Are there really any best places to propose? The honest answer is probably not. Whether you’re on a beach in Maui or in your living room, the moment between the two of you is what matters most. But there are some great perks to getting engaged abroad. Not only does it mean that you don’t have to worry about engagement announcements right away, but it also allows you to experience something entirely new together. And if you’re looking for creative proposal ideas, getting engaged in a destination that excites you both adds a whole new element.
You don’t necessarily have to leave the country. Yes, there are some perfect destinations in Central America, Europe, and Asia, but there are also destinations you can likely drive to if you’re looking for a more affordable option. And if you pick a gorgeous location for your proposal, you could even consider getting your engagement photos done while you’re there. We spoke to 12 couples who got engaged in destinations inside (and far outside) the U.S.
Not only do all of them sound exquisite, they might help you start planning if you’re looking for unique ways to propose. Here’s what the couples had to say: