The rise of the European destination wedding

The European destination wedding is becoming a more and more popular option for UK couples. With short flight times and a sunny, mild climate, what's not to love? If you've decided on a European destination wedding but aren't sure of the location yet, we've come up with some of our favourite destinations to get you inspired.
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A beautiful destination wedding on the Amalfi Coast

Is there any wedding destination more romantic than Italy? In particular, the Amalfi Coast is perfect for a luxurious destination wedding, thanks to the region's incredible views, architecture and dolce vita lifestyle. With stunning areas like Amalfi, Positano and Ravello, as well as hidden gems like Capri, Praiano and Atrani, you're spoilt for choice.
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Luxury Destination Weddings in The Amalfi Coast: Palazzo Avino

Located in the sunny mediterranean, Italy is an enormously popular location for destination weddings, and it’s easy to see why. Blessed with gorgeous coastline and littered with luxury hotels, couples looking for a close by wedding destination are spoilt with venue options. One of the most popular regions for destination weddings in Italy is The Amalfi Coast, with it’s breathtaking views and boomi....
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Culture, cuisine and charm - everything you need to know about getting married in Italy

Paris may claim to be the ‘city of love’, but Italy takes the national award. Romeo called up to Juliet as she stood on a balcony in Verona. Images of Venus, the Roman goddess of love, adorn the nation’s galleries. Rich in history, beauty and tradition, Italy embodies all that is romantic, whilst its gorgeous climate and diverse scenery make getting married in Italy a truly magical experience.One....
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Visiting Venice

A legendary city known for its historical palaces, stunning churches and a maze of canals, Venice certainly dazzles the minds of the Venetians and all its visitors - a perfect destination for a luxury wedding, honeymoon, engagement or anniversary.As a World Heritage Site, the city boasts a wealth of culture, museums and restaurants - indeed, there are more works of art per square kilometre in Veni....
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5 Romantic Honeymoon Destinations

Choosing your honeymoon destination can be difficult, especially when you’re trying to find somewhere that has it all; relaxation, beaches and a stunning landscape. The experts over at Cape Portfolios have picked 5 romantic honeymoon destinations we think you will love.
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A Taste of Italy

Italy is by far the most popular destination for overseas weddings. We joined a group of wedding planners and influencers from Italy, USA and the UK, exploring stunning venues in Venice, Florence and Portofino and getting a taste of Italy along the way. Over the next four days, follow our FAM trip online and discover why so many couples fall in love with the idea of an Italian wedding.
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A Taste of Italy: Day 1 - Venice

Welcome to the romantic capital of Italy, Venice, built on over 100 small islands in a lagoon in the Adriatic Sea. Filled with ancient architecture and mysterious passageways, we were entranced by the waterways, bridges, boutiques, museums and restaurants that met us around every corner. We had the pleasure of visiting some of the top luxury destination wedding hotels during our stay, and we can't....
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A Taste of Italy: Day 2 - Florence

Day 2 of our Italian escapade saw us heading to Florence, the capital of the Tuscany region. Home to masterpieces of Renaissance art and architecture, including the Duomo Cathedral and Michelangelo's "David" sculpture, we couldn't wait to see what the Belmond Group had in store for us.
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A Taste of Italy: Day 3 - Parma

Day 3 of our trip to Italy took us to the pretty town of Parma, a region famed for it's Prosciutto ham and Parmesan cheese! We were presented with the opportunity to see how the famous San Pietro Prosciutto is produced.
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A Taste of Italy: Day 4 - Portofino

The pretty village of Portofino is a classic Italian fishing port with brightly painted waterside boutiques and restaurants contrasting with the with impressive sprawling houses painted in shades of ochre, clinging to steep mountains. It was a spot we simply had to visit for the final day of our Belmond FAM trip, and certainly was one we won't forget.
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Destination Weddings: where should I get married?

Planning a destination wedding is a dream come true for many couples, and with so many options available to us nowadays, choosing the perfect place can be difficult. Will you pick a destination with family roots, a country with significant meaning to you both, or somewhere you simply love? We’ve been looking at the latest statistics for overseas weddings to help you choose the best location for yo....
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