Honeymoons in Vancouver

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Vancouver Overview

If you are looking for a honeymoon city destination that has a mixture of modernity and old world charm with plenty of things to see and do, then welcome to Vancouver. The city itself gives of a real cosmopolitan vibe so why not take a bus tour and explore what the city has to offer. Alternatively if you have your sea legs, then you can also explore Vancouver by boat, as it is surrounded by water on 3 sides. Whatever you decide Vancouver makes for a perfect honeymoon destination.

One thing's for sure, if you honeymoon in Vancouver you certainly won't run out of things to see and do here. Voted one of the world's best cities it's not hard to see why. The city itself is a modern vibrant place that sits side by side with its past. Take a trip to historic Gastown where you will see what Vancouver was like back in the day. Walk around quaint cobblestone streets and visit the shops and restaurants surrounding them. Some of which harp back to a bygone age. The Gastown steam clock is also worth a visit. A visit to other districts such as Chinatown and Granville island are also a must. If you really want to see what the city looks like then climb to the top of the so called 'Vancouver lookout' an observation deck that is part of the Harbour Centre Tower. It happens to be the tallest building in the province. If you want to get away from the city a visit to Stanley Park set in over 1000 acres offers great vies of the city and harbour. The Vancouver aquarium which is also situated in Stanley Park is the oldest aquarium in Canada and here you can see the beautiful Beluga Whale amongst others. Finally if you want to see the real thing, then why not take a boat trip out and go Whale watching. On the whole Vancouver has so much to offer and flights from Johannesburg with fly here via 1 stop which means getting here is relatively simple. So what are you waiting for?

Key Facts for Vancouver

Currency: Canadian Dollar

Language: English

Flight time: 20 hours from Johannesburg

When to Honeymoon in Vancouver

When to go:
– The best months to visit are April and May. The climate is milder than the summer months of June -August, but there are far less people about.

Flight information:

– From Johannesburg South Africa Airways fly to Vancouver via 1 scheduled stop.


– Canadian Dollar

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Getting Married in Vancouver

Vancouver is a superb city to enjoy any time of the year and has been voted one of the best places to live in the world. So it probably comes as no surprise that weddings abroad in Vancouver are becoming more and more popular. So what has it got going for it? It offers some great venues for celebrating your big day, whether that be a luxury waterfront hotel, a fabulous country club or if you really want to make a statement, then you can hire a 110 ft luxury yacht and say your vows whilst cruising the harbour. Down town Vancouver is also a great place in which to hold your reception. With a myriad of places you are sure to find your perfect wedding venue in this vibrant city.  

Marriage Requirements


Getting married in Vancouver is a relatively simple process. Licences have to be obtained from the various local marriage licence issuers spread throughout the province. Only 1 person need apply and the documentation needed is a valid Photographic ID such as a driver's licence or passport and proof of age by means of a birth certificate. The licence will cost $100 Canadian Dollars and is valid immediately; however it has to be used before 90 days otherwise it becomes null and void. For further information please visit http://www.vs.gov.bc.ca/marriage/howto.html