Last year, when I was out in Italy, I started seeing lots of Franciacorta knocking around the local bars. Made up in Lombardy (the region of Milan), it’s a sparkling wine made in the same method as Champagne and Cava. 296 more words
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1. What’s My Name?
Although popularly referred to as Lago Maggiore, or ‘Greater Lake’, the lake’s actual name is Lago Verbano. Interestingly enough, even its nickname is a bit off the mark as it is actually Italy’s second largest lake, with Lake Garda being the largest. 243 more words
I have always thought that lakes are definitely magical places to be for refreshing the mind. Especially that now the sunny days are staying for the next few months, … 377 more words