Month: December 2012

Renovated Riu Palace Mexico!

Categories: Mexico

As of December 1st, 2012, the Riu Palace Mexico has reopened its doors after a complete renovation! Situated in Playa del Carmen, just 2 kilometers from the famous 5th avenue shopping the hotel will retain its colonial building but has been updated with modern features inside with the new look that Riu is rolling out into all its newly renovated hotels. The hotel’s 434 rooms have been modernized Read More »

30 December 2012 | No Comments

Bridesmaid Pictures

Categories: Bridesmaids

Working on your photography shot list for your photographer and have all of the family portraits nailed down…time to focus on some fun ladies shots!  There is something so magical about having your nearest and dearest around you during the prep for the big walk down the aisle, so what better way to spend those last few moments as a single lady than by snapping some great girl shots! Bridesmaid Read More »

28 December 2012 | No Comments

Congratulations to Isabelle and Marcel

Categories: Real Weddings

Just wanted to share some client love and wish Isabelle and Marcel all the best in their future together! “Thanks to Julie Thivierge & Jessica Blais from Luxe Destination Weddings, for making our wedding dream come true. Everything was well organized, schedueled, and simple. It was such a memorable day for us!”

26 December 2012 | No Comments

Say ‘I do’ with a Little Sparkle!

Categories: Accessories

With the New Year and Holidays right around the corner, sparkles are everywhere! Here are some ways to incorporate a little bit of Sparkle into your wedding day for a perfect combination of style and fun. Today’s blush gold sparkle that we are seeing everywhere works great not only in winter, but spring too! The contrast and reflection it gives off the ocean and sand makes for the perfect accessory Read More »

17 December 2012 | No Comments

Amie and Alex’s Destination Wedding in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Categories: Real Weddings

Congratulations are in order for Amie & Alex on their November 22nd wedding at Bavaro Princess in Punta Cana! The couple’s ceremony took place on the beach where they were surrounded by 34 of their closest friends and family. A truly beautiful couple from head to toe. Wishing Amie and Alex a lifetime of happiness!

15 December 2012 | No Comments

Riu Palace St. Martin - Beach Ceremony

A New and Noteworthy Mention

Categories: Press Coverage

Take a quick peek at our latest guest blog post on LUXE has been recommended by as their newest destination wedding expert! A special thanks to Stephanie Harris for her fantastic work on this blog post!

13 December 2012 | No Comments

Celebrate your First Married Holiday Together!

Categories: Fun Stuff

With the holiday’s quickly approaching, maybe brides & grooms try to find ways to celebrate their first Christmas together as a newly married couple. In amongst all the shopping, baking and decorating, it is important to step back and leave a few minutes for the two of you to enjoy this time together. Below are a couple of our favourite ways to treasure your wedding and remember this holiday! Decor Why Read More »

10 December 2012 | No Comments


Categories: Fun Stuff, Mexico

In a few weeks, the world will end. Looking for a front row seat, best start planning your trip to Mexico! Have we captured your attention?? As December 21st, 2012 quickly approaches, many people, including Mexicans in the heart of the Mayan territory are preparing big parties to celebrate the “end of the world”. According to the ancient Mayan calendar, December 21st, 2012 signifies the world Read More »

04 December 2012 | No Comments

Dayna and Ryan’s Destination Wedding in Cayo Santa Maria, Cuba

Categories: Real Weddings

Congratulations are in order for Dayna & Ryan on their October 29th wedding at Memories Paraiso. The couple’s ceremony took place on the beach where they were surrounded by 25 of their closest friends and family. The couple said that the wedding was beautiful and that they are looking forward to returning with their children! Wishing Dayna and Ryan a lifetime of happiness!

02 December 2012 | No Comments

Free Weddings at RIU Hotels

Categories: Destination Weddings

Along with the recent opening of 3 new Riu resorts, Riu Palace Costa Rica, Riu Palace Peninsula and Riu Santa Fe, the resort chain has also launched their brand new FREE wedding packages for 2013. These new packages focus on brides and grooms who was a beautiful wedding in paradise without the costs associated with such an event. Free Wedding Packages include a wedding coordinator to help you plan Read More »

01 December 2012 | No Comments