Honeymoons in St Lucia

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St Lucia Overview

Choosing a honeymoon destination to suit you both as a couple can sometimes be tricky, but St. Lucia with it's laid back style to relax and unwind and it's choice of pursuits if you're feeling energetic are bound to suit both of you. Why not stay at one of the hotel resorts or hire a private villa and enjoy the best of what St. Lucia has to offer.

If you're looking for a honeymoon location that offers plenty of opportunities to relax and unwind then St. Lucia is the perfect location. With travel from South Africa relatively easy, a honeymoon in St. Lucia will be an unforgettable experience. If you love to dive, you'll find some of the best underwater diving sites in the Caribbean and many of the hotels offer diving and snorkelling equipment. Or perhaps you'd rather take it easy on a chartered yacht with a leisurely cruise in the crystal clear blue waters. Visit the capital city of Castries in the north of the island and marvel at some of the creole inspired architecture that still remains from the years when the French occupied the island. Watch the sun go down on the beach and dance the night away until the early hours.

Key Facts for St Lucia

Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar & US Dollar

Capital: Castries

Language: English

Flight time: 12 hours from Johannesburg

When to Honeymoon in St Lucia

When to go:
– The dry season is December to May and the wet season from June to November but with temperatures all year round ranging between 21°C and 32°C it's pretty pleasant all the time.

Flight information:

– Multiple carriers operate between Johannesburg and Hewanorra Airport on St. Lucia with on average two stops. Emirates and British Airways fly via Heathrow and Gatwick airports into St. Lucia with a duration of around 30 hours depending on transfer times.

Currency:

– Eastern Caribbean Dollar

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Getting Married in St Lucia

If you're looking for a destination to get married that is awash with stunning beaches, spectacular scenery and its fair share of history and culture, then why not consider St. Lucia. Forests dominate the mountains and the smell of jasmine and orchids fills the air. It's not difficult to see why weddings abroad in St. Lucia are so popular and whether you fancy getting married in a church or a botanical garden; anything is possible in St. Lucia. With plenty of stunning national parks, botanical gardens, hotel resorts and gorgeous beaches, there are a multitude of locations where you could host your reception once you have exchanged your vows and your special day will be truly unforgettable.

Marriage Requirements

St Lucia

It's easy to get married on St. Lucia and a local solicitor on the island can make the application for you, direct to the Attorney General or Notary. The cost of a Special Licence, if you're getting married in under 7 days is EC$540 which is reduced to EC$ 335 if you can plan your wedding 7 days or more after your arrival. Other costs are a registration fee of EC$100 and a Licence fee of EC$8. You will need a valid passport and full birth certificate. For more information visit http://www.islandbrides.com/destination/St+Lucia/requirements/26/