Top 5 Destination Wedding Spots
The largest island in the Cook Islands Rarotonga's sparking white shores are surrounded by bright orange coral reef and bright blue waters Rarotonga is the ultimate tropical backdrop for a wedding and the smiling, relaxed locals will complete the experience.
When to Wed; April, May, September and October, during these months is the best chance to have both sunshine and warm weather throughout your stay. December through April is rainy season, as well as cyclone season, so you might want to avoid these!
Best Venue; Rumours Luxury Villas & Spa nestled on the beachfront of Muri Beach, which has spectacular sunrises, rising moon over the water, and the afterglow of spectacular sunsets and plenty of smaller islands nearby for privacy.
Best Local Company to use for your big day; If you get one of Rumours Wedding packages the friendly local staff will take care of everything for you, all you'll have to do is relax and enjoy your special day.
With an abundance of white sand beaches, lush rain-forests, and warm weather year round Australia makes the perfect setting for a Wedding.
When to Wed; September - April with the hottest months being January and February.
New Zealand presents a mix of landscapes and cultures, its uncrowded, green, peaceful and accepting, what better place to declare your love. In New Zealand you can visit the mountains and the beach in the same day which makes the ultimate honeymoon trip and there are hundreds of beautiful wedding venues and vineyards scattered throughout the country.
When to Wed; November - March is the most popular, with the warmest months being December, January and February.
Best Venue; We love Sudburys which is located on the Kapiti Coast an hour's drive from the capital city Wellington.
Best Local Company to use for your big day; Enchanté Wedding Planners.
Made up of over 7000 islands the Caribbean is not short on location choices, some of the most popular wedding spots being Saint Lucia, Aruba, The Bahamas and Antigua.
When to Wed; May to November, the island's off-season, rates are cheapest at this time, although there is a slight threat of hurricanes its rare. You'll encounter less rain between December and April, but rates are expensive and crowds are abundant.
Best Venue; Jumby Bay, Antigua; This 300-acre private island retreat, located two miles off the coast of Antigua, has long captivated guests with the highest levels of service, privacy, exclusivity, and natural island beauty. Jumby Bay exudes culture and sophistication amid relaxed luxury, as well as distinctly personal service and unparalleled security.
Best Local Company to use for your big day; The Jumby Bay “inclusive” experience beckons with the inviting atmosphere of a private club, making every guest feel like a private resident of the island. Destination Weddings at Jumby Bay offer an open slate for any true destination wedding visionary. After all, it’s your own space to create.
The third largest state of the US in land area, California has it all; vineyards, deserts, beaches, mountains, big cities, rustic ranches and the Mediterranean climate.
When to Wed; May to October is the best time for beach weather.
Best Venue; Ole Hanson Beach Club, San Clemente - a quaint Southern California beach-side community located midway between Los Angeles and San Diego. San Clemente is known for its ocean, hill, and mountain views, along with a pleasant climate and Spanish Colonial style architecture.
Best Local Company to use for your big day; We love Bliss Productions, event planning and wedding design, also located in San Clemente.