An ocean cruise is an adventure on a boat or ship, usually taken for pleasure or vacation, where you sail about an area without a precise destination. Cruise ships are usually large and luxurious, with the amenities and comforts of usual travel destinations such as restaurants, clubs, gyms and pools, shopping, spas and theaters.
Many couples are choosing a cruise wedding or honeymoon as their celebratory vacation destination. There are many beautiful, exotic travel destinations to choose from, such as the Caribbean, the Mediterranean, Mexico, South America, Alaska and Baltic Sea. Cruises allow couples and their guests to explore a number of amazing places, offering culture, history and sightseeing. The top ten cruise destinations of 2016 include Cuba, Cartagena, Colombia, the Canary Islands, the Dalmatian Coast, Kotor- Montegegro, Istanbul, Rome, Florence, Trujillo- Honduras, and Bequia- Grenadines. There are endless choices, various cruise types and limitless customizable options for every wedding party.
All-inclusive cruise packages are great ideas for weddings or wedding parties. Many cruise companies offer wedding packages which can include delicious gourmet catering, a cruise to a destination of your choice, licensed and uniformed crew, a professional DJ and sound system, cake and cake cutting service, seat covers, linens, cutlery, plates and stemware, rehearsal time, customized wedding planning and ceremony setup including red carpet and a bridal arch.
Travel agents can help you plan your perfect cruise wedding or honeymoon. Giving your guests advanced notice will ensure everyone you wish to attend can budget accordingly, since cruise weddings are on the higher price range for weddings. Organize it during a time of year where you feel confident your closest friends and family can take time off of their busy lives to attend. Group travel packages can also help decrease the overall cost by offering reduced rates for multiple families.