Tags archives: Weddings in Tuscany

SIENA – ENCHANTING TO SAY THE LEAST

Siena has the power to transport its visitors into a different time and dimension.  Its boundary walls, the palaces, the air that you breath will make you relive the glory of its past history. The heart of the city is represented by the famous Piazza del Campo where the palio race takes place twice[...]

Love in the Countryside

" Two things revolutionize life:moving to the countryside and falling in love" - Nick Love- And what happens when the two meet? Then you have just the perfect wedding! Full of romance, beauty and waves of laughter. Just like your entire life should be.    

Why Wedding rings are worn on the ring finger

Throughout history wedding rings have been worn on different fingers of both right and left hands. The tradition to wear it on the ring finger of the hand dates back to the Romans. This was because it was believed that there was a vein in the finger known as "Vena amoris" which linked directly to th[...]

The Symbolism of Wedding Rings

Today wedding rings are precious items full of the sentiment of love. It is believed that the Egyptians were the first to introduce attribute a specific meaning to the rings. For them, the circle symbolised eternity, with no beginning and no end. Even the hole inside the ring had a meaning, represen[...]

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[...]

Passignano sul Trasimeno

Passignano sul Trasimeno is a lovely, quaint resort town located in the South of Tuscany. Well known for its cobbled streets and traditional stone houses, the town rises above - and is reflected back into - Lake Trasimeno. Over the centuries, Passignano del Trasimeno went from a strategic commercial[...]

Jam jars crazy!

Shabby chic all the way.. This trend has conquered the heart of many brides in the last three years. Easy effect to achieve and certainly money saving fashion that leave us with a bit more to spend on flowers.  Would you have said it? You do not exactly think of fashion that way. Instead all you ne[...]

Peonies – Bashful allure

Peonies have been cultivated in Asia for more than a thousand years. In Japan they graced the Imperial Gardens and came to represent prosperity because only the rich could afford to grow them. During the Tang dynasty, the Chinese called the peony “ hundred ounces of gold “, a reference to the price[...]