San Juan, Benalmadena

This Sunday sees probably the most popular festival of the year here in Benalmadena and along the coast – San Juan. San Juan is one enormous beach party that goes right through until midnight when fireworks go off and fires are lit and people jump in to the ocean, cleansing themselves of the sins of…

Wedding Taster Meals

The excitement of the venue visits has settled and your Wedding date, venue and planner are all booked, suppliers are chosen and the countdown is in action. What’s next on the Wedding to do list? The all important wedding menu tasting. When is the best time to do the menu tasting? Well, this all depends…

How Do I Start Planning a Wedding in Spain?

Are you thinking of getting married abroad but a little overwhelmed with where to start? – There’s a vast number of possible venues and wedding planners, but it’s like trying to negotiate through a forest blind, as you thought you wanted sea views but now you’ve seen a rustic place that looks just beautiful. Is…

Wedding Venue Visits

We understand that choosing your Wedding venue in a foreign land (even if it’s somewhere you have holidayed for years) can be a little daunting. We always aim to keep our Website, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest sites as updated as possible, and there’s a huge amount of pictures to browse through as you begin planning…

Our Top 3 Tips for Getting Married in Spain

I’ve been asked this morning in an interview, what would be my 3 top tips for couples who are looking to get married in Spain so I thought I’d share them here: 1. Definitely the most important one for me – Think about the date! The climate here on the Costa del Sol is very…

Connecting you to your Wedding Abroad

From our combined years in the Wedding industry both in Ireland and here in Spain, Eve and I are both aware how important it is for the Bride and Groom, or wedding couple to be connected to their Wedding plans. Even while living in a different country to where your Wedding is taking place we…

Wedding Planning Timeline

How far in advance should we book our wedding date? It’s a question we get asked very regularly, and there’s not really an exact answer. Take this week for example, between Eve and I, we have confirmed 4 weddings in the past 7 days – One is a Church ceremony for this August (yes, it’s…

April Showers

In the words of Thomas Tusser: “Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.” We’ve had some no so great weather this past week here on the Costa del Sol. Although still brightening up for afternoons of sunshine, the mornings have been starting out a little dreary, and Today we have showers. Of course after a…

Spanish Wedding Traditions

Over the years, we’ve had a few Spanish/English or Spanish/Irish Weddings, and I’ve also been a guest at a couple of Spanish Weddings here too. An Irish bride who’s engaged to a Spanish groom recently asked me about what traditions they could encorporate in to their Wedding day here on the Costa del Sol. Here…

Wedding Day Reminisce

Today is one of my best friend’s birthday, and is almost her 4th Wedding Anniversary. Stacey and I both got married back in 2015, and her Wedding day is certainly a day I will never forget. It was my first ever experience of being a bridesmaid, and as well as being one of her bridesmaids,…

Why mums are just the best!

With UK Mother’s Day coming up this Sunday, we thought it a great time to celebrate mums, and how amazing they truly are. I’m still a relatively new mum myself, and I don’t think you really and truly realise what a soul stealing job being a mother is until you’re lucky enough to be given…

Appointments available in Dublin

Next week I will be in Dublin, and available for no fee and no obligation appointments with anyone looking to get married in Spain. It’s a great opportunity to go through your questions and queries face-to-face with a real person. If you’d like to find out more or make an appointment, please contact us>