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Bellagio on Lake Como

Bellagio ItalyBellagio is a beautiful small commune or resort situated in the region of Lombardy on Lake Como. It provides a picturesque scene on the southern side with Alps overlooking the river on the north. The area of Bellagio is accessible via two roads, one from Como and another from Lecco, though both have narrow roadways, Como is recommended as a safer drive. Bellagio is a very well known tourist spot and is located on the top of the headland where the river is divided into a ‘Y’ shape and flows towards Como and Lecco. There are also ferries, motorboats and water shuttles that take tourists to and from the area of Bellagio. Bellagio on Lake Como…

Lombardy or Lombardia

Lombardy, known as Lombardia in Italian, is a region of northern Italy has its international border with Switzerland in its north. Lomardy is situated in the foot of the Alps, so its northern borders are made up from the Lepontine, Rhaetian and Orobic Alps. The region of Lombardy lies between the Alps and the river Po. The river Po and the lakes of Varese, lseo, Como and Garda make the region green and fertile. The capital of Lombardy is Milano which also serves as the financial hub for this region as well as for the whole Italy.

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Lombardy

Lombardy – is a landlocked province in northern Italy, comprising the gorgeous Lake Como, elegant Lake Maggiore and wild Lake Garda to the north and the wide plain of the Po river valley to the south. The regional capital is Milan, Italy’s most important commercial city and an international fashion centre, just an hour from the Italian Lakes. The province is strewn with jewels of Renaissance architecture. Visit Mantua, seat of the powerful Dukes of Gonzaga, to see Mantegna’s frescoes in the Palazzo Ducale. Take in Bergamo (with its perfect Piazza Vecchia) whose Accademia Carrara has an outstanding art collection of works by Canaletto, Lotto, Bellini and Botticelli.

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