Tag: Jamaica

Real Wedding – Luxury Beachside Montego Bay Ceremony

20/08/2014 | 5

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Chelsey & Doug   ♥   Montego Bay, Jamaica

Photographer:   Sarunia Photography

 

Just as the old saying goes, your wedding day really is one of the happiest days of your life and today’s bride Chelsey might just be the happiest and most-smiley bride ever seen!

 

It’s such a joy to share in her and Doug’s day and to take a peek into just how delighted they are to tie the knot. Their luxury beachside Montego Bay ceremony, the cheer, the laughter, the tears of joy, and of course Chelsey’s gorgeous grin, all make this the kind of wedding that you wish you’d been invited to.

 

Oh, and you’ll be seriously crushing over the coral bridesmaid dresses too – the bright pop of colour looks oh-so-perfect for this blissful beachside destination day.

 

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Real Wedding – Magical Memories In Montego Bay

16/10/2013 | 9

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Rachel & Aaron   ♥   Montego Bay, Jamaica

Photographer:   Closer To Love Photography

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Today’s real wedding is downright delightful and captured to perfection (as always) by the talented Closer To Love Photography team.

 

The venue for today’s celebration is a former pineapple plantation, housing the ever-renowned Round Hill Hotel and Villa’s – a boutique luxury cottage complex in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Originally opening its doors in 1953, Round Hill has been visited by a glittering gallery of guests ever since, including Ralph Lauren (a shareholder at Round Hill) and many more American and European famous faces – we’ll let Rachel tell you more.

 

With this spectacular setting as their backdrop, the dashing groom Aaron and oh-so-stunning bride Rachel delivered their guests with an intimate and elegant day to remember.

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Closer To Love Photography:

“These two are just… INCREDIBLE. We first ‘met’ Rachel and Aaron over a consultation meeting on Skype many, many months before their wedding day, and we instantly fell in love with their personalities. Throughout the entire process of Skyping, and countless emails back and forth, they have been encouraging, gracious, and so kind through it all! They flew us out to Jamaica to document the biggest day of their lives and we are forever grateful to them for such a remarkable opportunity! This trip became a family affair – we had such a blast and a huge part of that is because of Rachel and Aaron’s generosity of taking us to such an exotic place in the world and allowing us the opportunity bring our little toddler along for the adventure!”

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Rachel says:

“We were the couple that never thought we would be wed – that progressive couple that thought we didn’t need marriage to define our relationship. But something happened to us ten years later, our hearts changed and we were open to the idea. Aaron popped the question and I had butterflies. It couldn’t have been more perfect of timing.”

 

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Welcome Party – Montego Bay BBQ

15/10/2013 | 0

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As guests arrive at your destination wedding location, they’re going be tired from travelling, hungry, thirsty and looking for a pick-me-up. So what better way to greet your visitors and get them in the mood for your nuptials than with a welcome get-together? 

 

One of the best things about hosting a wedding abroad is that you get to spend an extended amount of quality time with your nearest and dearest. Make every moment count and arrange daytime activities, make reservations for tasty evening meals and pick out the best bars for relaxing together over cocktails – giving everyone the chance to properly unwind and get to know each other before the big day.

 

Rachel and Aaron are the beyond beautiful couple whose magical Montego Bay ‘Real Wedding‘ we’ll be sharing with you tomorrow. Here’s a snapshot of their pre-wedding fun and frolics to give you a little taster of the chic celebration that’s to come tomorrow, along with some inspiration and ideas for planning a welcome party at your own destination ‘I do’.

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Rachel says:

“Every day was planned with an event. A chartered sailboat served as our welcome party, where we snorkelled in a nearby lagoon and toured the bay until sunset.”

 

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