Weddings are the perfect time to have all your family and friends together to celebrate this special moment in your life. With so many options available, how do you know what will work best?
While hosting a local wedding can be convenient and A destination wedding can be a great alternative for couples who want to do something different or are looking for ways to stay within their budget. It is a cost effective way to had value to your wedding without the hefty price tag, plus its a unique holiday experience for all your guests. With multiple resort options in Mexico and the Caribbean, there will sure to be something to suit your needs.
There are many reasons to have a destination wedding, but these are our top 5:
1. Can be less expensive than a local wedding
Despite what people believe, having a destination wedding can be less expensive than a local wedding. When you consider all the expenses from venues, decor and catering, having a destination wedding can provide equal or better value for you and your guests. Plus, some resorts have added perks for wedding groups which means you get more time to enjoy with your friends and family.
2. Reduce the guest list
The average number of guests for local south asian weddings can reach 400-500 guests! If you’re looking to have a smaller guest list, a destination wedding is a great way to streamline those numbers. This means your total guest count could average 100-150 people, automatically giving you an excuse for a more intimate affair to spend quality time with everyone.
3. All your guests are covered
When you have guests travelling from out of town it can be a challenge hosting or coordinating their accommodations, especially if you have half your family flying in from different parts of the world. Having a destination wedding is a great middle ground for everyone to meet. Since may of the resorts are all inclusive, you can rest easy knowing that all your guests are cared for. With food and drinks included and countless on and off resort activities, your guests will be entertained during their entire stay.
4. There are photo opportunities everywhere you look
Since many of the resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean are on the beach, there will be plenty of opportunities to take pictures on and off the resort. Plus it doubles as the perfect backdrop for all your events.
5. Everyone is on holiday together
Opting for a destination wedding means that you’ll get to spend days with your guests, not hours. You’ll be able to spend quality time will your family and friends, sharing all your wedding moments together making it a truly unique experience for everyone.