5 reasons why Italy's Lake Como is such a hit with celebrities from George Clooney to Declan Donnelly and Chris ...
Menaggio: Families and those wanting a proper summer break should head to popular tourist hotspot Menaggio where there are plenty of big hotels and resorts that cater to a wide array of budgets and holidays, whether you're after adventure or want to ...
Grand Hotel Tremezzo review: Keep it classy on Lake Como
Then there's the grandest mansion of all: Villa d'Este, an ornate Renaissance confection with a justifiable reputation as one of Italy's finest hotels. The first floor Cardinal Suite costs more than £5,000 a night, even though the interior decoration ...
Lakeside homes – in pictures
Once a rectory, it lies at the foot of one mountain overlooking another across a Snowdonian lake. With permission from a nearby hotel which manages the water you can fish for brown trout, and walks round the perimeter start from the garden gate. Three ...
The ultimate guide to the Italian Lakes
... of the most beautiful landscapes in Europe. Modern tourism has transformed the towns, but the lakes, mountains and views are as beautiful as they were 2,000 years ago, and the villages, Baroque gardens and lakeside hotels are still wonderful places ...
The major sights are a short boat ride away from the hotel, including the pretty lakeside towns of Bellagio, Varenna and Menaggio. ... Three-star Michelin chef Andrea Berton is at the helm of the restaurant, serving Italian dishes with a contemporary ...
Lake Como, Italy: Everyone loves it, from Roman emperors to movie stars
From Pliny the Younger to today's movie stars, everyone loves Italy's Lake Como. The setting is dramatic: in the foothills of the Alps, steep hillsides flank a lake that has a hundred favourite views. It's an easy drive from Milan and, in spring and ...
Six hidden gems to explore this summer
Pack your bags and your sense of adventure as we check out the best destinations for your vacation this year. Whether you like sightseeing, shopping, diving, or just lying back as the sea laps at your feet, we have the perfect place for you and your ...
Lake Como, St. Moritz & The Bernina Express
The four-star Grand Hotel Cadenabbia in the delightful and typically Italian town of Cadenabbia, enjoys prime position on the lakeside. The hotel ... The four-star Grand Hotel Menaggio is set right on the lakefront in the delightful town of Menaggio ...
Italy's Lake Como, from Bellagio to Varenna, a delight in autumn
The rumours won't go away that George Clooney could be selling his villa on Lake Como. Barely 10 minutes after I arrive, Gorgeous George has come up in conversation with the manager of the Grand Hotel Villa Serbelloni, in Bellagio, wondering what will ...
How to Plan a Picture-Perfect Honeymoon on Lake Como, Italy
There's a reason honeymooners have always waxed poetic about Lake Como, Italy — with its adorable hillside towns, stunning mountain geography, crystal-clear waters and historic grande dame hotels. Upon visiting this hallmark area of the northern Lake ...
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