If you’re looking for an Italian wedding destination with a difference, then head for the heal of Italy’s boot to discover Puglia.
This relatively unknown region of Italy has much to offer the destination wedding couple. With a pristine coastline, historic quarters and exceptional hospitality, Puglia provides an authentic Italian experience without the crowds.
At its tip is the Gargano peninsula, a mini Almafi, with stunning beaches, cliffs and ancient forests. Travel south past Bari to the region’s heart with its distinctive trulli conical houses and string of whitewashed villages before reaching Salento at the southern tip. Home to some of Italy’s loveliest towns its laid back atmosphere and seriously good food now lure more than just the locals, and was one of the main reasons Londoners, Jo and Dan decided to get married in Puglia.
It was important to the couple to ensure their guests were treated to a relaxed affair. Simplicity was key, so together with their wedding planner, Anna from In the Mood for Love, they threw a party with the best local food created from the regions fresh produce, good wine and amazing music.
We will learn more about Jo and Dan’s wedding later in the week, but first up we have the couples pre-wedding session in Puglia. Styled by their wedding planner Anna, this gorgeous pre-wedding session at Masseria Celano was shot by Italian destination wedding photographer Francesco Gravina. The natural beauty of the setting of Jo and Dan’s pre-wedding session in Puglia manages to evoke a sense of authenticity, central to the couples vision for their wedding day!
Read the story of Jo and Dan’s Puglia wedding and find out how they put together their intimate celebration with a relaxed party vibe!
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Coordinator and Event stylist: In the Mood for Love // Photographer: Francesco Gravina // Location: Masseria Celano
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