Author: celebrant Blanca Bertely

J & R, Les Sources de Caudalie, FRANCE

J & R, Les Sources de Caudalie, FRANCE

On October 14, 2018, I had the real fortune to elope the most romantic, magical Brazilian souls at Les Sources de Caudalie near Bordeaux.  This day was very special as it was my last celebration of the year, a great way to finish my wedding […]

Y & PM, Château Meyre, France

Y & PM, Château Meyre, France

In January, I received an email from a very special couple who were looking for a bilingual celebrant to unite them in marriage at Château Meyre on July 28, 2018. We met in person a few weeks later as they traveled to Bordeaux to start […]

L & E at “La Tour Eiffel”, Paris.

L & E at “La Tour Eiffel”, Paris.

I had the great honor to be part of the very emotional and unique elopement of Lynn and Eddie at the Eiffel Tower back in August, 2018. The ceremony was conducted in front of the iconic and romantic Eiffel Tower on a gorgeous, sunny and […]

N & O at “Les Cabanes Bartherottes et Frère”

N & O at “Les Cabanes Bartherottes et Frère”

A little over a year ago, I had the great honor to celebrate the marriage of N&O. They are both french but live in Switzerland. N&O decided to get married in the area of “Bassin d’Arcachon”  as it’s a place full of happy memories. They […]

P & J at “Château de la Ligne”

P & J at “Château de la Ligne”

A little over a month ago, I had the great honor to celebrate the marriage of Pierre & Julien at the gorgeous Château de la Ligne, only 20 minutes away from Bordeaux, France. I had the pleasure to meet with them a little over two […]

N & J at “Johannesburg Country Club”, SA

N & J at “Johannesburg Country Club”, SA

In March, 2018 I had the amazing opportunity to travel all the way to Johannesburg, South Africa to celebrate the wedding of Nicola & Jonathan. Even though I have celebrated over 180 weddings since I started my career as a professional officiant in 2014, this […]

D & M,  Château Pontet d’Eyrans

D & M, Château Pontet d’Eyrans

This stunning couple met in 2012 in Italy and fell in love immediately. Their connection was so strong, that it didn’t know any distance. After spending days talking through skype and texting to each other to keep their relationship alive, Danielle decided moved to Bordeaux […]

L & M, Château Pomys, St Estèphe, FRANCE.

L & M, Château Pomys, St Estèphe, FRANCE.

“Hi Blanca We absolutely loved our wedding day, it couldn’t of gone more perfect if we had tried. You were amazing (I have emailed Stephanie to tell her) everybody has said one of their favourite parts of the day was the ceremony as it was […]

C & S, Chateau de Grattequina, France

C & S, Chateau de Grattequina, France

Dear Blanca, Thank you so much. We sure had a great time ourselves and the feedback from the guests were also very pleasant. All the aspects were taken well care of and your part certainly boosted a good start. We are very happy about choosing […]

NKOL, Cabane de Bartherotte, Lège-Cap-Ferret, FRANCE

NKOL, Cabane de Bartherotte, Lège-Cap-Ferret, FRANCE

“Un grand merci Blanca d’avoir célébré notre mariage et pour ton aide précieuse lors de la préparation de la cérémonie. Cette dernière a été très émouvante et restera à jamais gravée dans notre mémoire. Love, NKOL”