Category: Caribbean

2015 St. Lucia Jazz Festival Stellar Lineup

Categories: Caribbean, Locations

The 24th Annual Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival has a stellar line up. Head down to the island of love between April 30 – May 10, 2015 and catch a show or two on the infamous Pigeon Island. Internationally renowned performers taking center stage this year include singer/songwriter Robin Thicke, two-time Grammy winner Jon Secada, Jamaican reggae musician and actor Jimmy Cliff, Latin sensation Read More »

20 February 2015 | No Comments

Grand Experience with IBEROSTAR

Categories: Caribbean

Have you experienced the Grand Experience yet? As part of Iberostar Hotels & Resorts The Grand Collection, guests will have a total personal and intimate experience. The hotel is at your service during your entire trip from the moment you walk onto the property. Iberostar has really dedicated itself to ensuring that all guests staying at a resort in their Grand Collection are really able to Read More »

22 April 2013 | No Comments

Solmaz and Nick’s Destination Wedding in Nassau, Bahamas

Categories: Caribbean, Real Weddings

Bahamas is such a beautiful backdrop for hosting a destination wedding. The beaches on most of the islands are soft pink or sugar-white — a perfect location for a beach wedding. Solmaz and Nick chose Bahamas as their wedding destination and we are here to share their beautiful photos care of Mario Nixon Photography. The couple wed at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Nassau and they Read More »

06 July 2012 | 6 Comments

Parrot Cay – Beyond Paradise

Categories: Caribbean

What does it mean to you to truly escape? Here’s one scenario: After a long and busy day at the office, do you dream of lying on a beach with the warm sun hugging your body, sipping a cool cocktail and enjoying some true peace and quiet? For most busy professionals, this is merely a daydream, but for soon to be honeymooners, a possible reality on the horizon. While many Caribbean islands and Read More »

16 November 2011 | No Comments

Rock Cottage Aerial View

Rock Cottage Really IS Special

Categories: Caribbean

I travel often for work, but funny enough, I hardly ever vacation. So when it came time to take a few steps away from life and slow down, unplug (it is possible!) and enjoy a relaxing vacation, we chose Antigua. I had the pleasure of staying at the famous Rock Cottage at Blue Waters Resort… a special place, indeed. Nestled into a dramatic rock outcrop overlooking the turquoise blue water, the Read More »

02 January 2011 | 1 Comment

Blue Waters, Antigua

Categories: Caribbean, Destination Weddings

One of our newest Caribbean resort partners is the elegant Blue Waters Resort in Antigua. It’s an intimate British-Colonial style boutique property for couples and groups looking for that timeless Caribbean charm for their perfect destination wedding location. The resort lies on a secluded cove, covering 17 acres of lush tropical gardens. Blue Waters has a long-standing tradition of welcoming hospitality Read More »

12 May 2010 | 3 Comments

LUXE at the Wedding Co. Show & Cayman Islands Event

Categories: Caribbean, Weddings

The ladies at LUXE just wanted to say thank you to all the brides that came to visit us last weekend at the beautiful Wedding Co. show that took place at The Carlu. We were thrilled by the turnout and enthusiasm of 2010’s brides and grooms. It’s going to be a bright year ahead. The show was filled with some incredible vendors from all over the city, and the booth design was spectacular! Read More »

25 January 2010 | 1 Comment

Viceroy Anguilla – New LUXE hotspot!

Categories: Beach Wedding, Caribbean

The Viceroy Anguilla is a work of art in the Caribbean. It’s positioned brilliantly on the island of Anguilla because there is really nothing like it around, so repeat visitors who like the more traditional Caribbean charm of properties like Cap Juluca or Cuisinart will not feel like the competition has moved in to conquer – although I’m sure many will be wooed by her charm – I know I was! For Read More »

24 November 2009 | 4 Comments

The Caves

Categories: Caribbean, Jamaica

One of my favourite hotels in the world is The Caves in Negril, Jamaica. It’s a perfect place for an all-property buyout (think: total privacy and a resort all to yourself!) and a romantic, unique wedding choice for couples seeking something a bit different than the norm. The Caves is part of the Island Outpost family of hotels and it’s charming, quirky and the farthest thing from mass market. Perched Read More »

13 October 2009 | No Comments

The 2010 Top 10 Destination Wedding Hotels List

Categories: Caribbean, Destinations, Mexico

Drum roll please….. LUXE Destination Weddings is pleased to announce it’s list for the Top 10 Romantic Destination Wedding hotels for 2010 (some are slated to open soon… but not soon enough in our opinion). In no particular order, these properties all have unique characteristics and are set in gorgeous locales. Viceroy – Anguilla Azul Fives – Riviera Maya, Mexico Jumby Bay – Antigua Kamalame Read More »

26 August 2009 | 10 Comments

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Luxury Wedding Symposium in Grand Cayman

Categories: Caribbean, Destination Weddings

Just over a month ago, we returned from the Ritz Carlton in Grand Cayman from a luxury wedding business symposium called Engage!09 (hosted by the fabulous Rebecca Grinnals and Katherine Arce), and spent a few days among some of the wedding industry “greats” like designer extraordinaire, Preston Bailey; cake guru, Sylvia Weinstock; and the editorial director of Martha Stewart Weddings, Darcy Miller Read More »

07 August 2009 | No Comments