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My FI and I have been engaged since August and have just decided that we definitely want to have a destination wedding! We aren't really even sure where to start. We have decided on a time of year - next December, 2011. Are most of you working with TAs in your hometowns? Or are you working directly with the resorts you have chosen. Any advice will help!

I've had a chance to read through some of the forums and this seems like the best place to start. Looking forward to planning with the rest of you :)

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Congratulations and welcome! I think the TA thing is a matter of preference. I am not using one but I'd say a good majority of members here are. If you're thinking of going the TA route, there are a number of BDW ones I always read good things about. If you're interested, you can create an inquiry using the banner of the top right hand corner of this site. Hope this helps. Happy planning!

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Hi Manda!


You will not regret having your wedding at the Riviera.

My humble opinion is having a local coordinator. They know the hotels, areas, vendors, they can save you a headache J

And if you ask me where to do it, Tulum would be a great choice, the place is still wild, and you have excellent places for trashing your dress.

Do you have something done already?

Good luck!! .... Gonzalo


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