We focus on four of the most beautiful regions France and Italy has to offer. If you would like to host a breathtaking event at a truly picturesque setting look no further.
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The Mediterranean vegetation, huge and colorful markets, hilltop villages, as well as the unique architecture, make Provence an idyllic place for weddings and family gatherings. Luxury hotels, scenic churches and private villas offer the perfect venues to say “I do”.
However, a little-known secret of the Provence region is its atmosphere: a “je ne sais quoi” where the simplest of things have a special charm. Sit at a terrasse under a sycamore tree, listen to the cicadas and take in a petanque match whilst sipping a pastis…that sensation of relaxation is truly infectious.
The local gastronomy boasts a variety of sunny and colorful foods, making the best use of local ingredients including garlic, olive oil, Provence herbs, sun dried tomatoes, melons and more. That is before we even mention the regional wines, produced locally in the many charming Provencal vineyards.
selecting Provence as the setting for their special day.
There is something for every couple
Become lost in the surroundings of alluring Avignon and the Palace of the Popes, the antique shop town of Isle-sur-la Sorgue, or Roussillon and its colorful ochre soil.
Provence is best served by Avignon and Marseille airports. Avignon airport is based within the city itself, while Marseille airport is situated 27 kilometres northwest of the city, within the territory of Marignane.
The views of the Mediterranean Sea are the backdrop to pristine garden spaces surrounded by historic architecture at so many of these special wedding locations.
If you are entertaining the idea of a destination wedding in Europe, the French Riviera is not to be overlooked!
Your wedding could take the shape of a lavish soiree with ocean views,
exceptional gastronomy, excellent service, and off-property activities, all at unforgettable hotels and private villas. Whether you say “I do” at the famed Four Seasons Grand-Hotel du Cap-Ferrat, the spectacular Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc, or a private historic villa, the guest experience will be second to none and the memories will be once-in-a-lifetime.
Very little needs to be done to set the tone for a romantic and memorable experience. But with the best of the best in the French wedding industry able to work or already based in the region, the options for over-the-top décor, grand tents, magnificent flowers, and so much more are part of the experience of a wedding in the Côte d’Azur.
If you meander into the hill towns of Tuscany at any time of year, your senses will be rewarded with all the splendors that this enchanting region of Italy can offer.
Almost every hillock is crowned with a picture-perfect walled town; surrounding fields are abundant with vibrant red poppies; vineyards full of promise lace the fields and olive trees dress the hillsides in a frock of dusky grey-green. These small villages boast some of the finest small hotels in the world, and these venues are ideal for an intimate celebration.
for the most romantic celebrations, or a fabulous wine estate
Opt for a historic Tuscan castle
with its charming vineyards and wine cellars. Antique Palazzos, secluded farmhouses, Mediacean villas, magnificent stone mansions, botanical gardens…nowhere is off limits to our couples in this little slice of Italian paradise.
Lake Como, the third largest Italian lake, is famous worldwide for its wonderful and romantic landscapes and is the perfect destination for a luxury wedding in Italy.
During their stay, brides, grooms and guests are a stone’s throw away from the lake as well as some of the most historic and captivating northern Italian cities such as Milan, Venice and Verona.
Moreover, all Milan airports are situated near Lake Como: Malpensa, Linate and Orio al Serio are more or less a 45 minutes’ drive from the lake.
Courtesy of its unique beauty, numerous movie directors chose it as a setting for their masterpieces, but it is also one of the favorite destinations for foreign couples who wish to marry in a magical Italian location. Weddings can be planned from March to October-November, thanks to its geographical setting and mild climate.
Alluring and charming venues
such as Villa del Balbianello and others speak for themselves.
Opt for a scenic church overlooking the lake, a pleasant villa, or a luxury hotel such as Villa d’Este as the perfect setting for your wedding reception or civil ceremony. Charming venues combined with delicious food to tantalize the palate make for the perfect mix for your wedding reception.