Lake Como, Italy has all the ingredients to make for the perfect holiday.

Lake Como Italy news, events and attractions

At lake como pages we strive to offer the largest coverage of comprehensive news and events for the Lake Como area. Our site is updated on a daily basis and we work with the local authorities and businesses so we can provide you with the latest news, services and events as they happen.  We also maintain a business directory for Lake Como with integrated interactive map.



Lake como pages can be seen as a webzine (an online magazine/newspaper) and the content updated on a daily basis. We have many hundreds of pages, all with information specific to Lake Como, the Lombardy region and Italy.

If you are researching the Lake Como area prior to a holiday / vacation then you have come to the right place. We provide all the local lake como news and a comprehensive listing of all the events happening on the lake, the towns and local villages.

We also provide a definitive list of hotels, from the very best in luxury hotels to budget hotels. Did you know that Bed and Breakfast accommodation exists on the lake? Or if you are more interested in self catering accommodation we have an excellent listing of holiday villas, apartments and campsites around Lake Como.

Lake Como is fortunate to have many quality restaurants dotted around the lake. If you are looking for a quick pizza at a pizzeria or a full gourmet meal at a top restaurant you will find an eatery to suit your budget and taste.

The lake como hosts many activities for the sporting type from windsailing, swimming, mountain biking, climbing or paragliding to name a few.

When travelling to a foreign country it’s useful to understand the local customs and any peculiarities prior to your stay. We provide a wealth of information covering etiquette through to what power adapter you will need. If you are coming to Lake Como on holiday / vacation and in particular renting a villa, apartment or self catering accommodation we provide vital information regarding rubbish bins, power cut procedures to the best place for grocery shopping.

In summary lake como pages should provide you with all the material that you would ever need on the Lake Como area. If you are unable to find the information you need or have a specific question please do not hesitate to contact us. We are here to make your visit to Lake Como as pleasurable as possible.


Christmas market in hictoric centre of Nobiallo
  It is slowing getting colder and Christmas is approaching. One of the nicest sides of this time of the year is a stroll on a Christmas market. Most of Lake Como’s numerous villages open their...

Latest Articles

Christmas market in hictoric centre of Nobiallo

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  It is slowing getting colder and Christmas is approaching. One of the nicest sides of this time  [ ... ]

Charity concert for Philippines at Villa Vigoni

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A charity concert will be held at Villa Vigoni on Saturday 30th November at 17.00, organized by the [ ... ]

Gourmets welcome - Asparagus Festival at Rogaro

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Every year on the third Sunday in May, the people of Rogaro, a small village between Tremezzo and  [ ... ]

Stay where you are on the 25th of April – busy day on Lake Como

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The 25th of April is a big festive event in Italy to celebrate the anniversary of Italy’s liberati [ ... ]


Health insurance for pets is available from a number of insurance companies (vets’ fees are high i [ ... ]

Linate Airlines

Detailed in the table below is a list of airlines that fly to Linate Airport. www Airline C [ ... ]

Como Railway Station Lago Nord

Como Railway Station Lago Nord This train station is located in Piazza Giacomo Matteotti across the [ ... ]

Car & Motorcycle

The Italian road network is extensive and the main highways(autostrade) are toll based.  Also keepi [ ... ]


Travel by bus and save the hassle

Lake Formation

The remarkable landscape was formed at the end of the last Ice Age when the Alpine glaciers retreate [ ... ]


The vegetation includes vines and fig, pomegranate, olive, chestnut, and oleander trees. Chestnut an [ ... ]


Temperatures in Lake Como vary considerably compared to Milan, due to its alpine location (even thou [ ... ]

The Seasons

The holiday season runs from Easter to October. Ideal times to go are May, June and September when i [ ... ]



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As with any culture, there are certain things that you should and should not do when greeting people [ ... ]


When meeting someone for the first time, a handshake is acceptable but in Italy it is normal to kis [ ... ]

Property Management

When buying abroad many people want peace of mind of of having somebody “on the ground”. For man [ ... ]


Italian fashion began when Count Giorgini arranged a fashion show in Florence in February 1951 for a [ ... ]



to start the day!


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Every autumn, the region holds the Giro di Lombardia (Tour of Lombardy), a world-famous cycling comp [ ... ]

Horse Riding

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There are a few places which offer horseback riding for enthusiasts and beginners near Bellagio, nea [ ... ]

Walking & Hiking

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There are numerous walks and hikes in and around Lake Como. Whether you just want to take a gentle s [ ... ]

Swimming & Beaches (Lidos)

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The northern towns like Domaso and Gravedona are the best places to go swimming as there are more be [ ... ]

Lake Como

Lake Como is one of the most beautiful locations in the world. The area boasts water, mountains, mediterranean climate and as a result plays host to a vast number of activities in the area including fantastic water sports, hiking, climbing and skiing close by in the winter.  There is a number of quality hotels as well as self catering accommodation to suit all budgets. Lake Como Restaurants offer quality food at reasonable prices and you will never be short of attractions to visit.



Our goal at lake como pages is to provide as much detail as possible for the Lake Como area providing visitors with a one-stop resource.

Working with the local Comuni  for events on the lake, speaking to local businesses from the towns and villages, and generally taking notes of all the local gossip around lake como, allows us to update the website with relevant information. This is all fine and well but we would be foolish to think that we can do all this without the assistance of visitors to the area and would therefore love to hear from anyone who has been to Lake Como, Italy or is planning to visit. 

You can help by contacting us with your experiences (good or bad) on Lake Como whether it is holiday related or maybe you have decided to live in this wonderful part of the world.  We are able to accept photographs to accompany your text as long as they have been resized to 640x480 pixels.

Detailed below is a short list of topics that are of particular interest to us and we would be grateful to anyone who would be willing to share their experiences:

  • Family holidays
  • Romantic Holidays
  • Walking
  • Renovation works
  • Buying a property
  • Nightmares
  • Funny Stories
  • Places of interest not listed on the lake como pages
  • Living in Lake Como


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