Here's how weddings in the US and the UK really compare

With the royal wedding coming up fast (we are counting down the days until May 19th!), we have been curious as to how similar US weddings and UK weddings really are. From registries to the ceremony, there are a lot of traditions to take into account, and thanks to WeddingWire, we now have the inside scoop!

Scroll through the gallery below to find out the percentage of British grooms that ask the bride's parents for permission before they propose to which couples tend to use social media more!

More British wedding traditions below!