Destination Weddings in Asturias
Contemporary Spain’s most famous bride comes from the region of Asturias. In 2004 Leticia Ortiz married crown prince Felipe. He just so happens to bear the title Prince of Asturias too. Getting married in Spain for them was a huge and regal event in Madrid. In any other circumstances they would doubtless have been delighted to get married in Asturias.
Called a ‘natural paradise’ Asturias has some of the most beautiful rural scenery in the whole of Europe and a rich variety of undisturbed natural habitats provide for an extraordinary diversity of fauna and flora. Someone once described it as a second Switzerland, without the chocolate or the high prices. In amongst the green hills you will find countless rural settlements where a wedding couple might celebrate their big day in rustic surroundings, feasting on rich local produce like fabada