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Italian Wedding Venues

Italy is one of the most romantic and picturesque destinations for a luxurious wedding. Whether you choose to head to the romantic waters of Venice, the beautiful city of Florence or to the clifftops of the Amalfi Coast, you’ll be sure to find something to suit your wedding day vision. Take a look at some …

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Italian Inspiration

With Italy being one of the most popular destinations for luxurious overseas weddings, we couldn’t help but sample some of the exquisite Italian wedding inspiration online. Take a look at some of these beautiful Italian wedding venues below.

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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 …

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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 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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Venice Italy

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 …

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Venice Italy

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 …

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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.

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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 …

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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 …

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