(Closed) What Makes a Destination Wedding?

posted 7 years ago in Reception
  • poll: What do you conisder a destination wedding?
    Anything more than an hour away from where you live : (0 votes)
    Anything more than two hours away from where you live : (0 votes)
    Anything more than two hours from where the b& g live : (0 votes)
    Anything that requires a plane ride. : (2 votes)
    22 %
    Anything 3+ hours from where you live. : (4 votes)
    44 %
    Other (please share.) : (3 votes)
    33 %
  • Post # 3
    7695 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: August 2010

    To me destination wedding means that the bride and groom and more than 50% of the guests have to travel a significant distance (3+ hours) to get to the wedding.

    Post # 4
    5778 posts
    Bee Keeper

    I consider it anywhere you have to get a room and sleep over afterwards (too long or far to drive at night if it ends late, etc).

    I used to think it was only if it involved air travel, but not so much anymore.

    Post # 5
    13096 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2010

    To me, a destination wedding is a wedding held at a location/city somewhere other than A) where the B&G live or B) where the B or G are from.

    For example – both Darling Husband and I and over 75% of our guests had to travel and get hotels for our wedding in IN (as we now live in TX).  But I was born and raised in IN until I went to college and most of my side of the family still lives there so IMO, having a wedding in IN is not a destination wedding since it is where I am from.

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