A shining sun for nine months a year, amazing alternations in the natural scenery, wonderful seas, unique hospitality, but also innumerable choices in temples, and the wedding of your dreams finds its ideal destination in Greece!
The chapels on the Greek islands are at the top of the wedding favors of loved couples worldwide, and we chose seven of the most distinct for you, while, the three that complement the tenth of our proposal, lie under the Attic sky!
Panagia Chrysopigi in Sifnos is one of the most beautiful churches in the Aegean! White, built on the rock laved by the sea, is like connecting all the divine element with the mundane! The adornment you will need is minimal and simple, as the idyllic scenery has already undertaken all the beauty that lurks your look!
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Agios Stefanos in Syros will definitely enchant you! The Catholic chapel uses the rocks of the cave as its roof and floor, while it has stone walls around, and the simplest bell tower that you have seen! It hosts weddings in its small courtyard area, overlooking the wonderful bay of Galissas. A romantic idea for your wedding day is to get there by boat, following the sun’s way into the sea!
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Panagia of Folegandros is perched on the rock above Chora and is waiting for you to experience the fairytale wedding you dreamed of! Schedule the wedding ceremony around the sunset, and walk on the paved, white path leading to the temple, over a sea bathed in the royal purple colors of the sun! And when, taken by the hand, you will take the way back, a wonderful moonlighted sky will lead the first steps of your common life!
Saint Mamas in Achla, Andros, is the perfect picture for Elytis verse “The question is from where one sees the sky. I have seen it from the middle of the sea. ” The monastery-castle stands beautiful and imposing on the top of the cliff, with its tower and its cloaks, while its environs complete the magnificent scenery for a vintage-concept wedding! The access to the monastery is not that easy, but the amazing view and the energy of the location will compensate your senses!
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Panagia Chozoviotissa in Amorgos is one of the most impressive monasteries for a unique wedding in the Aegean! Anchored on the steep rock, with a single wall built by human hands, is the white stroke in the endless blue of Agia Anna! Do not let the 300 steps deter you! All the way up to the chapel you will not stop admiring the unparalleled beauty and tranquility of this place!
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Saint Isidoros in Kokkalis, Leros, is one of the most picturesque churches on the island and one of the most romantic wedding venues! It looks like emerging from the sea and its only connection with the land is its own stone path. Here, if you choose that, you will have the chance to experience a traditional, island wedding! Just try to stand in its yard, close your eyes for a moment, and live in your mind your own special day. When you open them, it will be like you are still dreaming!
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Panagia Kastriani in Kea, is a small hidden gem on a beautiful island, just 50 minutes by boat from Lavrio, Attica! The monastery, although built on a steep cliff, has a green courtyard with trees and flowers! If you decide to start your common life here, it’s a given that you will never forget the amazing view of the Aegean from above!
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Agios Nikolaos Raghavas in Athens, is located in the historical center of the city, Plaka, a few steps from the Acropolis, and invites you to the most sic wedding of the year. This one, could be yours! For those who prefer the small, invaluable treasures of the capital, its simple interior decoration, its special architectural style and its mysterious location will steal your heart!
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Agios Nikolaos in Anavyssos is that warm, small chapel, that will give the feeling of being in an island to couples who do not want to renounce Athens, but dream of having their wedding by the sea! A narrow strip of land separates the harbor with fishing boats from the beach of the swimmers, and at its finish, in the hill above, the monastery of Agios Nikolaos with its natural courtyard, can become the most beautiful canvas where you will draw the wedding ceremony that suits your aesthetics!
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Agios Georgios in Kavouri is one of the most beautiful churches in Attica. Its architecture is much of the Cycladic style, while it is located in a small pine forest just before the beach! For those who have many favorite guests and are looking for something different in the city, it is the perfect venue for the wedding ceremony!
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The process of choosing the holy place for your wedding ceremony is not easy. At Broderie Anglaise we will be glad to accompany you on this trip, give you our suggestions, and help you live every moment of your wedding, colored by serenity, love, and your deepest smiles!