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A short story of a dowry

16.09.2016

    Although nowadays the times of arranged marriages and dowry are fading away, it is not a faraway past when marriage negotiations where conducted in Crete and the whole Greece.      The biggest responsibility for the marriage laid on the side of brid...

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Cretan Live Music & Traditional Dances

11.06.2016

    Faithful to its traditions, in the world of modern sounds, Crete has its own “Dancing with the Stars” folk culture: musicians & whole associations of traditional Cretan dancers are followed by masses of enthusiasts. There is no Crete without Cretan lyra & ...

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Wedding dragees & sugared almond favours

22.05.2016

    In ancient Greece there was a tradition when sweet dragees were served as a dessert with honey, fruits & nuts. Later a similar custom occurred in ancient Rome & closer to our times, in Europe, aristocratic families used those particular sweets during large...

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Wedding ensemble

12.02.2016

    When thinking of a wedding, everybody thinks of a nice outfit. Whether you are a bride, a groom, a bridesmaid or bridesmaid’s mother, we all want to look good at this special occasion.   Many brides dream of a bridal dress a long time before they even meet their fiancé. ...

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Kids at your wedding

25.01.2016

    It is no longer a taboo that many newlyweds have children who become their flower girls and ring bearers at their wedding.  However, even if you are not a parent at this particular moment of your life, it is most likely that children will still be present at your ...

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Is your wedding planner legit?

23.12.2015

    If you decide you need one, choosing a competent as much as creative wedding planner, it is a basic element to successful event with no stress, exceeding positively even your expectations.     TRICKS OF READY WEDDING PACKAGES   Even if by the f...

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Crete for Love: destination weddings
Wedding portraits

13.10.2015

    Destination wedding is this time of your life that you choose to spend in a holiday mood with your families and the closest friends. Such a special occasion and the unconventional venue to hold your wedding, brings everybody together far away from their daily rou...

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10 most important things about your outdoor destination wedding

28.09.2015

    TRANSPORT – When you choose your outdoor wedding venue make sure you know how far away it is located from the place of your accommodation. Some people may have no problem to drive more than 1 hour to their wedding location just to avoid crowds. Some just want to step of t...

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How to choose a unique wedding location in Crete, Greece

01.04.2015

    If you have already decided to plan your wedding in Crete, you should think of the following elements that can help you proceed with a choice of your perfect wedding abroad venue: Before you book your accommodation, find your wedding planner that will advise on...

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Haute (Cretan) cuisine

26.03.2015

    Cretan cuisine is famous for its quality and the Mediterranean flavors!Dakos, stuffed zucchini flowers, snails, a variety of greens and herbs, homemade cheese: all this beauty you can find in every tavern menu.Without any doubt, Cretan cuisine is considered to be the m...

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Grooms planning their destination weddings

30.01.2015

    Since the early age, little girls tie their mother’s handkerchief around their hair and play to be a bride. At this age, boys have more serious games to take care of.   Then the grown-up girls get engaged and plan their wedding, thinking of: ceremony place, date...

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Destination wedding for happy memories!

25.10.2014

    The day of your wedding can be stressful, lots of tension between families, so many opinionated people advising on issues that shall only belong to the couple. Sometimes it is worth realizing a reality in order to take precautions and keep your plans based on what...

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Beach wedding as a fairy tale of August

23.09.2014

    It was one of those hot Cretan summer days! Middle of August, on the beach nearby Rethymnon. So much excitement setting the bamboo wedding arch surrounded by tourists who were impressed by our pace and well-planned layout.   Valeriya and Dmitriy chose for t...

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Beauty of loneliness

30.07.2014

    If you are searching for the venue of pure nature, right next to the deep blue water of ocean  where a few people pass the paths and you can enjoy the beauty of loneliness, here we have  a propostion for you.  Exploring the South of Crete can be fascinating and placing y...

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Romance for two

24.07.2014

    It was a special request we received. Him and her having their time on Crete. Trying to tighten their bonds, find some peace to rediscover their relationship and love.    Romance can look and sound cheesy but when the reality hits our lives we forgot about ...

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Agia Kiriaki, Chalepa, Chania
Bikes, lemons, smell of lavender at the little port of Chania

06.06.2014

    It was a warm afternoon at the beginning of May. Maria and Fedor chose Agia Kiriaki church in the neighbourhood of Tabakaria area, Chania to ride retro bikes full of spring flowers and then... They invited their families to join them for the church ceremony with G...

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Apokoronas area
Apokoronas area, Crete

07.05.2014

    Right before the winter spreads its humidity over the heavy stones of traditional Cretan houses, we drive into the land of hills covered with olive groves. Passing through the village of Vrisses, we enter a tiny village with a few houses, an old kafeneio and a min...

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Your Greek wedding sweet almonds

07.05.2014

    There is no happy private moment in Greece and in Crete without those sweet sugar almonds called in Greek “koufeta” (κουφέτα). The traditional ones have an almond inside covered with a thin surface of hard sugar. The modern ones can be filled with chocolate or wit...

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Cretan musicians

07.05.2014

    It is the sound of bouzouki, liras, sharp Cretan voices and the tap of black traditional boots. Men dressed in black, with beards and twisting moustache singing nostalgic and real life stories in the accompaniment of traditional instruments. Sometimes it can be a ...

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sweets of Cretan wedding
Sweets of Cretan wedding

27.04.2014

    Honey dip pastries are specialties of Greek celebrations. Sure, you all know crunchy baklava due to its thin dough rolled many times around nut filling.     Crete has its own specialty, usually served during weddings. They are called xerotigana (ξεροτήγανα)...

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Man and the sea
Man and the sea

10.04.2014

Crete has its own roughness and seducing wilderness. Many of its beaches are surrounded by rocks and mountainous hills hosting shepherds refuges or tiny churches. And here we are celebrating with Olga and Peter at the beginning of October. We are on the edge of popular tourist de...

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OUR ROMANTIC EVENTS & WEDDINGS IN CHANIA, CRETE, GREECE



Hellenic Inspirations
For your private moments
Garden wedding in private villa
Anne & Jari
Charming rustic wedding in Chania, Crete
Kelly & Christos
Intimate beach wedding in hotel
Tania & Alex

Testimonials



From the very beginning we wanted to have an outdoor wedding, preferably at the seaside...
Everything and more I asked for Crete for Love provided with such excitement and professionalism...
I would like to write this message to thank you and all the team for the beautiful evening...
Everything was done to perfection which took away any added stresses...