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The Beautiful Ionian Islands

Posted 3 years ago by Amy Whitehouse in

Corfu is one of the most breath taking greek islands within the Ionian sea. One of the most perfectly romantic and typically greek locations for your wedding to be held.

Why not say I do in the quant, tradition, peaceful island of Corfu, amongst some of the best beaches in the Mediterranean. To the North of the island is Roda, Sidari and Acharavi where you will find beautiful mountain backdrops, wonderful beaches and warm shallow waters. If you are looking for more of a laid back atmosphere head towards the West of the island, where you will find Arillas and Aghious Gordios islands that attract honeymooners all year round. For your all round romantics, Kassiopi is also found to the West of the island, this little towns picturesque harbour offers a traditional village atmosphere and countless views. To the East of the island you will find the popular resorts of Pelekas and Kontokali in a beautiful area of the island with breathtaking glorious sunsets, just slightly north of the bustling capital Corfu Town. Corfu Town is guarded by two fortresses, featuring Venetian architecture in the old quarter’s narrow streets, springtime offers brightly coloured flowers and countless island walks.

Corfu holds a perfect location for everyone, some of the most gorgeous wedding spots are…

Town Hall of Corfu – is one of the most popular venues due to it being located in the heart of the historic Corfu town. Many couples choose to arrive at their wedding ceremony by horse-drawn carriage, others choose to walk through the historic streets of the town, serenaded by local musicians.

The Marbella Beach Hotel – This beautiful 5 star hotel is transformed to meet every one of your weddings desires. With the Ionian sea backdrop the breathtaking views are perfect for your outdoor wedding, combined with its exceptional environment and the chapel, which is in the hotel’s foryard, the Marbella is a perfect wedding location.

Isabella Country House – If you would like a venue that would definitely go above and beyond your every wish Isabella country house is for you. Found in the gorgeous village of Gouvia this venue is known in Corfu to be the most romantic wedding location. The exquisite garden with palm trees and flowers work together to create a perfect reception for you.

Corfu Imperial – Is an exclusive breath taking resort found in the North of Corfu. Imagine the soft sand tickling your as you walk barefoot to a flower-decked gazebo under the setting sun. Their weddings are arranged on the hotels private sandy beach or in the beautiful gardens.

 

 

From the top left: Corfu Town Hall, Isabella Country House, Marbella Beach Hotel, Corfu Imperial, Marbella Beach Hotel, Corfu Imperial and finally Corfu Town Hall.

Greek Concierge can provide all of this for you and your wedding, don’t hesitate to contact us and book a consultation so we can start making your wedding dreams become reality.

 

The Islands of Love

Posted 3 years ago by Amy Whitehouse in

Your wedding day is a special time in your life that you dream about from when you are a child. Finding the perfect person that you are totally in love with and want to spend the rest of your life with is something that deserves the most beautiful ceremony and celebration. So why not paint this perfect picture in the Greek Islands.

Exotic sandy beaches, its beautiful relaxed atmosphere, domed monasteries, the sparkling sapphire Aegean sea, breath taking sunsets and its vibrant history, are only a few of the reasons why the Greek islands are seen as the most romantic locations in the world. Every corner of Greece holds a beautiful story to tell, one of which could be yours.

In a country so rich and varied, it’s incredibly easy to find a location for your ideal wedding that meets your every wish….

 

Santorini is one of the many gorgeous islands that could be the ideal location for you, it is seen as the most romantic Greek island due to its breathtaking views and picturesque coastlines. Discover the towns that cling precariously to the side of volcanic cliffs, the many beautiful beaches that line the east coast and the enchanting, traditional churches. Santorini is home to the most alluring towns filled with excellent restaurants and exclusive shops tucked amongst its winding, whitewashed streets. The east coast of the island is where you will find the best volcanic beaches with crystal-clear waters.

 

Some of the most beautiful wedding hotspots in Santorini are….

St Irene Chapel – Set in the heart of Santorini St Irene Chapel holds the most breathtaking sea views. Its idyllic location enables you to be able to say your vows whist on a quaint balcony over looking the romantic santorini town.

Andronis Hotel Wedding Terrace – This gorgeous wedding spot is on a overhanging cliff face making you feel as if you are alone on the most beautiful island in the world. During sunset the colours of the sky bounce of the white washed houses of santorini creating an ideal setting for your wedding.

Church of Anastasia – If you prefer a more traditional church wedding the church of Anastasia is a must. It is a quaint typically greek setting with a beautiful bell tower feature that holds gorgeous views of the island.

Dana Villas –  provides a dream setting situated upon a private terrace in the capital Fira. This location over looks stunning volcanic views. The spectacular views provide the perfect setting with the dressed pergola and soft candle light contribute to the atmosphere of this unique setting.

Santo Winery – is one of the most popular ceremony venues on the island. The outdoor location provides beautiful panoramic island views. Santo Winery is located in Megalochori that is between Perissa/Perivolos and Fira.

Greek Concierge can provide all of this for you and your wedding, don’t hesitate to contact us and book a consultation so we can start making your wedding dreams become reality.

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