Lately, we've been seeing a lot of adventurous weddings! Remeber the couple who married 400 feet above the ground? More and more couples are taking their weddings to a whole new level. Choosing untraditional wedding venues and jet-setting off to exotic locations to tie the knot. A fantastic opportunity for the travel-obsessed couple to profess their love and add a stamp to their passport.
While there are several exotic locations to choose from - France, Italy, South Africa, Australia, Thailand, we'd hope that Morocco is top on your list. An enticing place, where you can drink sweet mint tea at the market, take in all the rainbow of colors and of course, ride a camel. Scroll down to see how magical your Moroccan wedding can be. Thanks to BEST DAY EVER Events, Portfolio Bootcamp and the talented Madame Poppy Photography we're going to show you how to get married in Morocco. Scroll down to take it all in.
what documents you'll need to get married in Morocco
You do not have to be a Moroccan citizen to get married in Morocco. You'll need the following information to legally get married in Morocco.
• a copy of your birth certificate (both you and your spouse)
• a completed affidavit of nationality and eligibility to marry from the U.S. Consulate General in Casablanca
• valid U.S. passports (both you and your spouse)
• a statement of criminal record (or lack thereof)
• a divorce certificate (if applicable)
Once you've got all your ducks in a row, be sure to hire a wedding planner that is familiar with the area like, BEST DAY EVER Events. They can act as your proxy and help you coordinate your Moroccan wedding.
the Moroccan wedding venue
Just a 35 minutes away from Marrakech is the secluded hilltop wedding venue- Kasbah Bab Ourika. Sitting on the hilltop of the Ourika Valley, you'll have 360 panoramic views of the river, green fields, groves of olive, lemon and orange trees and snow-capped peaks.
One of the alluring features of this magical wedding venue is that it receives warm sunlight all day and has spectacular sunsets all year round. Truly an escape that will feel like a dream. Book your destination Moroccan wedding here.
We Are Golden created these very cool acrylic table numbers. They seamlessly blend into the whole vibe that was created for this Moroccan wedding.
A natural woven basket with dried flowers sits atop a low table that is surrounded by pillows. An ideal spot for guest to lounge, relax and take in the view.
Did you check out the gallery? There are so many more breathtaking photos of this exotic wedding venue.
Remember ... you cannot have a proper Moroccan adventure without a camel ride.