Everything in Europe for your Wedding

US News Travel has ranked 12 spots for wedding.Tuscany, Porto, Paris, Loire Valley, Lake Como, Venice, Edinburgh. Less know are Dubrovnik, Corfu, Mallorca, Santorini. While Amalfi Coast is a popular place for honeymoon.

In Europe, there are wedding customs in France, Greece, Germany, Scotland, England, etc..

English customs:

White wedding dress symbolize purity – not virginity – in the Victorian era. “White wedding” in tradition, is not for a bride who marry 2nd+ time or for a widow or divorce.

A wedding is usually followed by a wedding reception, toasting the couple, the newlyweds having the first dance, and cutting the cake. A bride will throw her bouquet to a group of unmarried women and the groom throwing the bride’s garter to the assembled unmarried men; who catches the bouquet or the bride’s garter symbolize they will be the next to wed.

There is also a Victorian tradition that brides will wear or carry “something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue” during the service. Meaning good luck.

Scottish customs: (wish I had a wedding in Scotland!)

Scotland is a popular place for wedding. People are attracted to be there for photos-videos-loving wedding couples. Well known – Gretna Green is a village and a popular visitor attraction with hotel accommodation & shopping. Famous for “runaway weddings”! Don’t forget Glasgow. Scottish wedding customs=long list. If you want a Scottish wedding without being a Scottish… Get in touch with a wedding venue in Scotland to check it out.

More customs in Europe. We will continue to update here.

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