Sports World Magazine – New Columnist – WeddingsAbroad.com

I’m so excited to announce that I’m now writing a regular column for the fabulous Sports World Magazine!  I’ve been an avid reader of this exclusive publication since it’s inception, and have been lucky enough to write for them about our luxury destination wedding locations and celebrity charity events – over the coming months we will set the standard for wedding and romantic travel venues across the globe, offering unparalleled wedding backdrops and dreamy destinations.  As well as featuring some of our celebrity and charity events across the UK and Internationally. Weddingsabroad.com – Since 1999 we have perfected the art of …

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Everything You Need To Know About Getting Married Or Having Your Wedding Reception In Your Own Backyard

  It is true that marriage seems to be less popular in general worldwide. This is because religion is declining, people are single for longer and more focused on their career, and the institution of marriage isn’t something that everyone buys into these days. Relationships themselves are different in the modern day with many different types of interactions and partnerships making up the global community we all live in. However, last year statistics showed there were over 60 million married couples living in the US alone. Marriage is still something many of us wish for, and want, and believe in. …

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Avery Ranch Wedding Venue

Spectacular Wedding Venues in Austin, Texas: Avery Ranch Golf Club     Picking a fitting wedding venue can be stressful because you want everything to work out perfectly for your spectacular day. A destination wedding could be the best option. Consider having the wedding of your dreams take place at the Avery Ranch golf course in Austin, Texas.   Why Have a Destination Wedding? Having a destination wedding is similar to going on vacation to a unique place of your choice. Invite your guests to a beautiful place anywhere in the world. Let guests be grateful for being able to …

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Canary Islands: Lanzarote – Where to Wed..

  For a refreshing break away from the cold, dark days of a UK winter, a holiday in one of The Canary Islands is a great choice. The Canary Islands lie off the west coast of Africa and exist as an independent community belonging to Spain. There are seven major islands (Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, La Palma, La Gomera and El Hierro) in the archipelago, including a few smaller islands and islets.   Holidays to the Canaries, especially Lanzarote, are one of our UK clients preferred Canarian destinations for weddings closer to home. Enjoying a subtropical climate with warm temperatures, low …

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Romance on New Zealand’s South Island

Are you looking for a romantic escape in New Zealand? Maybe you’re thinking of proposing to your partner amongst the spectacular scenery of the South Island. We’ve put together a list of some of the country’s most romantic things to do when you head to this beautiful and remote place.   Gallop across New Zealand’s South Island There are few things as romantic as saddling up your horses to go riding around the inspiring landscapes in New Zealand’s South Island. Trot up the winding pathways that lead up through the mountains or around the island’s lakes. Alternatively, you could gallop …

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Turn Your Wedding Into The Ultimate Event!

  Let’s face it, in an ideal world; you’re only ever going to get one wedding day. Because of that, it’s only natural that you’d want it to be the best day possible, right? Well, with the sheer volume of weddings that most people go to throughout their lives, trying to make sure that yours sticks in their minds can be a real challenge. Of course, just because something’s a challenge that doesn’t mean that it’s impossible. With that in mind, here are some ways that you can turn your wedding into the ultimate event that your guests will remember …

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Alternative Ideas For Destination Weddings

  Destination weddings can by definition be held just about anywhere. The idea is simply that it’s not at either party’s home, or another expected location that means something to the couple. Even so, there are a lot of vacation spots that have become more or less synonymous with the idea – and with good reason! In this piece, we’ll briefly point to a few perfect alternatives to popular destinations. Some of them are a bit more exotic or remote (depending to an extent on where you may be from), but they’re certainly interesting ideas to consider.   Instead Of …

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Tips To Plan Fairy Tale Indian Wedding In Europe

  Tips To Plan Fairy Tale Indian Wedding In Europe Planning a wedding is no easy task and takes it all out of you. There is so much to remember and attend to and so much to keep under constant scrutiny to ensure everything goes smoothly and perfectly. The layout of the wedding is multiple-fold. There are many different things that need to be handled in a very specific manner. There is absolutely no scope for any kind of error! However, if it is a destination wedding at someplace as beautiful as Europe, then a lot of extra effort needs …

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Create That Fairy Tale Wedding

      Everyone has a dream of what they’d like their wedding day to be like. One of the most stereotypical weddings is on a beach, somewhere warm, with white sand between their toes. The movie scenes that have painted this picture in our heads have created what some people think is an unrealistic dream. But is it really that hard to achieve? It is a known fact the weddings abroad are a lot cheaper than those of a traditional church wedding. The only downside being you won’t be able to bring as many friends or family as you …

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Oh La La! Why France is a Dream Wedding Destination

  Getting married in a foreign land is right at the top of many couple’s wedding wishlist. If you have not yet considered France as being your ideal option, now is the time to think again! Each region holds different attractions so there is bound to be a destination that suits you. From wintery Alpine mountains in the north to glamorous, yacht-attracting harbours in the south, it really does depend on your personal preferences. Here we will look at just a few reasons why it is time to put France at the top of your dream wedding destination list.   …

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The best winter wedding destinations in the world

Planning a winter wedding?  Your big day doesn’t have to be about dodging the drizzle and cold climate of the UK – there is so much choice when it comes to planning a winter sun wedding.  And it can also work out a lot cheaper than a UK wedding too!  Together with travel experts, Destination2.co.uk we list the best places to have the sun shining down while you exchange vows on the most important day of your life.   Thailand   If you want the sand between your toes, endless garlands of lotus flowers, bougainvillea and orchids and a gentle laid …

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6 Outdoor Wedding Venue Ideas

  Many couples looking to make their wedding day truly memorable are abandoning churches and registry offices for the great outdoors. Here are just a few venues that could be worth considering for anyone yearning an al fresco wedding.   The beach wedding Getting married with the great expanse of the ocean in the background is a dream shared by many. Whilst you may need to get permission from landowners, you may not always have to pay to get married on a beach. You do have to factor in Mother Nature of course as the wind and the rain can …

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8 Romantic Things To Do In Thailand

  Thailand is a destination of discovery, excitement and new experiences.  White silken sand, cloudless blue skies, aquamarine seas, swaying palm trees, secluded beachside resorts… Thailand with the legendary friendliness and charm of the Thai people, has all the classic ingredients of a luxurious tropical romantic escape. If you are looking for a great place to make a proposal, for a honeymoon or just a romantic destination to enjoy the company of your loved one, you will find it in these places:   Private Paradise For the ultimate seclusion stay in a luxurious private villa – opt for extra space …

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Glamping Weddings

Glamping Weddings For couples who love the picturesque beauty of the outdoors, but also don’t want to sacrifice comfort and luxury at their wedding, there exists the perfect amalgamation of both, in a fabulous trend that has become loved world-wide. It is a combination of glamour and camping, known as glamping.     I know – it sounds too good to be true. But before you dismiss it as a perfect, unattainable mirage, let’s do an objective evaluation to answer some key questions. What is glamping and why is it growing in popularity? Does it live up to its promise …

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Wedding Trends 2017 – What’s new in the world of Weddings?

Wedding Trends for 2017     As we enter the dawn of 2017, the wedding scene is bursting with fresh new ideas that brides and grooms-to-be can get excited about!  Lets face it, a lot of work goes into making the perfect wedding – from the choice of destination and venue, to the brides all important gown,  to the wedding decor, to the groom and usher outfits, to the colour scheme, to the icing on the cake…and the list goes on. So here are a few of our thoughts on what we think are the latest wedding trends for 2017.   Wedding Destinations …

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Nautical Nuptials – Our guide to getting married on a cruise ship

Every cruise exudes an air of excitement and romance, a memorable occasion in it’s own right, but coupled with celebrating an important event your cruise then becomes even more spectacular.   Whether you opt for a wedding on the waves or you choose to say your vows at a breathtaking exotic location on the shore, a cruise ship wedding is an incredibly romantic way to tie the knot….here are some key things to consider before taking the plunge:     Location, Location, Location Select your preferred location (Caribbean, Europe, North America etc.) before you select a date. After deciding on …

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Anyone for Cricket? Or an Underwater Wedding?

WeddingsAbroad.com – Underwater Wedding Introducing sporting events at weddings is one way to get creative. For destination weddings especially, location-specific sports are included as part of the activities. For instance, at a destination wedding in Kerala, the couple wanted to organise boat races for the guests, says Pereira. And at a destination wedding at a palace in Jodhpur, with more than 1,000 people in attendance, a polo match was organised between the groom’s and the bride’s families, says accessory merchandiser Aashumi C. Cricket has become a huge part of such wedding celebrations, says Jarret of Marry Me Wedding Planners. Matches …

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Up, Up and Away – Hot Air Balloon Wedding Over Tuscany?

Hot Air Balloon Wedding     Tuscany with its landscapes and historical sites, offers a great opportunity for hot air ballooning. The surrounding areas of Florence (Chianti, Mugello valley) or Siena (Crete Senesi, Pienza, San Gimignano, Montepulciano), Volterra and the north of Maremma (etruscan archeological sites) represent some potential areas for unforgettable flights. We can arrange additional balloons for your guests. Or you can choose to have the ceremony on the ground and then just the couple take off. The balloon wedding might be a better option for a couple eloping, so for just the two of them, alone, in …

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Thailand Weddings

Thailand Weddings    We can now arrange innovative, stylish and memorable weddings and celebrations at luxurious resorts on Koh Samui, Koh Tao and Phuket, Thailand. Our knowledgeable and experienced team in the U.K. and Australia ensures that you can now host your ideal event in Thailand without the concerns associated with dealing with overseas suppliers such as language, cultural and time-difference barriers; being overcharged or misled about what you will receive on arrival; or not having the time to visit Thailand before inviting your guests to your wedding. Locations in stunning turquoise waters and world-class golf courses are some of …

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Adventure Weddings….

Adventure Weddings     By adventure weddings, I am referring to outdoor recreation events involving your favourite sport such as bicycling, kayaking, horseback riding, rock climbing, caving, potholing, scuba diving, skiing or hiking, etc. If this concept causes you to panic at the thought of your Aunt Bessie having to paddle through a rapid to hear you take your vows, relax – it doesn’t have to be that way. I would like to point out that it is possible to incorporate some elements of your favorite sport into your wedding without putting your guests at risk. It is just a …

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