Most couples go on their honeymoon for a week or two, or if they’re really lucky, maybe three weeks at most. Imagine taking an entire year off to travel around the world, together. It’s a mega-moon! Below are three couples that actually did it.
I first heard of this concept from a German couple we met during our thresher shark dive in Malapascua, in the Philippines. After getting married, newlyweds Sandra and Chris left their home in Germany and began a backpacking adventure around the world together. Amazing experience!
Most people are surprised to learn that it really doesn’t have to cost a lot to travel, especially in southeast Asia. The big savings comes from lodging – they were spending less than $15/night when we met them in Malapascua, in the Philippines. Consider how much you pay in rent – and imagine how far that money would go towards travel.
I’ll be writing more about around-the-world trips and travel budgeting in upcoming posts, but in the meantime, here’s two couples that are writing about their experiences during their around-the-world honeymoon trips: