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Tagaytay Weddings: What to Expect When Planning a Wedding in Tagaytay The Wedding Project (Philippines) by Jac Rumusud-OebandaGetting married is supposed to be the most magical time of your life. But, before we go to that very special event, there are certain things that you need to tick off your wedding day checklist and get it over with. We want your Big Day to be an organizational dream!To begin with, if you are the one who had dreamed-off his or her wedding on cool weather and have a fascinating view that is perfect for your event—well, Tagaytay is the ideal place for you. It offers diverse options that can turn every single moment of your wedding day into mystical time.KRAFTY DAYS EVENT STYLINGHowever, just like any other venues, you need to know what you are getting when spending your Big Day in Tagaytay. Here are the things you need to prepare yourself for—and your guests, of course—that you need to cross out on your wedding day checklist.The VenuePicking a wedding venue plays a significant role for every couple as it sets the tone for your wedding day. If you are seeking an accessible spot, an attractive garden venue or a sophisticated and large hall, Tagaytay is the perfect destination. According to CNN, if Hamptons are to New York, Tagaytay is to Manila; it is one of the coolest places in the Philippines. Also, you need to consider the wedding attire for the event.Now, that we have established the temperature in Tagaytay, you must understand that you need to prepare for the weather if you have an outdoor wedding day. One thing to cross out from your wedding day checklist is your prepared equipment for the weather. Are you ready for when the sun shines too hot than usual or when it rains? Always think of your guests as well.Also, most of us have probably visited Tagaytay before so guests will have an easier time in navigating the city. The convenience of your guests is another thing you can tick off from your wedding day checklist.The BudgetPrior to your wedding venue, the budget is one of the essential parts and will take a lengthy discussion. Tagaytay is approximately 70.4 km away from Metro Manila, and it takes about two to three hours to get there. Its proximity in Manila makes it very accessible for an ocular visit before the wedding. And for some reason, Tagaytay is also a blessing in disguise because other wedding destination will require you to fly or travel across the sea just to experience a breathtaking ambiance.However, some couples are think twice to have their wedding in Tagaytay because they think it is only for the elites. The real thing is; it is cost-effective.Aside from its proximity to Manila, there are also plenty of venues and event coordinators that offer various wedding packages for every soon-to-be husband and wife. And due to increase in numbers of couples that want to say their “I do!” in this City, the number of suppliers based here has been increasing as well. From the catering services, event coordinators and even your photographers can be hired in the area.It adds to the convenience of having a wedding in Tagaytay for it saves a lot of budget in transportation and room accommodation for all the staff who will work for you. Another matter that is included in your wedding day checklist is extra cash. If you have managed well everything with the teams, you do not have to pay extra charges.The Magic of TagaytayBefore you can fully experience the wonders of Tagaytay, you have to ensure to include a wedding-day supervisor on your wedding day checklist. With the professional help, you may enjoy the event without overthinking if everything is in place or if the guests are being fed and liking the things that you prepared for so long.If you are having your wedding day in Tagaytay, but live some place else, include in your wedding day checklist your plans of how to get the dress to the venue. Are your bridesmaids going to dress up at home or are you planning to book a place for them?And of course, you can’t marry without the legal requirements and documents. Put on your wedding day checklist if you have someone who is designated to keep these papers and where they will be stored.Another reminder on your wedding day checklist is to feed yourself and everyone involved. Before you go for your hair and makeup, make sure you eat and make sure that everyone else does. It is going to be a tiring day, you all need that protein.Chain di EventiTagaytay really gives off a pleasant atmosphere for weddings—the chilly winds and the scenery are exceptional. Whichever venue you choose or in what season you decide to marry, always remember to set up a wedding day checklist to keep everything organized and spot on.
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Tagaytay Weddings: Top 10 Themes Perfect for Tagaytay Scenery The breathtaking view, lush, verdant gardens, good food and the majestic scenic view of the Taal Lake —the crater lake of the active, yet tranquil Taal volcano of the Philippines are all Tagaytay sceneries. Yes, Tagaytay City is one of the most sought for places here in the Philippines when it comes to wedding venues. Tagaytay's scenery is an ideal place for couples who want to exchange vows in a relaxing and peaceful setting. Thus, in this fact, many local wedding industries have developed this fascinating location for such occasions, so that you wouldn't need to hire suppliers from somewhere else because the right people are already in the place to arrange your dream wedding. Indeed planning the happiest day in your life is what each couple dreams about. And choosing the perfect theme for the venue is no easy job, we would want the theme and the venue to harmonize. Choosing Tagaytay's scenery for the wedding venue is perfect for the following themes that we would be suggesting. So stay calm couples, Tagaytay's scenery could offer the wedding theme that you might just adore. Let's decide on the wedding themes that will suit you the most and be in line with the detailed wedding checklist. These are the 10 wedding themes that are just so perfect for Tagaytay scenery that would just make your big day full of joyful colors and love.1. A Wedding with a ViewHotels, restaurants and private gardens in Tagaytay have opened their doors to meet the couple's necessities. These venues as well offer wedding ceremony packages. Food, banquet set-up, and the entertainment programs are not to be worried about. A suggested place to have the wedding ceremony with the majestic view of the Taal Lake and Taal Volcano is from the beat specialty lodging of Villa Ibarra which offers a comprehensive 200-pax Villa International Gala Wedding Package. The package highlights a sword parade during the entrance, a tempura (a Japanese food consisting of seafood and vegetable that is battered and deep-fried) and crepe station for snacks. The Taal Lake and the Taal Volcano can be seen from the spacious garden and from your honeymoon suite.2. Classic Formal WeddingThis theme is perfect for couples who want to choose to spend their wedding in a traditional way. A classic formal theme entails indoor pavilions and Tagaytay City has sophisticated venues, perfect for this theme. The black and white sartorial will never be wrong with classic red roses decorated around the venue. A small orchestra could be rented for that serenade of this glamorous event, though a bigger budget will be needed to achieve this theme.3. Stylish Casual WeddingA stylish casual wedding is perfect for the practical couple who wanted to go the unconventional way of the wedding.  Tagaytay scenery offers such untraditional venues, like a backyard garden with a great view of where you can have the stylish casual wedding theme you want. The bride could wear a beautiful white sundress while khaki jeans and a sports coat works perfectly for the groom. Dress in a manner where comfort and casual is felt more than traditional. 4. Elegant Victorian WeddingCouples that are just so fond of the beauty of the Victorian era will totally love this theme in Tagaytay City's scenery. This old-style yet very elegant fashion is a clique with Tagaytay's European-inspired venues. I could imagine big gowns with ruffles, or bows and lace. The members of the entourage should have the same dress code as well to give that Victorian-era vibe of elegance. Consistency is the key to this wedding theme. You may want to watch movies with such theme to help you get the jest of it. This theme requires more detail but fret not Tagaytay's scenery and weather will get you refreshed and this kind of style of a wedding will not be a hassle5. Chic Nature WeddingThe green surroundings of Tagaytay are a perfect venue for that eco-friendly wedding. Being "nature" the trend of this year and the combination of different indigenous materials together will achieve that very chic and organic kind of wedding style. Be natural when you choose the details. Pick wildflowers, choose forest looking venues and even the cool highlands of Tagaytay would be able to create that vibe.6. Rustic Country WeddingIf you're considering that old-western kind of theme, A barn, and a cowboy-style wedding set-up will be perfect. Tagaytay scenery, the verdant highlands and gentle slopes of the place will be a perfect venue for such wedding theme. Fill the place with sunflowers, daisies and other yellow flowers that are perfect for a rustic country wedding. Beers, burgers, and steaks for the menu are ideal for this theme. Now, dance with the guest to country music and this celebration is a revelry to remember.7. Garden WeddingsYou might not have that view of the Taal Lake but a garden wedding in Tagaytay offers the same cool and refreshing climate. The intimate and lush scenery is what Tagaytay is famous for. Also, some of these wedding venues offer free use of their gardens for prenuptial photoshoots as you avail the wedding package. Yes, it's not a typo, for free. The Hillcreek Gardens at Tagaytay offers basic and premium love food packages. Another venue amenity such as the use of the gazebo is included. The indoor Anahaw House and Garden at Tagaytay is a scenery for a more intimate garden wedding. 8. Summer Vintage WeddingPlanning a summer vintage wedding, Tagaytay could also be a good choice. Just plan it on April and May, which are the summer months in the Philippines. You will experience that warm and refreshing weather in your wedding and Tagaytay garden scenery venues will be ideal for this theme. Warm and cozy colors, a great range of decoration, floral elements, and ornaments are used to decorate the place. Candles are a beautiful addition to artificial lights during the dark. Pearls are a great ornament as well for this theme and you'll see it will make a great difference, sure making the event unforgettable.9. Fall Vintage-Inspired WeddingAutumn is the most colorful and a rich season, though here in the Philippines we only have dry and wet seasons we could mimic this special and vibrant season in an autumn-inspired wedding theme. All we have to master is the choosing the perfect colors for autumn, and voila! You'll get that autumn feels with the perfect scenery in Tagaytay.One of the most admirable colors for this theme is rich copper. An unusual imitation of gold and copper offers that dream fantasy vibe. You could also put colors of aqua with the copper colors and rust. 10. Boho ChicIf you want that enchanted wedding love story, try a bohemian wedding. This wedding theme is definitely the first choice of creative, open-minded couples.  Tagaytay's scenery offers such venues to have that free spirited, natural beauty and harmony that this wedding theme embodies. A boho chic wedding makes it easy to combine different ideas. Improvise colors and decorations. This wedding theme goes so well with flowy fabrics, natural and pastel colors. To have that rustic color cast, choose shadows of indigo that is lilac, lavender, red-violet or pearl purple and warm tints of mustard, orange, with aqua, mint, and emerald. You can also decorate with dream catchers, lights, and wildflowers.
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Tagaytay Weddings: When is the perfect month to get married in Tagaytay? There are basically 12 months in a year and a lot of ideas start to crowd in your mind. "Maybe I want to do it on our anniversary as a couple?" "In a month with a long weekend?" or "that month where (insert sentimental thoughts here)" but choosing the when to get married in the right month is more than that. There‘s so much more to consider before determining which wedding month is the most preferable. When we talk about months, we acknowledge as well their corresponding weather conditions. Choosing Tagaytay as a venue for the wedding is a great choice, aesthetic wise. But as the natural world dictates it, a perfect place might not be that perfect with wrong timing. That is if your venue overlooks the Taal Lake, held during a very cold month the background will most likely be so foggy, obscuring the supposed to be a majestic view of the Taal. Indeed, there are a lot of Pros and Cons chosen wedding month because it will greatly affect other wedding aspects such as your budget, guests, and venue.If you're planning for that dreamy Tagaytay wedding, here are a rundown of each to a range of months in the Philippines, their pros and downsides, and what weather to expect from them. January to FebruaryPhoto  by Hotel Kimberly Inc Starting with the pros, as January is the first month of the year it represents new starts. So if you want to know when to get married, opt for January and highlight your wedding as a new milestone and a fresh start as a newly-wed couple. February, on the other hand, is regarded as the month of love. Because basically, it’s when Valentine’s Day is celebrated. So asking when to get married, consider February, it's the most romantic month of the year.These months of January through February offers the coldest weather which will give a cozy feeling and relaxed ambiance for you and your guests because of less humidity. It’s when we have the coldest weather.The downside for choosing these months is that most likely, slots are packed during these months which make it difficult to reserve. Because this is a peak season, not just for weddings and different events like Valentine’s Day and New Year celebration. It is recommended that you book ahead of time as early as 1 year before the wedding and this also means you should expensive wedding rates. Being in demand in the mid- February, flowers' rates will peak as well, tripling the usual prices. For those couples in a budget, the wedding planners might advise flowers that are highly influenced by price-increase during these months, cue: the beloved rosesThese months are then ideal for weddings with an open-area venue like a garden wedding since it’s doubtful that rain will visit during these months. March to May If you're planning when to get married, and you've decided under the bright summer sun, then these months are just right for you. It’s the season where lesser rainfall or no rain at all is a guarantee. These months are also not as challenging when booking for a wedding.Photo by Escala TagaytaySummertime could be fun for gatherings, but the cons for these months is that the temperature can be so high and scorching hot can make you and your guests uncomfortable. When opting for this month, you should be wise in choosing the theme of the wedding, formal dresses and suits will totally be a bummer, as well as heavy makeup.This is an ideal month to get married, in indoor and outdoor venues. If you have decided to go for an outdoor wedding, we encourage you to hold it in the late afternoon to avoid the scorching sun. It will make you enjoy the good weather of summer. June to August This is the easiest months to book your wedding in this lean season and thus cheap rates. So if you decided when to get married when there are no high competitions for wedding slots, these months are the best for you. Good deals and discounted prices are offered during this season.Like how every rose has its thorns these months, that could possibly save the couples on a budget who plans for an outdoor venue, is the country’s rainy season. Expect heavy rains, typhoons, and floods.Photo by Los Arboles TagaytayThis made this the rainy season is ideal for indoor weddings because it’s less bother. But to those who find downpour as a blessing from above, and those who find it fun to get soaked up on their special day then getting married in any of these are the months to get marriedSeptember to November The Christmas-y feeling has come! It’s the “ber” months! And is about to give wonderful spirit to weddings. “Ber” month promos for wedding packages are also given these months. This is an ideal month to get married for the couples who want to save some cash. These months offer a balanced temperature, not as warm as the summer months and not as cold as January.Since the “Ber” months are the start of non-stop events, banquets, and revelries. Bookings and reservations start to get tough.Photo by Hotel Kimberly Inc.The season is most ideal for indoor weddings. It is also ideal if you want to be a “Ber” bride, but want to skip the hassle of December (Which happens to be a popular wedding month). December What month to get married? December would be mostly the answer. It has been the most popular wedding month. It replaces the peak season of the traditional wedding month of June. Au revoir the “June bride”, bonjour! “December Bride”. December is the month of family reunions and gatherings, and it has the longest period of holiday breaks which makes wedding very timely during this month. So there is a big possibility for your loved ones who are working abroad or residing in the province to be present at your wedding.Photo by Escala TagaytayThe merriment of Christmas season and the cold weather of December have an unusual vibe among any other months— it’s the month of happiness, love, and optimism. If you are looking for a one-of-kind season, then December is the best month to get married. This month also means heavy traffic jams. So planning for alternative routes during your wedding is a must. Since this month is a peak season, do not expect low rates.December is a month to get married that is ideal for outdoor weddings because of cool and the mostly good weather. It is also ideal for a reunion that is celebrated and shared mainly with their families.Well basically, the celebration of love does not fall in a specific month but every day of each month. What month to get married? It only depends on you and your partner. Any month could be the best month to hold your wedding. We have already given you a summation of what to expect in each month, now it's up to you to decide and make it the most special.Soon to weds, when are you planning to get married and why? Let us know your thoughts! Comment down below, tag your partner or share this article to your bridetribe and groomsquad! 
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Tagaytay is a popular holiday town south of Manila on the Philippine island Luzon. Known for its mild climate, it sits on a ridge above Taal Volcano Island, an active volcano surrounded by Taal Lake. It is also known for the beautiful over-looking view and lush greenery for weddings. Deemed as one of the most popular wedding destinations close to the metro.

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