Showing posts from 2017

Meet Sonho a Dois in the UK and Ireland in Jan/Feb 2018

Our friends Sonho a Dois will be in the UK and Ireland in January and February 2018 to meet couples.

If you have already booked your wedding with them, or would like to set up an appointment to meet up, then just get in contact with them here.   There is no entrance fee and booking an appointment is recommended.

Kingswood Hotel
13 / 14 January 2018

The Midland Hotel
10 / 11 February 2018

Holiday Inn Express Hotel
10 / 11 March 2018

Portugal Weddings page.

How to afford a wedding planner and save £1500 (almost 10%) off your wedding budget, plus save 260 hours of your time.

1. The engagement

Congratulations, you are engaged! Yay, you have the perfect ring on and it is time to pay attention to all those wonderful photos that keep jumping at you on Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Before you know it, you are browsing all things wedding when you wake up, on your break at work, on your way home, and discussing your perfect day with your fiancée while cooking dinner, during dinner and of course after watching your favourite TV programme. It is now official, you are planning the wedding of the century!

2. The mission

Yes, you are now on a mission. You have spent hours, if not weeks, looking at perfect wedding photos and room designs online.  You know what you want!
What becomes clear very quickly – this is going to be time consuming and very expensive. What becomes clear after that – this is going to be potentially a stressful journey.
And if you were okay until now – wait until you start confirming your guests’ attendance and trying to do a seating …

7 great reasons to get married in the heart of Europe

Destination weddings are a growing trend around the world. While the long haul exotic destinations are usually suited for a small wedding party only, you can take everybody to the central Europe. There are plenty of benefits to consider Czech Republic and Slovakia for your wedding abroad, here are just 7 reasons!

We all love bank holidays and long weekends. We start to plan trips immediately when there’s one coming up, well, why not get married and give your family and friends something special to do on one of them! Give them a present of new experiences. With low cost airlines and the short flight time it is really a perfect plan.

Today’s flights to the Czech Republic or Slovakia cost as little as £80 both ways from various airports across the UK. This is almost same as your train ticket into London! Hop on one of them and you will be at your wedding destination within 2 hours. Your adventure starts at the airport and you can share that summer …

7 GOOD reasons why you NEED to hire a WEDDING PLANNER

Our friend Martina plans beautiful weddings in the UK and the Czech Republic, here are her tips on why you should hire a wedding planner for your special day.

YOUR wedding day is one of the most important days in your life. It is one day, one chance to get it just right.

You will want your dreams to be realised, everything to be in the right place at you dream venue, everybody to be there at the right moment. Music, lighting and your stunning gown to create an unforgettable moment when you walking down the aisle.

Organising all and coordinating from small to bigger details can become quite overwhelming. That is why hiring a professional wedding planner may actually be the best decision you and your fiancee have made!

A good wedding planner already works with reliable wedding suppliers that provide discounted services for them and those discounts are then passed onto the couples. So whatever you have spend on hiring a wedding planner you can save later on.


2017 Summer Wedding in Italy? We have weekends available!

This beautiful venue in Tuscany still has some weekends available in July and August 2017 if you're still looking for a wedding venue.

The Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa has a stunning view of the mountains and is only an hour from Florence and Pisa.

These weekends are still available for weddings:

15th-16th July 2017

21st-22nd July 2017

5th-6th August 2017

19th-20th August 2017

To enquire email  quoting Marry Abroad

To see more Italy wedding providers visit our Italy weddings page.

How to make your wedding budget go further (5 top tips for Valentine's Day proposals)

With “the most romantic day of the year” coming up tomorrow, you may be thinking of proposing on Valentine's Day, after all it's a popular choice of day to get engaged.

But what if you'd like to get married but don't have a big budget for your wedding? Don't panic, there are solutions, we've rounded up a few good ideas below.

1.Go abroad for your wedding

Weddings abroad are well known to be cheaper than a wedding at home with the average ceremony abroad costing £6500, versus £20000 in the UK.

Obviously it depends on the type of ceremony you choose, but to maximise your budget try the following countries:
Greece Cyprus
Gibraltar Thailand
They are all easy to marry in and offer a good choice of ceremony types with minimal fuss (although fuss is also possible).

See more info on weddings abroad here

Wedding - Home or Abroad?

So you're getting married?  When it comes to weddings it can be difficult to decide when, where, who to invite etc.

So we've put together some tips on how to decide if you'd like to get married at home or abroad.   

Take a look at our post here and see if we can help you decide!

New Year Engagement? How about a perfect wedding on the west coast of Barbados?

If you have got engaged at Christmas or New Year then how about this beautiful destination for your wedding?

With warm sand between your toes, gorgeous flowers setting a colourful backdrop, and the calming sound of waves lapping on the shore, a wedding in Barbados is perfect for those hoping to say their vows in utter paradise.

Nothing could be more romantic than a wedding along Barbados’ exotic west coast thanks to its sugary sands, turquoise waters and serene atmosphere. As well as unspoilt beaches and crystal clear reefs, the west coast is home to a myriad of luxurious hotels offering spectacular beachside or tropical garden weddings. For a nuptial that’s simple yet indulgent, we love the wedding experiences on offer at these beautiful properties.

Take for instance the Sugar Cane Club Hotel and Spa. Perched on a hilltop and overlooking the powdery white sands of the west coast, your wedding will have a phenomenal backdrop that will top any other. Before the wedding, the hotel has p…