Life today is not just about making memories, but capturing them as well. If your big day is just around the corner, and you want to capture your best memories yet with your significant other, a pre-wedding photo shoot is a good option.

Life today is not just about making memories, but capturing them as well. If your big day is just around the corner, and you want to capture your best memories yet with your significant other, a pre-wedding photoshoot is a good option. These shoots have become extremely popular since the turn of the decade, with couples even opting to travel to exotic destinations to capture the perfect shot. Amid picturesque mountains, and scenic lakes, as well as against the backdrop of rich heritage monuments, and world-famous landmarks, pre-wedding photoshoots in such destinations are among the most sought after. If you too are looking for the perfect destination, here are our top picks of countries for a pre-wedding photoshoot. 

Antalya, Turkey 

A true paradise on Earth, and a surreal blend of beaches, forests, and authentic Turkish architecture, Antalya in Turkey has some of the most breathtaking backgrounds for your photoshoot. The region offers something for everyone, from food and nightlife to a 2000-year-old history, and relaxing beaches.  

Budapest, Hungary 

Budapest, which is known as the ‘Paris of the East’ has some of the most gorgeous settings for you to make memories and capture them at the same time. The European city is known for its flamboyant architecture, unrivaled nightlife, healing thermal waters, and has plenty of spots where you and your partner can take the perfect shot.  

Tihany Village, Hungary 

Tihany is a tiny village located Hungary with a rich historical background is known for its picturesque views and wine! The stunning Tihany Abbey which is the home to the Benedictine monastery is a piece of art. The natural scenery and breath-taking view over the lake from the two extinct volcanoes make Tihany one of the most beautiful places to visit in Hungary and a new and rare addition to the pre-wedding destination you should consider.  

Barcelona, Spain 

Barcelona is easily one of the most romantic Mediterranean cities. Known for its wines, and rich culture, the city is a lover’s dream background. Get lost with your partner (and photographer) in the rich architecture of La Sagrada Familia, or at the Font Magica. The Parc Guell is also known as one of the most romantic places in Barcelona and is a good setting for your photographs.  

Cleveland, Ohio, USA 

Cleveland, known for its lush gardens, and breathtaking nature trails, is one of the best settings we can think of if you and your partner love the outdoors. The Cleveland Metropark and the Rocky River Reservation have some of the lushest greenery, you can ask for, and is perfect for day shots.   

Lake Como, Italy 

Surrounded by the mighty Alps, Lake Como is one of the most breathtaking places in Italy for a pre-wedding photoshoot. Lake Como is all about serenity. Couples have the option of renting a boat or basking in the beautiful blooms surrounding the lake.  

Milan, Italy 

The fashion capital of the world is also one of the most romantic cities in the world. The city is home to incredible architecture, historic sights, and majestic art. Sforza Castle, for example, is one of the most gorgeous locations in Milan, where you and your partner can pretend to travel back in time, and pretend to be royalty, while capturing some fun shots, and memories for a lifetime.  

Malta 

Island getaways are some of the most romantic ever, and offer picturesque locations, clear blue waters, and so much more, for the perfect pictures. Malta, in particular, is home to blue lagoons, 16th-century cathedrals, and surreal beaches. With so much to offer, this is one of the best destinations in the world, for a pre-wedding photoshoot.