Breakup Moons: Couples Who Put Vacation Before Separation

Before Gwyneth and Chris headed to the Bahamas together post-uncoupling, a slew of soon-to-split celebrity couples got away, too

  • GWYNETH & CHRIS photo | Chris Martin, Gwyneth Paltrow

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Updated: Friday Mar 28, 2014 | 03:05 PM EDT By: Laura Lane

GWYNETH & CHRIS

If Paltrow and soon-to-be ex Martin are the example of what conscious uncoupling looks like, well, it doesn't look so bad. Just one day before the couple of 10 years announced they were separating on March 25, they headed off to the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas to escape the limelight. "I just thought they were on vacation," an observer at the North Eleuthera airport told PEOPLE. "They didn't seem happy or unhappy."