Category Archives: Lake Maggiore

The Gardens of Isola Bella

Isola Bella is one of the three Borromean islands on Lake Maggiore and takes its name from one of the wives of the Borromeo – Isabella.┬áThe other two islands are called Isola Madre and Isola Superiore. Isola Bella is dominated … Continue reading

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Baveno on Lago Maggiore

From Florence, we traveled to the northern part of Italy. Our final destination was Lake (Lago) Maggiore which is one of the three larger lakes just outside of Milan. Lake Maggiore stretches all the way up into Switzerland. The lake … Continue reading

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