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"It's becoming a bit of a mess": these weddings which turn out to be financial pitfalls for the guests


Plane tickets, clothing, accommodation… Some guests see their budget explode to attend the union of their loved ones. To the point, sometimes, of spending several thousand euros.

At the end of the line, Emma *, 29, speaks with a hint of irritation.

The young woman is about to attend the wedding of a friend.

Only downside, the festivities will be spread over three weekends.

“It becomes a little anything, sighs the young woman.

My companion, who is a witness to the future groom, must already go to Ireland for the bachelor party.

Then the civil marriage will take place in Brittany and the religious ceremony, in Corsica.

A journey for the less expensive.

Emma has thus spent 200 euros for plane tickets to the Island of Beauty, and 500 euros for a hotel - without counting the rental of a car and the reservation of a hotel room at 200 euros per night in Brittany.

That is a total cost of more than 1000 euros.

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An average budget of 912 euros

Like Emma, ​​many guests are forced to pay a large sum to attend the weddings of their friends.

Among them, Parisians who often have to book overpriced train or plane tickets to celebrate a…

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Source: lefigaro

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