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The perfect backdrop for a photo shoot and for your holiday

What an amazingly photogenic location for a photo shoot! During a recent stay at the Grand Hotel Tremezzo there was a crew of fashionistas, photographers, lighting technicians, and others busy staging a fashion shoot for a Russian magazine. 211 more words

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How to maximize your pleasure whatever the weather

As you may know, the weather at Lake Como is not always as perfect as the pictures and advertisements in magazines would lead you to believe. 402 more words

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The Flowers Pool at the Grand Hotel Tremezzo

The image at top left is the new, improved Flowers Pool at the Grand Hotel Tremezzo. It was finished in Spring 2016 and features wooden decking and a fully refurbished stone pool and surround. 113 more words

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My special place with a view of the Golden Triangle

The view of Lake Como towards Varenna and Bellagio from Plesio, even on a somewhat gloomy day, is something to behold. The balcony of my little bolthole has the advantage of almost being able to see the “Y” of the lake. 72 more words

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Wandering around central Milan

Arriving in central Milan amongst a bewildering landscape of grand buildings, piazzas, and tourist attractions, it is difficult to know where to begin. The obvious choice is to start at the… 430 more words

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Poets, Authors, Artists, Composers, you and I; we are all inspired by Lake Como

“When you write the story of two happy lovers, let the story be set on the banks of Lake Como.”  Franz Liszt

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'Lake of Como' by Wordsworth

Due to careful conditioning during my school years, whenever I see daffodils I think of Wordsworth. This led my thoughts to ‘Lake of Como’, written perhaps two hundred years ago, on the glory that is Lake Como. 303 more words

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