10 of the World’s Best Wedding Destinations
You’ve decided that you want to get married abroad, but with so many options where do you begin? Destination weddings offer a chance for the bride and groom’s families and guests to spend more than just the usual wedding time together. If you have to travel it’s only natural you should extend your break into a holiday.
Looking for ideas? Check out these 10 destinations that are some of the best in the world!
Rich in cultural and religious traditions, Thailand remains as one of the most popular wedding destinations in the world. It’s a country that has something for everyone, from golden beaches and blue seas to cultural centers and adventure.
Sun, sea and surfing – some of the images this country conjures up. But you can also add to that weddings, because thanks to amazing wedding venues and resorts Hawaii is also one of the perfect places to get married. Check out the lively Oahu island, romantic Maui, lush Kauai and of course the main island of Hawaii.
Want a wedding away from the hustle and bustle of daily life? Then New Zealand is perfect for your destination wedding. It’s a country that has it all – golden beaches, wildlife and rugged landscape – the perfect venue for any type of couple can be found in New Zealand!
The Emerald Isle is one of the most romantic places in the world to get married, from the rolling hills and quaint villages to old historic venues. The warm welcome also adds to the experience as the local people embrace you to their hearts. Get married in a traditional church or a historic house and you'll have a day you will never forget
One of the Caribbean’s jewels, Puerto Rico has everything that the other islands have to offer... but although you are abroad you will be on US soil. This destination offers a blend of both traditional beach relaxation and cultural, historic sights. Just beware of hurricane season that lasts from June through November.
As a popular vacation destination, Mexico is relatively easy to get to from most countries. So with ease of travel, tropical beaches and beautiful venues, Mexico is the perfect wedding destination! With 37 World Heritage Sites, 3,000 years of history, over 40,000 archaeological sites and even food that has UNESCO heritage status – Mexico has so much to offer to couples who are planning a wedding.
One of 2014’s most popular wedding destinations, there are tons of tour operators and hotels that offer weddings in Sri Lanka. While most couples get married by the sea, the hills and mountains also offer plenty of venue options. As well as the amazing scenery, the food is a treat for the senses! What more could you want?
Despite a few troubled years, Greece has retained the beauty that makes it one of the most sought after wedding destinations in the world. Beautiful beaches and breathtaking architecture make this European jewel an ideal location for a destination wedding.
Popular as a honeymoon destination, Mauritius is perfect for a dream wedding! White sand beaches, tropical scenery and good weather – it has everything you need for your wedding. There is also amazing culture, fun nightlife as well as dining and shopping – perfect for your guests who will make your destination wedding a holiday.
Friendliness, breathtaking scenery and five star resorts – Jamaica is another Caribbean island that’s as popular as ever with engaged couples. Amazing resorts surrounded by lush, rolling greens and gorgeous ocean views make the perfect backdrop for a bride and groom.