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System Overload..(Trying) To plan a cruise wedding

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I'm from Pittsburgh, Pa.I have been engages since January of 2009. My fiance popped the question when we were on a new years cruise. I JUST changed my plans about 3 weeks ago to have a cruise wedding...It's been such a headache.. I can't find any good information on cruise weddings. Im a visual person so I really wish the cruise lines could have like a wedding recorded or something just so I can see how it all plays out. Once I get my heart set on a ship, date and location my fiances family shows me a new one that they really like.. going insane.

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Congrats and welcome! I hope you find your perfect ship! Make sure it's the one you really love not just because everyone else is pointing it out, good luck and happy planning!

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I agree there is not as much info out there on cruise weddings versus other destination weddings. I guess the first decision you should make is whether you would prefer to be married on the ship before it embarks (non-sailing guests can attend) or at one of your ports of call.

 

We have chosen to get married while at port in St. Thomas and are NOT going through the cruiseline to get married. Instead we have contracted with a local wedding coordinator on the island. There is more info on going this route (or even if you choose to use the cruiseline) over on the Caribbean cruise board or also the cruise critic message boards.

 

Good luck and let us know if we can help! I've spent countless hours researching a cruise wedding so hopefully I can answer any questions or point you in the right direction.

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