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Within these pages you will find information, links, answers to questions and, other wedding event resources. In one convenient location you will be able to review a wide range of wedding information.

We recommend that you post questions in response to the articles below; answers are posted freely.

Finally you may contact us to engage our services as a wedding planner. We also provide travel arrangements for your out of town guests and affordable honeymoon packages.

Saturday, November 20, 2010

The Castle Inn Riverside, Kansas

Originally a private home, Castle Inn Riverside was built in 1888, based on architectural drawings from a Scottish castle. The block-long property has been under the loving care of Dr. Terry and Paul Lowry since 1994, which turned it into a 14-room inn. Intimate weddings can be hosted in the Grand Foyer, on the imported antique English staircase or in the gardens overlooking the river. Chef works with couples to create custom seated meals or buffet menus, while the rest of the staff helps coordinate outside vendors. Favorite bridal suites include Royal Court, with its two people Jacuzzi (facility fees start at $3,500, exclusive booking of the inn is required Castle Inn riverside.

Kansas requires that couples 18 and over who want to marry must present themselves, their birth certificates and divorce decrees or death certificate. If applicable, Kansas has a three-day waiting period. All require fees of $50 to $60 for the marriage license, payable in cash or money order; no blood tests or medical papers are necessary. Licenses issued in Washington are valid for 60 days; those in Kansas may be used up to six months after issuance.

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Fiji's only luxury beachfront pool villa resort

Setting a new benchmark for luxury and privacy in the south pacific, Taunovo Bay Resort & Spa is located just a 25 minute flight from Nadi International Airport to Taunovo Bay's private airport. With two miles of white sandy beaches, Taunovo bay is situated on Fiji's pacific coast in the adventure capital of Fiji.

Experience world class diving and snorkeling in beqa lagoon including the famous shark dive, an 18 hole Robert Trent Jones Jr. course, white water rafting, zip-lining through the rainforest canopy, surfing frigates passage, game fishing, private island day trips, waterfall safaris, jet ski tours and shopping at art's village.

Experience gourmet pacific rim cuisine at “Novo restaurant beach and bar”, wonderful spa treatments, and a sense of refined luxury. Taunovo bay features four spectacular wedding locations including sunset beach weddings, Taunovo bay's private island, the point and Bure Vunikau, Fiji’s newest luxurious dream house.

Every villa and suite at Taunovo bay includes a private pool and every bedroom has been designed as a master. Your villa in paradise is situated beachfront and feature lush tropical landscaping, exotic interiors, a gourmet kitchen, living lounge, home theatre, daybed pavilion, private courtyards, outdoor Jacuzzi’s and luxurious en-suites.

Saturday, November 6, 2010


If ever a destination inspired romance, it's the Hawaiian Islands. Strolling along white sand beaches, enjoying an island cocktail at sunset, and relaxing to the lilting melodies of Hawaiian music make for the perfect romantic honeymoon. The islands are exotic, magical, and filled with beautiful couples are seeking to start their lives together.

Hawaii has long been America's dream destination for couples going on their honeymoon, as the hotels and resorts on the Hawaiian Islands are just as dreamlike as the islands themselves. For your honeymoon, choose from a wide selection of elegant beachfront hotels and pampering golf and spa resorts.

Celebrate your marriage in style, compliments of numerous hotels in Hawaii. Upon arrival, you'll be treated to such pampering as a bottle of champagne in your room and a room upgrade, based on availability, all simply in honor of your recent wedding.