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A Multicultural Wedding in Athens Riviera, Jazz and Maggie

Jazz and Maggie, a Multicultural Wedding in Athens Riviera

A symbolic union of Indian and Chinese cultures in Athens Riviera

Jazz and Maggie are a lovely couple with distinctive cultural backgrounds who wanted to recreate the atmosphere, the colors, and the tradition of the Indian, Chinese and Malaysian marriage in an amazing multicultural wedding in Athens Riviera, Greece. As a professional wedding planner in Greece with severe expertise in weddings of any type of culture or nationality, we designed and planned a completely personalized Greek matrimonial full of details and traditional rituals with respect to the couple’s religions.

Athens Riviera is open to any culture or religion, thus being an ideal wedding location for couples from any corner of this planet!

Bride and groom rose petals after wedding ceremony

Deciding to walk down the aisle in the heart of Greece, Athens

Coming from London, Jazz and Maggie met each other while working together. After long years of sharing common interests, journeys, and experiences, they traveled in Athens, Greece. Falling in love with the Athenian Riviera, they both agreed that there isn’t a more beautiful place to walk down the aisle than this.

A few years later, after getting engaged, they started planning their big day. Soon enough, they understood and highlighted the importance of hiring experienced local vendors for a successful destination wedding in Greece: “Being from mixed cultural backgrounds, a Chinese-Malaysian Bride and British-Punjabi groom, we wanted a team who understood our diversity and could work with us to deliver an occasion that celebrated what was uniquely us.

We knew the two most critical partners would be our photographer and wedding planner, we wanted local providers for both – internet research helped us to narrow these down to two local Athenian companies.”

 

A stress-free collaboration

We were the ones that had the honor to be in charge of such a special multicultural wedding in Greece, and we feel extremely happy to have had the opportunity to work closely with such a cooperative couple that wanted to share their nuptial vision with us. We were constantly in touch for any question or assistance they wanted, and we suggested our best vendors for a memorable wedding.

Six months before the official event, the couple flew to Greece to meet us in person and check out on the vendors and the venues they had booked. After confirming that everything was set and arranging all the little details, there was nothing left to do…. only wait for the big day to come!

 

A two-day romantic wedding affair in Athens, Greece

Jazz and Maggie’s wedding in Athens wasn’t a single day affair. It was two full days of memorable wedding celebrations planned to perfection!

Day one started with a Mehndi ceremony in a spectacular Indian restaurant in Athens, where all the traditional bridal Hindu rituals were followed. After a lovely dinner, the couple and their guests had a cozy time, while getting ready for the official day.

Jaggo ceremony and Dhol in Indian wedding

Jaggo ceremony and Dhol

 

Jaggo ceremony in Athens Greece

Dance performances in Indian wedding Greece

Henna design Athens Greece Indian wedding

Henna design

Day 2, Hindu – Chinese wedding in Athens Riviera, Greece

On day two, everyone witnessed an exceptional symbolic ceremony in Hindu- Chinese-Malaysian style.

The preparations started at Jazz’s and Maggie’s accommodation, with special pre-wedding photography that portrayed the enthusiasm of the to-be married couple and closest friends and relatives.

Chinese Bridal makeup

Henna hands Indian wedding in Greece

Henna hands Indian wedding

 

Bridal party in multicultural wedding Greece

Bridal party in multicultural wedding Greece

Indian groom is accompanied by the best man and the groomsmen in Greece

Groom is accompanied by the best man and the groomsmen

 

Wedding ceremony with a sea view

The multicultural wedding ceremony took place at a luxury seaside olive yard venue with amazing sea views. The venue was full of handmade details, as well as curious and colorful, like wonderful Indonesian sun umbrellas and white sunglasses. The decoration was taken care of to the smallest detail and the Cycladic-style open-air bar was spectacular.

White is the color of purity and elegance, and that is why it was opted as the main color to match a high-style theme. Brightening up the place, it was perfectly combined with beautiful white, pink, and yellow roses.

An ideal combination that came in perfect contrast with the vivid, red-colored wedding clothes of the bride and groom. The color of passion was chosen for the wedding bouquet as well.

Island wedding venue in Athens Greece

Chinese umbrellas wedding decoration Greece

Table top flwoer decoratiTable top flower decoration and gold details for an Indian wedding in Greece and gold details

Flower decoration for wedding dinner in Greece

Tabletop flower decoration with greenery and light colour flowers

Wedding letters in Island art and taste wedding event

Island art and taste wedding venue seaview

Wedding ceremony venue in Athens riviera Greece

Colorful Chinese umbrellas wedding decoration

Wedding party in a multicultural Indian wedding, Athens Greece

 

Bridal party in Residence venue, Island art and Taste multicultural Indian wedding Greece

Bridal party in Island art and Taste multicultural Indian wedding

 

Colorful bridal bouquet made of fresh flowers in Indian wedding Greece

Colorful bridal bouquet made of fresh flowers

 

Wedding ceremony Athens Riviera with sea view

Sea view wedding ceremony in Athens Riviera, Greece

 

Island art and taste wedding, Varkiza, Greece

Multicultural Indian Chinese wedding Athens Riviera Greece

 

rose petals throw in multicultural wedding Greece

White rose petals in Athenian Riviera wedding Greece

Guests group in Greece wedding, Island art and taste

Bridal party in Indian Chinese wedding in Greece

Chinese bride posing with a paper umbrella in Athens Riviera Greece

Glamorous wedding reception in a superior venue

After a wonderful ceremony, the wedding reception was held. Soft music filled the atmosphere with rhythm and when the night fell the atmosphere turned truly magic. The round dinner tables were decorated to match the flower centerpieces that brightened up the ceremony.

It’s lighting with fairy lights made dinner time an unforgettable evening under an Athenian sky full of stars.

After cutting the wedding cake, the couple had a romantic first dance and then invited their guests to the dance floor and they all enjoyed an amazing party that lasted till late at night!

Saxophone player for weddings in Greece

Saxophone player

Dhol player in Indian wedding in Athens Greece

Dhol player

Bride and groom first dance, Athens Greece

Family table and Speeches in Athens Riviera wedding Greece

First dance with fairy lights in multicultural wedding Athens greece

Wedding reception with fairy lights in multicultural wedding Athens greece

Fairy lights reception in multicultural wedding Athens Greece

 

Wedding memories and emotions in Greece, that will last for a lifetime

Undoubtedly, it was one of the most special wedding events we have ever experienced! Everything went according to the plan, and how could it not, after such a constructive and sincere collaboration!

We are really grateful to have shared with you such wonderful moments, emotions, and details of your wedding experience!

Maggie and Jazz, we wish you a lifetime of love and happiness. May you always find in each other the love, laughter, and happiness that only partners in life share!

Island art and taste dance floor with fairy lights, Athens Riviera Greece

Island art and taste wedding venue Athens Riviera Greece

Island art and taste wedding venue, Athens Riviera, Greece

Searching for a skilled vendor that will respect your local wedding rituals and bring them to life in your destination wedding in Greece? You are at the right place! Get in touch with us!

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Credits to Eleni Dona wedding photographer in Greece for her astonishing photos and videos.

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