Having your wedding at home is so cookie-cutter, right? If you’re looking for something truly different, or if you and your spouse-to-be have a very special place that means something to you as a couple, you may want to try hosting a destination wedding in that place.
Check out the list below of some of the best overseas destinations where you can host the wedding of your dreams.
Known as one of the most romantic places on the planet, Italy is also one of the most popular spots for a destination wedding. Choose from historic cities or gorgeous beaches, from Rome and Venice, to Sicily, Florence, and more. There really is something for everyone in this unique country, and there are also plenty of large and breathtaking churches to get married in, along with loads of incredible photo opportunities. And, of course, who can forget the delicious food?
Fiji features 332 amazingly pristine islands that you can choose from, so if you are very particular about what you want, you are sure to locate the ideal setting in the South Pacific for your big day. Check out the Mamanuca islands, which are nice and secluded, or you can opt for one of the many incredible island resorts to get a romantic setting and plenty of luxury.
Bermuda is an island paradise located in the Atlantic Ocean. It is easy to get to, and it features plenty of amazing beaches, including pink sand beaches, alongside large cliffs and limestone caves. And cities like St. George’s and Hamilton are also hugely popular for their eateries and shopping so your guests will have plenty of indoor and outdoor activities to enjoy during their stay.
Costa Rica may be a small nation, but it has plenty to offer to any couple and all of their guests. Loaded with natural beauty in a tropical setting, you can explore waterfalls, black sand beaches, volcanoes, and rainforests on the days leading up to, and after, your wedding. One of its coasts is on the Pacific Ocean and the other is on the Caribbean, so you can choose the location that appeals to you most. It really is no surprise that Costa Rica destination weddings are so popular.
If you’re searching for a spot for your wedding on the coast of the Indian Ocean, look no further than Mauritius, which is a great alternative to Maldives. Featuring gorgeous white sand beaches and beautiful blue waters, you can also enjoy other activities like boating and diving, as well as trekking through rainforests on mountains. But the cuisine here is also worth mentioning, as it is a wondrous mix of Creole, French, African, Chinese, and Indian.
With so many amazing places all over the world that you can choose from for your overseas wedding, there is no reason to fear that you will be unable to locate the destination of your dreams. From historic cities in Europe, to tropical island destinations, there is definitely something for everyone.