All posts tagged: Travel

The Ultimate Honeymoon Advice from a Luxury Travel Advisor

Just the thought of jetting off on a sweet, sweet honeymoon can often get couples through the most stressful moments of wedding planning. However, carving out the time (and budget) to organize a life-changing trip while also organizing the biggest event of their lives? No small feat. So, we called in Michelle Manas, Founder & Owner of Uncorked Escapes, for some practical honeymoon advice that’s still very much fantastical (hint: safaris and “adventuremoons” are involved): So, what’s the ideal booking timeline for people using a travel agent? Ideally, nine months to a year in advance is best for premium locations. Read More

5 Wedding Gifts for Jetsetters

Photo c/o @doyoutravel on Instagram Wedding registries are anything but ordinary these days. Now more than ever, couples are registering for products and experiences that complement their jetset lifestyle. From vacation funds, travel accessories and one-of-a-kind experiences, almost anything goes. Whether you have plans to backpack through South America or lounge in a bungalow off the Caribbean, these wedding gifts will help get you there: 5 Weddings Gifts for Jetsetters #1 Perfect Carry-On Luggage by Bric Have you heard? Luggage takes the cake as the number one gift couples regret not registering for. Out of a survey of over 625 engaged Read More

Spotlight: Nambé’s Guide to a Santa Fe Retreat

Is it just us or is Santa Fe, New Mexico on every must-visit destination list these days? It seems tourists are flocking to this cultural hotspot for views of its magnificent landscape and its celebration of rich artistic tradition. Sounds like a pretty exciting place for a honeymoon, don’t you think? So, imagine how thrilled we were when tabletop and home décor brand, Nambé, who has called Santa Fe home for the last 65 years, offered to give us the lay of the land. Turns out, fall is a great time to visit. But don’t just take our word for Read More

Summer Travel Essentials

If you’re lucky, you have at least one more summer getaway planned for this year. Whether it’s out east or across the pond, a destination wedding or a camping excursion, get prepared with our favorite summer travel essentials. Travel Essentials Journal Write down all your trip details in this travel journal to remember those in-between moments you weren’t able to capture on Snapchat. It’s built to withstand the natural elements as well as the bottom of your suitcase thanks to a linen-wrapped cover and smyth sewn binding. 3-Piece Jetset Set Luggage is one of our favorite wedding registry adds because Read More

Pro Tips For Planning A Destination Wedding in Bali

Destination weddings are a great way to mix up the wedding season circuit, get some overdue sunshine and make the most of a once-in-a-lifetime vacation. But planning a wedding overseas can be a little daunting to say the least, especially when you don’t know the lay of the land. We took to the pros at Bridestory to help you plan your dream wedding in Bali, our destination wedding hot spot du jour. The key to a seamless planning process is to work with planners and vendors you trust. This goes without saying for all wedding planning, but of course it Read More

The Ultimate Honeymoon Packing Guide

A honeymoon is not just another vacation – it is your first trip as a newlywed couple. After all of that stressful wedding planning, it’s finally time for you to relax and enjoy time together in a beautiful place. It will be the most romantic trip of your life, so don’t rush the packing or forget the essentials. The absolute necessities are pretty obvious ones. If you’re going abroad don’t forget your passport, or visa if you need one. Bring extra cash or traveler’s checks. Don’t forget power adapters, medications, reading materials, or a printed out copy of your itinerary. But Read More

An Adventurous Wedding Registry: #ZolaCouple Elena & Greg

A love for travel and trying new foods, this #ZolaCouple’s registry is all about adventure. Elena and Greg met in Seville, Spain and got engaged on a balcony overlooking the beautiful vineyards of Sonoma, California. Their relationship has been defined by extraordinary experiences they have shared together around the world. In keeping with who they are as a couple, they created a unique wedding registry that should inspire a little wanderlust in all of us. How did you meet? We met while studying abroad in Sevilla, Spain during our junior year of college. It’s funny because we went to high school 10 Read More

Destination Inspiration: Wellfleet, MA

Cape Cod, Massachusetts boasts some of the most breathtaking views on the East Coast. The seaside town of Wellfleet not only inspires wanderlust but also supplies a style that’s perfectly aligned with our not-so-secret love of all things nautical. From oysters to ocean views, this idyllic New England destination is perfect for a  romantic getaway or girls’ weekend. Check out some of our favorite things to do for a stylish summertime escape! 1 | Soak Up the Sun at the Cape Cod National Seashore No trip to the Cape is complete without a visit to the beach! Hit up Marconi Beach to catch some rays and stick your toes in Read More

5 Tips to Planning Romantic Weekend Getaways

Looking to escape the buzz of the city, stress of work, and wedding planning? Turn the world off for just a few days by escaping with your fiancé on a simple weekend getaway. Summer is the best time to get out and adventure, so if you’re working on mastering that 48 hour trip and plan on spending some romantic one-on-one time with your other half, we have some tips for you. Pick Somewhere Remote Find a hidden beach, get away in the woods, or even visit a random town that’s not a typical weekend destination. This way you’ll avoid crowds and get Read More

Friday Faves

Another Friday means another beautiful weekend ahead! To get you through the last day of your week, we’ve put together some of our favorite posts from bloggers we love. Browse through our Friday Faves to help inspire not only your wedding planning, but also your summer weekends to come. Heart Pounding Wedding Moments Caught on Camera Anticipation, excitement, nervousness, and of course uncontrollable love. These are the emotions that fill brides and grooms on their wedding days. Sometimes they are hard to capture, but Cup of Jo rounded up 10 amazing photos that say it all. Ready to get those Read More