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Destination Weddings: Five reasons to choose Vancouver, BC

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Are you thinking of eloping or planning a destination wedding? Why not Vancouver, BC?Vancouver is known to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world…but you already knew that. With the amazing natural beauty of the West Coast as our backdrop, friendly people, great food, and warm weather – it makes for a great location to celebrate your wedding! Ok, ok we might be biased because we live here but we’re so lucky to call Vancouver home and be surrounded by breathtaking backdrops. Here are five reasons why we love our city and why you should have your wedding in Vancouver. We’ll even help you plan it 😉


1. Spectacular Setting:

With Vancouver’s breathtaking mountains, sparkling oceans, rainforests (don’t worry we always have a rain plan), and beautiful foliage throughout all seasons, it truly reflects the stunning natural beauty of the West Coast; easily making Vancouver one of the most beautiful cities in the world.


2. Superior Service & Value:

Canadians are known across the globe for their hospitality and friendliness. Vancouverites are no exception! Vancouver is full of diversity and people of all beautiful walks of life that are happy to provide you with friendly assistance every step of your trip. Vancouver hotels, restaurants, and businesses will always offer outstanding levels of service and product quality to ensure a smooth and enjoyable time in our beautiful city. And an added bonus: with the consistent advantageous exchange rate, it creates a world class experience with super value to your money!


3. Gateway to Adventures:

Vancouver has quick and easy access to Vancouver Island, Whistler, and Victoria (to name a few) – with bountiful mountains to climb and scenic trails to hike, food and music festivals to dive into and endless year-round water and land sports for everyone to enjoy, there will never be shortage of fun to explore in this city!


4. Amazing Food From Around The World:

Vancouverites are super passionate about good food so it definitely won’t be hard to find a cuisine, style or a caterer to suit your desired taste and budget. There are so many yummy options to choose from, that will leave you and your guests’ full and satisfied! We’d love to share our favourites from food trucks to 5 star restaurants!


5. The Weather and Climate:

You may have heard that it rains often in Vancouver, that sometimes we could almost call our city, “Raincouver”. Although this is true; the summers and sunny days here are absolutely gorgeous. The average temperature in the summer hovers around 25c (77f) from June to August with hardly any rain. It’s no wonder we get the majority of international visitors during these months! But if it does rain, just think of the cute umbrellas and boots your wedding party could wear!


If you are thinking of a destination wedding here in Vancouver, BC we might just be the ideal planning company for you! We would love to do a coffee date via Skype to learn of your love story. We love creating intimate weddings that reflect the couple with stunning backdrops of the West Coast and would call ourselves lucky to bring your vision to life. Say hello and let us know your plans!

Happy planning!