Weddings are an expensive undertaking. According to The Knot, weddings cost an average of $28,000 in 2021, not including the honeymoon or engagement ring. Honeymoons cost an additional $5,000 on average but can cost tens of thousands of dollars if you want to go somewhere far away. If you do not have that kind of money lying around, which many do not, you can use
When you choose to celebrate your special day abroad you have the option to forgo many traditional weddings elements that are known to increase costs. A wedding abroad may not always be the cheapest solution but it does offer room for creative freedom. Prioritise what is important to you and never skimp on your non-negotiables. 6 ways couples have saved money on their wedding abroad.
Christmas is likely to be a little strange when you start celebrating it with someone else – partly because you’ll have traditions that you grew up with in your family and so will he. Rather than try and incorporate them into your Christmas together – and for it to potentially not feel quite right – why not come up with some festive traditions of your
Joe & Joe Every picture tells a story…for the two Joes (for ease of reference we have Joe S and Joe M) it was a gift of a painting that is the opening chapter for the Joes destination wedding in Italy, this and the Italian ancestry of one of the Joes. These two things go towards making this a very personal journey on many different levels.
Caro and Lachlan On a warm September evening in a little corner of Southern Italy, Caro and Lachlan married in the luxurious Palazzo Belmonte. Their fabulous wedding photography which tells the story of their day so well, is the work of the very talented Chantal Lachance-Gibson. Location: Santa Maria di Castellabate, Cilento Region, Italy Number of Guests: 60 From: Australia / Germany Month: September Wedding
I have to say, I love everything about Italy and as a wedding destination it’s one of my absolute favourite locations. For our first wedding anniversary my husband and I had a romantic trip to the Amalfi Coast and at the time, we both agreed that if had not had our dream wedding in France, we would have definitely chosen to get married in Italy.