Lonely Planet Writer

Audrey Hepburn’s son causes storm with illegal Alhambra wedding

The Alhambra, Granada.
The Alhambra, Granada. Image by jit bag / CC BY 2.0

The son of Breakfast at Tiffany’s star Audrey Hepburn has angered authorities in charge of Granada’s Alhambra after reportedly holding an illegal wedding ceremony inside the Unesco World Heritage Site. Sean Hepburn officially hired the Palacio de Carlos V for a concert, but is said to have held an unofficial wedding presided over by the Lord Mayor of the City of Granada. The local city council deny the wedding took place, though the couple were in wedding dress, but the board in charge of managing and protecting the palaces is calling the event an ‘abuse of trust’. Members of the public are not allowed to hire the Alhambra for weddings. Read more: thelocal.es