Tag Archives: civil wedding locations

Wedding in Florence at Villa Corsini-Mezzomonte

In the renaissance city full of beautiful villas, few are as unique as the legendary Villa Corsini Mezzomonte. The villa dates back to the Middle Ages and was one of the last residences of the most famous Florentine family, the Medici. The villa boasts some of the most beautifully manicured Italian and English gardens in…
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Wedding in San Galgano Abbey – Victoria and Joshua

Did you know that the legend of King Arthur and the sword in the stone originated in Tuscany? The real sword in the stone is located in Chiusdino, near Siena, in a chapel called Eremo or Rotonda di Montesiepi. Here’s a (really) quick synopsis of the legend: It starts with a boy named Galgano, who…
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Exclusive Italian Riviera Wedding – Lena and Dany

Nestled on top of a cliff to the west of Zoagli, situated on the stunning bay of Portofino, lies a charming castle, overlooking the crystal blue sea. The refurbished Portofino paradise is the perfect place for a wedding in the Italian Riviera. When Lebanese and Californian couple Lena and Dany had to choose their dream…
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Lake Como Wedding at Villa Balbianello – Lisa and Jack

A magical Lake Como wedding at Villa Balbianello........ Lisa and Jack visited our favorite Lake with our team to view locations for their wedding in Italy. It came to no surprise that they chose two of our favorite venues:  Villa Balbianello for their civil ceremony and our romantic Relais for accommodation and reception. The Relais…
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Chic Sorrento wedding – Julija and Rogerio

Sometimes you just want to be a diva on your wedding day and the place for that is wherever the divas congregate on the Amalfi Coast. Julija and Rogerio dream of a wedding in Sorrento came through with a civil ceremony in the romantic outdoor St. Francis’ cloisters, one of the city's ancient landmarks dating…
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Exclusive Verona Wedding – Nour and Nassim

Nour and Nassim’s Verona wedding  was one of our favorite weddings of the year! Celebrated in the glorious surroundings of one of the finest villas in the North of Italy – with one of the 10 most famous private Italian gardens in the country. 70+ guests flew in from Lebanon for a 3 day Italy…
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Lake Como Wedding – Elisha and Simon

'Quel ramo del lago di Como'  (that branch of lake Como): these words open the first chapter of 'The Betrothed' a classic novel about two people deeply in love,  and who could be more so than Elisha and Simon on their gorgeous Lake Como wedding day  - favoloso! Flowering gardens united them in marriage lakeside in Italy's…
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Snow wedding in Cortina D’Ampezzo

Snow wedding in Cortina D’Ampezzo A snow wedding in Italy in the pearl of the Dolomites was Kimberly and James’s dream. As snow enthusiasts, they chose Cortina as their destination. Cortina D’Ampezzo is one of the most idyllic settings for an Italy snow wedding, offering the possibility of celebrating the civil ceremony up in a…
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Rebecca and Elliot’s – Wedding In Tuscany

Tuscany remains the most requested and iconic location for anyone planning a destination wedding in Italy.  Not surprising......the variety of options is the greatest and the setting is quintessential of what everyone imagines Italy to be with gorgeous panoramas, vineyards, castles and amazing ceremony and reception venues.  Rebecca and Elliot dreamed of celebrating their wedding…
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Wedding in Tuscany – Lucia and Ian

WEDDING IN TUSCANY a 3 day celebration for Lucia and Ian Two families, one from California, the other from Italy, joined together to celebrate a wedding in one of the most enchanting hamlets in Tuscany. It was an unforgettable 3-day event, each day a unique experience. The celebrations kicked off with a traditional Tuscan BBQ…
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Villa Balbianello Wedding – Mariya and David

 Villa Balbianello Wedding - Mariya and David Mariya and David contacted us with a dream of getting married at Villa Balbianello.  Both work in the film industry - designers for The Hobbit movie in New Zealand -  and definitely appreciated the spectacular setting of Villa Balbianello....which incidentally has been filmed in a James Bond and…
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Villa Carlotta – Lake Como wedding ceremony location

Villa Carlotta - Lake Como Wedding For those dreaming of an Italian Lakes wedding the beautiful Villa Carlotta is one of the most stunning Lake Como wedding ceremony venues. Located in Tremezzo, the villa itself is a very impressive structure, with regal interiors but it's the world famous flowering gardens and huge park decorated with…
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