5 Destination Wedding Trends at Dreams Resorts & Spas

No matter what the occasion, AM Resorts can help you make memories of your wedding day that will last a lifetime. It is an event that represents you as a person, and the two of you as a couple. Take a look at some of the latest and hottest trends for Destination Weddings in 2015. These trends are sure to create a unique event that you will want to relive over and over!

1. The Tech Trend

tech trend

Technology is rapidly changing in our world today, so why not incorporate the latest high tech gadgets into your Dreams Resorts & Spas wedding celebration!? Drone camera services, GoPros, and selfie sticks are the perfect tools to not only capture your guests, but the entire surrounding area of your one-of-a-kind destination wedding can be represented. By adding these innovative and popular technologies to your destination wedding, you can be sure to get that “Instagram worthy selfie.”

2. Going Green While Wearing White


One of the growing trends for 2015 is a movement towards environmentally conscious events. All Dreams Resorts & Spas have wedding coordinators who are excellent at integrating luscious greenery and gorgeous, natural flowers into the wedding décor. Accent your wedding by choosing to go green with Dream Resorts!

3. Welcome Parties For Guests

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Choosing a destination wedding gives you the option to spend several days with your guests. Dreams Resorts and Spas gives you the option to add a welcome party for your event, whether it be a welcome bonfire on the beach or a private tequila tasting with a delicious bite. No matter what you plan, your guests will be sure to love the added time they get to spend together at your special event!

4. Cultural Traditions


Dreams Resorts & Spas recognizes the importance of honoring a couple’s cultural heritage or religion. They offer South Asian style weddings, and there are even some resorts that are specifically certified for authenticity for these elaborate gorgeous weddings. Dreams Tulum and Dreams Riviera Cancun offer South Asian style weddings with the amazing Shaadi Package designed to encompass 6 events.

5. Viennese Hour


Really treat your guests to the ultimate experience at Dreams Resorts & Spas by adding the Viennese Hour. This growing trend goes above and beyond a typical dessert bar by giving your guests basically all the dessert options they could ever dream of. After the Viennese Hour your guests will definitely be ready and willing to dance!





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Celebrities Destination Weddings

When planning a wedding one of the most stressed over tasks is choosing the perfect location. The options are limitless. In fact, destination weddings are on the rise. More and more couples are deciding to leave the comfort of their hometowns and say their vows hundreds of miles from home. Today, one out of every four weddings is a destination wedding.

If you were iffy about planning a destination wedding before, we are sure you will want to now. Don’t forget to register for Wedding Salon’s upcoming  CTO Romance Pavilion show. Our Romance Pavilion show will supply you with all the resources you will need to plan the perfect destination wedding.

And of course our beloved celebrities are not behind on this trend. They’re planning weddings in beautiful cities all over the world, from the beaches in Mexico to chapels in England. Here are a couple of our favorite celebrity destination weddings from the past year.

Jason Aldean &  Brittany Kerr
This beautiful couple got married on March 21, 2015 on the Playa Del Carmen in Mexico. So far from home, and still these two were able to bring their country style to their Caribbean nuptails, with no shoes or ties.


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Johnny Depp & Amber Heard
These two said their “I do’s” on a private beach in the Bahamas in February in front of a few dozen of their closest friends and family.


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Benedict Cumberbatch & Sophie Hunter
This perfect couple tied the knot on February 14th 2015. Valentine’s Day,  in the St. Peter’s and St. Paul’s church in England. The stunning Sophia Hunter marched down the aisle in a beautiful Valentino gown.

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George Clooney & Amal Alamuddin
This wedding is one of our all time favorites, we can get not get enough of these two. George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin got married in Venice, Italy in the Aman Hotel on September 27th. The couple, as well as their 100 guests, were shuttled abound Venice’s canals in taxi boats.

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Say 'I Do' at Montage Kapalua Bay

The Montage Kapalua Bay is a luxury Maui resort on the exclusive Kapalua beach and is the perfect venue for your destination wedding. We all know that choosing the location for what will be one of the most memorable days of your life can be a daunting task, but the solution is here.

Montage Kapalua Bay

Montage Kapulua Bay’s stunning location, beautiful outdoor and indoor event spaces and expert staff of wedding specialists make it one of the island’s most inspiring destinations for Hawaii weddings. From ‘Yes’ to ‘I Do’, your Montage wedding specialists will help create a one of a kind celebration that captures your every desire and captivates all in attendance.


Wow your guests by exchanging vows at one of Montage’s romantic oceanfront settings, enhanced by the natural beauty of Hawaii’s pristine white sands and gorgeous Pacific views. The Cliff House is an ideal space for your celebration. Perched above the sea, this legendary event space is the perfect setting to exchange vows and celebrate in the company of family and friends.

Cliff House

Montage Kapalua Bay offers a number of wedding packages that cater to every couples needs. From Ipo (sweetheart) to Kaimana (diamond), each package is versatile with amenities including but not limited to ocean front ceremony location, on-site wedding coordinator, luxury two to three night stays in ocean view suites, photographers, videographers, champagne toasts and more

Lawn Wedding

Your fairy tale destination wedding begins beside the sea now.

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Top 5 MUST DO's in Aruba

Aruba‘s white sand beaches, turquoise water, friendly people, and romantic atmosphere are just a few reasons why it is the ideal Caribbean vacation. The Aruba Tourism Board offers a variety of vacation spots, tips, deals, and more. Find out the Top 5 things to do in Aruba and discover everything that makes it #OneHappyIsland.


1. Stay at The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba

Ritz-Carlton Aruba

The Ritz-Carlton Aruba is one of the newest luxury hotels on the island’s spectacular Palm Beach. It’s exclusive location, breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea from your own personal balcony, and remarkable offerings of dining, wellness, and recreation are some of the many reasons why this resort will be your most memorable vacation experience yet.

2. Visit Eagle Beach

Eagle Beach

Eagle Beach is the widest and most beautiful beach in Aruba. Famous for it’s soft white sands and sparkling Caribbean water, Eagle Beach boasts ample amounts of parking, shaded picnic areas, huts and cabanas, and various motorized water sports for the adventurous beach-goers out there.

3. When in Aruba, you must Scuba


The south coast of Aruba is known as the wreck-diving capital of the Caribbean with over twenty dive sites and eleven diver-friendly wrecks like planes, boats, cargo ships, and historic vessels. Expert dive instructors offer lessons on basic to advanced levels of diving. Explore the beautiful coral reefs under the sea or snorkel and interact with the exotic fish of Aruba.

4. Dine at The Old Man and The Sea

The Old Man & The Sea

The Old Man and The Sea is a romantic restaurant with a traditional and innovating international menu. This exclusive hideaway in the Caribbean overlooks the bay and is perfect for a special dinner for two. The intimately lit tables and comfortable cushioned lounges combined with divine island cuisine and views of the sunset or starry sky truly capture the essence of Aruba.

5. Shop at the Renaissance Marketplace

Renaissance Marketplace

The Renaissance Marketplace is an open air shopping mall that offers a wide variety of shops, restaurants, entertainment, and nightlife lounges and bars. Shop for clothing, jewelry and souvenirs, feast on fast-food or gourmet dining options, see a movie at the Cinemas Aruba, gamble at the Seaport Casino, or listen to live entertainment at the Renaissance Convention Center. The amenities are truly endless.

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Wedding Bliss at The Cove Atlantis

The Cove Atlantis is the Bahamas most sophisticated and stylish escape. With breathtaking views and romantic settings, love at Atlantis has never been more perfect.

Overhead view

Destination Weddings are brought to a whole new level with Ocean’s Edge at the Cove! The newest addition to this beautiful venue offered for Love Atlantis Weddings is a multi-functional space easily customizable to your event needs.

Pavilion Ceremony

The seaside venue, aptly named Ocean’s Edge, was created to personalize the wedding experience of each and every Atlantis wedding couple. This gorgeous event venue includes an indoor Pavilion that accommodates 50-120 guests and is easily transformed into a charming seaside chapel or trendy lounge-style after party.

Beach Deck

An Atlantis destination wedding is not complete without an outdoor venue and Ocean’s Edge has just the right spot for you. The Beach Deck, perched atop the white sands steps away from the crystal-blue Bahamian waters, accommodates 100-200 guests. This atmosphere is ideal for your ceremony or reception and will make your wedding the most memorable experience for everyone.

Lawn Ceremony

This spacious venue is complete with an Event Lawn that accommodates 100-200 guests and is covered in soft Paspalum grass and outlined with tropical palms and lush landscaping. With indoor and outdoor event spaces, privacy, ocean views, extensive electrical, sound and audio capabilities, Ocean’s Edge has it all.

Cain at The Cove Pool - Cabana

This one-of-a-kind venue will make your luxury destination wedding dreams come true, but the wedding bliss doesn’t stop there. After the I Do comes the Honeymoon and Love Atlantis has created an array of honeymoon enhancement options to choose from including Atlantis Honeymoon Bliss, Atlantis Honeymoon Pass, and Cove Honeymoon Escape. Select any of these amazing Atlantis honeymoon packages to make your entire experience unforgettable.

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The EPIC Hotel Embodies Miami Luxury

Epic Hotel - A Kimpton Hotel
Miami’s EPIC Hotel defines luxury with its downtown waterfront location and unique style. Located in the city’s financial district, guests are offered the breathtaking views of the sunrise over Biscayne Bay, Brickell Key and Brickell Avenue, and the sunset and city lights of downtown Miami.

This is what we call uninterrupted bliss.

16th Floor - Pool Terrace

EPIC offers incredible amenities from spacious suites, lavish lounges, and not one, but two shimmering pools to gathering venues, delectable dining options and the spa experience you can’t pass up. Guests will want to escape to this luxurious paradise more than once!

Epic Hotel Pool

The EPIC Hotel guestrooms and suites surround you with contemporary design and custom furnishings. Brilliance is the word that describes the details of each accommodation.  Every room has a private balcony giving a gorgeous view of the Miami skyline. EPIC takes guest relations to a whole new level by providing rooms to cater exactly to your needs.

Presidential Suite

EPIC Hotel is the luxe wedding venue you’ve been looking for. Couples will be appointed Weddings Muses to assist with the planning process from ‘Yes to I Do’. The Metropolis Ballroom is the perfect event space for your spectacular wedding ceremony and reception, and the Pool Deck is a great area for cocktail hour to provide a hint of sultry Miami nightlife to your celebration.

Metropolis Ballroom

EPIC Hotel provides guests with an eclectic group of dining and club choices. Area 31 Restaurant, located on the 16th floor offers indoor and outdoor seating and a menu full of the freshest seafood you’ve ever tasted. LILT Lounge is your sophisticated alternative to the Miami club scene with live music, classic cocktails, unique platters and nightly culture.

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For more information and special offers visit EPIC Hotel.

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