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Destination Wedding – It’s Gonna Be A Bright Sunshiny Day In Bali

03/07/2015 | 1

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Bree & David   ♥   Bali, Indonesia

Photographer:   PhotoFactory Bali

 

The first thing I noticed when I opened up Bree and David’s beautiful destination wedding photos was the piercing clear-blue sky. There isn’t a single cloud in the sunny sky and it’s that deep, vibrant shade of blue that you just can’t take your eyes off, it’s just that perfect.

 

However…once I started to read this cute couple’s story, I realised that they nearly didn’t have this scorcher of a day as a backdrop to their destination wedding! They were meant to tie the knot the day before but there was a bit of a crazy turn in the weather. Luckily they managed to postpone the entire wedding until the next day.

 

It just shows that when you’re getting married abroad, it doesn’t matter where in the world you choose, you still can’t guarantee or control the weather! But there’s never any need to stress about these things either, as there is always a solution and it couldn’t have worked out better that Bree and David married the following day as they got to enjoy the most glorious day and said “I Do’ with the best of the Balinese sunshine smiling down on them.

 

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Real Wedding – Laid-Back Luxury Elopement In Bali

31/10/2014 | 2

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Caroline & Matt   ♥   Bali, Indonesia

Photographer:   Windee Winata – PhotoFactory Bali

 

Elopements have become increasingly popular in recent years. Many of the elopements featured on You Mean The World To Me have been of couples that want to get married and legally bind their unity but they simply didn’t want the fuss, the expense or the stress of organising a traditional big white wedding.

 

This is also true of most of the destination wedding couples featured on the blog too, they get hitched overseas as they want to do things a little differently, escape the complications of planning ‘normal’ nuptials back home and they get to enjoy a trip of a lifetime with their loved ones whilst they’re at it!

 

Whatever your personal reasons are for eloping or getting married abroad, there is no denying that the beautiful island of Bali creates one of the most breathtaking backdrops for saying ‘I Do.’ Once you see the stunning scenery from today’s elegant elopement you’ll find it hard to want to tie the knot anywhere else!

 

Caroline and Matt wisely chose magical Mick’s Place for their elopement in Bali. Positioned on the cliff at Binging Beach, this Polynesian-influenced bungalow resort enjoys unrestricted views of the Indian Ocean.

 

I guarantee that you’ll love everything about this laid-back wedding day; from Caroline’s graceful gown that she teamed with beach-ready barefoot sandals, to the bright tropical blooms and traditional Balinese ceremony, from the casual surfing influences to the enchanting sunset wedding dinner that the couple shared, this is truly a dream destination wedding.

 

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Real Wedding – We Both Thought Of Bali

16/04/2014 | 1

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Missy & Murray   ♥   Bali, Indonesia

Photographer:   PhotoFactory Bali

 

Missy and Murray both had Bali in mind as their perfect destination wedding location long before they were even engaged, proving that they were made for each other and that Bali was the perfect fit.

 

After travelling the island of Bali together on holiday, the couple chose the tropical paradise (and surfing hotspot) of Bingin Beach for their nuptials. Mick’s Place was the venue of choice as it offers the ultimate Bali getaway; secluded bungalow accommodations with infinity pools are situated on top of a cliff with uninterrupted vistas of the vast Indian Ocean – amazing!

 

They kept their wedding theme simple and let the venue and the views do the talking – one of the distinct advantages of getting married abroad is that the location delivers the ‘wow’ factor.

 

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Missy says:

“We chose Bali as both of us had been there separately. When we were first dating, we had a conversation that started with, Bride: ‘I’m not thinking of getting married, but IF we did, I have a place in mind.’ Groom: ‘Oh really…I actually have a place in mind too…if we ever got married.’  We both thought of Bali. Then we vacationed there a year later, touring the island by scooter and living out of a small backpack. It was there that we planted the seed. Bali was the perfect place for us because the people are so genuine, with deep smiles that come from their souls. Of course it’s beautiful offering diving, hiking, and many picturesque activities as well.”

 

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“We both were inspired by the culture and people of Bali. We knew in this place with such acceptance and love of others we could truly be ourselves. We had Balinese Prince Dewa and his wife Kartika help officiate our most beautiful ceremony. We wanted our guests to feel the culture of Bali and they did. The Prince brought a native Hawaiian flute, an African horn, his amazing chanting and grounding voice, and special offerings as a symbol of our ceremony.  It took place on a 300foot cliff-side overlooking an amazing surfers playground (the Indian Ocean) with the most killer sunset.”

 

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Real Wedding – Love At First Sight In Bali

08/10/2013 | 2

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Shannon & Dane   ♥   Bali, Indonesia

Photographer:   PhotoFactory Bali

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When today’s couple visited Mick’s Place – a boutique resort in Bali with unrestricted views over the pristine white sand of Bingin Beach, renowned as sporting some of Indonesia’s best waves – to celebrate the bride’s 30th birthday, they instantly knew the venue was ‘the one’ for them!

 

Not yet engaged, the groom romantically popped the question four short weeks later, with the vision of their destination wedding firmly established in their minds.

Fast-forward a year and Shannon and Dane tied the knot with the spectacular scenery of Mick’s Place as their backdrop. This breathtaking Bali wedding is brimming with steal-worthy DIY details: adding personality and charm to a stylish and cool celebration.

 

Shannon and Dane fell in love at first sight with this luxurious locale and it delivered them with the destination day of their dreams.

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Shannon says:

“Dane booked a few nights at Mick’s Place last year for my 30th, we weren’t engaged yet but knew we always wanted to get married in Bali – as soon as we arrived we both said “this is it!” The view was breathtaking, it was so relaxing and one of Dane’s favorite waves was right out the front, it was perfect. We asked for a wedding package to be emailed through, Dane popped the question four weeks later and we booked it straight away!”

 

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