Your South Wales Wedding - May/June 2020 (Issue 73)

WILD AT HEART Fairmont Hotels and Resorts Kenya has launched the most incredible eco-moon experience for newlyweds looking for a getaway that offers the chance to give something back. You can get involved with conservation and sustainable initiatives with an exciting three-stop circuit to explore the best of east Africa. Each retreat has its own charm. Fairmont the Norfolk exudes classic style and is an oasis in the city. Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club, the former home of Hollywood actor William Holden, retains all of its silver-screen allure with pretty cottages and suites. The luxurious tented camp retreat, Fairmont Mara Safari Club, features four-poster beds, en suite facilities and private decks overlooking the hippo-filled Mara River. Fairmont has added special experiences to allow guests to support the environment, local communities and endangered species. Couples can adopt an elephant, eat produce grown on land that was gifted to local women, plant trees and purchase mementos from locals to boost the economy, as well as enjoy luxurious accommodation and incredible safaris. Check out MAGICAL MAURITIUS Maritim Resort & Spa Mauritius is set to relaunch in December 2020 with 60 additional rooms, new restaurants, bars and pools. “This isn’t simply a revamp,” Mark Spivey, director of international sales at Maritim Hotels tells us. “This is a completely new product. Our well-loved five-star resort is having a complete face lift along with new rooms and facilities to ensure we continue to offer a premium experience for our guests.” One of the hotel’s new restaurants has already opened. Anno 1743 is a brasserie-style restaurant tucked inside a national monument, the Ruins of Balaclava. Inside, couples will find the Distillery Bar, which has the largest collection of rum on the island – the perfect place to ease yourselves into married life! Check out TREAT YOURSELF TO THESE TRAVEL PICKS… This versatile vegan backpack is the ideal hand luggage size. Made from recycled plastic bottles, it’s totally eco-friendly. Find it at As much as I like to think I’m a grown up, I still love Barbie pink! This suitcase from caught my eye. Update your flip flop game with these fab options from The Glam Box also includes four Swarovski charms for a little added bling. This incredible beach towel is going to revolutionise your sunbathing! It’s super-lightweight, dries really quickly and the clever engineering allows sand to slip off easily – so you leave the beach at the beach! Get it at 91 HONEYMOON NEWS