Destination wedding inspiration

Weddings by Funjet is a team of destination wedding experts. We travel, we plan, we know weddings. And here, we log our destination wedding insights and tips, feature some of our favorite destinations and hotels, and highlight some of our treasured destination weddings.

How to Select Your Dream Destination
August 21, 2019

Congratulations! You are now engaged and embarking upon some of the best days of your […]

engagement photos degroot
The Top 7 Things to Consider Right After You Get Engaged, But Before You Start Planning Your Wedding
June 1, 2019

Getting engaged is a whirlwind, trust us! From the moment your partner pops the question […]

11 Painstakingly Honest Things No One Tells You About a Destination Wedding
May 10, 2019

Are you in that nebulous time between getting engaged and figuring out if a destination […]

destination wedding royalton riviera cancun
Destination Wedding Spotlight: Brittany and Dejuan
April 25, 2019

When many were bracing to start the winter season curled up at home, Brittany and […]

spring colors for destination weddings
Spring Colors for Destination Weddings
April 19, 2019

It is that coveted time of year again when the flowers bloom, the buds return […]

movie wedding dresses
Movie Wedding Dresses That Inspire Us
April 9, 2019

Do you remember when you were a little kid and and gazed enamored at a […]

Weddings by Funjet Real Wedding - Adrianna and Marcel
Real Wedding Spotlight: Adrianna & Marcel
March 27, 2019

It’s been just about two months since Adrianna and Marcel escaped one of the worst […]

A Day at Xplor Park
March 24, 2019

Of the beautiful Xcaret by Mexico parks, Xplor is one of the most adventurous, right […]

romantic bridal look
5 Tips for Creating a Romantic Bridal Look
February 27, 2019

We get it ladies! This is the most important day to be captured forever. Take […]

How to Show Your Friends and Family Love at Your Destination Wedding
February 20, 2019

Being a recent bride myself, I know how much wedding couples want to show their […]

Valentine’s Day Inspired Wedding Ideas
February 14, 2019

It’s officially the season of loooove!  Though Valentine’s Day gets a bad rap for being too […]

2019 destination wedding trends
2019 Destination Wedding Trends
February 11, 2019

2019 is the year of the earthy, rustic and creative wedding – and we are […]

destination wedding party photos
Best Destination Wedding Party Photos of 2018
February 5, 2019

We have made it to the end of our look-back at 2018.  It has been […]

destination wedding reception
Best Destination Wedding Reception Setups of 2018
January 29, 2019

How is it that you can hear “Shout” by the The Isley Brothers at every […]

destination wedding couples portraits
Best Destination Wedding Couples Portraits of 2018
January 24, 2019

We’re continuing our look-back at our favorite moments of 2018 with our couples’ wedding portraits.  […]

destination wedding ceremony setups
Best Destination Wedding Ceremony Setups of 2018
January 18, 2019

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for.  All those months of planning have led up […]

best destination wedding bouquets of 2018
Best Destination Wedding Bouquets of 2018
January 13, 2019

The pièce de résistance of bridal gown accessories is definitely the wedding bouquet.  With an […]

engagement photos degroot
Everything You Need to Know About Engagement Photos: A Q&A with DeGroot Film Co.
January 9, 2019

Did you hear? Engagement season is upon us! Between the many clever Instagram posts, jewelry […]

Wedding Extras That Are Totally Worth It
December 28, 2018

Every wedding couple wants to show their guests an awesome time, and if they wow […]

Honeymooning at Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya
December 17, 2018

This past November my husband Rich and I embarked on our honeymoon to the “place […]

Riu Palace Baja California
Weddings by Funjet Welcomes: Riu Palace Baja California
December 12, 2018

The holidays are here, and ‘tis the season for new hotel openings! We are so […]

Winter Wedding Ideas
December 6, 2018

Just because we do destination weddings, doesn’t mean we don’t love winter!  Though it may […]

Wedding Day Bridal Kit
November 28, 2018

The day of your wedding is an absolute whirlwind.  So much to get done in […]

Top 10 Reasons to Host Your Destination Wedding at Now Jade Riviera Cancun
November 21, 2018

The search for a perfect destination wedding resort is equally fun and challenging. With several […]

What to Gift a Destination Wedding Couple
November 6, 2018

Destination weddings are undoubtedly so much fun for wedding couples and their guests, but we […]

Guide to Ordering Bridesmaids Dresses Online
October 31, 2018

Choosing your bridesmaids’ dresses is both a monumental moment in your wedding planning process and […]

Our Favorite Destination Wedding Welcome Parties
October 12, 2018

Our brides and grooms throw some goal-worthy welcome parties for their wedding guests.  We picked […]

Seating Chart Ideas for Destination Weddings
October 9, 2018

Your seating chart sets the tone for your wedding reception.  Will it be glam, rustic, […]

Real Wedding Spotlight: Cassy and Tim
October 22, 2018

We’re coming up on a year anniversary of this beautiful couple tying the knot in […]

Traveling with Kids to All-Inclusive Resorts: What You Should Know
October 5, 2018

So you have been invited to a destination wedding and are debating whether you should […]

Cenote wedding venue at Sandos Caracol.
Types of Destination Wedding Venues
October 2, 2018

If we played the association game, and I said “destination wedding,” would “beach” be the […]

7 Ways to be Eco-Friendly When Traveling at an All-Inclusive Resort
September 25, 2018

Everyone has their own unique travel style. For some, it matches their personality, and for […]

Tipping Your Destination Wedding Vendors
September 14, 2018

When planning a wedding, generally one of the first things to consider is your budget. […]

How to Get the Most Out of Your Destination Wedding
September 7, 2018

Before your big day, you’ll often hear your friends and relatives say “your wedding is […]

Vendor Highlight: Styling Trio
September 3, 2018

In April, I had the pleasure of working with Styling Trio for hair and makeup […]

Things to Consider On Your Site Visit
August 30, 2018

Choosing a resort from afar can be a tough choice. What’s even worse is having […]

Our Favorite Wedding + Honeymoon Resort Combinations
August 24, 2018

The fabulous part of having a destination wedding is already being in the best locations […]

Best Ballroom Dances for a Wedding
Best Ballroom Dances to Learn for a Wedding
August 20, 2018

We all know the Cupid Shuffle and Electric Slide.  There’s no doubt they’re good standbys […]

Beach Formal
What Do I Wear to a Destination Wedding?
August 14, 2018

Frequent interaction with guests of destination weddings has made the question “What should I wear […]

Alternatives to the Traditional Wedding Guest Book
August 10, 2018

Millennials are all about breaking the mold—especially when it comes to wedding traditions. One of […]

Groom & Groomsmen Fashion Trends for Destination Weddings
Groom & Groomsmen Fashion Trends for Destination Weddings
July 25, 2018

One of the perks of a destination wedding is having greater freedom in your fashion […]

10 Signature Cocktails You Can Try at Home First
July 18, 2018

Signature cocktails lend a creative edge to your cocktail hour, reception or welcome party.  It’s […]

How to Create a Destination Wedding Invitation in 10 Easy Steps
How to Create a Destination Wedding Invitation in 10 Easy Steps
July 6, 2018

Creating a wedding invitation is no easy feat, between picking the right design, staying within […]

Why You Should Consider the “First Look”
Why You Should Consider the “First Look”
July 12, 2018

The “First Look” is a relatively modern concept in the wedding world.  For many weddings, […]

Packing Tips for Destination Wedding Guests
July 4, 2018

We know the only thing (besides a delayed flight or overpriced airport drinks) that can […]

Wedding Songs for Every Generation
July 2, 2018

Choosing a wedding playlist that pleases your entire guest list is tough.  There are so […]

How to Rock the Printed Bridesmaid Dress Trend
June 25, 2018

Prints and patterns are all the rage for bridesmaid dresses this year.  They can be […]

Table Linen Trends of 2018
Table Linen Trends of 2018
June 19, 2018

2018 is all about being bold, bright, and beautiful when it comes to weddings, events, […]

To the Beach and Beyond: The Weddings By Funjet Guest Experience
June 14, 2018

Last year I wrote a blog piece on “How to Make Destination Wedding Guests Happy.”  […]

The Do’s and Don’ts: Bridesmaid Etiquette Guide
The Do’s and Don’ts: Bridesmaid Etiquette Guide
June 6, 2018

Your best friend and her beau are tying the knot, and you’ve been asked to […]