Friuli Venezia Giulia

Friuli Venezia Giulia region of Italy is an interesting area with several worthy wedding locations. The region is located in the north-east corner of Italy, bordered by Austria and Slovenia and close to Croatia This region consists of a flat area, close to the Tagliamento river and to the Adriatic coastline, with its plain and lagoons; of a pre-Alpine part with the Carnic Pre-Alps and of an Alpine Part, which includes the Carnic and Julian Alps.


There is one principal airport in the region, Trieste Airport (also known as Aeroporto Friuli-Venezia Giulia), which is also served by cheap low cost flights from the main European cities. A car is useful for exploring this area of Italy, but the airport is fairly well-connected by bus, and there are bus networks connecting the towns and villages in the area, with hubs at Trieste, Gorizia and Udine. A railway line runs from Trieste to Venice. Other possible airports for Friuli include Venice Marco Polo and Venice Treviso in the Veneto - from Venice or Treviso you can take the train up into Friuli-Venezia Giulia, or drive.


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Gastronomic specialties: This region is home to some of the sweetest of prosciutto hams made in the town of San Daniele dei Friuli. Fine DOC regional wines including Pinot Bianco, Riesling, Riva Rossa, Carso Terreno, Malvasia, Carbernet and Refosco come from this region (wine estates are mainly concentrated around the hillsides of Gorizia).

Beautiful Wedding Halls, Castles and historical Villas are available in this region to celebrate an unforgettable Italian Wedding.