What is a Destination Wedding and some recommendations for great locations.
Trying to decide where to have your upcoming wedding? Instead of the typical church wedding, think of saying "I Do" on a beautiful beach, on a magnificent mountain, or even on the famous Vegas strip. Destination Weddings are becoming more popular because most importantly, they are less stressful. Most of the details are taken care of through the resort where you choose to stay. It can add an exotic twist to your ceremony.
Remember, it's your wedding, you can choose any destination and it can be anything you want. There is a wedding plan to fit any budget. It can turn into a mini vacation for you and your guests. You will also be able to get affordable lodging for everyone. They are a lot of fun to plan and it is quite relaxing. Make sure you plan with your guests. Start booking early and give your guests plenty of notice. Compare the rates individually and as a group to see which rate is better. Ask a travel agent to help you with the plans. They can make sure nothing is forgotten and you end of with the best rate and no surprise
All inclusive properties or any resort offering wedding ceremonies usually offer their services free or at a minimal charge. Typical inclusions are:
* Wedding officiator
* The spot for the ceremony
* Wedding cake
* Bouquet and boutonniere
* Several photographs
Many resorts in the top honeymoon spots have rented on wedding planners. The packages range from the simplest, to the most elaborate ceremonies. A lot of the major hotel chains such as the Marriott have established set wedding programs.
Cruises are one of the most popular choices for Honeymoons so most major lines feature wedding packages. You can choose from a Caribbean, Alaskan, or a European cruise. Some ships offer wedding chapels and many offer the option to have the ceremony on board while in port or right on the sea. You can also choose a port destination to have your ceremony.
Why not have your wedding in a place where you and your guests would love to visit and place to spend your Honeymoon too? After the ceremony, you can stay in a different resort away from your guests that may be staying and enjoy time to yourself for your Honeymoon.
Some of the most popular locations for Destination Weddings are the Caribbean, Mexico, Hawaii, Jamaica, and Aruba. Weddings in the Caribbean have become so popular that they have formed the Caribbean Wedding Association.
In Aruba the people here welcome those coming here to have their wedding. Aruba is an island in the Caribbean about 15 miles from the coast of Venezuela. The water here is easily drinkable and it is a family friendly location. Most of the hotels are located on the water so they make a great place to have your wedding. The beaches are public so you can have your ceremony wherever you desire.
Mexico has beautiful shorelines, lush palm trees, tropical gardens, and the ancient Aztec Ruins, which makes it a great place for a wedding. Destination Weddings here cater to all types of budgets. You can have a traditional Mexican Fiesta. The most popular spots here are Riviera Maya, Cancun, and Cozumel. You can even choose to get married in authentic Mexican clothing!
Cayman Islands is an ideal spot because it is only a one hour flight from Miami, and there is no waiting period for a marriage license (average waiting period in other areas is 3 days). Sister islands of the Caymans are a short flight and a great place to escape for your private Honeymoon.
Super Clubs Breezes Resorts will create your dream wedding for free. They have wedding planners to help you every step of the way. Anniversaries and vow renewals are free too!
Hawaii has many resorts that offer wedding packages. This island offers so much beauty from the waterfalls, rain forests, tropical flowers, and uncrowded beaches.
Destination Weddings can be anywhere and anything you have ever dreamed of and your family and friends can enjoy that dream with you. Do not just dream it, do it!