Summer Classics: 6 Sublime Wedding Spots

A Beach Plum Inn wedding makes the most of Martha's Vineyard sunsets.

When you’re inviting people to dig into their savings and possibly upend their vacation plans in order to attend your destination wedding, there’s a good chance you’ll meet a few pockets of resistance. The remedy is to choose a destination that fulfills all the holiday fantasies—remarkable scenery, comfy accommodations, and food worth writing home about. My […] Read more »

Summer Style Guide: 8 Iconic Spots for a Beach Wedding

The Grand Hotel's wedding-worthy front porch, Mackinac Island, Michigan

Summertime weddings and beaches go hand in hand, and my most recent article for observer.com features eight U.S. spots ideal for seaside vows. They range from a sophisticated hotel in the Hamptons that feels like an artsy house party to Michigan’s most famous waterside venue, where you can marry on the world’s longest front porch. With gorgeous ceremony options and reception […] Read more »

Destination wedding adds up to free honeymoon nights at Hyatt hotels

There’s nothing like free honeymoon nights to help couples decide they picked the right hotel for their destination wedding. The nice people at Andaz West Hollywood, in the Los Angeles area, have been telling us about just such a deal offered by participating Hyatt hotels worldwide, of which they are one. The deal is that […] Read more »

Five special touches that take your wedding over the top, from a popular California resort

L'Auberge Del Mar terrace

You’ve got your basic vendors and details worked out. Now it’s time to have fun with additions that will push your destination wedding over the top. Allison Patt, Director of Romance at L’Auberge Del Mar, a popular destination wedding hotel on the ocean in Del Mar, California, just north of San Diego, says she encourages […] Read more »