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Real Wedding: Allie & Jef Get Married in Huatulco, Mexico Jan 20, 2013

Allie and Jef were married on January 20th 2014 at the Dreams Resort & Spa in Huatulco, Mexico. When I first met Allie & Jef; I was pleasantly surprised to meet such a carefree couple. They weren’t very traditional and were excited to plan a fun celebration of their new lives together. Allie & Jef wanted a wedding that would reflect their personalities… which meant a party with great food, great drinks and fun! Planning their wedding day was just …

Creating a Welcome Bag for your Destination Wedding Guests

When planning a destination wedding, it’s important for brides & grooms to keep their guests in mind. Chances are, the guests have travelled thousands of miles to celebrate your special day in that sunny destination, and making guests feel comfortable and at home will make the experience that much more memorable for everyone attending your wedding celebration abroad.  A welcome bag is a fantastic way to greet your guests, let them know how special they are, give them all of …

Things to Consider When Planning a Destination Wedding

Research You must first determine the location of where to host your destination wedding. It is important to do as much research as possible to determine the location that will best suit your overall needs and budget. Enlist the help of a destination wedding planner or travel agent to assist you in this process. Budget This is the most important thing to consider when planning your destination wedding. Depending on the number of guests you are inviting, you must consider …

Why Choose a Destination Wedding?

Right now you may be wondering whether or not a destination wedding is right for you. While a wedding in the Caribbean may be a dream come true for many, you have to ask yourself is it for you. Often, couples choose to have a destination wedding because the location is personally significant. Perhaps the two of you first realized you were in love on vacation in the Caribbean. Perhaps he popped the question during that week-long cruise you two …