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15 Items for your Destination Wedding Welcome bags
15 Items for your Destination Wedding Welcome bags

When your friends and family are travelling to your wedding and an overnight stay is involved, a welcome hamper is a nice touch for them to arrive to – plus it can set the tone for what’s to come! I (destination wedding planner, Nicole Hellinger) recommend personalising your welcome bags where possible; not all hampers

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Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate Franschhoek
Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate Franschhoek

Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate wears her 300 year history with dignity. A haven of tranquility with outstretched vistas of Franschhoek Valley with the heightened drama of the rugged mountains beyond, this is winelands hospitality at its finest barely an hour’s drive from Cape Town. Tucked away in the heartland of South African wine country,

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How to choose a wedding venue
How to choose a wedding venue

Picking a venue for your event is a big deal. It’s expensive. It sets the tone. It’s the “meat” in the event sandwich, if you will. It’s also an incredibly overwhelming process. How can you possibly find a venue that A) you can afford, B) you actually like, C) is convenient for your guests, and

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Wedding day ruined by bad venue!
Wedding day ruined by bad venue!

After devoting countless hours planning every finest detail of your wedding day, it’s understandable that you expect everything to be flawless with a capital F. The emotional stakes are off the charts since you and your husband to be have been looking forward to this day for your entire lives. But the truth is: There is

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