Meet Richard and Bonnie. They were married under the large tree at Pangas in Tamarindo. Continue reading “Intimate beach wedding at Pangas (Tamarindo)” »
Danette and Justin came to Manuel Antonio with a group of friends to celebrate their wedding. They all stayed at Punto de Vista which is a amazing villa overlooking the ocean. They were able to enjoy the beauty and take advantage of the many opportunities of this area offered for a week.Danette & Justin wanted a wedding that would be different and opted to “tie the knot” on the Tom Cat. This was the maiden voyage for this catamaran. Before boarding they stopped at the new Quepos Sign for a photo of the group. Their photographer Caroline Jarvis captured all the activities during the week. The ceremony took place at sea aboard the Tom Cat.The decor was tropical and Danette carried a bouquet with bright colored flowers. They even had a centerpiece with a pineapple base. The menu featured ceviche, empañadas, fish and chicken along with tropical drinks. Rather than a wedding cake the guests were treated to cupcakes.
.The great thing about getting married on a catamaran is that after the ceremony everyone went for a swim in the ocean. The Tom Cat features two large slides and life vests were passed out to everyone. Coming into port we were greeting by the beauty of the marina. This is an area that has recently been added to Quepos. It’s a great place to eat, drink and have a good time.
Thanks to Caroline Jarvis for sharing her wonderful photography. Wishing Danette & Justin all the best for a bright future together.
Sugar Beach was the perfect backdrop for & Kym & Christen’s wedding in Costa Rica. The hotel is located right on the beach in the Guanacaste area. This wedding week provided the opportunity to spend time with all the guests. Their theme “We Win Again” was prominent all week. Continue reading “Kym and Christen Tie the Knot at Sugar Beach “We Win Again”” »
Russell came to Costa Rica to write a book. Soon after he met Alejandra and her son Xander. As they say, things were just meant to be and sometimes what you least expect comes into your life. This marriage of two cultures brought a family, home, business and journey to a new future. Continue reading “Wedding at the Parador” »
Brandy and David had their wedding celebration at Casa Tortuga in Langosta Beach. This venue was perfect for a wedding celebration since is located on a private beach. Continue reading “Beach Wedding at Casa Tortuga in Playa Langosta” »
Julie and Dan met in college and waited 10 years before getting married in Costa Rica. They called me to see if I could re-create their original tropical wedding on the beach. This time their 3 children, Julie’s sister and a friend were the witnesses. Continue reading “Vow Renewal on the Beach at Tulemar” »
Villa Pelicano in Manuel Antonio was the perfect setting for Ingrid & Sean’s wedding. The day was perfect and the sunset was spectacular. Ingrid and Sean met at work and opted for a tropical wedding in Manuel Antonio. Their entire family came and spent the week at Villa Pelicano. Continue reading “Villa Pelicano is the Perfect Backdrop for a Wedding in Manuel Antonio” »
Ashley and Adam wanted a rustic beach wedding that spoke to being in Costa Rica. Pangas Beach Club in Tamarindo was the perfect location. It was private, on the beach, fabulous food and a great crowd of friends and family to support the new couple. It turned out to be a fun party with the focus on music to get everyone up and dancing. Guests came from all over the world to be part of this celebration. Continue reading “Scottish Wedding at Pangas Beach Club Tamardindo” »
Lauren and Omar visited Costa Rica a year before their wedding to make sure they chose the perfect venue. They fell in love with the new Rancho at Villa Caletas The open-air design matched their wedding vision and they knew this was the place to celebrate their wedding in Costa Rica. Continue reading “Fun filled wedding at the Rancho – Villa Caletas” »
Lilly and Morgan met in high school in Costa Rica. They dated through college and made their home in Canada. Their guests came from all over the world to celebrate their wedding at Zephyr Palace. Continue reading “Lilli & Morgan’s Wedding at Zephyr Palace” »
Anna and Nate met while coaching gymnastics. The proposal happened at the Grand Canyon. It made sense for this active couple to have their wedding on the beach at Playa Langosta. They wanted their friends and family to experience Costa Rica with a fun, unique, unforgettable and original wedding. Continue reading “Vegan Wedding At Longosta Beach” »
Zephyr Palace was the backdrop for Mandy & Tom’s wedding. We met last year when they came here for a tasting and to check out the venue. Mandy had a clear vision and it was a pleasure to work with her to bring this wedding to life. Since they rented out all the rooms at Zephyr Palace the after party by the pool went on into the wee hours of the night. Their friends and family really knew how to enjoy a wedding celebration. The decor featured blues, corals, and white. Let’s take a peek at their wedding. Continue reading “Mandy & Tom’s Wedding at Zephyr Palace” »
The summer Julian and Susan met was unexpected. During a trip to Thailand, each had no clue they were about to meet their best friend, their soul mate and today, their forever. Continue reading “Caribbean Wedding in Costa Rica” »
Sarah and Joel opted for a no frills wedding in Dominical. No cake, no flowers, no music just friends and family getting together to celebrate their wedding. Continue reading “No frills wedding in Playa Dominical” »
Manuel Antonio boasts one of the most beautiful national parks in Costa Rica. The white sand beaches lends itself to be the perfect spot for a wedding. Continue reading “Beach Wedding at Discovery Beach House in Manuel Antonio” »
When planning a second marriage priorities are usually different from the first time around. Often the ceremony includes a blended family. This wedding was no different and Fabrizio was included in the planning. Continue reading “Hippy wedding the second time around” »
Once in awhile,
Right in the middle of an ordinary life,
Love gives us a fairy tale.
~ Anonymous ~My last post focused on tropical flowers. This time I want to look at other types of colorful decor for your wedding. Continue reading “Choosing the right flowers to express your feelings..part 2” »
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
~ Voltaire ~
It is believed that the flower language began in Turkey during the seventeenth century. Romantic lovers began using floral exchanges to convey emotional messages. Costa Rica offers an array of flowers that can express your feelings on your wedding day. Let’s look at flowers that are grown here and are usually available year round. Tropical flowers are hearty and will stand up to the heat of Costa Rica on your wedding day. They are exotic and come in an array of bright colors. Continue reading “Choosing the right flowers to express your feelings…part 1” »
What was important to Cameron and Matt was a beautiful location, tropical, dancing and spending time with close friends and family. Since their previous visit to Costa Rica the location was an easy choice. They had already visited Villa Caletas and loved the view, location and Zephyr Palace. Continue reading “Colorful Wedding at Zephyr Palace” »