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Your wedding planning journey consists of many elements that tie together to make your wedding day a special occasion to cherish forever. Between picking out a wedding planner, choosing the venue, the dress, and cuisine, these decisions will come together beautifully to create a harmonious wedding. Another exciting experience along with your wedding, is celebrating your last moments being a single woman before you say “I do”! Bringing your closest girlfriends together and having one last hoorah before your big day is a special moment for both you and those who have been by your side throughout your wedding planning journey. If you are unsure of where to start, below is a list of the top destinations for your bachelorette weekend. Whether you want to keep it sweet and simple or exciting and tropical, Weddings in Athens will help you decide what may suit you best.

Charleston, South Carolina

If you are looking for somewhere closer to Athens, but far enough to have a sweet getaway for you and the girls, Charleston could be a wonderful choice for you. Buzzing with beautiful nightlife and refreshing beaches, this town has plenty for you and your friends to do, and would make for a spectacular bachelorette weekend. Charleston has a variety of rooftop restaurants and plenty of lively places to celebrate.

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If you have never traveled to Chicago, but have always wanted to, doing so for your bachelorette weekend is a perfect time for your first experience of the brilliant atmosphere this city has to offer.

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Las Vegas

A classic weekend getaway to Las Vegas is always a go-to option when thinking about your bachelorette celebrations. With electric energy and unique places to visit, Las Vegas will be sure to highlight your special weekend and allow you and your gal-pals to have a one of a kind adventure.

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Los Angeles

Between Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and more, the possibilities in Los Angeles are never ending. Take your girls celebrity sightseeing, visit the Santa Monica Pier, or take a stroll down Hollywood Boulevard. Here, you can have the experience of a lifetime and maybe spot Leonardo Dicaprio on the way.

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Miami is a perfect destination for your bachelorette weekend if you’re looking for some fun in the sun and to relax on the beach. Take a trip down to South Florida and enjoy a multitude of fresh seafood and a rejuvenating yet exciting weekend getaway.

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Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville is the heart of country music and so much more. Take a stroll down Broadway and visit the tasteful restaurants, bars, and unique gift shops. Here, you can enjoy live music almost anywhere you go, and will be sure to have a fantastic experience soaking up the lively atmosphere as you dance the night away.

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New York City

Known as one of the most magical places in all of the United States, New York City is truly the city that never sleeps. There are endless possibilities to do while you are here, and you will never run out of places to visit. Take a trip to the Empire State Building and Central Park during the day, and walk along Times Square while feeling the buzz of the nightlife as you pick up some ice cream from a local street vendor.

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New Orleans

Another classic location for your bachelorette getaway is New Orleans. Celebrate your weekend by visiting Jackson Square, and learn about the unique history of this wonderful place. Top off your nights by eating delicious Cajun cuisines and walking along Bourbon Street.

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European Getaway

If you are looking to take your bachelorette weekend out of the country, Europe is always a wonderful choice. From Paris, to Rome, to London, and more, a European getaway will be an experience to cherish and look back on forever. Attend a wine testing in the North of France and end your week tasting original Italian cuisines from local restaurants. The possibilities and experiences are endless.

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Cancún, Mexico

If you want to get out of the country for your special weekend with your girls, but maybe not as far as Europe, Cancún is a fun, exciting, and tropical option for you. Stay at an all-inclusive resort and enjoy the beautiful beaches as you relax and unwind before your wedding day. 

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic 

Punta Cana is also a tropical location that offers all-inclusive resorts for you to enjoy a full vacay experience. With clear waters and gorgeous beaches, you will have the time of your life staying in the Domican.

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Hopefully this list of top destinations for your bachelorette weekend gave you a few ideas on where to begin looking. No matter where you choose, it will be a getaway to remember. For more posts related to top honeymoon destinations, tips on planning your wedding, and more, be sure to check them out here at Weddings In Athens.

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