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Category Archives: Villa D’Este

Don’t Forget St. Valentine’s Day!

  This is the day we acknowledge or reveal our love for that special someone thanks to a Forgotten Saint. No-one can ignore or forget St Valentine’s Day… guys do so at your peril! It is easy to be upset if your significant other doesn’t send you a card or bring you flowers but spare […]

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Romantic Blessing at Villa D’Este.

If you seek romance, style and sophistication this is the perfect venue. Without doubt, one of the most emotional blessings for us was a ceremony performed at Villa D’Este in Cernobbio (Como). We had performed at the villa the previous summer and were thrilled to have been invited again. The Villa boasts an international reputation […]

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Words Are Trains…

Prefab Sprout, a famous band from the 80’s cleverly personified the power of words as ‘trains that move past what really has no name.’ The sheer potency of the written and spoken word is legendary and has been wisely commented upon by the world’s most famous writers, thinkers and poets. Shakespeare immortalised the effectiveness of […]

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Magical Memories of Villa d’Este

Villa d’Este is justly regarded by many as the epitome of Italian sophistication as well as preferred holiday destination of VIPs the world over. The first time I visited the Villa was to perform a blessing for an English couple. It was a sultry summer evening and my first view of the Villa took my […]

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