A new day, a new millennial wedding trend. With travel tourism on the rise, many couples are opting for a new type of honeymoon - actually, not a honeymoon at all, but a "mini-moon."

According to a survey done by The Knot, roughly 82% of newlyweds take a mini-moon after their wedding. A typical mini-moon consists of a two- to five-day romantic getaway that’s within proximity to a couple’s home or wedding venue. This varies from a traditional version of a honeymoon which had previously been up to a month-long vacation in one spot - usually tropical or traveling around Europe.

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Couples say they're opting for this because it gives them the freedom and flexibility to save money for future trips throughout the year. Some say that a quick trip inspires them to plan more of these smaller vacations so they can enjoy the one-on-one time together more often, rather than one big chunk of time.

For some people, a mini-moon simply makes sense from a job perspective. Instead of front-loading an entire trip and wiping out all your vacation days - this allows people the freedom to take those longer weekends and holiday trips as "mini-moons" too.