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Places Close By

Not only is Lake Como a beautiful location, it is also the perfect base for the keen visitor looking to visit as many places as possible during their stay in Lombardy, Italy. The Swiss border is only 10-15 minutes from Como and a little farther up the lake you can get to Lake Lugano in less than 20mins. The Dolomites can be reached in approximately 3 to 4 hours by car and lets not forget the shoppers; Milan is less than one hour by train.

St. Moritz

St. Moritz is an exclusive resort town in the Engadine valley in Switzerland. It is made up of two areas that are separated by a mile of lake shore; St. Moritz Dorf and St. Moritz Bad. The highest summit in ...

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Dolomites

The Dolomites are a section of the Alps located in north-eastern Italy. During the First World War, the line between the Italian and Austro-Hungarian forces ran through the Dolomites. There are open air war museums at Cinque Torri (Five Towers) ...

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Milan

Milan is located in the plains of Lombardy in the north of Italy. It is known as the fashion capital of the world and is the second biggest city after Rome. Milan is steeped in history and there are many ...

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Lugano

Lugano is a in the south of Switzerland, in the Italian-speaking canton of Ticino, which borders Italy. The city lies on Lake Lugano which is spread across the border between Switzerland and Italy. In recent years Lugano has attracted a ...

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Venice

Venice is a city in northern Italy, the capital of the region Veneto and is world famous for its canals. It is built on an archipelago of 118 islands formed by approximately 150 canals in a shallow lagoon. The islands are ...

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