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Destination Wedding

How to Hire a Planner, Not a "Planner"

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 04.01.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

With the wedding market being super saturated, sometimes it is difficult to tell the good vendors from the not so good ones. Take your time and follow these tips to make sure that you hire the best Planner for your needs.

Reasons a Destination Wedding Locale Might Be Surprisingly Horrible For Your Guests

Tracie Domino | Posted 04.11.2015 | Weddings
Tracie Domino

Once you determine the type of atmosphere and climate you prefer, there are certain guest considerations we recommend you keep in mind so they will be thrilled to join you for your big day - and will not be complaining behind your back.

13 Dreamy Destination Weddings We'd Travel To In An Instant

The Knot | Posted 12.14.2014 | Weddings
The Knot

By Simone Hill for These creative ideas -- and the pros behind them -- used local culture and scenery in amazing ways that take destinati...

Activities to Bring Your Destination Wedding Guests Together

Amy Hubbard | Posted 09.08.2014 | Weddings
Amy Hubbard

To help make the most of your wedding weekend, here are some of our favorite ideas and activities to bring your wedding guests together and kick start the celebration.

Couple's 'Chill' Wedding Included 250 Penguins

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

Wedding dress? Check. Rings? Check. 250 Penguins? Check. Wait...what? Yes, you read that right. While braving 32-degree temperatures and r...

Now THIS Is Where Everyone Should Get Married

Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings

The Plaza in June is chopped liver compared to this couple's incredible Zimbabwean wedding, complete with giraffes, elephants and epic beauty only nat...

Why You Should Be Wary Of Choosing A Friend To Officiate Your Wedding

Sandy Malone | Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Just remember that while you are celebrating a marriage, there should be a certain solemnity to the occasion as well. Save the goofing for the reception... it makes for better memories that way.

The Importance of Being Nice to Your Wedding Planner and Vendors

Sandy Malone | Posted 11.26.2013 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

I'm not saying you have to kiss my butt to get good wedding-planning services (planning your wedding is my job), but I'm saying that if you told me you didn't need a hairdresser each of the six times I gave you the option during the planning process, you oughta be very, very sweet when you get to the island and suddenly change your mind.

WATCH: Beautiful Lesbian Wedding Becomes The Face Of International Marketing Campaign

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.17.2013 | Gay Voices

A lesbian couple from Louisiana who got married at a resort in Bora Bora last month are now the faces of a stunningly beautiful marketing campaign for...

5 Myths About Trash the Dress Photos: Part II

Chelsea Bond | Posted 10.15.2013 | Weddings
Chelsea Bond

You might just be surprised exactly how good you truly do look underwater. Some of the most romantic images are captured when you aren't trying to look good

5 Myths About Trash the Dress Photos: Part 1

Chelsea Bond | Posted 10.01.2013 | Weddings
Chelsea Bond

More and more brides are opting to take an additional plunge into the unknown after the big day. Trash the dress or "surf the dress" photos are increasingly in demand as a way to keep the celebration going well beyond your wedding day.

Destination I Dos (and Don'ts)

JoAnn Gregoli | Posted 08.27.2013 | Weddings
JoAnn Gregoli

Weddings are averaging $26,900 and in the New York City market, they are more than double that amount; it is no wonder that destinations are back and stronger than ever.

If You Think a Bridesmaid Is Going to Cause Drama, Dump the Bridesmaid

Sandy Malone | Posted 08.14.2013 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

I just heard a horrible story from a girlfriend of mine who is getting married in five weeks. Her sister-in-law (not her future SIL, her brother's wi...

Three Ways Brides and Grooms Blow Their Budgets

Sandy Malone | Posted 08.06.2013 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

If you are over budget, which category do you fall into?

Destination Weddings: When to Splurge and When to Save

Destination Weddings & Honeymoons | Posted 07.07.2013 | Weddings
Destination Weddings & Honeymoons

Here is a groom's take on the things that matter most ... and the things that don't.

Katherine Bindley

Couple Has 22 Weddings In 13 Countries | Katherine Bindley | Posted 08.14.2012 | Weddings

For the most part, couples go into wedding planning hoping their first wedding will be their one and only. Lisa Gant and Alex Pelling, a couple from Y...

PHOTOS: The Best Place To Get Married In Puerto Rico

Lanee Lee | Posted 10.09.2012 | Weddings
Lanee Lee

Since it was our last day in Puerto Rico and my gal pal Scarlett's birthday, we decided to splurge and go out in island style at The Gallery Inn. Funds were almost nil from a week's worth of adventures, but in this case, we were singing "Que Sera, Sera" as it was time to celebrate.

16 Must-See Beach Wedding Hairstyles

BRIDES | Posted 11.30.2012 | Weddings

By Gray MacDonald, Brides Planning a beach wedding? You'll need a hairstyle that can withstand a day in the sun, not to mention that sweet, salty a...

8 Steps To A Fabulous Destination Wedding

Danielle Elder | Posted 08.04.2012 | Weddings
Danielle Elder

Remember when you are planning a destination wedding there may be a challenge or two, but if you keep your guests in mind while you plan, your wedding will be the one you and they dreamed of!

Notes From A Scottish-Lebanese Wedding

Lauren Marks | Posted 01.16.2012 | Weddings
Lauren Marks

"I guess it doesn't count as a destination wedding, if you are going home," though I had another concern too. "The ticket," I murmured: "might be too expensive."

Strapped: How the Bridal Beast Is Bankrupting the Lowly Wedding Guest

Sarah Elizabeth Richards | Posted 12.10.2011 | Weddings
Sarah Elizabeth Richards

For just one holy union, it's not uncommon to be invited to several engagement parties, showers or teas (where you have to bring gifts and are often expected to chip in for expenses). As the cost and scale of weddings continue to escalate, it's not just the bride and groom or their parents who are feeling pinched.

The Magic of the Destination Wedding

David Wygant | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Wygant

If you're thinking about getting married, or you want to renew your vows, then check out Turks & Caicos. It's a beautiful place to be.

Top Destination Wedding Locations (VOTE!)

Huffington Post | Morgan Korn | Posted 09.27.2011 | World

Many couples are eschewing traditional wedding venues and instead choosing to exchange vows in unique and tropical destinations. Here is the HuffPost'...

Weddings A In Plane? Join The Mile-High Wedding Club

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON - A BRITISH budget airline wants to organise weddings in the sky, aiming to be the first carrier to let couples tie the knot at cruising altitu...