IN PHOTOS: Cristine Reyes, Ali Khatibi marry in Balesin
MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Actress Cristine Reyes and mixed martial arts fighter Ali Khatibi got married on Wednesday, January 27, on Balesin Island.
Cristine has voiced out in the past that she and Ali wanted an intimate wedding rather than a have a big celebration. "Alam mo naman ako, very private akong tao, so andoon lang pamilya namin (You know me, I'm a very private person, so the only people there are our family)," Cristine told reporters after a press conference on January 22.
She also told reporters that it's possible she'll have another wedding in Manila, but she and Ali haven't planned it yet.
Cristine and Ali announced their engagement in September 2015. The couple has one child together, Amarah, who was born on February 8.
Here are some photos from the wedding:
Today I am privileged to experience a wedding like no other. There was not much preparation, no fancy set up, no make up artist, no designer gowns, no live music, just a handful of guests consisting of family and best friends BUT it was totally, totally perfect. Inspiring. #MrandMrsKhatibi #aliandcristine *iphonepic for now
Aside from the couple's prenuptial photos and the wedding itself, Nice Print Photo also documented the trip to Balesin.
A day before the wedding, Cristine and her sister Ara Mina were already posting photos from Balesin. Among them were of Cristine's bachelorette party, where one of the activities was a list of dares that Cristine had to accomplish before she tied the knot.
with my sisters @heidigatmaytan and the bride to be @queencristinereyes Tom is the day...magiging isa ka ng ganap na Mrs. Khatibi. Congratulations! Masaya ako para sayo kasi alam ko to have your own family is one of your heart's desires. This is one great gift and a blessing from God. May God bless you, @alijoshua and Amarah. I love you so much! #sisterslove #MrandMrsKhatibi