Costa Rica has been recognized as the top destination for weddings in Latin America in The Knot Market Intelligence: 2012 Destination Weddings Study, capturing 36 percent of the vote for first place. The Wall Street Journal reports that “The Costa Rica brand” is exciting, adventurous, tropical and sexy. North American and European couples see this tropical paradise as a romantic, adventurous wedding destination, where getting married at the foot of a volcano, beneath the palms of a white sand beach, or in the heart of the rainforest, are perfect backdrops for starting a new life together.
One of the areas that is mentioned is Manuel Antonio which is located right in the middle of a tropical rain forest with beautiful beaches. Here is an area that caters to all tastes. Located only 20 minutes by plane from the capital or 2 1/2 hours on a scenic highway. There are lots of choices to have your reception from boutique hotels to a beachfront villa. Read the rest of the wedding article here