Destination I Do Blog



Wednesday, June 24, 2020


Words by Kinsley Brown


Photos courtesy of
Andrew Bayda

A destination wedding wasn’t always in the plans for Jon and Valeria, but when they started brainstorming about what kind of wedding to have and decided on a more intimate celebration with close family and friends, it just made sense.

“…we thought, ‘why not do a destination wedding?’,” the couple explains.

Jon and Valeria didn’t necessarily know exactly where they desired to be married, but they both recognized the special place in their hearts they had for the Golden State. 

“We love California and wanted a location that resembles that,” the bride says.

Many people think of cool ocean breezes, sunsets over open water, top-rated restaurants, celebrities and an overall posh way of life when they think of California. No better place…

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