Wedding Castle on Lake Como: Castello Rossino

By: Bonnie Marie

A medieval castle on Lake Como … say WHAT?!¬† It’s true! and it’s all yours, including the honeymoon tower suite getaway for that exhilarating first night ūüėȬ† Click on the image to read more ….

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Military Wedding in Italy story: Heather and Greg

By: Bonnie Marie

Every veterans day we salute those who fight for our freedom and Greg was doing just that when Heather started planning their wedding: he was deployed in Iraq and as a combat medic.¬† Click on the image to read the rest of their heartwarming story …

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Tuesday Italy Wedding Tip: Here’s how to share the stress

By: Bonnie Marie

Planning a wedding abroad is demanding and draining, so if just the fact of getting married is number 7 on the life event stress ranking,¬†and you combine that with a few extra arguments with your partner during the planning process, a change in eating habits to fit into the dress/tux, a change in sleeping habits … Read More »

Meet a Local Italian Wedding Florist

By: Bonnie Marie

The shop is called Marilou¬†and it’s located on a small square in Panzano in Chianti, Tuscany, and it’s so small that if you’re driving too fast, you’ll miss it.¬† Annalisa and her mom run the place but it’s usually her mom actually manning the store because Annalisa and her crew of creatives take care of … Read More »

Vendor Tipping Guide for Weddings in Italy

By: Bonnie Marie

When in Rome ‚Ķ Every country has their own way of showing appreciation and when you get¬†superb service at your destination wedding in Italy, that’s amore! Here are some guidelines on who to thank and how much, plus how to go about actually giving out gratuities at Italian weddings. BRIDE HAIR AND MAKE UP STYLISTS … Read More »