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 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…

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…

April is upon us!

Ok, nobody panic, but can you believe that we’re already 4 months in to 2017?! The skies are getting bluer, the days are getting longer, and the temperatures are getting higher… That can only mean one thing… Wedding season is upon us! Although we have already celebrated two fabulous Weddings so far this year, the…

Where to start on Planning Your Wedding?

Just engaged? Thinking of getting married abroad, but don’t know where to start? Here’s 5 step guide to getting started: 1) Deciding on your preferred location/s. The World is a big place! Do you want hot or cold, beach or mountain, golf resort or beach club? A Wedding in Hawaii is very different to a…

Real Wedding – Louise & James

These photographs are just too beautiful not to share! Louise and James marries in July this year at Santa Fe Church in Los Boliches, Fuengirola. The wedding reception then took place at Vincci Aleysa boutique hotel in Benalmadena. It was a very warm but very beautiful day.   Photography – Pierre Richardson Venue – Vincci…

More happy feedback!

Message received Today from Hannah Kritchley (formerly Bourke): “On behalf of myself and Kevin Critchley. We would like to say thank you so much to melissa for making our day truly amazing. You really looked after us and all the guests. Couldn’t have asked for a better day thanks to you. xxx” Kevin and Hannah’s…

2014 Wedding Couples

As we now finally have a week of few emails, I’ve been working on putting together a photo album of Wedding venues for the upcoming visits to Dublin and Manchester in the New Year. I must say that looking back through the year’s photographs has brough back some very fond memories of what an amazing…

The Summer Sunshine has Arrived!!

So after a few cloudy and windy days last week, we all had our coats back out, but I am delighted to say that we’ve had a scorching weekend here on the Costa del Sol and it’s looking as though maybe Summer is here to stay! The temperatures forecast for this week speak for themselves… Sunnny…

A productive Bank Holiday!

So today is Día de Andalucia, meaning that I have the day off from my office job, which after a hectic weekend at the Belfast Wedding Journal Show is very much deserved! But in true Wedding Planning enthusiasm I’ve been up and on it, much before my boyfriend could drag himself out of bed, and have been visiting…