• Kimberly Jacoby

Great Reasons for a Destination Wedding

Destination weddings have become so popular these days. In fact there are more and more brides that are open to the idea of a a tropical locale and actually booking their wedding.

Here are the main reasons for a destination wedding that we found that seem to be the most important to couples everywhere:

1. You'll save you a considerable amount of money. Think about it - if the average cost of a wedding in the USA is over $30,000. Wouldn't it make sense to have a destination wedding, and pay much less overall? Many couples who otherwise could not afford to get married locally are opting for this route. Many resorts will offer a complimentary basic wedding depending on the number of nights you stay or the number of rooms your guests book through a unified source.

2. A Destination Wedding lasts longer than a day! - A local wedding in your own hometown normally lasts just a day. A destination wedding lasts so much longer. After all, you'll be with your closest friends and family anywhere from 3 days and more in a stunning location where everyone will enjoy themselves with an endless array of activities, food, and drinks. What's not to love?

3. Hello Gorgeous Pictures - How many wedding backdrops of barns, vineyards, and sweeping countrysides have you seen lately? Chances are a lot. Be different, and be bold. Many of your destination weddings will feature breathtaking ocean, soaring cliffs, or jungle background, and in some locations, you will even have the opportunity to schedule a photography session at an amazing cenote, to take the famous "trash the dress" pictures.

4. It's so much easier and less stressful - A Destination wedding can definitely be easier not only on the wallet but on you as well. Think less stressful. Many of the wedding packages are pre-set, yet will allow customization and personalization to ensure that your wedding is totally you. There is so much less stress because you won't have to worry about hiring a million vendors or worrying about timing everything right. The resorts will have their own carefully selected ones to ensure your wedding program runs like a fine oiled machine.

5. You get two planners! - Not only will have you the services of their onsite wedding coordinator to answer all of your questions about your wedding, you'll also have the services of a Destination