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Custom Map

Illustrated maps of your destination wedding location are more than just pretty, they are also helpful. Once you send out your destination wedding save the dates, your guests will want to start arranging travel info and booking their hotel. Highlight your wedding venue, as well as other neighborhood notables, so your guests can figure out where they want to stay.

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destination wedding save the date decorated with Mexican woven blanket design
Photo: JP Stationery

Stylish Hint

Having a Mexican destination wedding, but your theme isn't over-the-top fiesta? Give a stylish hint to your theme, such as with this save the date accented with woven blanket stripes. It will let your guests know to get ready for an unforgettable Mexican holiday.

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Tropical Flowers

Many destination weddings are in tropical locales. For your Hawaiian destination wedding save the dates, find a beautiful floral design (such as this one with hibiscus) to get your family and friends excited about their upcoming vacation.

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beachy postcard save the date
Photo: Factorymade

Simple Postcard

When you are hosting a destination wedding, you need to be just as budget conscious as you would for a more traditional event. Send out darling postcards like these and save a bit on printing and postage.

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Boarding Pass

Let your nearest and dearest know that it's time to cash in their frequent flier miles! This adorable boarding pass-inspired save the date is a fun way to announce your destination wedding.

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City Skyline

Of course, not all destination weddings take place on a beach. If your wedding will be hosted in the heart of your favorite city, find destination wedding save the dates with an illustration or picture of the skyline (this example showcases Chicago).

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Flight Path

A map save the date like this one shows that you plan on escaping your own home state for a different landscape. This invitation shows the tiny red string leading to Colorado from Florida.

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elegant save the date with tropical Art Deco design
Photo: Hello Tenfold

Subtle Elegance

Many couples love the idea of a destination wedding, but don't want a travel theme for their event. Instead, elevate the decor with a sophisticated interpretation. This Art Deco tropical motif would be a beautiful save the date for a Bahamas event.

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Luggage Tag

We love save the dates in interesting shapes. This luggage tag option could actually be flipped over and used as a luggage tag, or even as a handy bookmark for a novel in a carry-on.

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International Destinations

Some destinations require even more advance notice than others. If your family and friends will need their passports, you need to give them as much notice as possible. International weddings can be so much fun, but also require a bunch of prep work. This London save the date, with its enchanting illustration and impeccable typography, is a thoughtful way to invite your guests.