As a top tourist and wedding destination, Mexico boasts several different regions with their own unique character, local culture, and scenery. With eco-tourism continuing to grow and more people being mindful about sustainability, the Mayan Riviera has become increasingly popular due to its protected land and resorts that blend luxury with a respect for the

The Northern California coastline is one of the west coast’s most magnificent settings, and certainly a prime destination for romantic wedding celebrations. Located in the San Francisco Bay area, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay sets an exquisite stage for Northern California weddings – especially with its unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean. Laurie Shields, Senior Catering

The Southwest region of the United States is a unique place for destination weddings. From picture-perfect mountains and canyons, to ancient native cultures, this remote part of the world has its own signature ambiance that lends itself to creating unforgettable wedding weekends. The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain is a particularly stunning property for weddings in Arizona,

Mexico is one of the world’s greatest travel hotspots, where beaches are peppered with one 5-star resort after the other. In order to stand out, properties need to offer a tantalizing ambiance and an unforgettable guest experience that seamlessly ties in the local culture. Zadún, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, checks each of these boxes. Nestled on

California has no shortage of beautiful and unique destinations for couples planning a wedding in the Golden State. For a wedding experience that is truly unique and ripe with coastal glamour, Hotel del Coronado is in a league of its own. Hotel del Coronado is less like a single wedding venue, and more like an

California is an idyllic year-round wedding destination, with Santa Monica providing a charming and vibrant getaway for couples and their guests. For those in search of a European-inspired wedding villa, but don’t want to venture outside of SoCal, Hotel Casa del Mar offers all the style and luxury of an Italian villa with the most

Maui is one of the world’s most popular wedding and honeymoon destinations, with magnificent mountains and endless ocean views setting the stage for epic experiences. At The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua, an idyllic blend of world-class luxury and the island’s signature ambiance makes it the perfect destination for oceanfront weddings in Hawaii. Akiki Nakazato, Director of

Middleburg, Virginia is a gem of a town, with the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains serving as its backdrop. Known as “The Nation’s Horse & Hunt Capital,” Middleburg boasts a sprawling countryside, large estates, a quiet ambiance, and one of the most idyllic places to host a country wedding celebration. At Salamander Resort & Spa, couples

Utah’s rugged terrain is home to some of the most spectacular views in the United States – not to mention, some of the world’s most famous ski destinations. While avid skiers and winter travelers flock to Utah during the snowy season, Park City is a prime location year-round for weddings and events. At any time,

The Breakers Palm Beach is an iconic Florida wedding destination dating back to 1896. Weddings by the Breakers are always a timelessly stylish event, suitable for any couple who wants to share a bit of Floridian-style glamour with their guests. Caroline Scarpinato, Director of Event Sales at The Breakers Palm Beach, shares more about what

There’s a timeless and sentimental brand of romance that is unique to North Carolina weddings. Whether it’s the stunning pockets of unspoiled nature, or the laid-back charm of the area, it’s a destination that is perfect for spending an uninterrupted week or weekend surrounded by loved ones. For couples in search of a picturesque estate

The 2020s is a decade in which one of Florida’s most historic wedding venues will celebrate its 100th anniversary. As a favorite destination for luxury South Florida weddings, The Boca Raton has long been known for its pristine resort setting, world class amenities, and timeless Floridian style. Tia Azzara, Assistant Director of Catering, shares more

Hosting a destination wedding in Mexico begins with choosing the ideal property. A wedding venue should resonate with a couple, not only in terms of its aesthetics, but also its overall ambiance. At W Punta de Mita, a top Mexico wedding destination that specializes in personalized wedding experiences, couples can plan their dream celebration while

Caribbean destination weddings are in a league of their own, offering the most idyllic combination of pristine beaches, endless ocean views, luxury resorts, and romance. At The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba, couples and their guests can combine a wedding celebration with the group trip of a lifetime, escaping to an island paradise together for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

With the wedding planning process being a sizeable undertaking in the best of circumstances, more couples are opting for all-inclusive weddings at incredible resorts around the world. At Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, a dedicated team of wedding experts in at the ready with all-inclusive wedding experiences that may be customized to bring a

With global travel resuming and people wanting to make up for lost time, it’s no wonder that couples are using their weddings as an opportunity to plan a full-on wedding getaway and celebrate with loved ones at a fabulous destination. At Grand Hotel Cancun, world-class luxury meets perpetual “Spring Break” vibes in a magnificent, sprawling

Surrounded by the natural beauty of Boynton Canyon, Enchantment Resort is an Arizona wedding destination where couples can experience the unspoiled ambiance of the Southwest – all, from the comfort of luxury accommodations. It’s the type of location where people will certainly want to linger after the wedding weekend is over. Yovany Najera, Wedding Sales

Tucked away in Mexico’s mystical Riviera Maya, Banyan Tree Mayakoba is a world in and of itself. Destination weddings in Mexico take on a whole new ambiance when hosted at this scenic property, surrounded by lush trees and infused with a zen-like ambiance. Carolina Moreno, Senior Group Sales Manager at Banyan Tree Mayakoba, shares more

San Francisco has a unique brand of luxury, stemming from a rich and eclectic history. For couples planning a stylish city wedding with neoclassical architecture, glamorous details, and delectable cuisine, it doesn’t get much more spectacular than a wedding at the Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco. Nannette O’Shea – Senior Sales Manager, Catering – shares more about

Taking place in one of the world’s most popular wedding regions, Los Cabos weddings are often synonymous with lively celebrations and crowds of people. However, at Zadún, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, couples and their guests will find a secluded oasis that highlights the natural beauty of Mexico’s coastline while providing visitors an intimate place to gather

Origins Luxury LodgeCosta Rica is a destination for couples looking for a romantic and exciting location in which to celebrate their love. It entices you with beautiful beaches and amazing adventures. There is a saying you will learn and only begin to understand as you spend time in this magical place, “Pura Vida” (Pure life).

Dedicated to hosting stylish weddings in an historic location, The National Hotel is a Miami wedding venue for adults only. It’s a unique blend of timelessness, sophistication and character, that still highlights Miami’s signature beach party atmosphere. We asked Ivette Davalos, Director of Sales & Catering at The National Hotel, to share more about this