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#1 CoutureGirl

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    Posted 30 June 2010 - 12:31 PM

    Hi-

    I am new the forum and need some advice! My fiance and I are planning on getting married January 15, 2011 somewhere in the Caribbean OR the Seychelles or the Maldives. We are wanting to rent a villa (we are having a small destination wedding and a 2nd reception back in California when we return).

    I need suggestions as to what people think are the more exclusive and secluded islands (Anguilla, etc.), I would also love to hear stories/suggestions/ideas/destination wedding planner recs as well!

    Thanks so much!!!!

    Lindsay

    #2 GVphotographer

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    Posted 01 July 2010 - 01:50 PM

    Hi Lindsay,
    Welcome to this great forum, here you´ll find the information you are looking for. Congratulations on your wedding!!


    #3 JanineA

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      Posted 01 July 2010 - 10:09 PM

      Welcome to the forum. Happy planning!

      #4 islandbride317

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        Posted 02 July 2010 - 12:18 PM


        Hi, Lindsay --

        CONGRATULATIONS on your engagement & WELCOME to BDW!!!
        I think you will find that this site will become the single *most* important tool available to you during your wedding-planning process -- I KNOW it was for me!

        Very best wishes as you're planning your way,
        toward walking down the aisle on your Big Day!!

        ~ Christie

        #5 MrsJones2Be

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          Posted 02 July 2010 - 12:24 PM

          Congratulations and Happy Planning!
          MRS JONES 2 BE!

          #6 Nicyx

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            Posted 02 July 2010 - 04:24 PM

            Hello, congratulations and welcome, EVERYONE here are so helpful and friendly, Im sure any questions you have or advice you need will be fully answered before you know it!!!!

            Happy Planning x

            #7 Tropical Imaging

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              Posted 02 July 2010 - 07:25 PM

              Welcome to the forum and Happy Planning!

              Parrot Cay is a small exclusive island in the Turks and Caicos, only accessed by a private boat (provided by the island) from Providenciales (about a 25 minute boat ride). You can rent villas (many of them are owned by the rich and famous). Or you can stay at the boutique resort which additionally caters to the villas. (this was where Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner got married)

              Here is a link to a recent wedding at one of the villas in Parrot Cay to see the setting:

              A devine, dream destination wedding at Parrot Cay, Como Resorts. | Brilliant by Tropical Imaging

              Amanyara is another exclusive resort on the island of Providenciales. Like Parrot Cay it is private and very exclusive. We get many of the rich and famous at both of the resorts. You can stay in a room, small villa or up to a 4 villa area with it's own pool and wait staff

              An idea of Amanyara resort:

              Aimee and Craig’s wedding day. | Brilliant by Tropical Imaging
              The engagement session of Sandra and Jang, Amanyara, Turks and Caicos | Brilliant by Tropical Imaging

              We're not as far south as Anguilla, but we find January is still full of tourists! During the horrible cold snap this past February in the US, I think we got to the low 70's in the evenings with 80-85 during the day (possibly higher).

              Hope that helps!

              Krys

              #8 jodieP

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                Posted 02 July 2010 - 07:51 PM

                Hi

                Congrats and welcome!

                I'm sure you will find excellet advise and tips here on BDW!! this forum rocks!!

                Happy planning!!

                Jodie.xx


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                #9 LChavez

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                  Posted 03 July 2010 - 12:00 AM

                  Welcome and best of luck. I'm sure you'll find tons of great information on this forum!

                  #10 rpingree001

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                    Posted 03 July 2010 - 10:22 AM

                    My friend had her honeymoon in the Maldives. Absolutely beautiful and loved it! VERY ROMANTIC!!!




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