Mistakes to Avoid when you are having a Destination Wedding
Destination wedding can be your most memorable experience in your life. Visiting new exotic places with your loved ones and exchanging the sacred vow which led you to become husband and wife, is such an amazing feeling. Since it is a onetime opportunity, planning destination wedding requires many preparations. You might get stressed out, but that is completely normal for any brides. Therefore, don't worry, take deep breath and relax, because to ensure that your destination wedding goes on well, here are four mistakes that you should avoid while planning on your destination wedding, so you can make your dream wedding come true.
1. Choosing the wrong dress
We completely understand that as a bride want to be, you want to look gorgeous and amazing during D-day. You start looking beautiful couture dresses. Since you will be going to a destination wedding, especially when it includes travelling by plane, it is advisable to pay attention about the plane regulations on bringing the dress with you. Some of the airlines are completely fine for you to bring the dress in garment bags, but they might want to consider again if you have to bring such massive dress on board. If you don't want to spend extra cash on your dress, then try to choose the dress that is compact and suitable for your destination.
2. Being a demanding client to your wedding vendor
The main reason to hire wedding vendor for your wedding day is to help you for handling those stressful details. While it is very understandable that you want, your wedding become exactly what you want, sometimes you have to let them work with their own ways. Pushing them to work as hard as they can and giving them too many demands will make you even more stressful when they are not able to complete it, and yet worsen the relationship between both parties. Don't put too much expectations, value their work process since they are taking a huge role on preparing the best wedding party for you.
3. Ignoring the guests' needs
Celebrating wedding ceremony is all about having great time with you and the guests. When inviting them to your destination wedding, it means that they are in need to book tickets and hotels in order to arrive to the wedding venue. While it sounds great to have guests partying together in a luxurious secluded place that located far away from your country, it is important to know about your guests' condition before you decided the destination that you want. Consider your guest's profile as general, if you think most of them are able to afford travel expenses and spending time to go abroad, then go for it on having destination wedding. Otherwise, if not, don't force yourself on it. Because what's the point to celebrate happiness without sharing it with other people?
4. Not Hiring Professional Photographer
There are lots of things that you can do while having a destination wedding. Apart from welcoming the new chapter of your life, travelling is a kind of activity that you can't miss either after you have arrived in the destination. Thus, enjoy your travelling activity and share it with others once you already back in home by hiring professional photographer. Leave all the fuzz of bringing heavy camera since you got someone that is willing to follow you whenever you go, and taking beautiful pictures that you will always remember about.