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#1 KViola

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    Posted 01 December 2008 - 10:49 PM

    Just introducing myself! My name is Karen and I'm from Boston! Go Pats!!!!
    I'm 34, my FI is 30 and we just got engaged a month ago, and we just decided yesterday that we are going to have a destination wedding. This is a second wedding for me, but a first for my FI! The planning and the $$$$ just started to get ridiculous, so we figured if we're going to spend some $$$ we might as well have the vacation of a lifetime and a wedding we will never forget instead of a small cookie cutter wedding in a hotel ballroom!! We haven't quite decided on a location. Maybe Italy? Australia? (may be too long of a flight?) Turks and Caicos? I'd love to hear from all of you! We're looking for glamorous and luxurious but still classic and elegant. But something a little different. Looking forward to the journey with everyone!

    Karen

    #2 Mark Davidson

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      Posted 01 December 2008 - 11:11 PM

      Karen,

      Congratulation!

      Boston YEA!!! I went to school on the North Shore. Go Sox!!!!

      Good luck with your planning. :-)

      #3 2bebridejamaica

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        Posted 01 December 2008 - 11:15 PM

        Congrats Karen from yet another local!! Can't wait to hear more from you. I agree Boston weddings are crazy $$$$ sooo that's why we did Jamaica.

        #4 Kathie

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          Posted 02 December 2008 - 12:22 AM

          Welcome to the forum from another local. How ah ya?

          #5 leahstafford

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            Posted 02 December 2008 - 12:32 AM

            welcome karen, congrats and happy planning!

            #6 O'Driscoll Photography

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              Posted 02 December 2008 - 01:47 AM

              Hi Karen,

              Congrats and welcome!

              While I think Turks and Caicos would be a great choice, I would opt for either Italy or Australia. Italy is my favorite country in Europe. I love the Italian people, architecture, food, wine, etc. I think having your wedding anywhere in Italy would make for a spectacular wedding! My suggestion, though, would be to have it somewhere in Tuscany or Umbria. (Or the Amalfi coast). Australia would also be a wonderful place for your wedding. I used to live there, and really loved my time there! The people there are really super nice and down to earth. And, it's also a really beautiful country with a lot of great venues for weddings.

              Have fun planning!

              Best wishes,
              Tod

              #7 BC Bride2be

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                Posted 02 December 2008 - 02:39 AM

                Congrats!! I am sure you will be able to find all the information you need on the forum to help you decide on a location!!
                Happy Planning!

                #8 BajaBride2010

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                  Posted 02 December 2008 - 04:29 AM

                  Congrats & Welcom Aboard!

                  #9 dolfinluck

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                    Posted 02 December 2008 - 11:17 AM

                    Congrats and welcome to the forum!!!

                    #10 Angela139

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                      Posted 02 December 2008 - 11:29 AM

                      Hi Karen! Congratulations, and welcome to the forum! :)




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