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Making the World Go Round:

Weddings, Celebrations, and Love

Everybody has certainly heard it before: ‘Love makes the world go round.’ And what embodies love more than the weddings and joyful celebrations that accompany life’s various milestones?
This website is devoted entirely to everything and anything having to do with weddings, celebrations, and love; from handy tips for choosing the right wedding dress to the top-10 most romantic places to propose.

Here, readers will undoubtedly find a wide range of well-written and thought-provoking articles sure to pique the interest of anyone with romantic inclinations, regardless of age, gender, or background.

Unusual Places to Get Married

28 Nov 2020

Not everybody wants their wedding to be in a religious setting. There are plenty of unusual places to tie the knot. Those who enjoy amateur dramatics would be thrilled to get married on stage at a theatre. Nature lovers can have their ceremony in a forest, and castles are a great choice.

Most Beautiful Wedding Venues in the World

4 Nov 2020

Everyone dreams about a perfect wedding at some point in their lives, whether it be as a young girl imagining a fairytale or someone in love. There are so many decisions involved, from choosing a photographer or finding that perfect dress.

Perhaps one of the most important steps is finding the ideal venue. A lot can only happen once you've found the perfect place. It'll affect your theme, photographer, even the catering. Here are some of the most beautiful venues in the world.

Green Valley Ranch, Montana

If you've been dreaming of a small wedding out in the wild, this is it. Make your way up north toward Glacier National Park. The ranch is a historic property surrounded by hills and grassy meadows. Perfect for any rustic wedding, this venue comes with a lodge and cabins. You don't have to worry about noise restrictions, so the party can go all night.

Cowley Manor, United Kingdom

The perfect combination of historic and modern, this venue will take your breath away. The estate has sculptures from the Royal College of Art scattered all over the grounds. Although it looks ancient, it was built closer towards the end of the 19th century. It's rumoured to be the place where Alice in Wonderland was written. Enjoy the spa and any of the 15 guest rooms that feature fantastic artwork.

Sikelia, Italy

Alison Laesser-Keck compared the sunsets here to ones you would find in Africa. If that’s not enough motivation, the five-star experience includes meals fit for an Italian restaurant paired with delicious wines. Located on an island between Sicily and Tunisia, it's off the beaten track and luxurious.

Bellagio, Las Vegas, Nevada

This venue is perfect if you love the flashing lights and sounds of casinos. Bellagio promises to make all your wedding dreams come true. Choose between the East or South Chapel, Terrazza di Sogno, or the Fountain Courtyard. The team of wedding planners will attend to every detail, including salon services and dining options. The Bellagio has won multiple awards as a wedding venue.

Musha Cay, Bahamas

For an intimate, private wedding, there's no better place than Musha Cay. This island forms part of the Islands of Copperfield Bay. It's known as one of the most secluded venues on earth. You'll enjoy your intimate wedding with a maximum of 24 guests.

Regis Abu Dhabi

If you're a bit more eccentric, you might enjoy your intimate wedding with the twinkling stars from above and beyond. Say 'I do' 49 stories up on a helipad which can only be accessed from a secret elevator. It's the highest active helipad that you'll find in the Middle East, sure to get your friends talking.

There are so many venues to choose from. Whether you want all your friends and family there, or an intimate event, finding the perfect place will set the tone.

Romantic Honeymoon Destinations

30 Oct 2020

After the excitement of the wedding, it's time for the happy couple to head for their honeymoon. Most people would say the ultimate in romantic destinations is Paris. However, other, less obvious choices should not be overlooked. Why not consider Venice, the Amalfi Coast, Rome, or Florence?

Popular Wedding Dress Styles

22 Sep 2020

Every bride undoubtedly wants to look her best on the big day. Thankfully, there are numerous styles of wedding dress to suit every shape and size. The first consideration is the neckline, then the silhouette such as A-line, ballgown, or mermaid. Finally, the gown can be full length or ballerina style.