Destination Weddings in the US Virgin Islands
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Why Here?The U.S. Virgin Islands are some of the most lovely and hassle-free places to have a Caribbean destination wedding. The U.S. dollar is the official currency, so there's no problem with exchanging money or fluctuating currency, and the air routes are some of the most competitive, which means that airfare is reasonable.
What to Know
Necessary documents: Driver's licenses or passports; proof of divorce or death certificate of former spouse/s (if applicable); letter accompanying application for marriage stating date of visit, length of stay, and preferred wedding date if having ceremony performed by a judge
Note: Application must be received at least 2 weeks prior to the wedding and couples must pay a $50 license fee. No blood tests are required.
For More Info: USVI Division of Tourism (800) 372-8784; Territorial Court, St. Thomas and St. John, (340) 774-6680; Territorial Court, St. Croix, (340) 778-9750; or usvitourism.vi
Crystal Vandegrift is a wedding photographer covering Virginia, D.C. NC and Maryland.