Intimate wedding : consider to rent a villa

In this time of COVID and will all the restrictions we are forced to follow, couple could consider an intimate wedding and not giving up their dream. It could be a sort of family gathering or a friends vacation with a ceremony, something you will for sure be unforgettable and far from being sad. Consider…

Getting married in your great grandfather homeland

During my career of wedding planning many brides and grooms had Italian heritage especially from Brazil and USA. Many of them were coming from South Italy but for example Brazilian were coming from north, especially the veneto region. How wonderful could be getting married in the homeland of your grandfather or great grand father? Veneto…

Married abroad at the time of COVID 19

UPDATE 30/3/21 YOU CAN REFER ALSO TO MY RECENT CHAT WITH GEORGETTE JUPE OF GIRLINFLORENCE where I talk about Destination weddings after Covid and what you need to know I know, these are uncertain times and probably the first thing you might think is to stay alive and keep safe and then all the other…

Is it safe to marry in Italy?

It’s been a tough moment for Italy. The virus hit us and left us unprepared to face all the consequences: a flu, a different one, but still a flu destroyed the work of many of us working in the tourism field. Wedding planning is strictly connected with tourism and it plays a large part for…

2021 wedding packages for low season

Even if I am not a big fan of wedding packages for various reason (one reason is because I like to tailor the wedding accordingly to the couple’s taste) I decided to combine two or three packages for 2021 season especially for low season, some midweek days. Low season is only in March, October and…

A Brazilian family affair

Danni e Candido had their love affair in Florence in the amazing Ognissanti church then they crossed the square and had their reception at the historical Westin Excelsior! The bride was stunning in her bridal gown designed by a Brazilian designer Alessandra Sobreira. The pair brought from Brazil the band and the photographer Gabriel Diniz…

A private villa and a wedding

This is a private villa overlooking Florence rent by the couples for a family gathering. Few siblings and some friends, a really private affair and I just love private affair! Renting a villa for your close family could be an ideal solution if you want some privacy and enjoy few days like a local. The…

Wedding in a Medici Villa

This beautiful Brazilian couple is a relative of an old couple I married three years ago. Again thanks old couples! It was a long process because guests increased email by email therefore it was quite important to give all the guests options to stay. The couple chose the picturesque Borgo of Artimino and the huge…

December wedding

The last one of 2018. G and I live in Lima, Perù but they are not peruvian natives. G is italian and I is half from Colombia, half from Spain, Venezuela etc…They decided to tie the knot in the Sala Rossa of Florence town hall where I did many years especially in past years. They…

Autum wedding with Florence view

This bride wrote to me in June, I think, while I was really in the middle of the wedding season. She said that she was going to Italy for his cousin wedding in Venice and she tought it would be fun to marry the week before in Florence while they were staying for some days…