Destination vows

As any bride knows, planning a wedding is a stressful time. From the cake to the flowers and centerpieces to the venue and music choices, a bride can get overstressed. Maybe getting away is the key to a stress-free wedding.

As any bride knows, planning a wedding is a stressful time. From the cake to the flowers and centerpieces to the venue and music choices, a bride can get overstressed. Maybe getting away is the key to a stress-free wedding.

Local travel agent Jan Schneller of Lake Cable Travel gave us the top-10 places to which Stark Countians travel for destination weddings.

1. Cancun/Riviera Maya
2. Punta Cana
3. Jamaica
4. Hawaii
5. Las Vegas
6. Puerto Vallarta
7. Cabo San Lucas
8. St. Thomas
9. Nassau
10. Italy

Where would you go?

We asked on Facebook where readers would go or have been for destination weddings.

Carrie Glew Duvall: Just got married in key west last summer
Andrea Schneider Craig: Paris hotel, las Vegas! It was a beautiful ceremony and we had about 50 people attend! 11yrs ago!
Karen Vrabec: My husband and I were married on Virginia Beach almost 17 years ago!
Jill Edick Vogel: Friends of mine were married on Sanibel Island. It was gorgeous!
Sarah Crisp Fogel: I had mine in St Lucia…. Amazing!!
Vivian Paxos Brinkman: My brother/sis in law. They went to St Thomas. I have to say it was pretty AMAZING!! (we got to go)
Kitty White Caughey: Lake Tahoe Nevada on a snowboarding trip! It was perfect!
Linda Petry Butler: My son went to the Smokey Mountains…beautiful! My niece went to St. Pete’s Beach in Florida and got married on the beach just before sunset. The pictures were so beautiful they almost didn’t look real.
Frances Jervis: Went to a destination wedding on Bald Head Island. Beautiful chapel on a small, quiet and quaint island.
David Morgan: Several years ago, I officiated at a wedding in the Evangelical-Reformed Church of Schuttorf, Germany.
Katie Arnold Kark: Onesta
Kelly Simonis: Hawaii!!
Carly Seemann: After discovering the cost-friendly wedding packages, Vegas sounds pretty great!
Kuceyeski Photography: Maui!

Where to buy

The Repository
Select Rite Aid Stores
Spee-D Foods
Buehler's Fresh Foods
Fishers Foods, including 44th Street NW, Tuscarawas St. W, Fulton Drive, Lincoln Way E. and Cleveland Ave. NW locations
Aultman Hospital Gift Shop
Mercy Medical Center Gift Shop
Gervasi Vineyard Marketplace
Carpe Diem Coffee Shop, downtown Canton and Belden Village Mall locations
News Depot
Avenue Arts Marketplace
Yum Yum Tree Alliance
Grapes in a Glass