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 ...
10 of the best restaurants in Italy: readers' tips
Er Buchetto serves very few things and is smaller than my student bedroom was, but I'd consider a trip to Rome without lunch here a wasted journey. Normally hating pork, I was reluctant to follow a friend's advice and try this porchetta bar, but went ...
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
They built their sumptuous villas in some of the prime positions around Como and Garda, where the southern foothills of the Alps sweep down towards the Mediterranean and the fertile plains of northern Italy, forming some of the most beautiful ...
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 ...
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
And while Como has its attractions, the real action is up in the central lake at Tremezzo and Cadenabbia, at Menaggio, Varenna and Bellagio, where the marvellous ferry system encourages ready movement among these towns. I first experienced Lake ...
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Oh, the places we should go! Ben's 2017 travel picks
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Considering a trip in 2017? Here are my top 10 foreign travel destinations for 2017, based on a nebulous weighing of prices, safety and sensationalism. I've grouped the selections as Awesome Adventures, Cultural Cities, Edgy Exploits, Short Stops and ...
Lake Como, St. Moritz & The Bernina Express
The four-star Grand Hotel Menaggio is set right on the lakefront in the delightful town of Menaggio. This well renowned hotel is located a short stroll from the resort centre and is classically designed with a lovely .... This morning we travel to ...
Italy's Lake Como, from Bellagio to Varenna, a delight in autumn
Welcome to Italy. It's a breathtaking drive leading to the most beautiful spot on Como. The lake is an inverted Y shape and Bellagio sits at its centre, surrounded on three sides by water. The stunning views of the little towns that dot the lake's edge ...
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