(Closed) Help Please! We have no idea what to do for our honeymoon!

posted 6 years ago in Honeymoons
Post # 3
4464 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Where are you from?  That would help determine how long a train would take, or if it would even be an option.

Post # 5
9139 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 2013 - St. Augustine Beach, FL

Philadelphia, Washington, DC, and New York City are easily accessible by train and all have tons of activities as well as history.  My personal choice would be DC especially since March is traditionally cherry blossom season.

Post # 7
393 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

There are trains from Florida to Savannah, GA. Super historical, gorgeous, with B&Bs!

Post # 8
4193 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: July 2012 - Baltimore Museum of Industry

Savannah? Charleston? New Orleans? Williamsburg?

Don’t stress too much about the stupid timelines- March is off season, so you’re still in good shape. 🙂

Post # 9
4464 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Maybe Savannah? Or Charleston?  Looks like the train line goes there from FL (I put in Jacksonville as a test) and 4 hours wouldn’t be too bad on the train. 

@beachbride: NYC or Philly on the train would be brutal, IMO.  Like 18-20 hours.

Post # 11
5957 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: April 2018


It’s a little West of the coast…but EXTREMELY cool!  As far as the train thing goes, I got nuthin…but it’s a freakin cave!

Post # 12
4464 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

@BetterSherm:  Amtrak.  I wasn’t aware of any other trains LoL.  Amtrak is what I take to my parents.

I would personally not book anything on the train longer than 8 hours.  My mom takes my grandma to VA on the train and it’s 8 hours, and she HATES it.  It’s like that episode of SATC…train travel is not super fun and romantic.  I’ve heard horror stories about the one that goes from FL to NY. 

Post # 13
3 posts
  • Wedding: September 2013

@BetterSherm:  Me and my future husband went to a place in Ohio called Hocking Hills.  There are BEAUTIFUL cabins in secluded areas with hottubs on the back deck, fireplaces inside, and amazing caves and historial sites in the area.  The caves and waterfalls are amazing and breath taking.  its inexpensive and you can even pay for a personl chef to come to your cabin and either teach you how to cook while you drink wine, or he can cook a romantic dinner while you spend time with your husband.  AMAZING!!

Post # 14
1021 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Cumberland Island off the coast of Georgia. You you can only get to the island by ferry, which leaves from St. Mary’s, GA (a 20 minute drive from Jacksonville). It’s not at all developed and is packed with history and wildlife, including wild horses that roam the beach. There is one inn on the island, or you can camp out on the beach.




Post # 15
4429 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: April 2014

@BetterSherm:  im also from florida go on a cruise. were going on a 7 day cruise for about 2,800 total all inclusive ; ) its the most bang for your buck.

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