Where to Spend a Honeymoon - The Country House - The Mediterranean - Less Expensive
Honeymoons - The Cornish Riviera - Hydros - Matlock, etc.
Yet the novelty of the relation is so deeply interesting, and the nature of their feeling for each other so engrossing, that it is extremely difficult to avoid betraying these sentiments to chance spectators.
For these reasons the ideal place for a honeymoon, at any time of year, is the country house or country cottage lent by a friend or relative. There they can enjoy the solitude a deux that, according to Lamartine, is the only perfect solitude.
But it is not given to everyone to possess good-natured friends who own country houses, or even week-end cottages. Where else, then, can a honeymoon be spent with-ut an inconvenient "degree of publicity ? And where is the sunshine to be found that our insular winters make so precious to us from force of contrast ?