Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Real Weddings Abroad

Real Weddings Abroad

Destination weddings are becoming more and popular, with a huge percentage of brides choosing to tie the knot abroad. We know what makes a good wedding wherever in the world it is... Just make sure that you check out the rules and requirements of the country that you choose to marry in.

We love featuring destination brides at Wedding Ideas, too. Enjoy our pick of the best.

Simply choose from our 'Real Weddings Abroad' posts to get inspired and start planning your wedding like a pro

This vintage wedding is a colourful handmade masterpiece that is guaranteed to inspire you! Bright, bohemian colours and the best DIY decor ever...

This vintage wedding is a colourful handmade masterpiece!

Adina & Andrei   Two days before New Year’s Eve, Andy decorated my room with fairy lights and photos of us. He left a beautiful dress...
A cream and coral wedding in the sunny and stunning destination of Cyprus! Airy drapes, feminine flowers, a dream dress - be inspired by this real wedding!

A coral wedding in the Cyprus sunshine

Emma & Zed   Shortly after we had taken over the guesthouse in Whitby that my late father ran, Zed took me out for a drink....

Pretty portuguese tiles inspired a striking blue wedding

Leanne & Dan   Dan surprised me with a trip to Iceland on my birthday. He’d been acting a bit strange and even shouted out, “oh...

The sunset deck wedding in Phuket

Not long after I had moved to New Zealand when I was 15, Adam took me to the cinema to see a film. He...

A perfect pastel wedding in New Zealand

Lindsey & Stephen   Having been friends for a few years, our first date was a weekend away together to the beautiful Waiheke Island, 30 minutes...
Fall in love with this Philippines wedding, filled with blossom and abundant floral decorations, it is a real show-stopper!

The show-stopping blossom Philippines wedding

Eric & Sarah   We went to school together. Eric says I was his crush ever since elementary school, although we didn’t start dating until we...

A silver and sun-kissed Santorini wedding

Hayley & Glenn     Santorini Wedding | Simple silver & glass details | Blue tint dress | Seascape Ceremony | White roses with trailing greenery |...

What to consider when planning your destination wedding

From our brand new destination issue for September we cover everything that you should consider when planning your dream day in your dream location!...

The Bali Blossom wedding

Agatha Carolina & Ditho   BEAUTIFUL BALI | INSPIRED BY CHERRY BLOSSOM | WHITE DOVES | ANTIQUE FURNITURE OASIS | PEACH + IVORY, TULIPS + ROSES...
Lindsey and Stephen tied the knot at a vineyard wedding in New Zealand, complete with a bespoke dress, rainbow bridesmaids and more in the new issue 165!

A vineyard wedding in New Zealand

Lindsey & Stephen   VINEYARD WEDDING NEW ZEALAND | YORKSHIRE COUPLE | BESPOKE CUT-OUT DRESS | PASTEL SEMI-SWEETHEART BRIDESMAIDS   As our new September issue is hitting the...
Rachel and James enjoy a fun-filled Las Vegas wedding with close family and friends before celebrating again back in the UK.

Rachel and James take to Vegas to tie the knot

Rachel & James LAS VEGAS WEDDING | ESSENCE OF AUSTRALIA DRESS | WHITE ROSES | BLACK CAKE | CHAPEL OF THE FLOWERS After James surprised Rachel...
Dejan and Natali's Shakespearean love story with a romantic proposal on Juliet's balcony and a red, gold and white Renaissance wedding theme!

Dejan and Natali’s Shakespearean love story

Dejan & Natali   RED, PEACH AND WHITE | BEADED SWEETHEART BALL GOWN | ROSES | TRADITIONAL SERBIAN CHRUCH CEREMONY | LACE DETAILS + SHOES A beautifully...
Lynne and Paul say their vows in a beautiful candy pink and white Cyprus ceremony

Lynne and Paul’s sunny Cyprus ceremony

Lynne & Paul CYPRUS CEREMONY | LACE AND SPARKLES | LILIES AND ROSES | PEARLS | JIMMY CHOO SHOES Lynne and Paul said ‘I do’ in...
The new August issue of Wedding Ideas is here! We love the fiery red, cowboy charm and rustic lace details in Brittany and Justin's American barn wedding! Get your copy now!

Steal Brittany and Justin’s American country style in the new August...

Brittany and Justin NEW AUGUST ISSUE | FIERY RED | DELICATE LACE VEIL | COWBOY BOOTS | BARN STYLE | JAM JAR FLORALS | RUSTIC...
Gemma and Leigh tie the knot in a tropical wedding in the Dominican Republic

A tropical wedding abroad in cerise and sunshine for Gemma and...

YELLOW + CERISE | TROPICAL THEME | BEACH SIDE WEDDING DOMINICAN REPUBLIC | FIREWORKS UNDER THE STARS | STELLA YORK EMBELLISHED GOWN Gemma and Leigh’s...
Be inspired by Nicci and Vaughn's boho-chic big day, where all things rustic are enhanced with sparkles and touches of opulent gold

Be inspired by Nicci and Vaughn’s boho-chic big day

RUSTIC CHARM | BOHO-CHIC | GOLD ACCENTS | CHALKBOARD CAKE | SOUTH AFRICA GRECIAN STYLE FLORALS - WHITE ROSES, SUCCULENTS + OLIVE LEAVES How did you...

A vision in red and navy for Jaqueline & Brock’s New...

RED + NAVY | HANDMADE SOLA FLOWERS |NEW JERSEY CHURCH CEREMONY | CORK DECOR DETAILS | RED BRIDESMAIDS | NAVY SUITS & COGNAC SHOES| Childhood...

A beautiful Florence castle courtyard wedding ceremony with an arch of...

FLORENCE CASTLE WEDDING | POWDER BLUE + PINK | ITALIAN FEAST + MILLEFEUILLE CAKE | FLORAL ARCH OUTDOOR CEREMONY | JAZZ BAND | SPAGHETTI...
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A beautiful French wedding with delicate vintage touches

Fiona and Tom had a stunning French wedding, which includes tons of beautiful handmade details… Excited and giggly was how Fiona felt when she first...
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A hot pink wedding in Italy for our publisher, Kelly!

This gorgeous pink wedding day saw our publisher, Kelly marry Simon in stunning Sorrento! The sun certainly shone on their special day… The proposal Kelly always...