Planning a microwedding or elopement amidst these unusual times? You deserve to celebrate with your significant other and plan something special to commemorate this milestone! While vacations and traveling may not be an option for many right at this moment, there are so many ways to make this time special while still staying safe! Here is a list of ideas on how to plan the perfect honeymoon staycation.
Book a Local Bed & Breakfast
A bed and breakfast provides a small intimate getaway for you and your significant other without the worries of traveling a far distance. Columbia and Charleston have so many beautiful, historical homes to make for the perfect getaway right in your own city! Here are a few noteworthy options below.
Create an At-Home Wine Tasting
While fun winery tours may not be operating right now, you can bring the winery into your home with virtual wine tastings! Either order a wine tasting kit (such as https://www.voluptuarywine.com/voluptuary-wine-cellar/5-wine-virtual-tasting) or take a virtual winery tour. Wineries such as Chandon, Bouchaine, and many more are offering packages that ship the wine you would taste while on site shipped to your home and offer a virtual Zoom experience to learn all about the wines you are tasting. Create a fun cheese board to go with for a beautiful and romantic night!
Plan a fun themed night for you and your spouse to bring a new cuisine into your household! Global Grub offers unique kits that allow you to learn and make dishes such as sushi and tamales. This option is great for adventurous couples who love to experience and try new cuisines! Cooking together is a great way for you and your spouse to spend time together in the comfort of your own home, while still getting to experience the culture of great travel destinations!
Take a Romantic Camping Trip
This idea is for couples who love the outdoors! South Carolina offers many beautiful camping spots and gorgeous hiking trails. Set up a tent or rent a lodge and bring some string lights and cozy chairs to create the perfect romantic getaway! This is the perfect way to still feel like you are getting your honeymoon vacation without the worries of traveling. Here are some great sites near Columbia and Charleston!