Paul and model Darya married at the stunning Villa Aurelia. The villa sits on the Gianiculum Hill, overlooking the city of Rome.
This 17th Century Villa Aurelia previously belonging to Pope Paul III. It was bequeathed to the American Academy in Rome in the early 20th Century.
Villa Aurelia has a very rich and important history. It is considered one of the most suggestive and beautiful properties in Rome. The villa is the perfect setting for a refined and stylish wedding celebration.
Bride Darya dressed in one of the villa’s suites, accompanied by her mother and bridesmaids. Meanwhile, groom Paul welcomed guests to the villa.
Following Darya and Paul’s wedding ceremony, in the villa’s beautiful Italian Garden, the bride and groom had photographs in the charming lemon garden and courtyard.
Then, the couple and their guests enjoyed aperitifs on the villa’s terrace before dining in the magnificent music room.
After dinner, guests enjoyed entertainment in the fabulous Sala Aurelia. First, an illusionist delighted guests, then later, an artist captured a Darya’s likeness on a huge canvas.
Following this, Darya and Paul cut their wedding cake then performed their first dance.
Then guests relaxed, and danced to the music of a wonderful live band.