Discover Germany, Issue 43, October 2016

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Discover Germany | Special Theme | Wedding Special

Wedding at Villa Rusconi. Photo: © Seraina Erb

Wedding at Zeus Beach. Photo: © Renato Capece

Wedding at Zeus Beach. Photo: © Renato Capece

Sit back, relax and get married in Italy Destination weddings are becoming increasingly popular and affordable. However, organising a wedding in a different and beautiful country such as Italy is still a big logistical challenge. The solution to this problem is wedding planner Lucia Lazzaro and her Swiss company Wedding Harmony. TEXT: MARILENA STRACKE

Lucia Lazzaro, who is originally from Italy but now lives in Switzerland, always dreamed about being a wedding planner. After completing a course run by the Organisation of Swiss Wedding Planners, Lazzaro was ready to found her own wedding agency called Wedding Harmony. “Wedding Harmony embodies my lifestyle, my perspective, my warmth and my perfectionism. I put my heart and soul into the organisation of each wedding,” says Lazzaro. Specialising in weddings held in her home country Italy made a great deal of sense. Lazzaro adds: “One can honestly say that if you invest in a wedding in Italy, your festivities will be of another level. So far all the weddings I have organised there were absolutely fantastic and unique. The last wedding in Apulia really touched my heart. The marriage ceremony was held on one of Apulia’s most treasured beaches. 32 | Issue 43 | October 2016

The bride and groom were so happy. It was the perfect wedding.” Over the past years, Lazzaro has organised a range of different weddings in Switzerland and Italy. Although she has recently planned more high-budget weddings, Lazzaro sees every wedding as a welcomed challenge to create an unforgettable event. Be it a wedding in Tuscany, Rome or Sicily, or in a romantic Swiss mountain chapel, Lazzaro’s diverse network ensures a flawless event.

wedding themselves. But she points out that her clients benefit the most when they can relax and enjoy their special day knowing they do not have to worry about anything, because Lazzaro is there all the way and will not rest until the perfect wedding has become an unforgettable memory. Destination wedding at Isole Brissago. Photo: © Seraina Erb

Her advice for engaged couples is to start thinking about their wedding as early as possible: “I recommend taking the time to look at wedding magazines or visit wedding fairs to get an idea of what you like and what you want to avoid at all costs.” She smiles:“And then you should contact us.” Lazzaro can also be booked as a consultant to advise couples who are organising their

Wedding planner Lucia Lazzaro.