08 April 2011
Posted in WEDDING IDEAS
The biggest Italian island, surrounded by crystal clear sea water, it is a homeland to many beautiful wedding locations – starting with five stars luxury hotels and absolutely gorgeous intimate castles. Wonderful atmosphere, warm hospitality and best services are the clue for the great success of your wedding in Italy. Find out what makes this place so unique and special.
A Mother Nature’s art
Sicily, called by many the land of contradictions is one of most beautiful Italian regions. Picturesque panoramas of long beaches, high cliffs and the beauty of its waters make Sicily a perfect location for important event fused with holiday rest. The post card like view cannot be completed without a world famous and still active volcano - Etna. Sure, your wedding in such surroundings won’t be usual or easily forgotten.
Luxury, peace and ease
Sicily being a highly touristic region houses some of most spectacular Italian wedding venues. The high style life of modern, big five star hotels with sea view and private beaches as well as a privateness and charm of smaller but so beautiful ancient castles give you many options where to host your big day reception. Unique in their style and atmosphere Sicilian wedding locations represents an architectonical mix of western and Arabic cultures.
There’s another one reason for which Sicily is being often chosen as a Italian wedding location. The exquisite Sicilian cuisine is a paradise for sea food lovers. Here for your wedding reception chefs will create a mouthwatering dishes of local delicacies based on fish, vegetables and local dairy products. Here you will savor a vast variety of local delicious sweets and pastries, prepared from old recipes, with use of local natural products: sweet ricotta, almonds and honey.
For long time this beautiful island was a moot point between different cultures. Greek, Roamns and Arabs for centuries fought each other domination, leaving a strong and clear influence in culture, food and architecture of course. The beautiful Greek temples in Syracuse, Agrigento and Himera; impressive Roman monuments in Centuripe and Taormina; Arab inspirited sites in Palermo and Mazara del Vallo are silent but proud witnesses of those turbulent times.
The family above all
The strong culture of family and house life is one of the most characteristic points of Sicilian folklore. For Sicilians the wedding is an important event, often lavish, expensive and very traditional. Why not to have a wedding where marriage, family and love were always cherished, and celebrated as a kind of colorful carnival in the central squares and streets of the cities along with all the inhabitants giving you best wishes.
Sicily is an only place where your YES will be as magic and unique as you dream.