There are several destination weddings tips to keep in mind. Some of them are listed here, but this list should not be considered all-inclusive. Perhaps one of the most important of the destination weddings tips is that of foreign destinations.
Legal requirements for marriage by non-residents differ from country to country, and in some cases, from location to location within a certain country. For this reason, couples should thoroughly research the requirements for getting married in a country other than their home country.
Destination weddings tips also include travel arrangements and planning for lodging for both the couple and those who will be attending. While they can be fun, most of them will involve quite a bit of traveling and, of course, at least a brief stay at the wedding venue. This can cause additional expense, something which should be considered when planning the wedding.
Marrying at destinations that are not close to either of the couple’s hometown or current location may mean having to decrease both the wedding party and number of attendees. In fact, couples should not be surprised if even some family members are unable to attend due to the location.
So, destination weddings tips should include thinking about how important it is for specific family members or friends to be present. An honest answer should be given to the question: Which is more important, a destination wedding or a certain person being able to attend? Other weddings tips can include booking as far in advance as possible, especially if the destination is a very popular for weddings. They can also include having “back-up” plans, if necessary.