Embarking on a romantic journey from the bustling streets of San Francisco to the serene shores of Lake Como, Marisa and Tommy celebrated their love in a spectacular two-day wedding extravaganza. This enchanting tale unfolded against the backdrop of some of Lake Como’s most iconic locations, weaving together moments of elegance, charm, and sheer natural beauty. As the chosen storyteller capturing every frame of their love story, it’s my pleasure to unfold the chapters of Marisa and Tommy’s unforgettable wedding weekend.
Day 1: A Floating Prelude – The Boat Welcome Party
The festivities began with a dreamy boat welcome party, where the couple and their guests embarked on a scenic voyage along Lake Como. Against the backdrop of the setting sun, the boat gracefully sailed past the most picturesque locations of the lake, including the enchanting Villa Balbianello – a preview of the grandeur that awaited them on their wedding day. Laughter echoed, champagne glasses clinked, and the atmosphere buzzed with anticipation as the boat glided through the waters, creating memories as breathtaking as the surroundings.
Getting Ready in Elegance – Hotel Musa
On the wedding day, the couple adorned themselves with love and elegance in the intimate setting of Hotel Musa. Nestled in the heart of Lake Como, this small but luxurious hotel provided the perfect backdrop for Marisa and Tommy to prepare for their big day. The anticipation and excitement filled the air as the couple, surrounded by loved ones, took the first steps towards a day that would be etched in their hearts forever.
The Main Event – Villa del Balbianello
Villa del Balbianello, a historic masterpiece, served as the stage for Marisa and Tommy’s vows and celebration. Nestled on the shores of Lake Como, the villa’s lush gardens and timeless architecture set a romantic tone for the ceremony and reception. Against this captivating backdrop, the couple exchanged heartfelt vows, surrounded by the love and support of their closest friends and family.
Chic Portraits – Riva Speedboat Adventure
After the ceremony, Marisa and Tommy embarked on a stylish adventure for a photo shooting aboard a classic Riva speedboat. Against the backdrop of Lake Como’s crystal-clear waters and scenic landscapes, the couple’s love shone brilliantly, creating moments of pure romance. The Riva speedboat added an extra touch of sophistication, capturing the essence of their love in a cinematic and timeless manner.
Masters of Coordination – My Lake Como Wedding
Ensuring every detail was flawlessly executed, My Lake Como Wedding took charge of the wedding planning. Their expertise and meticulous planning allowed Marisa and Tommy to immerse themselves in the joy of the celebration, confident that every element was perfectly orchestrated. From the ceremony to the reception, the day unfolded seamlessly under their capable hands.
Melodies Across the Waters – Apollo Live Music
For an unforgettable soundtrack to their celebration, Marisa and Tommy brought a stunning live band straight from the UK. Their melodies echoed across the waters, creating an atmosphere of joy and celebration that resonated with the couple’s vibrant love. The dance floor came alive, and the night was filled with laughter, music, and the enchantment of Lake Como.
Marisa and Tommy’s Lake Como wedding was a wedding cinematic masterpiece, a tapestry of love woven against the stunning backdrop of one of Italy’s most romantic destinations. From the boat welcome party to the intimate moments at Hotel Musa, the grandeur of Villa del Balbianello, the Riva speedboat adventure, and the harmonious coordination by My Lake Como Wedding – each element contributed to a celebration that transcended time. As a destination wedding videographer that I have the pleasure to work very often on Lake Como, it was an honor to capture the magic of Marisa and Tommy’s love story, a tale that will forever be etched in the heart of Lake Como’s beauty.