Houston’s original landmark hotel, The Whitehall shines with gracious southern hospitality and crave-worthy cuisine. A mid-century architectural gem, The Whitehall, has been a beloved landmark in downtown Houston since 1963. Legendary musical icons like Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, Michael Jackson and Cher are just a few high-profile celebrities who have stayed at the historic property. Of particular note is the iconic spiral staircase that appears to float in mid-air.
Before their whimsical wedding at The Peach Orchard, it all started in 2016 when Lesly was offered a position at Abercrombie which she turned down due to the long commute. Laziz ironically accepted it while she started work at another location. A year later, their districts combined, and Laziz was asked to fill in for Lesly while she was on vacation. “I needed someone to fill in for me while I was out for two weeks – and out of many, it was [Laziz] who was chosen. [He] should have been gone the day I was back, but they asked [him] to stay one more day…and that’s all it took. Timing is everything & it’s always been [Laziz].” Lesly says.
Just about three hours of a drive from Houston, you will find yourself in the serene Texas Hill Country, with vast open skies, a colorful palette of wildflowers and endless sunset views through the rolling hills. The Texas hill country has become a popular getaway destination for Texans and is getting nationwide recognition for the variety of activities and experiences offered, including wineries, hiking, swimming, country music, outdoor concerts, boutiques and country shops, and more. It is no surprise that the simplicity and beauty of the rolling countryside have brought an abundance of wedding venues to the area. Here are the top Texas Hill Country venues on our list that offer a blissful wedding day in pure Texas-style.
Join us in the rolling hills of the Texas Hill Country for this charming wedding-inspired styled shoot at The Kendall Hill Country Inn. Boasting 160 years of rich history, the lovingly restored inn is an ideal choice for couples seeking a one-of-a-kind wedding experience. The property is a stone’s throw to boutiques, delicious dining and breweries making it a perfect destination for couples and their guests. Click here to read the rest of this post »
The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center is in the heart of The Woodlands, just north of Houston, is a wonderful choice for a destination wedding close to home. The 65,000 square feet of event spaces, lavishly appointed, are versatile and ideal for large multi-day wedding celebrations as well as smaller, intimate affairs. Click here to read the rest of this post »