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Jingles - I think it might be #26 on the map..."El Faro". I'm thinking that because the Steakhouse is #27 "El Puerto" (I had my reception dinner there). I know where all of the other restaurants on the map are (I went to almost all of them) so that's the only one that fits.

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Hey everyone! I am just starting all of this planning stuff out... and I have to be honest, it's a little overwhelming. My fiance and I are planning a June 2010 wedding at either Iberostar Paraiso Del Mar or Iberostar Paraiso Beach. We have finally narrowed the search to one of the two, but have no idea where to go from here.

 

Is it best to go through a travel agent, or book everything on our own? Also, could anyone recommend a good travel agent to work with?

 

Any help would absolutely be appreciated!

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Jingles - No problem! :)

 

Jennibak - Welcome and good luck with your planning! The Iberostar Paraiso Del Mar and Paraiso Beach share a property and people staying at either resort are free to roam around and use the amenities of both resorts. I got married at the Paraiso Beach side, so if you have any questions, please feel free to ask and I'll do my best to help you out! cheesy.gif

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Hi Ladies! I finally heard back from Del Mar! I have been trying to confirm my date since April! I wasn't too stressed though cause the wedding is not until NEXT NOVEMBER...yeah I know...really far away! But Karla has been great. I'm trying to stay calm....(I have already ordered a good portion of my OOT bag stuff...I'm trying to pace myself so I don't have to drop major cash all at once.

I wanted to pass a website on to you girls cause it was the cheapest place I could find luggage tag sleeves and the rubbery strap thingy. I am making my own luggage tags. (printing them on business cards and slipping them into the sleeves)

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I hope this helps others. I am going to be sticking 2 luggage tags in each envelope with the invitation. I filled out the resort address and left a place for them to write their names. How is everyone else doing?
We did the luggage tags for our engagement party favors...they were definitely a hit...so that's good news.

My sister knew our favors so she bought us two luggage tags, one pink and one black. "Mr. Right and Mrs. Always Right"
It was perfect!!!

Planning is going well...we are probably booking Claudia Rodriguez next week, we are just waiting on the contract.


Welcome new brides!!!!

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Jingles

We did the luggage tags for our engagement party favors...they were definitely a hit...so that's good news.

 

My sister knew our favors so she bought us two luggage tags, one pink and one black. "Mr. Right and Mrs. Always Right"

It was perfect!!!

 

Planning is going well...we are probably booking Claudia Rodriguez next week, we are just waiting on the contract.

 

 

Welcome new brides!!!!

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So....I finished my STD a few weeks ago....I think I have all the kinks knocked out. I wanted to post the template here for any of you ladies who need a template. I found it on the STD Boarding pass thread. I added vintage mexican travel poster pictures, a vintage mexican map that I tinted blue to match my colors (my colors are the blue, pink and green that you see I used through out) I will post the cover also incase anyone needs that too. I hope when you ladies view it, everything looks ok. I'll be sure to post pictures when I actually cut them out and make them...LOL

 

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Ticket Jacket Template- K & C Final.ppt

Kristin and Chris STD 2010.pub

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Okay, so we are quite to avid Beer Pong Players and we have many in our group coming down for the wedding.

 

I was wondering, since they now make inflatable beer pong...if anyone bought this down to the resort and if there were any problems.

 

Perhaps we could do it in the actitivities pool and not near the swim up bar area...or just somewhere...but I was just curious if they allow it and if anyone has done it.

 

 

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