in heart of the charming quiet village Brienno, easy walking
bars, restaurants and shops. And just a 30 minutes drive from
Como city center.
The southern alps form a background
to the deepest lake in Italy.
Traces of ancient civilisations lie on the shores, Roman designs
determine the shape
of towns and churches and castles abound from the middle ages, and villas
and gardens from the 16th - 19th centuries. Magnifcant and diverse gardens
have been created on the
lake shores and vineyards, olive groves and palm trees.
Locally caught fish are a delicacy and feather light cakes
are a speciality. Como is also famous for its fine silks.
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