Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar & US Dollar
Flight time: 12 hours from Johannesburg
If you're looking for a destination to get married that is awash with stunning beaches, spectacular scenery and its fair share of history and culture, then why not consider St. Lucia. Forests dominate the mountains and the smell of jasmine and orchids fills the air. It's not difficult to see why weddings abroad in St. Lucia are so popular and whether you fancy getting married in a church or a botanical garden; anything is possible in St. Lucia. With plenty of stunning national parks, botanical gardens, hotel resorts and gorgeous beaches, there are a multitude of locations where you could host your reception once you have exchanged your vows and your special day will be truly unforgettable.
It's easy to get married on St. Lucia and a local solicitor on the island can make the application for you, direct to the Attorney General or Notary. The cost of a Special Licence, if you're getting married in under 7 days is EC$540 which is reduced to EC$ 335 if you can plan your wedding 7 days or more after your arrival. Other costs are a registration fee of EC$100 and a Licence fee of EC$8. You will need a valid passport and full birth certificate. For more information visit http://www.islandbrides.com/destination/St+Lucia/requirements/26/