It's here - the first Brides pick of the very best spots to get married abroad. If you're even thinking about hopping on a flight to say 'I do', don't book it without consulting this guide.

Amanda Pratt

We've given you our 70 best UK and Ireland venues, now here are 30 of the prettiest global locations. After all, we know that 18% of Brides readers get hitched on sunnier shores!

Will it be a classic château in France, or a chic villa in Italy? A patch of paradise in the Maldives, or a fabulous party in Miami? What about something a little quirkier? At the top of Barcelona's coolest, tallest hotel or, my personal favourite, in a futuristic tree pod suspended in a faraway Swedish forest? (Hey, it's your wedding - do it your way!)

What will you choose? Don't worry, a few hours from now you'll have that dream wedding abroad sorted!

Hello, Sunshine: Need guaranteed glorious weather on your wedding day? Step right this way - parasols at the ready!

I Do… With A View!: From a blessing on a boat on a beautiful Indian lake to a ceremony under a cotton tree in a tropical paradise, we've got your picturesque outdoor venue needs covered

Fairytale Fabulous: If your heart's set on a storybook setting in France or Italy, we have five fantastic châteaux and villas to choose from

You Wed Where? Make it an occasion they'll be talking about for years: take your vows at the top of a tree, in a giant igloo, or even aboard a pirate ship…