Amalfi Coast, Italy
This spot is not for the shy of adventure. Those who venture to the Amalfi Coast are in for breath-taking views, high cliffs, wrapping beaches, and photo ops like this. Dock the dinghy and sweep up your love because this picture is going in the album!
- Budapest, Hungary
Take a stroll around the sweeping views of Budapest and you will find yourself surrounded by pointed beauty. By using the concrete lines of this harsh fencing, the delicate lace sewn onto the bride’s gown and blush pink and satin white flowers garnishing her sweeping locks dazzle.
This photo is for the type-A personality. Every detail has been accounted for, from the trimmed trees to the white roses and fresh ferns scalloping this polished convertible. So much beauty and wonder can surely only be home to the heavens.
Finally, take a note from the Greek culture and wave goodbye to the stress of the perfect pose. Wobble your way down to the white beaches and church steeples where you can relax with your new spouse and be present in their historically vibrant culture.