Yulianna + Vlad

Yulianna + Vlad's destination wedding at Playa Espadilla in Manuel Antonio was a vibrant celebration filled with love, laughter, and unforgettable moments.

bride getting ready - baby - bridesmaids

The stunning Vista Hermosa venue set the stage for their special day, where their adorable nine-month-old son stole the show in his charming tourist outfit, complete with a floral button-down and fedora.

bride wedding dress - bouquet - love

The bride, breathtaking in her mesh lace dress and adorned with real flowers in her hair, was surrounded by her bridal party, a joyful mix of family and close friends. Together, they popped champagne and shared laughs in matching robes as they prepared for the day.

reception detals, flowers, settle table
groom and bride first look - wedding dress - suit

Walking down the sandy beach aisle arm-in-arm with her father, Yulianna made her way to Vlad, where their close friend officiated the heartfelt ceremony. The air was filled with the soothing sounds of an acoustic guitar as they exchanged vows.

wedding ceremony in manuel antonio

Wedding Playlist

Ceremony starts with: Perfect by Ed Sheeran
Couple's Introduction song: Be Our Guest
Couple's first dance: I Choose You by Forest Blakk

Their sand ceremony, where they combined their individual sands into a keepsake vessel etched with their names and wedding date, added a personal and cherished touch.

sand ceremony - couple - love - baby

As they were pronounced husband and wife, biodegradable confetti fluttered in the air, accompanied by jubilant trumpet sounds, marking the start of their new journey together. We whisked the beautiful family of three away for an intimate beachside photoshoot, capturing the pure excitement and love radiating from their faces.

couple photoshoot with the baby in manuel antonio

True to their adventurous spirit, Yulianna + Vlad opted for a unique guestbook—a globe for guests to sign, a perfect keepsake for their travel-loving hearts.

reception detals, flowers, settle table

The reception was nothing short of spectacular, with breathtaking views overlooking the vast ocean and lush Costa Rican jungle. The long buffet-style seating was adorned with abundant floral arrangements and hanging glass candle votives, creating an enchanting atmosphere.

nature, settle table , manuel antonio view

Wedding Day Menu

Hors d’oeuvres: Fried calamari rings, tuna tartare, shrimp cocktail, and octopus bruschetta
Main course:  Grilled chicken, surf + turf, and green salad
Dessert: Passionfruit cheesecake, brownie with ice cream, rice pudding, lemon pie, and assorted fruit

lightning, reception details cake, flowers

As the sun set and the warm ambiance of the evening grew, twinkling lights strung above added to the magical atmosphere. The couple and their guests danced the night away, celebrating their love and the start of their happily ever after.

first dance party cutting cake
Yulianna and Vlad - Nauyaca

Nauyaca Waterfalls Photoshoot

By Kerry Charlotte | April 3, 2024

Finding unique and breathtaking locations for our clients is a true joy. When Yuliana + Vlad expressed their love for nature and adventure, we knew the Nauyaca Waterfalls in Costa Rica would be the perfect spot for their post-wedding photoshoot. The journey began with a hike through lush rainforest, filled with the sounds of wildlife … Read more