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It’s a Family Affair By Lynn WalkerGet AcquaintedHe popped the question and you said yes! Now it all begins. Planning a wedding is a difficult task and choosing a location for events and accommodations for guests will set the stage. Will it be a destination wedding,...

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The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba

The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba

One Happy Island By Michelle Hope Get Acquainted Aruba is one of the premiere Caribbean vacation destinations for countless reasons but the Ritz-Carlton, Aruba offers a few extra details that make visitors want to return again and again. Guests love to spend their...

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Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa, Jalisco, Mexico

Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa, Jalisco, Mexico

GET ACQUAINTEDMarriott Puerto Vallarta Resort and Spa sits on a sandy strip between the Sierra Madre Mountains and Banderas Bay near the exclusive Marina Vallarta. Nearby downtown Puerto Vallarta is a charming, friendly town with cobblestone streets and a robust...

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A Royal Romance at Chateau Fengari

A Royal Romance at Chateau Fengari

Dreams do come true, and fairytales are just around the corner. A destination wedding in France promises to be magical no matter what, but to have it at Chateau Fengari is to make your wildest dreams a reality. Elegant winding staircases and old world stone accents...

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Summer Weddings By The Sea

Summer Weddings By The Sea

It's that time of the year again....everyone is getting married. And while May, June, July August, and September are all hot months for weddings, June is just around the corner and celebrates the highest number of weddings overall. If you are going to get married on a...

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InterContinental Cartagena de Indias, Cartagena, Colombia

InterContinental Cartagena de Indias, Cartagena, Colombia

Cartagena, Colombia: A Walled Wonder GET ACQUAINTED Couples have been flocking to wed on the magical white sands and vibrant hues of the Caribbean for ages. Is there anything more alluring than a white wedding dress contrasted against a backdrop of that gorgeous...

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1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn, New York

1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn, New York

Lovers Say I Do at this Luxurious, Urban Retreat Get Acquainted 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge sets along the majestic East River Waterfront at Pier 1 on Brooklyn Bridge Park. The modern, ten-story building is an architectural delight of opaque glass, steel and reclaimed...

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5 Customizable SoCal Wedding Venues

5 Customizable SoCal Wedding Venues

Wedding planning doesn’t have to be stressful. In fact, when booking the Your Day, Your Way package with Kimpton, including the Canary Hotel in Santa Barbara, couples can actually be rewarded. This brand new package for 2019 includes expert wedding specialists to take...

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Hammock Beach Resort in Palm Coast, Florida

Hammock Beach Resort in Palm Coast, Florida

In a Nutshell At the Hammock Beach Resort, their team of event experts can customize any event experience you desire. The resort boasts a dramatic view of the Atlantic ocean and lush, green lawns framed with palm trees and blooming flowers, and multiple sophisticated...

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JW Marriott Delivers Five-Star Experiences, Cancun, Mexico

JW Marriott Delivers Five-Star Experiences, Cancun, Mexico

He Said, She Said GET ACQUAINTED The JW Marriott is a large, all-encompassing resort located on Cancun’s exclusive eastern shore. The Marriott brand delivers through its five-star resort experience with full-service amenities to ensure that all your expectations are...

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The New Sandals Resorts – Luxury Included, All-Inclusive

The New Sandals Resorts – Luxury Included, All-Inclusive

Get Acquainted Sandals Resorts had its debut in 1981 in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Sandals is known as a resort for Honeymooners, Destination Weddings and Couples Fun. The first time I visited a Sandals Resort was in the early 2000’s and at that time it seemed to be 20-30...

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The Grand Jewel, Montego Bay

The Grand Jewel, Montego Bay

Five-Star Service Completes this Luxury All-Inclusive Gem Get Acquainted For couples in search of island luxury, the Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort and Spa is an all-inclusive suite resort set on it's own private beach in Montego Bay. The recently completed resort is...

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Moon Palace Cancun in Cancun, Mexico

Moon Palace Cancun in Cancun, Mexico

The Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort in Cancun, Mexico has everything you could possibly need or want during your perfect beach honeymoon from a 27-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, a world-class spa, and gourmet restaurants to the NOIR Nightclub, the FlowRider...

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Melia Braco Village, Rio Bueno, Trelawny Jamaica

Melia Braco Village, Rio Bueno, Trelawny Jamaica

Jamaican Home Away From Home   Get Acquainted Melia Braco Village in Jamaica is a quick 45-minute drive from the Montego Bay Airport and once you get there you will feel like you have found a new home. This boutique, all-inclusive, family-friendly resort is a perfect...

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Couples Tower Isle Resort, Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Couples Tower Isle Resort, Ocho Rios, Jamaica

A Private Island Sets this Couples Resort Apart From the Rest GET ACQUAINTED Ocho Rios is where Couples Tower Isle opened over 40 years ago as the flagship hotel of the four Couples Resort All-Inclusive Luxury brand. Initially, playground to the Hollywood rat-pack,...

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Foxfire – Exclusive Wedding Venue – Monkton, Maryland

Foxfire – Exclusive Wedding Venue – Monkton, Maryland

Enchanting, Private Horse Country Estate Offered as Exclusive Venue GET ACQUAINTED Tucked into the rolling hills of the historic horse country of Harford County, Maryland, is an enchanting private country estate, Foxfire, offering a manicured backdrop desirable for...

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ESPERANZA, AN AUBERGE RESORT, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

ESPERANZA, AN AUBERGE RESORT, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

“He Said, She Said” Same Great Place, Two Different Takes! By Cara Greenstein Get Acquainted Against the crashing shores of the Sea of Cortez sits the only private beach resort destination in Cabo San Lucas, Esperanza. The five-star Esperanza, An Auberge Resort,...

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Chileno Bay Resort & Residences, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Chileno Bay Resort & Residences, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

The mix of modern and rustic Mexican flavors and furnishings position Chileno Bay Resort & Residences as the hottest spot for contemporary travel. Approximately just one-year-old, the resort’s exquisite details and expansive architecture serve as the ideal Cabo San Lucas destination wedding backdrop – the organic white palette and natural ocean views manage to do the décor heavy-lifting for you! Chileno Bay’s lively atmosphere reflects the celebratory energy of couples and wedding parties from sunrise to dusk.

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Lotte New York Palace, New York City, New York

Lotte New York Palace, New York City, New York

A Fairytale Wedding Welcome to the Palace The Lotte New York Palace, a fairytale backdrop fit for a bride and groom’s magical happily ever after, resides on prominent Madison Avenue in the heart of New York City. The stunning property is beloved by New Yorkers and...

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Wyndham Grand Hotels, Galveston, Texas

Wyndham Grand Hotels, Galveston, Texas

Hotel Galvez & Spa a Wyndham Grand Hotel, Galveston, Texas Getting Acquainted They say everything in Texas is bigger and the gulf island of Galveston proves no exception, despite its diminutive size, with its quirky, larger than life personality and its huge role...

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The Road Less Traveled: 10 Unique Travel Destinations

The Road Less Traveled: 10 Unique Travel Destinations

Cuba: Cuba is a destination that should be on every traveler’s bucket list! Cuba is finally accessible to American travelers for the first time in decades due to the recent lift of confusing travel restrictions that used to be in place. With its colorful culture,...

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San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino  

San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino  

Condado Beach Weddings at San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino By Lynne Leonard Get Acquainted Condado Beach located on the Northeast corner of Puerto Rico is the ideal location for a destination wedding. A beautiful beach stretches along a trendy...

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El Conquistador & Las Casitas Village, Puerto Rico

El Conquistador & Las Casitas Village, Puerto Rico

“Above & Beyond” Is not a cliché here! By Lynn Walker Get Acquainted Located on the eastern tip of the island of Puerto Rico, you will find the El Conquistador Resort and Las Casitas Village, a Waldorf Astoria resort and a wonderland of endless fun, adventure,...

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Royalton Resort & Spa, St. Lucia

Royalton Resort & Spa, St. Lucia

Pitons, Pictures and Peace: Destination St. Lucia by Stacey Marcus Get Acquainted Couples looking for a remote and romantic destination to tie the knot should check out the picturesque Royalton Resort & Spa on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia. Lush and lovely,...

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The Bushcamp Company South Luangwa National Park, Zambia

The Bushcamp Company South Luangwa National Park, Zambia

Adventure Meets Romance On This Safari Adventure By Meghan Rabbitt Get Acquainted Imagine this: After a long journey to one of the most remote, under-visited national parks in Africa, you walk under a canopy of ebony and mahogany trees and settle into one of the 18...

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Reunion Resort, Orlando, Florida

Reunion Resort, Orlando, Florida

Celebrations at Reunion Resort: Bringing People Together By Rebecca Heine GET ACQUAINTED It may be hard to believe, but just a short 30-minute drive from some of the most popular tourist destinations in the US is the serene and luxurious Reunion Resort. Close enough...

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The Arch London Royal Wedding Special

The Arch London Royal Wedding Special

With the Royal Wedding just a few short months away (seriously, May is right around the corner), finding a hotel in London is getting harder and harder. If you are already in the U.K. or are planning to trek across the pond to join in on the festivities, time is of...

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13 Tips for your St. Helena Wedding

13 Tips for your St. Helena Wedding

Your Checklist to a Napa Valley Wedding Weekend by Sherra Meyers St. Helena is the Main Street for Napa Valley. In the center of wine country, you will find the perfect vineyard or winery setting for your wedding weekend. Try luscious gardens for outdoor nuptials, a...

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Snowmass Village, Colorado

Snowmass Village, Colorado

Love is Prevalent in the Rocky Mountains By Sherra Meyers    Situated in the Brush Creek Valley, at an elevation of about 8,200’ in the Rocky Mountains, sits the quaint town of Snowmass Village, Colorado. Whether you’re a summer or winter bride, Snowmass Village...

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Vacation with Live Well 30A

Vacation with Live Well 30A

By Lindsey Conrad Nabors Who's dreaming of beachside bliss? We certainly are and we're thinking of our favorite beach destinations in Santa Rosa, Florida. From the unique architecture, local charm and beautiful beaches, this is one of our top vacation destinations!...

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Old Edwards Inn & Spa, Highlands, North Carolina

Old Edwards Inn & Spa, Highlands, North Carolina

Step Into a Romantic Novel in Highlands, North Carolina By Sherra Meyers GET ACQUAINTED Located on the southwest plateau of the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina is a romantic storybook Inn just waiting to be read, or visited for the romantic at heart. Old...

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