08/29/2012 11:02 am ET Updated Oct 29, 2012

Affordable Island Honeymoons

Selecting your honeymoon destination from a list of well-known hotspots guarantees you'll have to deal with two things: Bigger crowds and sizable price tags. Why not head to some of our favorite under-the-radar islands, like Dominica, perfect for St. Lucia lovers looking to spend time in the great outdoors, or Hvar, a gorgeous Croatian stand-in for Santorini? Fewer vacationers and more affordable options offer a relaxing couple's retreat that won't blow your wedding budget.

Here, a few of our favorite under-the-radar honeymoon-worthy hideaways. Hipper, less crowded, and more affordable -- what's not to love?

6 Affordable Island Honeymoons