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The tropical blue waters and palm trees of the The InterContinental Fiji Resort & Spa are so picture perfect it’s right out of a postcard. But there is much more to this ‘resort within a resort’ venue, than the pure white sandy beaches and aqua blue skies that are every tropical destination wedding dream. The

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We all like a bit of sunshine and this gorgeous little shoot from Running Under the Sprinkler on the beautiful island of Moorea, French Polynesia, is definitely getting me into the tropical mood. Teaming up with Sonny Vandevelde and Hani Haring Creations at the Sofitel, Moorea, photographer Jacqui telling, “I wanted to show the stunning

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There are two kinds of people when it comes to travel – the ones who love to hide away, hibernating on a deserted island far away from the world. Then there are those that prefer a more lively escape, one where drinks are free-flowing, the atmosphere is buzzing and there is always something to do

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Palm fringed and pristine, Moorea is the definition of island paradise. A short ferry ride from Papeete, Tahiti, this lush heart-shaped isle is part of French Polynesia’s Society Islands archipelago and is perfect for sun-loving honeymooners. You could easily spend your whole honeymoon enjoying magical Moorea, or do a spot of island hopping and continue

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Kia Orana!  Last month, Mr Polka and I took a fun trip to the Cook Islands to discover all that this much underrated country has in store for honeymoons and destination weddings. Check out part one of my adventures on the Expedia blog It was dark when Mr Polka and I arrived at Nautilus Resort,

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Amy & Chris Amy and Chris chose a romantic Fiji destination wedding to pledge their vows to one another. They chose a flame tree to marry under, with their friends and family taking a holiday to enjoy their wedding in the warmest and most tropical of locations. Leezett Photography was on hand to capture their

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Abby and Ryan Escaping for destination weddings is always once of my favourite ways to spend a Wednesday on Polka Dot Honeymoons and when you head to somewhere like Fiji I am in even more of a dream land! Abby and Ryan invited their guests and their photographers- The Follans to be there on their

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 Erin & Lyle Nothing sounds better than escaping right now to a tropical island for a wedding- so it’s the most wonderful time to show off this gorgeous Destination Fiji wedding captured by Jonathan Ong. Erin tells the beautiful story of how they came to be. “We were childhood friends, met at the tender age

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Hin & Clay I love a beautiful destination wedding and the wedding of Hin and Clay, captured by Hin’s sister Kara of Sunny & Sweet Photography was truly an intimate, family affair with all of the beautiful, traditional Fijian trimmings. Hin kicks off their story. “We met at work and I know it sounds cliche

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We spoke with newlywed Benjamin Harris on the biggest surprise of all – his honeymoon. This charming groom decided to surprise his lovely bride-to-be Naomi with a secret honeymoon destination… Bora Bora! How did it come about that you would plan the surprise honeymoon destination? I wanted to really treat Naomi, and I had a

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A honeymoon in my eyes would always have been an island getaway. I was lucky enough that my husband to be loved exactly the same thing which is how we came to the decision that the Maldives would be the perfect location to celebrate our first trip away as husband and wife.  Especially after getting

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Mr Polka Dot took a beautiful snapshot on a trip to Vanuatu which he shared here… and if you’re like me then the image in your head of Vanuatu is one of flowers in your hair, sarongs, crystal clear waters and cocktails. So what the heck is this guy doing? It’s called land diving and

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When you marry a teacher in the middle of a school term, a long honeymoon is never on the cards. Our 8-day honeymoon needed to be somewhere close, but far enough away not to feel like ‘home’. After getting engaged in Koh Samui 18 months earlier, we knew we wanted somewhere different but still needed

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Gabby & Julio While I am completely freezing, a good dose of destination wedding bliss is the perfect tonic. Gabby and Julio decided they would wed in Fiji, not only embracing the local culture as much as they could, but celebrating their love within it. Gabby tells their story. “We met one fateful night at

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