Destination Wedding Tips & Travel Ideas
Posted on September 11th, 2017 by Administrator

Destination Wedding Tips & Facts

Did you know that approximately 15% of weddings are currently defined as destination weddings? A destination wedding is defined as anything more than 50 miles from the couple’s home. In the past, people expected weddings to take place in a couple’s hometown. Here, we provide some Wedding Tips for your destination wedding!

Nowadays, couples often meet and live in different cities. Sometimes they choose to go to a “destination” such as a white, sandy, and serene beach for their special day. This recent WedInsights fact sheet from Wedding Wire gives a glimpse of industry data surrounding destination weddings. It provides Wedding Tips to help get you thinking about opportunities with destination weddings. Directly from Wedding Wire, the contents include:


  • Is a Destination Wedding Right for You? A fun flow chart that helps couples decide which type of destination wedding will best suit their needs.
  • How to Pick a Location: A step-by-step guide to choosing the perfect wedding locale and venue.
  • Destination Wedding FAQs: The most-asked logistical and etiquette questions, answered!
  • Real Destination Weddings: Get inspired with some truly stunning destination weddings!

Wedding Tips

Planning a destination wedding comes with its own set of challenges (on top of an already complicated process!). That is why it is important for wedding professionals to understand the motivations and needs of a couple planning this type of wedding in order to better serve them.

Additionally, packing for a Destination wedding can be a real challenge! “I Do” Engravables offers unique guest book options which are compact, durable and easy to pack. Follow these wedding tips for your guest book ideas. The 8×8 and 11×14 Signature Mats, and the Guest Book Platters are both small enough for a suitcase and durable enough for airport handling.

Wedding Tips: Guest Book Platter for Destination Wedding

Heart Platter from I Do Engravables