Jump to content


Another Newbie here:)

  • Please log in to reply
16 replies to this topic

#1 Zephyr

  • Newbie
  • 1 posts

    Posted 14 March 2007 - 09:11 AM

    Hi everyone, I have just got engaged, and was excited to find this board! My fiance and I have decided on doing a destination wedding, and we just have to work out the logistics. We haven't chosen a destination yet, but are thinking of either Costa Rica, Hawaii or maybe even Europe. If anyone has any advice to share, I would really appreciate it!

    #2 TammyB

    • Sr. Member
    • 10,630 posts

      Posted 14 March 2007 - 09:18 AM

      Hi and welcome. My suggestion, email Tammy (host via PM) she is a TA that specializes in Destination weddings and is the one who set this site up. A few things to think about..

      What is you budget
      How many people are you expecting
      Where are your guesting traveling from
      Do you want a resort that is AI
      How do you invision your wedding, IE on the beach, church etc..

      We have brides all over the place and if you can help us with these questions we can try to assist you..

      Congrats on your engagement, have you set a date yet?

      #3 *JillD*

      • Sr. Member
      • 5,112 posts

        Posted 14 March 2007 - 09:24 AM

        Congrats & Welcome to the forum! I think Tammy gave you a great list to get you started, let us know how we can help you!

        #4 TATrisha


          VIP Member

        • VIP Member
        • 12,381 posts
        • Wedding Date:April 11, 2008
        • Wedding Location:Gran Bahia Principle Akumal
        • LocationWisconsin

        Posted 14 March 2007 - 09:28 AM

        Congratulations on your engagement! I hope you find everything that you need in order to plan the wedding of your dreams!


        Destination Wedding Photographer & Travel Agent
        www.faberphotography.com - My latest destination wedding photos can be found HERE

        Disney Specialist  /  Bride & Groom Fly FREE Promotion

        Looking for a travel agent that KNOWS DISNEY?  We are an award winning travel agency and you can read our reviews here.
        Awards and recognition: 
        Palace Resorts Winner "Top Travel Agent", "Top Homebased Travel Agency" PRO Platinum Agency (Top Award)   |  AMResorts Master Agent & Top Agency  |  Karisma Hotels Diamond Level 5 (highest production), Top 10 Azul Weddings, Top Wedding Coordinator | Wright Travel & Karisma GIVC Benefits | Travel Impressions Best of the Best Globe Winner   |   Apple Vacations Golden Apple Winner  
        sml_gallery_206696_17612_13451.pnggallery_206696_17572_8409.jpg    sml_gallery_206696_17572_1003.jpg
        Vendor rules are HERE! Please read!  If you are a vendor and looking to advertise your business, please email ads@bestdestinationwedding.com.

        #5 saraece

        • Jr. Member
        • 289 posts

          Posted 14 March 2007 - 09:48 AM

          Congrats on your engagement!! I was also looking at Europe when we first started (and there is one bride on the site getting married in Greece), but since we choose a January wedding, we decided it wasn't hot enough for us there, so now we are looking at CR and Mexico (MR). I have since learned, on this site, that if travelling to Costa Rica from Canada there are restrictions on the flights. Very difficult to get a flight from Canada from like April to Oct. So keep that in mind. Where abouts are you from in Canada (I'm in Ottawa) Good luck and let us know all updates on the planning.
          Like our first kiss all over again

          #6 LCBride2007


            VIP Member

          • VIP Member
          • 24,768 posts

            Posted 14 March 2007 - 09:50 AM

            Congratulations, and welcome to the site! Let us know how we can help you in any way.

            #7 BayBug

            • Member
            • 852 posts

              Posted 14 March 2007 - 01:32 PM

              Welcome to the forum!!! I am so excited a possible Costa Rica bride.
              Let me know if you have any questions. Jules was also thinking about Costa Rica so she may have some information for you as well.

              #8 LisaG

              • VIP Member
              • 7,839 posts

                Posted 14 March 2007 - 04:38 PM

                Congrats on your engagement, and welcome!!

                #9 leigh miller

                leigh miller
                • Member
                • 936 posts

                  Posted 14 March 2007 - 06:06 PM

                  welcome! you will find this place to be tres helpful!!! and congrats on the engagement :)

                  #10 BEACHBRIDEMA

                  • Sr. Member
                  • 3,491 posts

                    Posted 14 March 2007 - 07:52 PM

                    Welcome, best of luck with the planning!
                    <a href="http://s162.photobuc...entation2-2.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://i162.photobuc...entation2-2.jpg" border="0" alt="Photobucket"></a>Wedding slideshow: http://www.juancarlo...com/sarah18/...

                    0 user(s) are reading this topic

                    0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users