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The Perfect Companion to the Gardens of the Italian Lakes

The Perfect Companion to the Gardens of the Italian Lakes When I’m not in Italy, I love to immerse myself in books with information and inspiration on places to visit. One of the most enjoyable and authoritative books on horticulture in the foothills of the Alps I’ve come across lately, is a newly published, thoroughly […]

Funicular from Como to Brunate

Funicular from Como to Brunate

Funicular from Como to Brunate On Sundays, Como is filled with day-tripping families from Milan and Bergamo. And if the path along the lake gets too crowded, they jump on the funicular from Como to Brunate. Booking.com