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7 Over-the-Top Ways to Get Hitched

When it comes to weddings, some prefer an intimate ceremony, while others follow the bigger the better school of thought. And we’re not just talking about the number of guests and a clever hashtag. Couples are going to extreme lengths to stand out and have a truly unique affair. Hotels around the world are even…

Where Couples Honeymooned in the 1950s Might Surprise You

The word “honeymoon” conjures up images of a romantic getaway a deux, created for lovebirds who have just tied the knot and are ready to enjoy some time one-on-one. But that wasn’t always the case. Though it was first coined back in the 16th century, honeymoon took on (a version of) its current meaning in…

The 11 Best Adults-Only All-Inclusives on the Beach

If an all-you-can-eat, all-you-can-drink beach getaway with your honey sounds like your idea of a vacation, then we’ve got some great resort picks for you. These all-inclusive resorts are not only among the best in the Caribbean and Mexico, they’re also adults-only — so you can enjoy some R&R without getting interrupted by squealing tots.

4 Amazing Honeymoons Under $5,000

Amidst the craziness of wedding planning, it’s easy for couples to go a little overboard on spending, especially when it comes to the honeymoon. On average, Americans are known to shell out almost $30,000 on a traditional wedding — and approximately $4,183 on a honeymoon. To help keep you in check, we’ve compiled four stellar…

How to Plan the Perfect Vacation Proposal in 10 Steps

Planning a proposal can be stressful. Planning a proposal for when you’re on vacation can be down right nerve-racking. With National Proposal Day set to take place on Sunday (coinciding with the first day of Spring!), we decided to take the opportunity to reach out to an expert for his tips on making getting down…

The 6 States Where Everyone Is Having Their Destination Wedding

Photo: Flickr/Ashley Deason If you’re newly engaged, chances are you’ve thought about whisking your family and friends away to an exciting, sunny locale for your wedding. You’re not alone: almost a quarter of weddings in 2015 were destination weddings, according to The Knot’s annual “Real Weddings Study” (scheduled to be released later this month). The…

Australia’s Top Hotel Wedding Destinations

We might not all love the idea of getting married, but most of us love weddings. There’s something romantic and whimsical about a couple publicly declaring their love for one another that could be likened to an aphrodisiac for the un-married. In recent years, the act of getting married has turned into a ful-blown production…

Destination Hen and Stag Do’s; What to Do Before You Say I Do

One last hurrah for the bride and groom can leave friends and family members that choose to attend out of pocket, with extravagant parties costing anywhere from hundreds to thousands of dollars. If your soon to wed couple are looking to go out with a bang it’s likely that they’ll opt for an overseas affair,…

The 7 Most Expensive Honeymoon Destinations in the World

A Bride at Millbrook Cottages Okay, so we put a lot of time, thought, and money into our travel plans. After all, as we infamously say, You can’t return a bad vacation. It’s true! And no time does this ring more true than when your honeymoon is on the line — you really don’t want…

10 Things You Should Never Do at a Destination Wedding

Photo: Wedding Altar on the Beach via Shutterstock This story by Kate Sitarz originally appeared on SmarterTravel. What isn’t a destination wedding these days? Even if you’re traveling just a few hours to a wedding, chances are you won’t want to drive back that same night—especially if the reception includes an open bar. My wedding…