Have a medical examination and a dental check-up. You would not want a toothache whilst honeymooning!
Check whether you require any immunisation with respect to your honeymoon destination. For more information you may contact the National Immunisation Clinic on (+356) 2568 0222-3 / (+356) 2124 3314, www.health.gov.mt.
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Up to One Month Before:
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Buy any special lingerie in time for the fitting of the gown.
Make any alterations to the bride’s gown, bridesmaids’ and flower girl dresses.
Buy any jewellery (earrings, necklace, etc.) and remaining accessories to be worn on your day.
Confirm your honeymoon flights, accommodation and other bookings.
Confirm the validity of your passports. Take photocopies just in case you loose your passports whilst abroad.
Confirm the final number of guests and finalise the menu with your caterer.
Start confirming all other arrangements and contracts.
Plan the reception seating if you are having a sit-down meal.
Contact the respective police stations and local councils for any parking or other special permits you might require, for example, to access Mdina with a car.
If you are travelling within the EU, apply for the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC). Application forms may be obtained either from the Local Councils, from the Ex-Outpatients Block, St. Luke’s Hospital, G’Mangia or online from www.health.gov.mt . For more info call (+356) 2595 2400.
Collect your honeymoon tickets and thoroughly check that your details are correct.
Make sure you have all the necessary travel documents, insurance policies and foreign money.
Purchase a guest book and a nice pen.
Organise delivery of the drinks to the reception venue.
Do a church rehearsal with your celebrant.
Go out for the hen and bachelor parties. Have fun, but in a safe way!
Start the necessary preparations to welcome guests at home.
1 Week Before:
Confirm any remaining contracts.
Collect all dresses and outfits.
Confirm that all the wedding participants know their respective duties.
Appoint a person to deliver any excess food after your wedding to a charitable institution.
Start packing suitcases for your honeymoon. Remember that your hand luggage cannot contain any sharp objects such as scissors and knives. Drinks and liquid-based containers are limited to 100ml each and must be placed in a re-sealable transparent bag not exceeding 1 litre.
It is advisable to pack a change of clothes in your hand luggage, just in case your suitcase is lost in transit or delayed.