Graphic Publishing


Graphic Publishing

category_outlined / Travel & Outdoor
Great Destination WeddingsGreat Destination Weddings

Great Destination Weddings

Annuel 2018 - 2019

Find your perfect destination for a luxury wedding in Australia or Asia Pacific. Think tropical Pacific island weddings in Fiji, Vanuatu, Cook Islands and Niue, or romantic Indian Ocean ceremonies in the Maldives and Mauritius, not to forget the destination wedding choices in Malaysia, Thailand and Bali ... or perhaps an intimate wedding in a town close to your capital city is what you desire. Great Destination Weddings showcases the best destinations for your holiday wedding!

Graphic Publishing
Read Morekeyboard_arrow_down


access_time2 min.
editor’s letter

Welcome to the 2018 issue of Great Destination Weddings! After eight years producing this gorgeous magazine, the GDW team still gets excited when the wedding photos start flowing in and pages start coming together. I suppose it’s because we are all travellers at heart and, for the most part, we are all die-hard romantics. Working on a magazine that brings together dreamy destinations and magical wedding stories is our ultimate creative outlet. Romantic travel at its finest!It’s always such an honour when a couple invites us to share their destination wedding and this issue you’ll find a swag of inspiration, advice and ideas in our featured nuptials. From New York (p. 72) and Italy (p. 36) to beautiful celebrations throughout Thailand, Bali, Australia and the Pacific islands – you’ll really…

access_time6 min.
12 reasons to love a destination wedding

OKAY, WE’LL ADMIT we’re a bit biased when it comes to a love of destination weddings (hence our name and our, well, everything). So it’s safe to say we’ve seen our fair share of amazing celebrations and know the pros and cons. Whether you’re toying with the idea of a wedding weekend getaway, considering nuptials at an island resort or dreaming of an exotic overseas escape, these 12 reasons will have you packing your suitcases…1 An intimate weddingYou could go all out and invite your entire contacts list, but chances are you’ll only ask your closest friends and family to a destination wedding. If you’re after an intimate celebration with a carefully-edited guest list, an overseas soirée is the way to go – loved ones will have to go the…

access_time2 min.
our favourite picks

Oh, bartender…Did someone say Prosecco? Say it loudly, and brightly, at your reception with this seriously cute LED Neon Light from Audenza. The perfect addition to any bar’s styling, the jazzy light comes in a perfectly pretty shade of pink.audenza.comSay it with styleCollaborating with Papier, celeb-fave designer and fashion icon Matthew Williamson has created a range of bold and exotic wedding stationery pieces that you can customise online. We love.papier.comBahama mamaSkinny Dip’s cute-as-heck Bahamas Bag gives us holiday vibes just looking at it. With room for sunscreen, sunnies and your purse, it’s a travel essential – especially if you’re going to the Bahamas.skinnydiplondon.comDazzling destinationsTake home a little bit of your celebration destination with these cool cityscape rings from Shekhtwoman. 3D-printed in gold, platinum and silver, they feature local icons and…

access_time1 min.
somewhere   beyond the sea…

Destination: BALIEmbrace Bali’s super laid-back atmosphere with boho styles and sheer, floaty fabricsOne Day BridalMarco & MariaL’eto BridalSuzanne HarwardRime ArodakyOne Day BridalDestination: AMALFI COASTStay elegantly glamorous with classic silhouettes and European-inspired touchesMoira Hughes CoutureOne Day BridalOne Day BridalSuzanne HarwardMoira Hughes CoutureOne Day BridalDestination: THAILANDKeep things refined for a beach-resort celebration in summer-ready fabrics with gorgeous detailOne Day BridalMoira Hughes CoutureLela RoseSuzanne HarwardSuzanne HarwardOne Day Bridal ■…

access_time6 min.
a go-to destination wedding checklist

(PHOTO: FOTOLIA)*A year before• Sit down with your partner to work out a realistic budget you both agree on. Talk openly from the outset about what you’re prepared to spend to avoid stress later on.• Think about what your dream wedding would look and feel like. A grand soirée in southern France? An exotic event in Thailand? A South Pacific beach party? If you have different ideas, chances are you can meet halfway to find a spot that ticks boxes for both of you.• Research destinations and costs. If you’ve fallen for a location on the other side of the globe, you’ll need to factor in significant airfares (and so will your guests). If you have a strict budget, consider somewhere a little closer to home.• Look into the destination…

access_time5 min.
i do, take two

“You might want to reaffirm your commitment after working through a few bumps along the road to marital bliss.”SO YOU’VE FOUND YOUR FOREVER LOVE, hosted an incredible wedding and enjoyed a fabulous honeymoon. Ever wish you could do it all over again? Well, the good news is, you can. A vow renewal is a symbolic way to celebrate your marriage, honour what you’ve achieved together so far and look to forward to the next exciting chapter. Not to mention a cracker excuse for a holiday.Why & when should you renew?Whether it’s been a year or four decades, there are no rules when it comes to renewing your vows. Perhaps you had a budget wedding or eloped way back when and now you want to party in style with your growing…