Cupid's Pulse Article: Kelly Rowland Marries Tim Witherspoon in Costa RicaCupid's Pulse Article: Kelly Rowland Marries Tim Witherspoon in Costa Rica

By Courtney Omernick

Wedding bells were in the air last week for Destiny’s Child singer, Kelly Rowland, according to Rowland and her boyfriend/manager, Tim Witherspoon, wed on May 9 in beautiful Costa Rica. The couple’s guest list rounded out to about 30 people, including Beyonce and her sister Solange, according to

Where are three tropical paradises that make a good wedding venue?

Cupid’s Advice:

With a lot of celebrities getting married in remote, tropical locations as opposed to churches and courthouses, your interest in an outdoor, luxurious wedding may have been piqued. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Below are three tropical paradises that make great wedding venues:

1. Aruba: One of the main reasons why this island makes for a great wedding venue is because of its predictable weather. Aruba presents a dry climate and it’s outside of the hurricane belt, so you can expect sunshine all year round! Once on the island, specific destinations to consider are the Divi group, which is all-inclusive for families and budget conscious, or the Bucuti and Tara beach resorts for its “adults only” spin.

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2. Cancun/Riviera Maya: Because of the ecological diversity in this Mexican region, there are multiple, beautiful locations for weddings beyond the beaches. The historic Mayan ruins and lush rainforests can also create a picturesque ceremony. But, if you’re looking for specifics, Dreams Puerto Aventuras is perfect for families, while Secrets Capri Riviera Cancun works wonders for an adult-only, all-inclusive event.

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3. The Bahamas: If you’re looking for that scenic, tropical spot to exchange nuptials, The Bahamas certainly has enough of those. However, the most popular wedding destination in the Bahamas is on Paradise Island where you can find the famous Atlantis Resort. The Atlantis Resort is known to be the ideal venue for groups and families.

What other tropical paradises do you think would make great wedding destinations? Leave your answers in the comments section!