How much does it cost to attend a wedding as a guest?

If you ever wondered how much a wedding would cost to attend as a guest, then wonder no more – the average guest spends over a whopping £500! Infographic by Chilli Sauce –How much a wedding costs the guest  Read More

Anatomy of an Engagement Ring

All you lovely ladies who haven’t quite got the engagement ring yet, here is a handy infographic to make sure you get the sparkler of your dreams! Infographic by Simply Bridal.  Read More

Attending a Destination Wedding as a Guest: The Wedding [Part 6]


Doing a wedding cake from scratch on location for a destination wedding was a risk I wasn’t prepared to chance for a first attempt. I was also too afraid to bring one as I wasn’t completely confident that they wouldn’t try and attack it in the airport looking for drugs!! LOL! So in advance of the wedding the bride and I discussed designs that could be easily... Read More

Attending a Destination Wedding as a Guest: Part 5

Another structured day. We were finally getting the hang of it all.   The highlight of this day was initially going to be the glass bottom boat trip that we did at midday, but the adventures were going to get a lot more heart-racing than that!   The tour was short but quite entertaining – the guides had lots of stories to tell and although we didn’t stand still long... Read More

Attending a Destination Wedding as a Guest: Part 4

Having an all inclusive holiday sounds like a luxury but in my opinion actually makes a holiday a holiday! The breakfast buffet was amazing! Beautiful pastries, fruit and hot meals were available and once again the service was great. Breakfast was followed by a brief orientation of the site. The maps provided were confusing by their own admission so we found most things by following... Read More

Attending a Destination Wedding as a Guest: Part 3

If you have been following our series on attending a destination wedding as a guest, Tasha our roving reporter in Jamaica has still not reached her destination after more than 17 hours of travelling! Let’s catch up with her third instalment and see how she fares on the final leg of her journey to get to that destination wedding on time! — The journey to the hotel was... Read More

Attending a Destination Wedding as a Guest: Part 2

Hope you enjoyed my first instalment yesterday! Now everything is packed, all excursions booked, one final thing to do… travel to my destination! One top tip for travelling guests is to prepare for a long journey! Over 9 hrs on a plane is NOT a good look! My dayzzzzz! The food on the plane was not the greatest….next top tip – eat before you board! A Sunday roast... Read More

Attending a Destination Wedding as a Guest

Well, if you have ever considered having a destination wedding and getting away from dready old Blighty be sure to read the destination guides on Jamaica and St Lucia, but what if you have been invited to a destination wedding as a guest? We have sent our roving reporter  off to Jamaica to investigate what is it like being a guest at a destination wedding! We have sent our roving... Read More