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Hi!

I am in the beginning planning stages and as of now it all seems overwhelming! I can't even choose a country because it all looks so wonderful! Any one else having a hard time narrowing down the choices?

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Hi Deannamarie, welcome to the forum and congrats on your engagement. I have had a lot of issues choosing a destination. I have changed about four times now. But I have finally decided. It took a lot of help from the ladies on this forum. Trust me you will get lots of help!

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Hi Deannamarie, We have 2 destinations that we wish, Punta Cana (Dreams or Gran Bahia Principe) or a Cruise ship for the caribbean islands. My fiance like punta cana i have good recommendations for both hotels..

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Welcome (practically a neighbor!) DeannaMarie! We personally love the Riviera Maya, but there are so many wonderful places to choose from. Enjoy the search!!

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Congrats and welcome to the forum. Choosing "the" destination is probably one of the more challenging things you will have to do. Browse the board and ask lots of questions. There are lots of brides from all over so they can help you go through your pros and cons list of what you are looking for in terms of location. Good luck and happy planning!

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HEllo, welcome to the forum and congrats on your upcoming wedding. I' am sure this forum will help you narrow down your choices, just start searching out the different locations and you'll find several threads that should help. Best of luck and happy planning

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Welcome to BDW! This forum was a lifesaver in helping us pick a location. I think we ended up changing between 3 countries and countless locations, before finally booking. Good luck with your research and happy planning :o)

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