Capital: Kuala Lumpur
Language: Bahasa Malaysia
Flight time: 13 hours from London
If you’re looking for a destination get married in the Far East, combined with a destination to stay on and enjoy a two week honeymoon then why not consider travelling to Malaysia for your wedding abroad. Malaysia, situated north of Singapore and bordering both Vietnam and the Philippines is an exciting and popular destination for European couples to get married. Experience a wedding in one of the luxurious city hotels, or book a resort on the beach to help arrange your wedding plans. Malaysia is a popular half way destination between Europe and Australia, so if you are planning on travelling long haul for your honeymoon then Malaysia could be the perfect half way destination for your wedding abroad.
There are several requirements for a legal marriage ceremony in Malaysia: The couple must obtain a marriage license from the Registration Office and supply all necessary documentation. The normal procedure involves submitting an application at the District Registration Department, however this requires the couple to have been resident in Malaysia for a minimum of 7 days and the license could then take up to 21 days to process. For more information visit http://travelmalaysiaguide.com/malaysia-wedding-requirements/