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Royal Caribbean Offers Bahamas Wedding at Sea

 

Royal Caribbean International Cruise Line is now offering couples the opportunity to have their Bahamas wedding at sea.  Be sure and watch the video below of Allure of the Seas 7-Night Caribbean Cruise to get a feel of the cruise experience.

Bahamas wedding at sea

The cruise line announced in a press release that it has been cleared by the Bahamas Government to legally offer weddings and vow renewal ceremonies aboard its ships while at sea. 

Bahamas wedding at sea

According to Royal Caribbean…

Brides and grooms will be married in a manner that is legally recognized by the Bahamas through the newly passed Marriage Act, which allows for marriages while in international waters.

Royal Caribbean Bahamas Wedding at Sea

Royal Caribbean Bahamas wedding at sea will be promoted as The Sweethearts at Seas and is now available to be booked for cruises starting January 1, 2013.

The Bahamas wedding at sea packages will include ceremony performed by the ship’s Captain, a groom’s boutonniere, a rose bouquet for the bride, freshly-made cake, recorded music and a live soloist during ceremony, wine at the ceremony, dinner for the bride and groom at an on board specialty restaurant, photography services, plus champagne and strawberries in the couple’s stateroom.

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About Royal Caribbean International

Royal Caribbean International is a Norwegian and American cruise line brand based in Miami, Florida and owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.. With 22 ships in service under, it controls a 17% share of the world cruise market.  All ships under the Royal Caribbean International brand have names ending in “of the Seas” since 1991. Sister brands are Celebrity Cruises, Azamara Cruises, Pullmantur and CDF Croisières de France.

Bahamas wedding packages

While I am sure that a Bahamas wedding at sea is a wonderful experience you are not limited to having your wedding at see as there a variety of Bahamas wedding packages available to make your wedding a memorable and unforgettable one.

Bahamas wedding planner

The Time May Just Be Right For Your Bahamas Wedding

Bahamas wedding officiant - Glenn Ferguson

Bahamas Wedding Officiant

 

Thinking about a Bahamas wedding then the time may just be right for your Bahamas wedding.  As the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism have announced All inclusive deal that feature most of the major islands of The Bahamas.

And these all inclusive arrangement means that your Bahamas wedding can be in almost any island of your choosing. As there is sure to be a package that will fit your Bahamas destination wedding budget.

Bahamas Wedding Promotion

The islands included in the promotion are:

  1. Grand Bahama, which has some five hotels, 21 restaurants and 50 destination activities in its Club Grand Bahama package.
  2. Abaco, which has accommodations starting at a low $159 per night.
  3. Acklins & Crooked, these twin island are being billed as an opportunity for relaxation in ultimate seclusion
  4. Andros, the largest of the islands and home to one of the world’s largest barrier reef is also known for its Bone fishing, crabs and caves networks
  5. Cat Island, where Sammy T’s and Fernandez Bay are the toast of the island but you do not want to miss the surrounding cays and bluffs.
  6. Exuma, with its extensive network of breathtaking cays is the boaters paradise.
  7. Long Island, like its name suggest is long and a joy to explore.

And you can use this link – Everything But The Crowds In All -Inclusive Deals Offered Throughout The Islands of The Bahamas to get all the details of how you can make your dream Bahamas wedding a reality.

Glenn S. Ferguson is your Bahamas Wedding Officiant at Bahamas Destination Wedding – Helping You To Create Your Memorable Bahamas Wedding.

Just email any question you may have to glenn@bahamasdestinationwedding.org or Call or WhatsApp 1-242-395-8495

Book Your Bahamas Officiant Now

Wedding Planners Institute of Canada Wedding Conference In The Bahamas

The 6th annual Wedding Conference of the Wedding Planners Institute of Canada got started in The Bahamas with a welcome reception at the Atlantis Cove pool side on November 1st.

The Conference which will run for four days with some eight professional seminar sessions held at three destination resorts in Nassau marks the second time that the conference is being held in a warm weather destination and its first time in The Bahamas.

Wedding Planners Institute of Canada Welcome Reception

Sentor Hon. Vincent Vanderpool Wallace, Bahamas Minister of Tourism

Sentor Hon. Vincent Vanderpool Wallace, Bahamas Minister of Tourism

In welcoming the participants to the Bahamas the Minister of Tourism, Senator  The Hon. Vincent Vanderpool Wallace said that “There are some fundamental things about The Bahamas that makes it the ideal location for destination weddings. Number one is that people love islands and The Bahamas has more islands than all the rest of the Caribbean combined; and more beaches than all the Caribbean combined; and we have more territorial water than all the islands in the Caribbean. Also the clearest water in the world.  The combination of these things is why people come to The Bahamas for weddings and honeymoons.”

Wedding Planners Institute of Canada Conference Guest Speaker

The conference’s participants represent wedding professional from across the United States, Canada and the Caribbean, including The Bahamas.  Conference participants will hear from world renowned presenters including Colin Cowie, the author of eight books and possibly the most famous event planner in the world.

Colin Cowie being interviewed at the opening reception of the conference.

In speaking about the conference Mr. Cowie says that his presentation will focus on more on the customer relation side of the wedding business as he feel customer service is the key to achieving a competitive edge in this industry and economy.

Win a wedding in the Bahamas

 

Win a wedding in the Bahamas

You can win a wedding in the Bahamas but you have got to hurry as the contest ends February 26, 2011.

And all you have to do is answer  the question  – Who did Penelope Cruz marry in her July 2010 Bahamas wedding?

Not only do you get to have your wedding in the Bahamas but you get to how a free honeymoon in the Bahamas as well.

As your prize includes a seven-night stay at the super-luxury resort  Sandals Emerald Bays in Great Exuma on an all-inclusive package.

The total cost of the wedding and honeymoon package – £ 8,000

So hurry on over to News Of The World and wins not only a wedding in the Bahamas but a Bahamas honeymoon as well courtesy of Sandals Resorts and the Bahamas Tourist Office.

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Destination Wedding Inspiration from around the Bahamas

Destination Wedding Inspiration from Around the Bahamas!

 

The Bahamas is just abuzz with activity this wedding season so this week I am sharing with some of these Bahamas weddings in what I am calling Destination Wedding Inspiration from Around the Bahamas!

Destination Wedding Inspiration from around the BahamasWho know this may just become a weekly feature so be sure to keep on stopping by because you do not want to miss the excitement. But for now be inspired by these five Bahamas weddings.

Destination Wedding Inspiration from Around the Bahamas!

There continues to be real excitement about the recent Bahamas 16 Islands Wedding Invitation promotion. The promotion allowed 16 UK couple to win an all expense paid wedding in the Bahamas for them and two guest.  The wedding took place on 16 islands of the Bahamas simultaneously on May 16.  

We are featuring two of the of lucky couples’ weddings from this promotion. 

Wedding High Bahamas Wedding Inspiration

First there is Jill and Phillip’s enjoying their “Barefoot Lovers Bliss” themed wedding on one of the most historic islands of the Bahamas Eleuthera. The island was names some three hundred years ago by a group of English pilgrims, who landed there seeking religious freedom. 

Now it’s Jill and Phillip’s turn to experience this freedom as they are lifted by love and the gentle tropical Bahamas breeze –  Wedding High

Destination wedding inspiration

Courtesy Sara & Rock

Next there is Adele and John’ s Royal Bliss theme wedding at the Augustinian cloister on Paradise Island. Surrounded by a lush tropical garden and being romantically messaged by the cool tropical ocean breeze. You just have to see this wedding dress  – Wedding High

Bahamas Photographer Wedding Inspiration

Jennifer and Brian celebrated their wedding vows in the evening by the waters edge then enjoyed the brilliant Bahamas sunset. They even had some unexpected local guest join the party – Bahamas Photographer

Bahamas Destination Wedding Inspiration

Check out Suzanne and Zac turning Harbour Island into a street party as they celebrated with Junkanoo and conch salad.  Real colourful too with the bright turquoise bridesmaids dresses and flowering bougainvillea. This wedding got two features and you are going to love em both — Sara & Rocky  & Style Me Pretty

Sarah & Bruce elopement in Freeport and had their intimate wedding ceremony on Taino Beach. You are going to love these pictures – Destination Inspirations

Be sure and let me know what you think these destination wedding inspiration from around the Bahamas by leaving a comment below…

 

Bahamas feeling the impact of Hurricane Irene

Hurricane Irene is now a category 3 storm and impacting the islands of the Bahamas.

Bahamas Beach Wedding

Bahamas Beach Wedding

And will be affecting the islands for the next two day with no island being spared the impact of hurricane.

The presence of the hurricane will certainly impact the destination wedding plans for person hoping to have their wedding this week and maybe for the next few weeks depending on the amount of damage that Irene inflicts.

Those who are already in the Bahamas need not be too worried as all of the major resort and hotels are well prepared to withstand the impacts of hurricane Irene.

If your wedding is being impacted by Hurricane Irene share your story with us by leave a comment below.

And if you would like to track the progress of Hurricane Irene as it makes its track through the Bahamas, here is a link to The Weather Channel

 

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