Here is a list of things you might consider when planning a destination wedding:
- Determine your budget and guest list.
- Choose a location and venue.
- Research and book accommodations for you and your guests.
- Research and select local vendors for catering, flowers, photography, music, etc.
- Plan and coordinate transportation for you and your guests.
- Obtain any necessary legal documents and permits.
- Create a wedding website to keep your guests informed and up-to-date.
- Send out “Save the Date” cards or emails.
- Plan and coordinate any pre- or post-wedding events, such as a welcome party or farewell brunch.
- Pack appropriately for the destination and wedding activities.
- Consider hiring a wedding planner or coordinator to help with the details.
- Make sure to factor in extra time for unexpected challenges or issues that may arise.
Remember to keep in mind the unique cultural and logistical considerations of a destination wedding, and don’t be afraid to ask for help or advice from local wedding professionals or other people who have been through the process before.