When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tie the knot in a thoroughly British royal wedding, the American actress might be in for a few surprises.
Not only will Meghan have to get used to being a member of the British royal family, but will have to familiarise herself with all the good, bad, and ugly quirks of classic UK weddings.
Every wedding is different, but for anyone not familiar, here are 20 things you need to know about the more traditional shindigs.
We hope Meghan’s found time to have someone to teach her the Macarena.
1. We have ‘hen dos’ and ‘stag parties’ before the big day.
In Britain, we don’t have bachelor and bachelorette parties. Instead they are called ‘hen dos’ (for women) and ‘stag parties’ (for men) and normally consist of cheap flights to a European city with lots of alcohol and terrible fancy dress.