*Be aware that some islands now bar tourists from getting married on certain Greek islands, and there are laws that forbid weddings on archaeological sites.
For example, you cannot get married at the Acropolis. Reserve a date at least three (3) months in advance if between May and October 2.
Raspberry filling, fondant, tiers and other elements that are staples in your homeland are not commonly used here.
Forward your documents with apostilles to the wedding planner at least one (1) month before the wedding date if you wish to get a marriage license and have a legal ceremony in Greece 3.
Finalize your preferences at least 30 days before arrival to insure your needs are met or alternatives are found in advance to avoid surprises You may not need a wedding planner if you are familiar with the location of your choice, especially if you have trusted contacts or family to help you.
If you have your own marriage license or hired a wedding planner to secure a Greek marriage license in advance, the eight (8) days is not always necessary.
An apostille is a seal applied to a certified document to signify its legal authenticity for international use under the terms of the 1961 Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Foreign Public Documents.