Castle Magic on Lake Garda: Charles and Federico

Birds of a feather, side by side and lakeside on a ravishing Lake Garda in Italy, Charles and Federico spoke about love and caring for each other for all eternity.  A castle like no other filled with magic and embracing all their guests who travelled all the way to Italy to give these two young … Read More »

Lonato Castle Lake Garda

Lonato Castle – called ‘the Rock’ by locals – sits on a natural moraine (terrain that is pushed aside by glaciers) on the southern end of Lake Garda and just like a king, it looks upon its kingdom below where the town of Lonato lies.  It is fitting that these two kings be joined here, … Read More »

Hotel Flaminia

Silvia Gerzeli Hair Stylist and Make up Artist

A picture speaks a thousand words and these images of work by Silvia Gerzeli say it all.  Hair and makeup stylist in the Italian fashion and wedding industries for the past 15 years, Silvia’s motto is “less is more” as she fully believes in using a minimal amount of product so that less disappears during … Read More »

Weddings by Chiara Viarisio

For all you Brides Up North here is your gal.  Chiara plans and designs weddings in the Langhe and Lakes area, the more noble parts of Italy where emperors and kings spent their summers sipping Nebbiolo and Barolo wines.  Chiara has worked at countless locations including elegant villas and powerful castles, and she takes care … Read More »