There is still time to get married abroad in 2017! Many of the destinations we offer have a really simple legal process making it very straightforward and easy to get married last minute.
Unbeknown to many couples, short notice weddings are impossible in some locations, but no problem at all in others. It’s a minefield to try and work out which places are the easiest to marry in, as it comes down to your personal circumstances – whether you’ve been married before, how many weeks until your chosen wedding date and so on. Here’s a snapshot of some of our most popular last minute wedding locations:
Cyprus has long been a popular choice as an overseas wedding location for British couples. With regional flights from across the UK, a flight time of less than 5 hours, an array of wedding specialist hotels and of course the fact that it’s an English-speaking island, it ticks many boxes for wedding couples. Cyprus has a warm climate all year round so it is also a great option for winter weddings as during this time of year a lot of venues offer free venue hire plus holiday prices are much cheaper. Marry on the beautiful Unity Terrace at the Alexander The Great in Paphos. This stunning venue is completely private and overlooks picturesque views of the Meditteranean Sea.
Glorious sunshine, crystal clear waters and pristine sandy beaches. The Islands Of The Bahamas are an archipelago of 16 main islands and hundreds of cays and you will find romance on every one. With no translation of documents or minimum residency period, The Bahamas is the perfect choice for a last minute sand between the toes wedding. Choose from beautiful wedding locations in Nassau, Grand Bahama Island and The Exumas. You can even escape to your own private island on either Rose Island or Pearl Island where you can have total exclusivity for you and your guests.
Lanzarote is one of the Canary islands located just off the coast of West Africa and is the ideal european destination with it's all year round weather, gorgeous beaches and unique volcanic landscape. This beautiful island is simply magical and there are endless choices to choose from when finding that perfect place to spend your special day. All of your paperwork is done in the UK so there is no minimum residency period and it's just a 4 hour flight away so an easy destination for all your guests to get to.
Central Park is well known as one of the most popular wedding locations, and with the ease of getting married in New York, there’s no wonder why. Areas such as Bow Bridge, Shakespeare’s Garden and Strawberry Fields are all lovely wedding locations. Some of the most popular times of year to marry in New York are around Christmas and Valentine's Day when you can experience your very own winter wonderland and marry in the snow!
It’s impossible to discuss last minute weddings without mentioning Vegas. Marry at the iconic Graceland Wedding Chapel right in the heart of the strip or for the ultimate wow factor fly in a helicopter over the infamous Grand Canyon and say 'I Do' on landing surrounded by the stunning scenery of the Valley of Fires.
For more information about getting married abroad simply call to speak to one of our Specialists on Freephone 0808 168 1210