Here are a few of our top tips for planning a dream destination wedding that will help make your plans easy and breezy. Are you a chill, beachy bride, or more of a European city chick? Tip one, set a budget to help pick the perfect location for your dream wedding. Once you select the location, consider and check the travel availability of your family and close friends. For a more type A bride, create a shared google spreadsheet listing potential dates to gauge guest responses and select a date that is best for most people. After the date and location are set, crunch the numbers to see if you are staying in budget!! When in doubt, consult a wedding planner who specializes in destination weddings. A professional perspective is a great help in the long distance planning process. For the fun stuff and the icing on the cake, research local trends, wedding customs, get inspired, hit up Pinterest, make your wedding unique and personal. Wherever you are headed, don't forget to pack the sunscreen!