Ceremonies, Uncategorized

Intimate villa wedding by the sea

Much of today’s wedding was in Chinese. I don't speak a word but it didn’t matter; one of the couple’s friends translated everything I was saying, line by line. The couple said their vows in Mandarin, and then exchanged rings. The atmosphere was very intimate, even though we were all right by the beach with… Continue reading Intimate villa wedding by the sea

Recent Weddings

Wedding in Rayong

Weddings are a wonderful family occasion and when children are part of the day and celebrations the whole ceremony takes on an even more special and enchanted feeling. Today’s wedding was no exception – it was a very moving experience for all as each child had their own part to play in the wedding. As… Continue reading Wedding in Rayong

Celebrations, Ceremonies, Chinese, Wedding day topics

Small Family Wedding

Up on Samui’s north-east coast, there’s a beautiful bay that is the venue for quite a few weddings. Today’s couple exchanged vows and rings here, before going off to have their reception. There were just a half dozen family members present, but they all enjoyed themselves. This was one of an increasing number of weddings… Continue reading Small Family Wedding

Celebrations, Recent Weddings, Wedding day topics

Beach wedding, Koh Samui

It’s possible to book an entire resort for a wedding. This is what today’s couple did; with just under 30 guests, they were able to book most of a small resort on Samui’s north coast. The wedding took place towards the end of a long, hot sunny afternoon. Most of the guests were Norwegian and while… Continue reading Beach wedding, Koh Samui

Celebrations, Decoration, Recent Weddings

Villa Wedding August 9th

 This beachside wedding was held at one of Samui's most beautiful villas, right in the south of the island. The couple chose to have bubbles instead of confetti, an idea that worked brilliantly. And a thank you from the couple: Hi Dimitri,  Thank you so very much for all of your help and for marrying… Continue reading Villa Wedding August 9th