Cayman island weddings have everything you need for a successful day, romantic Grand Cayman, great food and wines from all around the world, exotic flowers from right here on the island, and elegant gifts. If you're already married but still want the romance, consider a renewal vows ceremony on Grand Cayman.
As well, wedding packages can be organized through the various wedding planners on the islands and you're already there for your Grand Cayman honeymoon. A webcam, providing webstreaming of the celebration, can let the people back home who couldn't make it be part of your wedding on Grand Cayman.
It's easy to organize your big day. You can even do it yourself, thanks to the internet, but you may want to have a Cayman Island wedding planner helping out. That's where the list at the bottom of the page comes in.
Speaking of doing things yourself, every woman will need many useful bridal beauty tips on how to pull her look together on her special day. For great website providing an excellent wedding makeup application guide on how to increase your makeup's staying power, especially in a hot climate, visit Bridal Makeup Application Tips.
Our duty free jewelry stores page shows, there are even plenty of places to choose the rings -- if you've the courage to leave something so personal so late.
The minimum age for a legal marriage in the Cayman Islands is 16 but that requires the consent of the father or legal guardian (unless you've been married before). You have to be 18 to marry without consent.
As well, Grand Cayman Island weddings must take place between 6am and 8pm and have two witnesses other than the marriage officer. You can, of course, be married on the beach, beach weddings in Grand Cayman are very popular, or even have an underwater wedding at Grand Cayman -- as well as all the usual places, like churches, hotels, homes or, with Cayman weather being so pleasant, the great outdoors.
Being married outdoors and especially on the beach can have the added advantage of a free glorious Cayman sunset as a backdrop to your photos. Not surprisingly, this too is a popular choice.
But any time of the day or year, you'll get free Cayman flowers growing everywhere around the island and especially at the resorts.
Where might you get married on Grand Cayman? Most resorts, of course, but if you're longing for that beautiful outdoor location here's a list of popular places:
Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park, see our Botanic Park page.
Another idea for your wedding, to make it an extra bit special, is to include horse riding into your big day.
If you're looking for some ideas for your wedding, My Wedding Reception Planning is a great guide to help you with your wedding and wedding reception planning. This site not only provides information, tips and advice to plan your wedding and reception but also requests audience participation with surveys and special invitations to voice opinions and bridal plans and problems.
And you don't have to stay on the islands to get married in Grand Cayman. Provided you plan ahead, using the phone and internet or using some of the many wedding planners in Grand Cayman, you can leave your cruise ship in the morning single and climb back on that same evening married.
The Cayman Government provides a free guide called "Getting Married in The Cayman Islands", which you can order by calling (345) 949-8092.
And here are some more people who help with Cayman island weddings:
Cayman Distributors, (345) 945-2222 or www.caymandistributors.com, for the champagne
ebt (Every Bloomin' Thing), (345) 945-1701 or www.ebt.com, for the flowers (not the free ones in your photos)
Octopus Event Management, (345) 946-0275 or www.octopus-events.com, can provide full-service beach weddings.
www.davidwolfephotography.com, (345) 916-4146, probably the best known Grand Cayman photographer, does wedding photography.
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