Tags archives: Wedding reception in Tuscany

Craig and Sian

Groom and Bride : Craig and Sian Married on 25th May 2016 Location of ceremony and reception: Villa Gambassi In Sian's words... "Craig and I met when my Mum & Dad took over the bar / restaurant ‘The Stead Inn” in a local village in Aberdeen. He was the Chef and I was the waitress. He eventua[...]

Villa Ilaria

Often described as magical, Villa Ilaria is a unique property located on the green hilltops outside Florence. Previously owned by the Medicis family, Villa Ilaria sits amid 3 hectares of olive groves and offers breathtaking views over Florence, creating an authentic, and truly unique backdrop for yo[...]

Villa Elena

Located in the heart of Classical Chianti ("Chianti Classico") region, Villa Elena is quintessential Tuscan history and the perfect location to get married in Italy. Dating back to the Renaissance, the property includes 250 acres of vineyards, olive groves, exquisitely maintained gardens as well as [...]

The Cala Lilly : Magnificence and Rebirth

Despite its name, the Calla Lily is not, in fact, of the “Lily” family. Commonly referred to as the Arum Lily or Trumpet Lily, these beautiful flowers originated in southern Africa, growing mostly in marshy areas. There are approximately 28 known variants of the Cala Lilly, which in turn vary [...]

Italian Wedding - Food Bonanza!

Food is such a fun part to organise if you are having your wedding in Italy. Couples usually come back for a second visit ( the first one being the one where you look at possible venues ) in order to taste the wedding menu. This is right as food is such a memorable part of the wedding day in a[...]

Italian Wedding - Food Bonanza!

Food is such a fun part to organise if you are doing a wedding in Italy. Couples do usually come back for a second visit (the first one being the one where you look at possible venues) in order to taste the wedding menu. This is right as food is such a memorable part of the wedding day in all [...]

Glowing and shimmery wedding

Candles are a pretty way to decorate the reception hall whatever venue you chosen. You can choose from a wide variety of candles such as tealights, lanterns, citronella scented candles or flares. They can be placed in various areas of the room. Tealights and lanterns are particularly nice on the din[...]

Italian superstitions at wedding

All cultures have their share of superstition rituals. Italians are well known for being a very superstitious crowd. This becomes really evident at weddings. In Ital, the groom carries the bride across the threshold of their new house to keep away bad spirits which could lurk from below. Rice is [...]