Looking to say ‘I do’ in a location outside of Nashville? Perhaps Carlie of 2 Travel Anywhere can help! She’s here today to share how to choose the ideal wedding destination; breaking down things to consider, some of her favorite locations, perks for you and your guests, and much much more! If having a wedding in coastal setting with your loved ones in on your radar, keep on scrolling to find out the inside scoop!
There are so many wedding destinations! How should couples start to narrow down their options?
Carlie: Choosing your dream destination wedding venue is one of the greatest tasks that comes with planning the perfect day. The destination wedding is a wedding that is held in a location away from home. The destination wedding is an amazing opportunity for the couples to celebrate the marriage the moment they say I Do. With a world of options and ideas our job is to help narrow down the best option perfect for the 2 of you. We are here to help guide you for the perfect option based upon your likes and interests working with 2 Travel Anywhere LLC no hidden fees to book with us our services are complimentary to you. A few questions to consider to help us plan your perfect getaway; How many guest do you have in mind? Just the 2 of you are other? Are you wanting all adults or family friendly? Are you vaccinated? Certain locations require vaccinations to visit the Country. What budget do you have in mind? Do you want overwater chapel with glass floor? Would you like your toes in the sand to say I Do or tropical private garden? Group Destination wedding packages typically come with essentials such as the ceremony venue with simple décor, chairs for your guests, a champagne toast, wedding cake and music. Upgraded packages could include amenities for the wedding couple like massages, room upgrades or breakfast in bed the morning after the ceremony. Destination wedding packages are all unique and can be customized based on your wants and needs.
What are some of the destinations you recommend for weddings?
Carlie: The Caribbean Islands, Costa Rica and Mexico are some of the most popular destination wedding options. Not all options / islands are created equal and really depending on the 2 of you depends which options are going to be best for your special day. You want to pick the destination spot based upon a few things such as budget, interests, adventure, time of the year for travel. When booking the Caribbean at a Sandals or Beaches Resorts stay 3 nights or longer and your wedding is free! The free wedding has everything you need to celebrate your special day the inclusions include; Personal Wedding Team Planner, Preparation of Marriage Documents, Wedding of your Choice, Reception, Select your ceremony music, Honeymoon Registry, Honeymoon Dinner, Breakfast in Bed the morning of your choice
Are there specific locations that offer various settings or vibes for a destination wedding?
Carlie: With so many destinations to choose from for your special day it can be overwhelming. Most popular locations are Mexico, Bahamas, Turks & Caicos and Jamaica due to more affordable flights for guests. We offer a questionnaire to help plan your getaway based upon your likes and interests. What is important to you? Toes in the sand? Overwater chapel with glass floor? For your VIP guests do you have grandparents or someone that will have trouble with stairs or longer flight?
How will couples know they’ve chosen the perfect spot to get married for their destination wedding?
Carlie: Unsure if a destination wedding is right for you? Why not do a TEST DRIVE! Hop on a plane to the Caribbean and stay at a Sandals or Beaches Resorts you can get a sneak peek of what is included at the resort, you will see first hand in the different room categories for your wedding guest. This 2 day luxury trip you’ll relieve the stress of the unknowns by discussing all the details of your big day at the resort. Sample cake flavors and champagne tasting, pose for a photo at your decided venue. Be sure to meet with the photography team at the resort to discuss photography packages. Receive up to $700 credit towards your wedding when booking your wedding with 2 Travel Anywhere LLC. The Sandals Resort Test drives means you get to view the wedding linens, taste the cake , meet the wedding resort team, ulimited dining, unlimited preium spirtis and Robert Monavi TWI Oaks, nightly entertainment and more.. How do you book your TEST Drive? Reach out to 2 Travel Anywhere, llc they will guide you into picking the resort, the travel dates
How can couples utilize 2 Travel Anywhere’s services and expertise to help them decide on a destination wedding location?
Carlie: Working with 2 Travel Anywhere LLC we are Destination Wedding Specialist that can help assist your wedding details. The benefits of having us help with your wedding planning is tremendous help, making sure you are choosing the right venue based upon your preferences. We help take care of your travel arrangements and all your guests travel arrangements. Best part about our services it is complimentary to you- 100% free of charge to book with us. With our expertise and guidance we are here to help plan your perfect getaway. Majority of the resort options offer an onsite wedding coordinator stationed at your resort to help along the way. You will have us to help and your onsite resort coordinator to help with all the day of details. With these services we will help plan stress-free start to finish.
Is there anything else you’d like to share about destination wedding locations?
Carlie: If you are booking more than 5 rooms we highly suggest to book a room BLOCK in order to maximize your savings and reduce your stress. Blocking rooms for your wedding will allow all your guests to be booked at the same resort. When all your guest are booked under your Destination Wedding Group Agreement our relations with Preferred Partner Hotels will reduce the chance of anyone being moved to another hotel in the unlikely event that resort becomes overbooked. Room Block allows you to lock in room rates ahead of time and guarantee the room availability to ensure the prices don’t increase or the property doesn’t run of inventory for your guests. Room Block you get extra savings such as added amenities, private events and more more.
Thanks so much Carlie for sharing how to choose the ideal wedding destination. Any couple looking for assistance with your destination, be sure to contact Carlie at 2 Travel Anywhere!