When I got their mail where they told me the idea they had for their big day, I admit that for me it was a challenge and also a great dream to plan something so special for two people who came from my land, Italy.
From day one, they told me clearly that what they wanted was a very romantic, intimate and special thing in a remote place, outside the big cities and surrounded by nature…They wanted a fairytale wedding.
In my search to find a perfect location for them, I looked around many beautiful places in Spain, until I found a little gem hidden in a village in the province of Jaén, surrounded by olive trees, elegant and stately, the Castillo de Canena.
The province of Jaén is a noble and simple land, with an amazing cultural heritage and where the history, the archaeology, legends and customs, make you revive the legacy of other cultures.
And it was this place of other times, the scene chosen for this intimate destination wedding, in which only the closest family members participated. The bride and groom took advantage of this special day to bring together the two families and share together the pure love of this lovely couple.
The Castillo de Canena is a 16th century castle of Renaissance style. It belonged to Francisco de los Cobos and now it is owned by the family producing one of the best extra virgin olive oils.
And here, in this treasure hidden among a sea of olives, the magic started…
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