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Author: Paul Macklin

Paul is your friendly neighbourhood poet/cynic. He believes in story-telling, curiosity and peanut-butter sandwiches and he spends the vast majority of his time writing stuff. Paul learnt how to write stuff at Portsmouth University where he earned himself a Masters degree in writing stuff. Neat huh? Paul also hates writing in third person.

Posts by Paul Macklin

The Best Man Diaries – Jamie (3/6)

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Best man diaries

Following on from my previous Best Man blogs, today I’m going to be reviewing my second of three stag dos for this year. And this one was a right cracker.

Our Stag on this occasion is not dissimilar in character to JD from Scrubs, only without the luscious locks and with a little extra padding around the mid-section. This is Jamie. We call him Veg for reasons that are far beyond my capacity to care. Fair warning, you may never be this good looking.

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Top 5 Tips for Wedding Guests

The guests at a wedding can be a large part of what makes the wedding day awesome. So here are a few simple tips for guests so they bring their A game.

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Unique Wedding Destinations in North America (3/6)

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Unique wedding destinations

Big. Everything about North America is BIG. Canada is big. Everything in the U.S.A. is done big. Let’s just assume any weddings taking place in North America are going to be done the American way. Big.

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Disabled wedding considerations

Whether you are disabled yourself or you have disabled guests to consider, the challenges of a wheelchair-friendly wedding are not insurmountable. They just require a little bit of… creativity. And speaking generally, a little bit of creativity never hurts when it comes to a wedding.

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The Best Man Diaries – Adam (2/6)

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Best man diaries

With so many weddings and stag parties over the next few months, it seems only logical that I should share my experiences with you, so I welcome you to the second part of Best Man Diaries, where I am talking all about my friend Adam’s stag-do down in Southampton.

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Unique Wedding Destinations in Africa (2/6)

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Unique wedding destinations

Our world is a funny place. Africa is this huge continent, and the majority of people assume it’s mostly just desert. But Africa is as varied in culture as Asia, more expansive than North America and perhaps just as scary as South America, with all the biological diversity of Australia. It is just begging to be explored, and those amongst us that dare reap the rewards.

For weddings? Well it might not be your first thought, but why not? Africa is full of majestic views and unforgettable experiences. Why not add another to your trip?

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Author: Paul Macklin