& Honeymoons in Florida
OFF THE BEATEN BRIDAL PATH
could honestly say there wasn't a dry eye at the wedding ceremony. It
took place, after all, in 30 feet of
Deep in Everglades country, one couple from the Northeast had decided upon their vision of a "real Florida" wedding. The bachelor party consisted of a fishing expedition into Ten Thousand Islands. The ceremony took place at a corner chapel in the small fishing village of Everglades City. At the reception in the historic, waterfront Rod & Gun Club across the street, aquariums with tropical fish decorated the tables and guests received custom-made chocolate alligators nestled in tiny wooden crates. As a final befitting twist, the couple was whisked away that evening, not in a limo strung with tin cans, but in a crab boat trailing crab traps.
Floridians have been known to "take the plunge" from airplanes (wearing parachutes, of course) and by boat. In the fantasy land of Orlando, your wedding can take place in the
setting of a giant toybox or your guests can be whisked off on a race-car driving experience. Then there's the extensive possibilities for "Goofy" and gregarious weddings at Disney World.
That's Florida weddings for you. With the location so distinctive, the weather so cooperative and the wedding couples often on the adventurous side
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