WHY YOU SHOULD HAVE YOUR DESTINATION WEDDING IN GREECE

May 6, 2020

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If you are searching for a magnetic scenery, traditional dishes, luxury resorts and a dreamy experience that will blow your mind away for your wedding day, then you should have a destination wedding in Greece. Greece, with its tradition, philosophy and unparalleled beauty, proves to be the right destination location for any kind of wedding.

 

Especially if you are thinking of having a summer wedding, then Greece, with its sunny skies and crystal-clear seas, is what you are looking for. Dive into the blue and green cool waters, walk in the traditional Greek alleys in the Greek islands, feel nature’s touch while strolling into the mountains, and taste some of the most mouthwatering dishes you have ever had.

 

In today’s article we provide you with five of the most important reasons why you should have a destination wedding in Greece. While there are numerous reasons to do so, we have picked the ones we believe mostly represent the Greek spirit and promote best the benefits of a destination wedding in Greece.

 

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1. You Should Have a Destination Wedding in Greece for the Numerous Wedding Locations it Offers

 

Truth is, Greece has an advantage compared to many countries around the world: It has numerous options when it comes to the wedding locations you can choose from. Whether you are looking to get married in an island, like Mykonos, Santorini, Paros, Spetses, Rhodes or Crete, or you prefer to have your destination wedding in Greece in a magnificent place like Halkidiki, Athens Riviera or Thessaloniki, you still have the opportunity to create something remarkable.

 

Greece provides you with multiple options when it comes to wedding locations. You can easily research the right one for you by checking out our wedding blog’s proposals. In any case, Greece is a land that has no restrictions. 

 

It is ideal for a small, intimate wedding, for a large, luxurious event, for an elopement or a honeymoon. Just pick one of the hundreds islands or any other location for that matter, and you will be totally satisfied.

 

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2. For its Magnetic Scenery and Unparalleled Beauty

 

Crystal-clear cool waters… Majestic mountains filled with greenery… Traditional island houses… The sun, the light blue sky, the magical sunset… And of course all the ancient monuments… All these create a truly magical experience for you to live and an incomparable scenery for your destination wedding. 

 

If you are searching for a place where elegant beauty is natural and comes effortlessly out of each place you visit, then you should consider having your destination wedding in Greece. Have a pre-wedding photoshoot in front of Santorini’s volcano, lie down in one of the thousand beaches with golden sand, and have a next day photoshoot while on a cruise towards the orange sunset.

 

Greece is referred at as Heaven on Earth. Each and every one of its locations offers you with a really unique, magnetic and magical scenery, one that you have never seen before. There is no country around the world that combines all this elegant beauty in so many locations at the same time.

 

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3. You Should Have a Destination Wedding in Greece For Its Luxurious Wedding Resorts and Wedding Venues

 

Furthermore, Greece provides you with multiple options when it comes to luxurious wedding resorts and venues. There are literally dozens of places to choose from, all filled with opulence and elegant, stylish beauty. 

 

Whether you are searching for a resort or wedding venue to have both your wedding ceremony and reception, as well as to provide accommodation for your guests, or you are looking for the right place to have a marvelous wedding reception and nothing more, Greece offers you exactly what you need. There are wonderful wedding resorts and venues which provide you with exceptional service, breathtaking views, as well as luxurious facilities and comfortable accommodation.

 

Just make a thorough research or look at our wedding venue guide HERE

 

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Photo: Phosart

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4. For its Mouthwatering Food and the Traditional Greek Chapels

 

Now, when you have your destination wedding in Greece, there are two important factors you want to consider: Food and chapels. Both are truly important in order to create an exquisite wedding event that will remain vivid in everyone’s mind forever.

 

Firstly, you should definitely taste some of the Greek traditional dishes, such as the Greek salad, Moussaka, Pastitsio and of course, Gyros. You can also find more sophisticated, unusual and complex dishes in Greek cuisine, which will take you to a journey of tastes and smells and will leave you and your guests satisfied and full.


Moreover, if you decide to have your destination wedding in Greece, you should keep in mind that there are many traditional, romantic chapels you can choose from. Whether you decide to get married on an island or in the mainland, a fantastic idea is to search for a cute, romantic traditional Greek chapel to exchange your vows and enjoy the most marvellous day of your life.

 

 

 

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Photo: Sotiris Tsakanikas & Andreas Markakis

Photo: Sotiris Tsakanikas & Andreas Markakis

Photo: Sotiris Tsakanikas & Andreas Markakis

Photo: Sotiris Tsakanikas & Andreas Markakis

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#5. You Should Have a Destination Wedding in Greece so as you Live the Greek Experience at the Fullest

 

Greece offers a wide range of activities to choose from. Apart from having the wedding of your dreams, there are also plenty of things you can do in your spare time. You can go scuba diving, explore the Greek islands, go on a cruise or visit one of the numerous monuments and museums that Greece has. 

 

In any case, Greece provides you with the opportunity to live the Greek experience at the fullest, enjoy your vacation and create memories that you will never forget.

 

In conclusion, there are many reasons why you should have your destination wedding in Greece. Apart from the spectacular scenery and the Greek traditional elements, Greece provides you with the chance to explore new lands and philosophies and come in touch with different cultures and customs around the country.

 

Each and every one of its locations consists of a wide range of activities to do, dishes to taste and resort to enjoy your wedding day. Live the Greek experience by having your destination wedding in Greece.

 

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