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Musings from the Destination Maven

Cruise Ship Weddings – Have your Cake and Eat it Too!

Cruise ship weddings are growing in popularity because you not only get to have your wedding AND your honeymoon together, but you also get the added benefit of unpacking only once but visiting multiple destinations. If you’re considering a cruise ship wedding, here are a few things you need to about preparing for a cruise […]

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Africa – Your Wedding or Honeymoon Hidden Gem

Naturally when we hear “Destination Wedding”, we immediately think of white sand beaches, sun, cocktails, and All-Inclusive resorts. They are certainly the “Go-to” for combining the wedding and the honeymoon together. However there are several, more unique options to consider, especially when it comes to honeymoons! Have you ever considered Africa? Both the Canadian and […]

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Paradisus Resorts – The Luxeclusive Experience

Now that we’ve looked at the Do’s, the Don’ts and the Let’s not Forget to planning a Destination Wedding , let’s look at specific resort locations. One of my favourite resorts for destination weddings is the Paradisus.  It offers luxury all-inclusive packages of all sizes.  Guests enjoy a unique luxurious and carefree holiday in either […]

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Destination Wedding – What Else to Think About!??!

If you’re planning a destination wedding, you’ve probably already considered what resort you will be staying at, how many rooms you will need, the location of the ceremony and the inclusions in your wedding package.  What you may not have considered are the less thought of but still equally important items that can easily be […]

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Do people still use Travel Agents to make travel plans?

Before we dive into Destination Weddings, let’s look at the basics…I bet you’re wondering with the internet and readily available information if people even use Travel Agents to make travel plans??? Absolutely!  And here are 10 reasons why you should consider it too: We give Expert Guidance and Personalized Service: We know the ins and […]

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Tossing Out Tradition

A honeymoon, by tradition, was the first trip you took together as a couple; Intimate and romantic – honeymoons have always been one of the most special trips you will take in your lifetime. But, they are anything but traditional anymore. In our modern day and age, a lot of couples live together before they […]

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The Last Hurrah Party!

So, you’re getting married. Doomed to spend the rest of eternity tied to that one person forever. It’s time to go sew those final wild oats – but not too wild! All kidding aside – a bachelorette or bachelor party is an opportunity to band together with your best friends and family, let loose and […]

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Viva Las Vegas!

The original “destination wedding” – LAS VEGAS, Nevada! Although Las Vegas has long been on the map as an adult playground and place to run off to and get married – the city has refined itself in a lot of ways in the past ten years. It’s so much more than a gambling and adult […]