Photography by Erick Rodriguez.
Alessandra and Paul’s love story was as simple
and sweet as any boy meets girl tale should be.
However, in the months and years that ensued, their
relationship became far from the usual and run-of-
the-mill journey. After the two met through mutual
friends, this stunning couple found themselves in
Chicago, in the heart of America, where their story
took a “suite” turn.
After catching a show in the windy city, they
returned to their hotel suite to find the room decked
out in rose petals, candles, champagne and
strawberries. Romance took to new heights when
Paul unexpectedly got on one knee and asked her
hand in marriage.
It was her sparkling smile and smarts that attracted
Paul to his bride-to-be, Alessandra, and she was
taken by his optimism, kindness and his dashing
good looks. The couple were united in marriage on
the beaches of Riviera Maya, Mexico in an intimate
gathering with their friends and family.
Cavalcade of love and lights
Hues of mint green, succulents and elegant orchids
adorned this tropical beach wedding, highlighted
by a delicious mint green-coloured coconut lime
margarita – their signature drink of the evening. Their
vision of a picture-perfect location for their wedding
ceremony came to life when they selected one of
the Karisma Hotels & Resorts properties in Riviera
Maya. The mystical and dramatic landscapes of this
Meet Alessandra, the Destination
Weddings Guide cover girl. Find out
more about her love story with hus-
band, Paul, and flip through photos
of their gorgeous beach wedding.
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