Destination Wedding Tips – Visit the Algarve for Your Wedding Abroad

The Algarve is not only one of the most populated areas of Portugal, it is also one of the richest in Europe. It is the most southerly point of the country, with over 450,000 permanent residents. Tourism and related services are one of the main sources of income for the Algarve, and it is considered to be the most important Portuguese tourist areas.


The area has stunning scenery and caters for all your holiday needs with ease. If you are planning to get married abroad, have you considered the Algarve for your special day?


Destination Wedding – Visit the Algarve


Planning Your Wedding Abroad


Some people are put off getting married abroad because of all the things that need doing in another country that might not be the same as in the UK.  The answer is to consider a wedding planner Algarve based and let them sort everything out for you. This can make the whole process less stressful for all concerned, as all you need do is sit back, relax and catch the plane when the time arrives.


It should be no surprise that getting married abroad is becoming more popular, as it combines your wedding with a holiday with all your family and friends.


The Services of a Wedding Planner


A wedding planner can be worth their weight in gold, taking all the stress of planning your wedding off your hands. Among the matters they will handle is:

  • They will deal with the legal matters of your marriage in the Algarve
  • They will help to work out the budget for your wedding and make savings wherever they can.  They are able to do this because of all their connections in the area.
  • They will help with the color theme and design, including your flowers and the linen and crockery.
  • Your catering and cake will be all taken care of
  • Transport, beauty treatments and entertainment are all arranged
  • A rehearsal of the ceremony can take place
  • And then the most important thing of all, your special day will be coordinated to make sure everything runs smoothly.


The services of a wedding planner are not always as expensive as some people think. They will know the best places to buy and arrange the highest quality of goods and services at reasonable prices, and in the long run, can save you money.


The Venue


Most people who are getting married somewhere like the Algarve tend to think of a beautiful wedding on the beach. This is not the only option by any means.   The Algarve has some wonderful traditional churches and villages, and any one of them would make a perfect backdrop for your special day. There are hotels, villas, marquees, and several other types of venue, you just have to make your choice.


Getting married in the Algarve will be a memorable experience for you and your guests. With the beautiful countryside, wonderful beaches and the friendliness of the Portuguese people, this can be the perfect location for your special day.

About Christa Thompson

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Christa Thompson is the Founder and Chief Editor of The Fairytale Traveler. She started traveling the world in 2003 when she attended a summer abroad study at the University of Cambridge in England. Since then, her wanderlust has been fierce. Her three passions in life are her son, traveling, and being creative. The Fairytale Traveler brand gives Christa the opportunity to do all of these things and to live intentionally every day. "It's never too late to believe in what you love and to pursue your dreams." -Christa Thompson

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