You Too Can Travel In Style

That age-old desire to flaunt more wealth and status than your neighbour ties into another growing sector of the luxury travel market: weddings. Shifting your son’s or daughter’s wedding to foreign country is still a rare thing, but if you can manage it, you’ll be the talk of the town. This from the Wall Street Journal tells of nuptials in Macau and Bangkok and bills of up to USD$5 million – that’s over 22 crore rupees – with nearly a thousand guests flown from India, along with full catering staff and a host of top entertainers. The location is not chosen only for a hotel’s willingness to submit to the parents’ lofty requests, but also for its attractiveness as a tourist destination, which makes doubly certain that all the guests will return home with nothing but good things to say.

..read more at The NRI…

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2 responses to “You Too Can Travel In Style

  1. well, I got married in another country…it helped that I was actually living there…kkkkk

    • Was it New Zealand???

      Yeah, I wouldn’t have picked you as the type to spend millions of dollars on a wedding just to show off to your neighbours… :)

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