Where to Honeymoon in February: Our Top 4 Picks

A middle-of-winter wedding can be a fantastic idea. Less competition for venues, greater flexibility with open dates, more vendors available to choose from, and not having to work around everyone’s summer/holiday vacations. All great reasons to get married in February. And when the time comes, honeymooning in February offers a huge selection of great destinations offering an escape from the middle-of-winter blues we often experience in the US. (Add this to the list of reasons to get married in February: something amazing to look forward to!) Here’s our guide to that perfect destination for your February honeymoon.  1. Northern Thailand Read More

The Most Amazing Wedding Theme Ideas Worldwide

Some people know exactly what they want the moment they get engaged. They’ve had their wedding planned out for years; everything from the floral arrangements to the dress style is on a secret Pinterest board before anyone says “yes.” For other people, visualizing what they want isn’t so simple. They get overwhelmed by the ideas and inspiration that’s available with them and struggle with choosing something unique.  If you fall into the latter category, help is on the way. Here are five of the most amazing wedding theme ideas worldwide. Carnival Imagine capturing the joy you once experienced when going Read More

The Best Christmas Markets in Europe

The holidays are coming, this can only mean one thing: European Christmas-market season!  If you want to take a trip over the winter holidays, but you don’t want your family to feel like they are missing out on the holidays, you are not alone. But, we have the perfect answer for your situation, and it doesn’t even lock you into one particular destination.  The European Christmas markets are in virtually every major European city, and a huge selection of smaller cities, as well. They tend to run from mid-November until the beginning of the New Year. Regardless of where you Read More

How to Stay Healthy While Traveling to a Destination Wedding

Destination weddings are fantastic for couples who want to put a charming twist on a traditional ceremony. According to the travel guide company Trip Savvy, 25 percent of married couples tie the knot somewhere that isn’t in their hometown. There are many reasons why destination weddings are appealing: they offer a bonding opportunity for both sides of the family and couples can exchange vows in a picturesque location. However, it can be stressful to manage your health during these trips — especially if you don’t have that much experience traveling. Here are the top 6 tips for staying healthy at Read More

Best Places to Honeymoon in July

Late June and early July are often the perfect time for a wedding. The weather is likely to be sunny and warm regardless of where you choose to have the ceremony or reception. Aside from the nice weather, the kids are out of school and families are more available to travel to your venue. People love, expect, and plan for the much anticipated annual summer wedding season.  A wedding during this time with a honeymoon immediately after means you’re probably aiming for a July honeymoon. Luckily for you, we have some great and creative recommendations to help you find that Read More

September bridal / wedding / honeymoon headlines

WeddingBells.ca suggests the current trends in honeymoon locations as well as specific advice for planning a Destination Wedding and honeymoon safaris in Kenya. BRIDES offers this list of memorable honeymoon dining experiences along with these ways to save money on a honeymoon. Bridal Guide recommends these options for getting married in Vermont plus these tips for planning a Destination Wedding. Bridal Guide spotlights eight luxurious honeymoon locales – plus, these tips for planning honeymoons in Panama. Destination I Do shares wedding planning tips from a lawyer who just got married – plus, this groom’s guide to wedding prep. BRIDES offers Read More

The Best Places to Honeymoon in April

April is a month of transition. While half of the world is diving into the core of spring, the other half is in autumn. This also means the temperatures in most regions are moderate – not wintery cold and not yet summer sweaty. The Goldilocks of months to honeymoon! Aside from two things to look out for (we’ll get to those in a second) April isn’t the peak travel season in many locations which means cheaper prices and a larger selection of booking space. So here we go with our five favorite spots to honeymoon in April. A few events Read More

August bridal / wedding / honeymoon headlines

Travel + Leisure collects tips for planning honeymoons in Greece Destination I Do suggests ideas for honeymoons in Australia Bridal Guide rounds up its picks for must-see destination wedding venues in Mexico and honeymoons on Italy’s Amalfi Coast BRIDES collects recommended destination wedding ceremony locations from noted “celebrity” wedding planners Couples are now planning their weddings before their engagements This article says the cost of a destination wedding depends on these four factors Guests to this bride’s wedding received two pages of instructions for the event (e.g., eat something ahead of time because there won’t be much food at the Read More

The Best Places to Honeymoon in August

August is a hot month. This can leave many beautiful and romantic destinations simply too sweaty to be very romantic anymore. This is exactly when the usually colder northern parts of the planet become the perfect destinations. With a bit of help from our guide, you can choose a location that will not only keep you from sweating out your entire trip, but also avoid the throngs of families on their final hurrah tour before they head back to school for the year. Oslo, Norway When we think of Norway, images of snow and cold instantly come to mind. While Read More

10 Tips for Planning a Destination Wedding in The Bahamas

The Bahamas has always been a destination on the top of everyone’s bucket list. With its tropical climate and sandy beaches, it’s also the perfect place to hold your dream wedding. To help you bring your dream to life, here are some tips for planning your destination wedding in the Bahamas. Pick the perfect island Each island in the Bahamas is famed for its cerulean seas and sandy shores, but there are some  better suited for weddings. Grand Bahama is the most famous, and is home to the eclectic capital of Nassau. This means it has the best selection of Read More