Tag: Beach Wedding

Destination Wedding – A Family Affair In Hawaii

28/10/2015 | 1

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Ashley & Jon   ♥   Maui, Hawaii

Photographer:   Karma Hill Photography

 

Oh Hawaii! How you never fail to disappoint on the destination wedding front.

Eternal sunshine, tropical sandy beaches that stretch for miles, leggy palm trees blowing gently in the Pacific Ocean breeze and the icing on the (wedding) cake is the guaranteed spectacular sunsets – total bliss!

 

Won over by this dreamy destination, Ashley and Jon jetted off from Utah in the U.S. with close family and friends to the idyllic island of Maui. They tied the knot with a relaxed boho affair – perfectly fitting for a beach ceremony location. Their adorable children played an integral role in the nuptials making their darling day a true family affair.

 

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Destination Wedding – Intimate Beachfront Ceremony In Playacar, Mexico

21/09/2015 | 0

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Sara & Paul   ♥   Playacar, Mexico

Photographer:   Bohemia Photography

 

Playacar is a five star gated resort area just south of Playa Del Carmen on Mexico’s Mayan Riviera. This luxurious gated community is home to a select number of high end all inclusive hotels and luxury condo complexes all sporting private white sand beachfront locations with unobstructed views of the crystal clear ocean (how much does that make you want to go on holiday?!).

 

Sara and Paul left their home of Canada behind and with their nearest and dearest beside them they journeyed to the tropical paradise of Playacar for an intimate wedding overlooking the beach. Pure destination wedding bliss!

 

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Destination Wedding – Intimate Beachside Ceremony In Maui, Hawaii

10/09/2015 | 2

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Alisha & Dave   ♥   Maui, Hawaii

Photographer:   Karma Hill Photography

 

Sometimes you visit somewhere and you feel like you’ve seen it, you loved it, but you’ve ticked it off the list and there’s no desperate need to return. Some other times though, you visit somewhere and as soon as you leave you long to go back.

No matter how many days you had there, it just didn’t feel quite long enough and you can’t shake the feeling that maybe you missed something or that you’d simply like to hang out there a little bit more…

 

Where are those places for you? Hawaii is one that’s on my list, particularly Waikiki Beach, but the Hawaiian Islands on a whole, and so every time a destination wedding from Hawaii pops up in my inbox it’s like receiving a little taster of this tropical paradise all over again!

 

Alisha and Dave’s beautiful and intimate ocean view ceremony certainly epitomises the magic of these Pacific Ocean islands. Outdoors and beachside is the only place to be, relaxed and informal yet stunningly breathtaking is the way of the land here and their destination wedding was all of this and more. So take a peek at their cheerful coral themed wedding, it will leave you longing for a trip to Hawaii as much as me I’m sure!

 

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Destination Wedding – Elegant Cliff Edge Ceremony In Bali

03/09/2015 | 1

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Tess & Peter   ♥   Bali, Indonesia

Photographer:   PhotoFactory Bali

 

When it comes to planning a destination wedding you have a whole world of venues to choose from and so it makes sense that finding and selecting the perfect venue is one of the biggest decisions that a couple getting married abroad makes.

 

Once you’ve found an incredible venue or a locale surrounded by breathtaking scenery it needs far less dressing up on the big day too which is much more practical for a destination wedding and will be easier on your budget.

 

So whilst we are on the subject of stop-you-in-your-tracks wedding venues, please take a moment to browse through today’s utterly A-mazing destination day in Bali!!

 

We have certainly had our fair share of show-stopping weddings on the blog but I think that I can safely say that Alila Villas in Uluwatu is up there when it comes to the most awe-inspiring wedding locations. The modern architectural design and elegantly poised cliff edge location of the ceremony venue is just WOW. Oh and the totally unobstructed sea views…all you can see is the Balinese sun twinkling on the crests of the ocean waves. *Sigh*

 

So sit back and enjoy getting swept away by Tess and Peter’s simply stunning destination wedding, captured to perfection (as always) by the talented PhotoFactory Bali team.

 

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Destination Wedding – Tropical Beach Ceremony In The U.S. Virgin Islands

01/09/2015 | 0

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Christina & Adam   ♥   St. John, US Virgin Islands

Photographer:   Kathryn Cooper / The Lilypad Agency  

 

It’s the first day of September (I know, how did that happen?!) which officially heralds the beginning of autumn here in the UK. Right on cue we are enduring a grey, wet and windy day weather-wise, however the holiday and destination wedding season is still in full swing…there’s always a pocket of sunshine to be found somewhere in the world!

 

So to brighten up this breezy day and to take our minds off the fact that winter is on its way, comes today’s beautiful beach wedding in the US Virgin Islands.

 

Christina and Adam left behind cool, foggy San Francisco and jetted off to the Caneel Bay Resort located within 170 lush acres of the Virgin Islands National Park. Spectacular azure waters and bleached white sand created a dreamy beach ceremony setting whilst pretty pops of turquoise and flashes of tropical pink gave a vibrant finish to this darling destination wedding.

 

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Destination Wedding – Peace Love & Sandy Feet In Bali

24/07/2015 | 1

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Prudence & Shane   ♥   Bali, Indonesia

Photographer:   PhotoFactory Bali

 

Balian village on the west coast of Bali radiates a laidback vibe with a distinct undercurrent of cool; surrounded by rice paddies and coconut groves the volcanic black sand beach of Balian is famed with surfers making it an ideal spot for sun and surf with an easygoing atmosphere to boot.

 

Prudence and Shane love to surf in Balian and so, as it is with many couples who decide to get married abroad, they made the decision to share this special corner of the planet that they had lost their hearts to with their nearest and dearest on their wedding day.

 

Their destination wedding could not have been more true to the surroundings, with colourful seating and meditation cushions, this chilled couple created an oasis of calm overlooking the beach for their nuptials. Relaxed, romantic and informal was the ambiance they were hoping to create for their guests and this was certainly achieved – peace love and sandy feet seems to sum up their beautiful day to perfection!

 

Ps – You’ll love this bride and groom’s destination wedding style! Don’t you think Prue’s wedding dress looks just so effortlessly fitting for her beachside wedding? And Shane’s dusky powder blue suit is a current favourite of mine I must say….oh, and don’t get me started on how cute their flower girl is! Enjoy…

 

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