Kiran Srinivasan | Aug 25th 2017

A wedding is an extremely important event that brings two people and often two families together. It is not only a day where a couple expresses their love for one another, but also their commitment to being faithful partners during the ups and downs throughout life. Even though months and years of planning goes into it, the big day gets over in a blink. Post Wedding photography helps you to relive those moments and celebrate your future with you partner and soul mate! Here, is a list of such places where you can travel and have the best photographs taken and begin your romantic journey.

Taormina, Sicily

Taormina is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Messina, on the east coast of the island of Sicily, Italy. Taormina has been a tourist destination since the 19th century. It is situated on a hill 206 meters high above sea level, suspended between rocks and the sea, on a terrace of Mount Tauro. It is a setting of natural beauty, unique for the variety and contrasts of the landscape, on the southern slopes of the Peloritani Mountains of the Ionian coast with the volcano Etna in the background.

The Azores

The Azores is archipelago in the middle of the Atlantic with recognition from UNESCO. Last year it was named as the world’s top destination for sustainable tourism by Quality Coast, a European Commission-supported certification program. In fact, it is the only place in the world to receive a Platinum Award, the organization’s highest accolade. It's a hidden paradise. The Azores has a green and wild look it, making us feel ever closer to the nature.

South Africa

The new couple holding hands against a backdrop of red earth and an endless blue sky. A romantic photo shoot overlooking a watering hole, witnessed only by the zebras and giraffes pausing to drink. South Africa is a place of pure magic! This place will change you forever. It‘s exciting and exotic like nowhere else on earth. But from the moment you arrive, you will feel like you’ve come home. Inland safari destination Kruger National Park is populated by big game. The Western Cape offers beaches, lush winelands around Stellenbosch and Paarl, craggy cliffs at the Cape of Good Hope, forest and lagoons along the Garden Route, and the city of Cape Town, beneath flat-topped Table Mountain.

Paris, France's capital is a major European city and a global center for art, fashion, gastronomy and culture.

Hawaii

Hawaii, a U.S. state, is an isolated volcanic archipelago in the Central Pacific. Its islands are renowned for their rugged landscapes of cliffs, waterfalls, tropical foliage and beaches with gold, red, black and even green sands. It is a great place; it has fabulous weather and a natural beauty which will take your breath away. And the light in Hawaii is unlike you would have seen anywhere else. Hawaii, being small islands, means you can see every sunrise and sunset! Hawaii is effortlessly steeped in natural beauty, from its crystal-clear blue ocean waters and fiery lava flows to tall mountain peaks and crashing waterfalls. Oahu, Maui and Kauai are the most preferred places.

Tuscany (Florence), Italy

Tuscany is a region in central Italy. Its capital, Florence, is home to some of the world’s most recognizable Renaissance art and architecture, including Michelangelo’s "David" statue, Botticelli’s works in the Uffizi Gallery and the Duomo basilica. Its diverse natural landscape encompasses the rugged Apennine Mountains, the island of Elba’s beaches on the Tyrrhenian Sea and Chianti’s olive groves and vineyards. The soft light and the history that accompanies the Catalonian castles as you venture towards the Costa Brava in Spain is nothing short of spectacular.

Riviera Maya, Mexico

The Riviera Maya is a stretch of Caribbean coastline on Mexico’s northeastern Yucatán Peninsula. It's known for its numerous all-inclusive resorts, such as those in the town of Playa del Carmen, and its long beaches. To the south, Tulum is home to yoga retreats and the preserved ruins of an ancient Mayan port city, perched on an outcrop above a white-sand beach. The blue & turquoise warm ocean water with a wedding gazebo gives you the romantic setting ever. Jungle and underwater cave locations. Couples have so many options and choices on where to hold their post wedding photography! Riviera Maya has the magic of the ancient Mayan city and its culture.

Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto, once the capital of Japan, is a city on the island of Honshu. It's famous for its numerous classical Buddhist temples, as well as gardens, imperial palaces, Shinto shrines and traditional wooden houses. The rich culture, breathless scenery and the people in Kyoto will make you want to keep going back and explore for more. They have plenty of choices including buildings, river, bamboo trees and each season has a different beauty such as Sakura season, and autumn and winter season. Each will have its own unique inspiration. Who doesn’t what the cherry blossom trees as a background for their photo shoot?

Paris, France

What is better than the city of love and romance? Paris, France's capital is a major European city and a global center for art, fashion, gastronomy and culture. Its 19th-century cityscape is crisscrossed by wide boulevards and the River Seine. Beyond such landmarks as the Eiffel Tower and the 12th-century, Gothic Notre-Dame cathedral, the city is known for its cafe culture and designer boutiques along the Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré. Eiffel tower with the photo taken from the Trocadero; Sacre'-Coeur, either taken from the view point of the church and or taken with the background of Paris during sunset. it is the highest hilltop with fantastic views; Arc de Triomphe taken from the middle of the Champs Elysees as you cross the Street; Ponte-Neuf Paris' oldest bridge.

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik is a city in southern Croatia fronting the Adriatic Sea. With 13 centuries of history, its stone city walls and forts make for a stunning backdrop. Surrounded by the Adriatic Sea, the color palette of the photos is enriched with deep blue and turquoise tones. And just a short boat ride takes you to an untouched natural reserve on the nearby land of Lokrum, with one of the oldest botanical gardens in Europe. Its well-preserved buildings range from baroque St. Blaise Church to Renaissance Sponza Palace and Gothic Rector’s Palace, now a history museum.

Mediterranean Coast

The Mediterranean Sea is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by the Mediterranean Basin and almost completely enclosed by land: on the north by Southern Europe and Anatolia, on the south by North Africa, and on the east by the Levant. Many newlyweds pick the Mediterranean coast for their elopement and their post wedding photography. Located in the Antalya region, Mount Tahtali stands at an impressive height of 2366 metres and can be seen for miles around. The butterfly valley is a beautiful place and received its name because of the large community of butterflies occupying it during season. Possibly the most photographed of Turkey’s natural landmarks, the Blue Lagoon is in the small resort of Olu Deniz. Situated between the resorts of Fethiye and Kas, Saklikent gorge is an 18km long canyon formed when the earth’s base plates moved.

Bali, Indonesia

Bali is an Indonesian island known for its forested volcanic mountains, iconic rice paddies, beaches and coral reefs. The island is home to religious sites such as cliffside Uluwatu Temple. To the south, the beachside city of Kuta has lively bars, while Seminyak, Sanur and Nusa Dua are popular resort towns. There are stunning photo opportunities in and around Bali, that include famous spots such as the iconic sea temple of Tanah Lot and the flowing rice terraces of the island’s mid-west. Most panoramas are also provided by the island’s natural features as is the likes of the Kintamani highlands with its scenic volcano caldera lake and the Campuhan ridge in Ubud. Discover these idyllic backdrops with this compilation of the best picture-postcard spots in Bali and its surrounding areas.

St. Moritz, Switzerland

Growing up, if you watched those Indian movies where the lead actors romance each other in the snowy fields and looking at them if you have ever dreamt of visiting such places with your other half, then St.Mortiz is the best place for you to recreate the iconic Bollywood songs. St. Moritz is a luxury alpine resort town in Switzerland’s Engadin valley. The beautiful alpine scenery with 25 crystal-clear mountain lakes as well as forests and glaciers is the region's greatest attraction. The most prominent peaks are Piz Rosatsch, with its glacier; to its right Piz Surlej and Piz Corvatsch; and in the distance, the beautiful Piz della Margna.

Majorca, Spain

Mallorca (Majorca) is one of Spain's Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean. It's known for beach resorts, sheltered coves, Limestone Mountains and Roman and Moorish remains. Capital Palma has nightlife, the Moorish Almudaina royal palace and 13th-century Santa María Cathedral. Stone-built villages include Pollença, with its art galleries and music festival, and hillside Fornalutx, surrounded by citrus plantations. Bellver Castle is a Gothic style castle on a hill 3 km to the west of the center of Palma on the Island of Majorca, Balearic Islands, and Spain. The Caves of Drach are four great caves that are located in the island of Majorca, Balearic Islands. They are in the municipality of Manacor, near the locality of Porto Cristo. Likewise, there are several such places to make your post wedding photo shoot nothing less than a depiction of a romantic fairytale.