NOW JADE RIVIERA CANCUN, Cancun, Mexico (June 3rd - 10th)
DAY #1: * Best airplane ride ever! Started the party right away with our personal DJ and mini alcohol bottles : ) --> almost got felony charges for having the mini bottles! * Hanging out at the pool bar with everyone * Welcome bags...why isn't there enough Listerine and way too many bandaids? LOL (Alka-seltzer definately came in handy thoughout the trip) * Dinner at Asian restaurant, where everyone got bit up by mosquitos! Disco after, with DJ Kesh of course
DAY #2: * Laying out at the beach ALL day! Beach stroll : ) * Discovered frozen Baileys and Kahlua, mmmmmm! * Welcome Dinner!!! * Hanging out at the lobby bar, then Disco after (TIMBEEEER). Vlad's Birthday celebration at midnight! (So glad the bartenderes were able to re-open the bar for a few shots : ) )
DAY #3: WEDDING DAY!!! * Vlad's surprise Bday cake, champagne and breakfast * Poor Irene with Strep AND Hand-Foot-Mouth Virus : ( * Getting our hair and make up did, getting dressed in the amazing suites : ) * Beautiful ceremony...except for the grandmas bickering lol. Almost got through it all without the rain (too bad it rained before we got to do pics : / ). It's okay, it's for good luck : ) * Awesome reception and DJ, what a great time! Even the photographer was blown away!
DAY #4: * Laying around on the beach all day! Lemon drop pitcher anyone? * Dinner, coffee place, hanging out at the lobby bar...relaxing evening
DAY #5: EXCURSION DAY! * XCARET Excursion park - Ziplining, ATV's, cave swimming, and rafting...so much fun!!! (with the exception of rafting lol) * Group dinner * going out in Cancun...after a little trouble picking a place, we settled on La Vaquita! Really hot but a great time! Interesting van ride lol
DAY #6: * Laying out on the beach and chilling by the pool. The in-pool lounge chairs were wonderful! * Trip to Playa Del Carmen: dinner at a quirky but yummy place (crazy owner with tricks and props lol), walk around downtown, partying at the Blue Parrot Club : ) AWESOME TIME, especially since we got the VIP area! * Lost Melnik!!! Thank god for the bicycle taxi and the workers who helped us find him!
DAY #7: Last full day : / * Chilling on the beach * Vlad and Jordan surprised us with a romantic lunch : ))) Food that wasn't even on the menu! Irina ate fish, there is proof! * Tappenyaki farewell dinner with everyone, so good! * Hanging out and playing Charades, last trip to the Disco with our own vodka : )
Thanks to our fearless leader Dima Roma for hosting! The anticipation leading up to the event was killing us and you didn't disappoint. It was a great night! I think we will all miss the FB posts LOL (I still can't believe you fit that many people into your house!)
Thanks to all of the Committees for making it a night to remember...HOT, Transportation, Decorations, etc.
Thanks to David for providing amazing music. Best DJ!!! Can never have enough Ruki V Verh : )
Cupid Shuffle is always a hit!
Wonderful way to wrap up the year : )
I still don't understand how a person can walk out in someone else's coat and shoes!!! And not return them!!!