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Lovers will be able to get married in the courtyard of Juliet's house

June 2 2009

Lovers now be able to exchange rings in one of the most romantic places on the planet - in Verona, Italy, in the courtyard of the so-called "Juliet's house, whose legendary love Romeo was sung the great William Shakespeare.

As reported by the city administration, today launched a project "Let's get married in Verona" which will give couples this unique opportunity. However, this pleasure will not come cheap. Thus, residents of Verona will have to pay 600 euros for the opportunity to say a solemn "yes" to the "house of Juliet, while for non-residents of the price rises are already up to 800 euros. Russians are also nationals of other countries outside the EU, for such an unusual wedding ceremony will have to shell out 1000 euros.

On Tuesday in the courtyard "homes" of the legendary character of Shakespeare held the first such marriage registration. Its fate there for the first time put together a 26-year-old soccer player Luca Ceccarelli and his 24-year-old girlfriend Irene Lanforti. "This is something unbelievable, we thought that it all happens in a dream" - admitted the pair.

"Juliet's House" - a cult for the lovers of the world place - is visited annually by millions of people. Researchers argue that the characters of the famous Shakespeare - Romeo and Juliet - are fictional. In reality, young people with such names in Verona did not exist, but because of the continuing interest in romance, it was decided that one of the houses in the medieval streets Capello would be a symbol of eternal love this pair.

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