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Oh ladies, I forgot to update you on our wedding time. My WC said it's okay if we keep our regular time, but we have to leave the gazebo right afterwards. So we will not be able to have our cake and champagne there, it will have to be in the central garden. We are supposed to have our reception on Pelicano's beach, but after reading Jen's post, I think it may be crowded looking (too close to the furniture and other people). I wanted to move it to the gazebo beach, but it's already booked. My WC said most people want Pelicano's beach but I'm not so sure.

 

Does anyone know how far the gazebo, the central garden and Pelicano's beach are from each other?

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Lol Lisa, I just looked at it this morning. It looks so windy which could be a good thing so we won't die of the heat. lol.
the wind feels absolutely fabulous, whether you're on the beach during the day or sitting at dinner in the evening. it's gorgeous here!

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My dress was quite lacy with beading. They sent it off site to be steamed and it came back fine. It actually travelled really well too. I folded it in a suitcase on the way back haha and wore it for my at home reception pretty much wrinkle free!

Jen
mine dress is satin. haven't worn it yet, of course, but it held up through the traveling just fine. doesn't even need to be pressed. maybe due to the humidity here, but there is not a single wrinkle in it! FI linen suit, on the other hand, is a different story!

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Oh ladies, I forgot to update you on our wedding time. My WC said it's okay if we keep our regular time, but we have to leave the gazebo right afterwards. So we will not be able to have our cake and champagne there, it will have to be in the central garden. We are supposed to have our reception on Pelicano's beach, but after reading Jen's post, I think it may be crowded looking (too close to the furniture and other people). I wanted to move it to the gazebo beach, but it's already booked. My WC said most people want Pelicano's beach but I'm not so sure.

Does anyone know how far the gazebo, the central garden and Pelicano's beach are from each other?
Nothing is that far from one another. We got married at the gazebo and its a really short walk to Pelicano's. The hardest part for me was walking on the "baordwalk" wooden walkway with heels! I would not want to have my reception by Pelicano's - i mean i guess its larger but its right on top of the road and near the pier which is where everywhere goes. And its right next to the Grand Porto so you have that traffic as well. The only plus is that you have more room i guess.

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Hi girls, im closing in on my date and getting ready to fax in all final papers to the michigan office. I booked way back in Aug '09 before the changed the prices and ofcourse I dont have the "luxury package list" from then, does anyone know if it was $3,100 or $3,200? I also noticed, on the new list it says there is a $400 surcharge fee for weekend weddings after 4pm, was that there as well? Because I dont remember ever seeing that prior and im going to try and fight that, lol.

Thanks in advance girls.

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Nothing is that far from one another. We got married at the gazebo and its a really short walk to Pelicano's. The hardest part for me was walking on the "baordwalk" wooden walkway with heels! I would not want to have my reception by Pelicano's - i mean i guess its larger but its right on top of the road and near the pier which is where everywhere goes. And its right next to the Grand Porto so you have that traffic as well. The only plus is that you have more room i guess.
Thank you. I am going to ask my WC to move it again. she said the gazebo beach is taken. Any suggestions?

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Hi girls, im closing in on my date and getting ready to fax in all final papers to the michigan office. I booked way back in Aug '09 before the changed the prices and ofcourse I dont have the "luxury package list" from then, does anyone know if it was $3,100 or $3,200? I also noticed, on the new list it says there is a $400 surcharge fee for weekend weddings after 4pm, was that there as well? Because I dont remember ever seeing that prior and im going to try and fight that, lol.
Thanks in advance girls.
Hey,
I booked in August '09 as well. The package was 3100 and there was no 400 fee!

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we're here! we have an appointment with denys at 1:00 today. it'll be my first conversation with her but i'm sure everything will turn out great! just thought i'd check in and say hello from playa!
Aww good luck! I'm sure it will, too!! Enjoy it lady!

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So jealous...i wanna be in playa right now too instead of work lol

Does anyone else ever watch the webcam wistfully?
hahahaha! oh heck ya, man. at least once a week, especially now that we're getting close

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I am sooo behind on the whole dress thing.

I cant decide between a 10lb maggie sottero or a light chiffon Galina. Hmmm..for any of you who are married already and didnt wear a light or chiffon gown, how did you hold up in the tropical sun?
I'm doing a totally non-traditional, light, short dress bc I never saw myself in one of those fancy ones: TFNC | TFNC Jacquard Bandeau Dress at ASOS
I'm w/LadyDi go w/the one that's the most you!

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Aww good luck! I'm sure it will, too!! Enjoy it lady!



hahahaha! oh heck ya, man. at least once a week, especially now that we're getting close



I'm doing a totally non-traditional, light, short dress bc I never saw myself in one of those fancy ones: TFNC | TFNC Jacquard Bandeau Dress at ASOS
I'm w/LadyDi go w/the one that's the most you!
I love your dress! So unique and perfect for a DW.

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Lisa I get there on the 21st so we'll be there at the same time!
Awesome, you might get to see my wedding on the 24th! We're leaving for cozumel the day before your wedding though.

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Aww good luck! I'm sure it will, too!! Enjoy it lady!



hahahaha! oh heck ya, man. at least once a week, especially now that we're getting close



I'm doing a totally non-traditional, light, short dress bc I never saw myself in one of those fancy ones: TFNC | TFNC Jacquard Bandeau Dress at ASOS
I'm w/LadyDi go w/the one that's the most you!

Cute!

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