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Just Married...Wedding Review!

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Hi Juniorbaby01,

1st off, congrats! your wedding looks like it was amazing!! and you looked so beautiful! i'm so glad i found this review - it's a wealth of information! we're getting married at the RIU in August and i have a couple of follow up questions for you.

 

1. do you have the general manager's contact information? i'd love to get in contact with him. i've been trying for months to get the WC to waive the day pass for a makeup artist i would liek to hire and she immediately told me no. although i have heard of other brides getting waived. i just think it's a little ridiculous of them wanting to charge a day pass for someone who is not consuming anything at all!

 

2. how did you manage to maek reservations for all your guests ahead of time to visit the restaurants? i really would love to do that for my guests.

 

3. i see that you held your rehearsal dinner at Sir Andrews. did they charge you extra for this? i asked to have a rehearsal dinner done the night before the wedding (more like a welcome dinner) and again the WC said she was unable to do that because there were other people in the hotel and she could not maek a reservation for that large of a group. i don't even care if it's semi-private. i'm having about 50 guests too. i tried asking about a cocktail reception and they want to charge me $1,500 for just an hour and that only includes liqour and appetizers - not even food!

 

4. can i please have the makeup artist's contact information? she did a great job and i would love to check out her prices.

 

i appreciate any information you can give me. i'm pretty close to my date so i would love to work all this out! i hope you can help me!! smile03.gif

 

thanks again!

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