Honeymoon destinations royal couples have patronized over the years

Honeymoon destinations royal couples have patronized over the years

No one knows where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will spend their honeymoon, but these royal honeymoon destinations may give us a clue.

As the date for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal nuptials draws near, there are speculations about where they will spend their honeymoon together. All sources agree that it has to be somewhere private and away from the prying eyes of the public, with places ranging from the Caribbean Islands to the Seychelles to Namibia being touted as the getaway location for the royal couple.

Here are some of the places royals have honeymooned at across the years.


1. King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

King George courted Queen Elizabeth, but she rejected him twice before finally accepting his hand in marriage. They had their honeymoon in Surrey at a manor house called Polesden Lacey, spending two weeks together there.




2. Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth II

Prince Philip met the future Queen of England at a wedding, but it would be over a decade before they finally had one of their own. They honeymooned at Birkhill Lodge in Balmoral Estate.



3. Prince Rainier III of Monaco and Grace Kelly

The American actress Grace Kelly retired from acting to wed her royal beau, Prince Rainier III of Monaco. They honeymooned for seven weeks on his yacht in the Mediterranean, and ended up in Mallorca at the Hotel Formentor.



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