Real Wedding – Tanya & Albert at Arenal

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Tanya and Albert are a couple that smiles easily and often and their joy is infectious. Even a heavy downpour during their wedding ceremony couldn’t dampen their happiness!

They chose one of the most magical hotels in the Arenal Volcano area, The Springs, which pampered them and their guests with great food and exceptional service. Massive gracias to FunkyTown Photography for the gorgeous photos!

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The night before the wedding, guests enjoyed a celebration full of colour and music that had them salsa-ing a storm up!

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Ending the party with a bang (literally!), everyone went to bed with visions of fireworks dancing in their heads. Tomorrow was going to be epic!

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Their save the dates looked like luggage tags while the talented team at Monumental Designs.

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Customized stamps of the couple and their favourite animal, the sloth, made each invitation extra unique.

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Despite the pouring rain and the raging river, the ceremony set up was cheerful and bright. The rose petal aisle in a curvy design popped against the deep green of the lawn.

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Colouful flowers like roses, orchids and lisianthus in deep purples, reds, green and white brightened the grey day.

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Cones of rose petals were adorned with their initials.

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Smiles all around for the new Mr. and Mrs.!

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Handpainted seating cards hang from an orchid “tree”.

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Table arrangements featured hydreangeas and orchids, candles and deluxe overlays.

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Strings of lights and uplighting transformed the rancho into a magical setting.

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Live music always hits the right note.

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Tanya is a paediatrician so it’s no surprise that she wanted the children to be VIPs at the wedding. Their table was laden with candy centerpieces, toys, games and colouring books.

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The groom’s cake was topped with bride and groom sloths. Cutest cake ever!

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Dancers and drummers and dancing – oh my! Everyone was shaking a tail feather with the comparse group, taking the fun level up to 11.

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It was truly a magical day and one where every detail was carefully thought out to ensure each guest was treated like royalty. Tanya and Albert are truly a king and queen of hospitality. Wishing you every joy now and forever!

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