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Filled with expert insight from the Olivia Buckley International team, read our blogs for a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the world of International Wedding Planners and Wedding Planning companies, Destination Weddings, Party Planning, Luxury Events and Ireland’s top wedding planner, Olivia Buckley.

Luxury Wedding Venues in Ireland

We are so fortunate to have worked at many luxurious wedding venues and spectacular locations around the world. We wholeheartedly believe that Ireland is home to some of the most incredible luxury wedding venues in the world and are unparalleled when it comes to history, uniqueness and most importantly romance!

We have put a spotlight on five very special luxury wedding venues in Ireland, where we have had the pleasure of creating dream weddings and events for our wonderful clients.

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Getting Married in Ireland

Are you considering getting married in Ireland? Home to beautiful countryside, rolling hills and a rugged, romantic wilderness found nowhere else on earth, it’s easy to see why getting married in Ireland is steadily becoming more and more popular. There is simply no other place in the world that can encompass so many different factors that come together to make your wedding truly magical.

Irish Castle Weddings

If you’ve always dreamed about having your wedding in an Irish Castle, you are not alone! There is something about our mystical landscape and traditions that lends seamlessly to romantic and magical weddings.

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Wedding Planning List

Beginning the task of planning your dream wedding may seem daunting at first but we have created a list of important first steps to help get you started.

Wedding Venues in Ireland

Choosing a wedding venue in Ireland may seem like a daunting experience. From luxury 5 star properties to historic sites and old world castles to period manors, the choice can seem overwhelming!

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Famous Wedding Planners

When it comes to wedding planning, sometimes only the best will do. The list of famous wedding planners across the globe is endless. The Knot recently featured Wedding Advice From Global Wedding planners and we were delighted to be asked to contribute. Read more below on the importance of choosing the right wedding planner for you and our top five famous wedding planners in the industry.

A Festival-Inspired Luxury Wedding in Ireland

We are delighted to be able to share this very special Olivia Buckley International wedding at Adare Manor that was recently featured on Wedding Chicks. We asked our wonderful clients Jennifer and James to sum up their experience of their dream destination wedding in Ireland.

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East meets West - Why Chinese couples are choosing Ireland for their dream destination wedding

Ireland is quickly becoming a premier destination wedding location for the Chinese market. We take a look at why Ireland is a dream destination for couples who wish to merge ancient Chinese rituals with traditional Irish practices for their wedding day.

The Lure of Irish Castle Weddings

With Ireland home to beautiful countryside, with rolling hills and a rugged, romantic wilderness found nowhere else on earth, as well as countless European honeymoon destinations on the doorstep, it’s easy to see why Irish Castle Weddings remain among the most sought after wedding venues in the world.

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We have been so fortunate to work with incredibly beautiful couples, over the years; couples who have gone on to become life-long friends of ours. Juliana and Ryan are such a couple and we are delighted to be able to share their thoughts about their fairytale wedding at Ashford Castle in Ireland. It was such a privilege to create this stunning experience for these two very special people.

Reflection & Retrospect - The Royal Wedding

In light of the Royal Wedding and Harry & Meghan fever grips the world ahead of the biggest wedding spectacle of 2018, Olivia writes about how essential it is for the Bride and Groom to find their private moments within the whirlwind that is a wedding in the public eye. Photography credits: Alexi Lubomirski

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IRISH WELCOME DINNER –
AN EVENING OF CELEBRATION AT ONE OF IRELAND’S MOST AUTHENTIC CASTLES

It was our great honour to host a very special Irish Welcome Dinner at Dromoland Castle for our Industry Colleagues and Friends who travelled to Ireland recently. We designed a taste of Ireland for guests to savour and left them with lasting memories of our beautiful country and traditions.

OLIVIA BUCKLEY - LEADING IRISH WEDDING PLANNER

In honour of "National Women's Enterprise Day", Voltedge Management celebrated six Irish female executives, each of whom have achieved outstanding accomplishments in their area of expertise. They asked Olivia to share some insights on her experiences and how she draws inspiration from the environment around her, role models she has had during her career and what she sees as the biggest challenge facing leaders today.

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The Irish Examiner

Olivia Buckley was delighted to talk with Pádraig Hoare of The Irish Examiner about the re-brand to Olivia Buckley International and what that says about her plans for future growth.  

Sunday Independent Newspaper

February 2018 - It was wonderful to be featured in Ergo by Samantha McCaughren, Business Editor for The Sunday Independent, about the growth of Olivia Buckley International and the delights of Ashford Castle.

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Behind the Scenes at our OBI 5th Birthday Photoshoot

After a whirlwind of a year, we decided to celebrate the 5th Birthday of Olivia Buckley International in style - click through for your backstage pass to our glamorous team photoshoot at Bond Street Studios in Dublin! 

The Sunday Business Post

Olivia Buckley International were delighted to be included in "Ireland's Blossoming Tycoons" in the Sunday Business Post recently. Click to read the full article! 

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Wedding Planning advice in RSVP Magazine

RSVP Magazine asked Olivia Buckley for some top tips to guide the bride and groom as they plan their very special day. From tying down key suppliers, booking a venue, choosing a dream wedding dress, to colour schemes and the finer details, we have the only wedding checklist you will need!

Fate, Destiny and Pursuing your dreams

After an incredible 2017 for us at Olivia Buckley International and as we embark on an exciting year ahead, I feel overwhelming gratitude for the wonderful experiences that we have had. I took some time to reflect on what it is that drives my business ambition and love for what I do.

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