North America is one of the only continents that literally covers every climactic zone: barren deserts, breathtaking mountain ranges, beautiful beaches, lush forests and jungles, all the way up to the harsh, snowy wilderness of Canada. From weddings in Mexico to Las Vegas, the kaleidoscope of different cultures, food and cities mean there’s something for everyone. So whether you’d prefer to have your wedding in the slow lane or the fast lane, this jaw-dropping continent will have something to whet your appetite – of that we have no doubt.
Some of the world’s most famous sights lie in America’s ‘Golden State’ – California. From the sun-drenched Mojave desert and Death Valley and the natural wilderness of the Sierra Nevada, to cosmopolitan Los Angeles – the entertainment capital of the world and the legendary Pacific Coast Highway, a California wedding is truly out of this world. California wedding destinations also include the glitz and glitter of Hollywood and San Francisco’s breathtaking Golden Gate Bridge. With a diverse range of landscapes and romantic backdrops, your wedding dreams will come alive in the Golden State.
If you want to have a romantic taste of the Caribbean and Mexico, but get married in the USA, the ‘Sunshine State’ is the state for you. From the tropical Everglades and Universal Studios in Orlando, to the famous shores of Miami and Daytona Beach, getting married in Florida is an unmissable experience. With never-ending sunshine, palm trees, golden sand beaches, state-of-the-art theme parks and museums, Florida Keys weddings are sure to set sparks flying for you and your partner.
Not only is ‘Sin City’ the ‘entertainment capital of the world’, it is also the ‘wedding capital of the world’. Famed for its glitz and glamour, Las Vegas is full of dazzling casinos, world class shows, incredible gastronomy and fashion outlets. Situated in the sizzling Nevada desert and only five hours drive away from the Grand Canyon, it is packed with its infamous Las Vegas wedding chapels too. If you fancy getting hitched Las Vegas wedding style, the ‘Strip’ definitely has something for everybody.
The stomping grounds of sombreros, tequila and tacos, choosing to have your wedding in Mexico is not a decision you will regret. From the shimmering coastline of Baja California to the Mesoamerican Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico is full of treasures. Love will certainly blossom being surrounded by the sun-kissed beaches of Isla Mujeres and rich Mayan ruins, such as the world renowned Chichen Itza. With year-round warm weather and authentic food with idyllic beaches, it’s no surprise that weddings in Mexico consistently rank among the top wedding destinations in North America.
Getting married in New York, the city that never sleeps, will be nothing short of magical. From the enchanting Hudson River and spectacular Broadway, to the sensational Empire State Building and Times Square, New York is the concrete jungle where wedding dreams are made of. With stunning backdrops such as Central Park, Brooklyn Bridge, and the Statue of Liberty, New York weddings are full of romantic and endless possibilities. The Big Apple certainly lives up to its reputation.
Wyoming, Utah and Colorado
If you’re thinking of heading to Western America to tie the knot then you’ll be spoilt with choice. Whether it’s Wyoming, Utah or Colorado you choose the breathtaking rocky mountains and rustic ranches make for a stunning backdrop for your wedding ceremony. Saying I Do among the snowy peaks of the Aspen mountains for a winter wedding or a hot summer affair in the canyons of south west Utah your guests will be taken aback by the natural beauty, making your wedding truly unforgettable.