Tag: Greek Islands
This week’s destination wedding in Corfu has helped to highlight that one of the great things about getting married abroad (although there are many!) is that it is makes your wedding more than a one day event.
The day’s surrounding your big day will be just as filled with love and laughter as the ceremony day itself. This presents the perfect opportunity to plan great get-togethers with your nearest and dearest…and don’t forget to get as many photographs of these memorable moments as possible!
Katie and Roubesh tied the knot on the breathtakingly beautiful island of Corfu (be sure to take a look at their gorgeous garden wedding). Not only did they hold a sunset cocktail party to welcome their guests to their island wedding but they also took advantage of being surrounded by stunning scenery the day after their nuptials, keeping the celebrations going by heading to the high seas with their loved ones for a day of swimming, snorkelling and sunbathing. Pure bliss!
Penelope Photography was on hand to capture this special time as Katie and Roubesh celebrated being newlyweds with their friends and family. Enjoy the charming Corfu scenery, it sure does make you want to go on holiday!
Whether you’re searching for inspiration for your destination wedding locale, on the hunt for honeymoon inspiration or hoping to discover somewhere new for your next holiday, the latest feature on the blog called ‘Travel Diaries’ is the destination for you.
Every month your favourite wedding photographers from around the world will be sharing their globetrotting adventures, along with the amazing places that they uncovered along the way and some helpful hints and tips for when you follow in their footsteps.
The first stop on the Travel Diaries tour was The Unspoilt Algarve in Portugal and today the journey continues across Europe to the stunning island of Santorini in Greece.
Kate and Tom (also known as photography duo Fotky pre Radost) are a blissfully married couple with a great passion for beautiful photographs, a love of travel and a longing to visit wonderful destinations the world over. One of those destinations was Santorini, which they chose for their first holiday together and later also for their honeymoon and today they’re sharing their top travel tips for getting the most out of a visit to this gorgeous Greek island…
While watching the movie ‘Mamma Mia,’ who couldn’t help but google ‘last minute holidays to Greece?! Greece is one of the most visited holiday destinations for us Brits and it’s also becoming an increasingly favoured wedding destination.
You can’t take your eyes off the beautiful beaches and the stunning vistas that are the breathtaking backdrop to ‘Mamma Mia’. Well, when you aren’t being distracted by Pierce Brosnan ripping his shirt off that is.
(Shhhh! Yes he’s old enough to be our father! It’s just those eyes…..and those James Bond good looks… Anyway, moving on!)
Who wouldn’t want to holiday or honeymoon on one of the many gorgeous Greek islands and enjoy a little slice of the simple life? The incredible food, the warm hospitality, the traditional tavernas, the whitewashed villas, the blue domed churches dotting the skyline – team this with year-round sunshine and you have a destination fit for a Greek goddess.
A favourite Greek island to many, has to be Santorini. If you’ve been you’ll know why and if you haven’t, make sure it’s high on your to-see list. If you’re looking for a spectacular cliff edge wedding with an exclusive feel, take a look at some of the five star hotels clinging to the rocky face of Fira on Santorini island. The views are some of the best in the world, bringing with it sensational sunsets and conjouring up more romance than even Aphrodite could handle.
Take a break, put your feet up, snack on some tzatziki and enjoy a little Greek destination wedding inspiration and some beautiful brides rocking picture-perfect lace dresses. And, if you aren’t Googling ‘last minute holidays to Greece’ by the end of looking at this little lot, then here’s hoping you might be Googling ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding’!!