Royal Wedding Forecast

PopEater
Kate Middleton

AP Photo

Did Kate Make A
Mistake Already?

Princess-to-be may have accidentally
revealed tomorrow’s wedding vows

Check Out That Rock!
Kate Hudson engagement ring details

The Attack of Paris
Hilton, BF ambushed near courtroom
Richie Sambora to check into rehab

Photo: Julianne Moore as Sarah Palin

by Yvonne Yorke, Posted Apr 27th 2011 9:49AM

 

royal wedding honeymoon seychelles
Getty Images

Another day, another royal honeymoon destination rumor. In addition to Jordan, Kenya, Mustique, Necker Island and the Scilly Isles, there has also been talk of places as far-flung as Corfu, Croatia, Barbuda, Nepal, and even Tonga. At this rate, you might as well just throw a dart at a world map! A couple of these locations are April Fool’s hoaxes, and I’m sure more than a few are deliberate false leads set up by the William and Catherine to throw off the press.

However, there’s one more destination that might actually have some legs — sea legs that is. There’s a rumor circulating that the royal couple will honeymoon on Desroches or the North Island in the Seychelles, 930 miles off the coast of Africa in the Indian Ocean. Both islands offer secluded, pristine beaches and luxury villas fit for royalty. Desroches Island has an encircling coral reef which would appeal to the scuba diving-and snorkel-loving William.

Mind you, this is not exactly a cost-conscious option, with all the talk of an “austerity” wedding, especially if they book up Desroches’ only luxury resort, or all 11 villas on North Island to ensure complete privacy. However, William has been known for grand romantic gestures. In 2009, he treated Catherine to a lavish ski holiday in Klosters and splurged on a $64,000-a-week (£40,000) chalet with a private cook and butler.

So what makes the Seychelles a not-so-far-fetched contender as the honeymoon destination? First of all, the royal lovebirds have holidayed at Desroches Island before — rejuvenating their romance after a brief split in 2007. It also helps that the island is not that easy to get to, and flight access to Desroches is restricted to a single airstrip — making it easy to monitor who arrives on the island, such as the world’s media.

Secondly, aside from safaris and ski trips, both William and Catherine love tropical beach destinations and have vacationed at warm-weather islands everywhere from Mustique to Ibiza. So the chances that they will choose a sunny honeymoon spot before returning to blustery North Wales, where William is stationed as a RAF search and rescue pilot, is quite high. As an added bonus, it will also be a brilliant public relations move for the future king and queen, who are the future of the British monarchy, to spend part of their honeymoon in a Commonwealth country. Guess what? Seychelles just happens to be part of the Commonwealth.

Many media outlets have asked me what I think will be included in Catherine’s honeymoon trousseau. No matter where they go, I’m willing to bet that it will feature bikinis and beachwear!

To see more posts by Yvonne Yorke, click here.

More Royal Wedding News:

Follow the Royal Wedding Route

Royal Wedding Dress Designer Still a Mystery

Prince William and Kate Pay Emotional Visit to Princess Diana’s Grave

Kate Middleton Shops at Banana Republic Before Wedding


Prince William and Kate Middleton Look a Little Sketchy

Who Was Crowned the Most Beautiful Royal of All Time?

Watch: Prince William’s Royal Wedding Hangover

Women Don’t Envy Kate Middleton

Could Prince William’s Future Daughter Be Queen?

Homeless Girl Gets Royal Wedding Invite from Prince William

Must Watch: Royal Wedding Dance Video

Kate Middleton’s Face Spotted on Jelly Bean

Advertisement

Follow Us

 
 

رد واحد to “Royal Wedding Forecast”

  1. Royal Wedding Watch: Pippa Middleton’s Party Planning Deemed Tacky? | Wedding Planning Guide Says:

    […] Royal Wedding Forecast […]

أضف تعليقاً

إملأ الحقول أدناه بالمعلومات المناسبة أو إضغط على إحدى الأيقونات لتسجيل الدخول:

WordPress.com Logo

أنت تعلق بإستخدام حساب WordPress.com. تسجيل خروج   / تغيير )

صورة تويتر

أنت تعلق بإستخدام حساب Twitter. تسجيل خروج   / تغيير )

Facebook photo

أنت تعلق بإستخدام حساب Facebook. تسجيل خروج   / تغيير )

Google+ photo

أنت تعلق بإستخدام حساب Google+. تسجيل خروج   / تغيير )

Connecting to %s


%d مدونون معجبون بهذه: