Tips on Planning Caribbean Weddings Jan27

Tips on Planning Caribbean Weddings...

A wedding is a long-awaited event in most peoples’ lives. We all search for that special somebody with whom we want to share our lives. Once you have found your soul mate you would wish to celebrate the union in a memorable and joyful way. When you want to make your wedding vows an unforgettable experience for all, you and your beloved can think of having an exotic locale as the backdrop to your ceremony. Caribbean weddings are both affordable and out of the ordinary. There are so many unique themes to choose from when you plan a ceremony in one of the Caribbean islands – a great place to start your married life. The Caribbean is an ideal destination for a romantic ceremony. As wedding infrastructure is pretty well developed, there’s no need to worry about arrangements. Customized packages can be arranged with your wedding planner. Caribbean weddings can be extended to include a luxury honeymoon on the islands guaranteed to exceed your expectations. The wedding planner will help arrange everything from catering to flowers and accommodation. The islands provide a most enthralling venue to charm your guests. The tropical islands have a host of excellent destinations at which to perform the ceremonies. Beaches make for a casual but dreamy backdrop for your ceremony conducted on the warm sands under canopies of flowers or palm fronds. Surprise your family and friends by arranging a beach ceremony or pronounce your vows in a catamaran. Tropical forests, waterfalls, passenger cruise liners can be the venue for your perfect ceremony. If you prefer a church wedding, your coordinator can plan a more traditional wedding for you too. The Caribbean has a multicultural heritage where the native folks are very welcoming and hospitable. You will instantly fall...

Destination Weddings: Say ‘I Do’ at Your Dream Venue Jan27

Destination Weddings: Say ‘I Do’ at Your Dream Venue...

Are the wedding bells ringing for you? Are you looking for ways to make your day more special? If you want your guests to remember every moment and have the time of your life with your partner, choosing a great venue is actually half the work. One of the top secrets to great weddings are destinations that add to the magic. When you choose a good theme wedding company, discuss with them about destination weddings and get set for a day to remember. Sometimes, a different flavor adds to the fun in any wedding. Such as trips to an exotic location where your guests can have fun and enjoy a perfectly arranged celebration at the same time. Or, celebrations that pack in traveling to make the occasion more special. This is what you get when you choose destination weddings. There are so many destinations that can add their magic to those special moments. From the romance of a tropical sunset, to a sun-kissed Caribbean island that you can use to party at night, to a thrilling wedding under a waterfall, the sky is the limit when you plan destination weddings. Whichever the elements you want in your destination, you simply have to get in touch with a good wedding planning company. They take it forward and help you plan destination weddings that package everything you want, matched to your budget. When you choose destination weddings on islands, Caribbean themes are always great for a touch of adventure. You can choose an island to have a wedding wrapped in exclusivity and privacy with only your near and dear ones around. To add more excitement, you can throw in a few tours to neighboring islands for your guests. There are a variety of packages to choose...

Pointers for Getting Married in Dominica Jan27

Pointers for Getting Married in Dominica...

If you are a nature lover and you are considering a destination wedding, getting married in Dominica is an option that you should consider. This Caribbean island has more than three hundred rivers. Tropical rain forests, mountains, and a volcanic lake are other natural attractions. You can combine you wedding with your honeymoon destination. You only need to be a resident there for three days to be eligible to get married here. The peace of this island is sure to make a lasting impression on you. You can look on the web for wedding consultants who offer packages to get married here. Shortlist a couple of these wedding organizers based on the prices they charge. You can also ask someone you know who has had a destination wedding for a recommendation. Set a budget and try to stay within it. You should look at the different packages available with the consultant to determine which one is most suitable for you. Choose one which includes photographs, local decorations, and tableware for your guests. Other additional items that you can consider include champagne or wine for the toast, high resolution photographs which will be easy to print, and so on. In case you are renewing your vows, take a special package. Plan a tour for your guests so that they can see the sights on the island. You will become closer to your bridesmaid and groomsmen in the process. A select group of family and friends is better than a large gathering of acquaintances. Your wedding ceremony will also stand out from the scores of others your guests will attend during the course of the year. Plan in advance to ensure that everyone is able to get flight tickets easily. You may want to stay at...

Tips for Getting Married in Anguilla Jan27

Tips for Getting Married in Anguilla...

If you would like to celebrate your wedding in a private manner, consider a destination wedding. You can invite your close friends and relatives, and combine a holiday with the wedding ceremony. Anguilla has famous white beaches, which are among the best in the Caribbean. There are many factors that you should remember while planning your wedding ceremony. For instance, your guests will need overnight accommodations. A recent study by The Knot Inc. found that 42% of guests needed overnight accommodations. The survey respondents numbered 19,000 U.S. couples, who married in 2010. Other considerations include legal requirements. Anguilla requires you to stay there for at least three days, to be considered residents. Only then will you be eligible to get married here. Although there are no direct flights from North America to Anguilla, you can take a connecting flight from San Juan or St-Maarten. Hiring a local wedding planner will be beneficial for getting married in Anguilla. They will organize the decorations, flowers, music, champagne, and other details required for the wedding. Confirm whether the planner is a member of industry bodies like the Association for Wedding Professionals International. Research online for planners, and compare their packages. Check whether the packages offered make provision for photographs and a wedding cake. Look at details of previous wedding ceremonies organized by the planner. Photographs on the company website of decorations at weddings organized in the past will give you an idea of the kind of decorations you can expect at your ceremony. Consult the planner to decide on the date of your wedding. You should consider a time when the weather will be favorable; otherwise your plans may be thrown out of gear. January to April is the most popular period to get married in the...

A Guide to Destination Weddings Jan27

A Guide to Destination Weddings...

Destination weddings are gaining in popularity. As an attractive combination of a wedding ceremony, honeymoon, and holiday for guests, it is unbeatable. However, they have their own set of challenges. You need to decide on a guest list which will be shorter than one if you were getting married at home. Your loved ones should be prepared to travel to witness the ceremony. A recent study by The Knot Inc. found that one in four couples considered their wedding to be a destination wedding. 19,000 U.S. couples who had married recently were surveyed in this study. Remember that you will be spending more time with the guests you invite to your destination wedding, so choose the invitees carefully. Ask yourself whether you would like to go on a vacation with them. Arrange for Web cam coverage of the ceremony, so that guests who could not be accommodated do not feel slighted. You should plan a reception when you return to your home, so that guests who could not attend the actual ceremony do not feel offended. Let the guests you are inviting to your destination wedding know that they can bring a companion. They are more likely to attend then, because going for a destination wedding requires a longer time commitment. Set up a website, where you can inform your guests about dates, and share information about travel agents who can help them plan their flight and accommodation details. You should contact older guests by phone. Hiring a local wedding planner will save you time and effort. Look for one which provides packages which suit your budget. Decorations, music, champagne are all covered in one package or the other, so select one which fits your requirements. Make a list of the items you will...

Caribbean Weddings : Fun and Enjoyment Personified Jan27

Caribbean Weddings : Fun and Enjoyment Personified...

Getting married is a very important chapter in one’s life. Sealing a lifelong bond of love and trust with marriage vows can be the best way to express your feelings for each other. However, a wedding also means coordinating a thousand other details such as inviting guests, picking out the venue, choosing the food and beverage, and so on. So why don’t you pass on the planning to professionals? Wedding planners will take care of all the details so you can actually pick out the dress and then relax without having to worry about anything. Basically, they have the expertise to organize affairs in a brisk and efficient way, which you as a layman lack. Have you ever thought about opting for Caribbean weddings? What better place can there be other than the beautiful Caribbean islands to get married in? You certainly don’t have a dearth of choices when it comes to picking out a venue here. Aruba, Antigua, Barbados, Belize – all make the perfect wedding venue. The ambience and pleasant climate of the place is what makes Caribbean weddings so popular. While you are here you can go for snorkeling or scuba diving to check out the beautiful coral gardens underwater and also visit the fabulous tourist spots. So how can a wedding planner help you out? For starters, the entire process of sending invitations will be worked out. Arrangements for room and board for the guests will also be made. The food, beverage, and band will be booked by the planner himself. You can pick out your favorite band and the planner will book it on your behalf based on their availability. The biggest headache is to get a marriage license, but when professionals are handling everything, the process will be...