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TOP TIPS FOR PLANNING A WEDDING

-Wedding planning by Tuscan Dreams - 1. Watch your budget closely. 2. If you need help – don’t be shy just ask. 3. Learn from the mistakes and successes of previous friends and family (other brides are the best and most honest source of wedding information). 4. Make sure your wedding reflects yo[...]

Castello Bargino

Castello Bargino is located the heart of the Chianti region between Florence and Siena. Well known for the quality of its wine and olive oil production, this wonderful Castle has stunning views overlooking the Tuscan landscape, making it a wonderful venue in which to tie the knot in Tuscany. Bargino[...]

Castello Restaurant

Castello Restaurant is situated in an ancient and noble palace in the center of a medieval town near San Gimignano. Situated in the heart of Tuscany, between Florence and Siena, Castello Restaurant has large rooms with vaulted ceilings, a magnificent garden terrace that dominates the town below and [...]

Certaldo

Wonderfully quaint and romantic, Certaldo is an authentic, superbly preserved medieval hamlet perched on the top of a hill in the Val d'Elsa region, 25kms southwest of Florence. Superbly preserved, Certaldo exudes romance as you walk through its small, cobble stone streets and original stone houses [...]

6 Wedding Planning Secrets

After you have selected your venue and wedding planner, here are some tips for an excellent and stress free wedding planning. 1.First of all choose your wedding style. Check on pinterest and wedding magazine. However remember that they day should reflect you as a couple so choose according to your [...]

From the Lodge on the loch to Tuscany!

When Jon decided to take a rucksack for his walk on the beach with girlfriend Nicola she knew something was definitely not right because he never carried anything! But the beach was teaming with people so they returned to their hotel in Scotland. It was only when he suggested a walk on the beach at[...]

Wedding ring different traditions

In some countries like Norway, Russia, Greece, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Poland, Austria, Germany, Portugal and Spain, wedding rings are worn on the ring finger of the right hand instead of the left hand. Moreover, in the Jewish tradition, the groom places the ring on the index finger of his bride. [...]

Aromatic herbs

Most aromatic herbs can be used for cooking and medicinal purposes for their essential oils etc. Not many people know that they are lovely plants that can be added to bridal bouquets. Especially if you are getting married in Tuscany where aromatic herbs are widely used, having rosemary or lavender [...]

Rose – Pure romance

Throughout history roses have been unquestionably the most favoured flower. Paintings of roses decorated the walls of Egyptian palaces. The Romans adorned statues of their gods with garlands of roses and rained rose petals over their celebrations. Early Christians condemned the rose as a symbol of p[...]