Lake Maggiore, whilst perhaps a little less well known than Lake Garda or Lake Como, is the second largest of the lakes on the Italian Riviera and is known as Italy’s Garden Of Eden. Whilst a little less known, Lake Maggiore has plenty to offer as a tourist destination and…

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  The cable cars of Lake Maggiore, commonly known as Funivie del Lago Maggiore to Sasso del Ferro mountain are no ordinary cable cars. These bucket lifts can be taken open-topped, giving you unparalleled views of over Lake Maggiore, Po Valley and the Lakes of Lombardy as you climb the…

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Peace and tranquillity are not words often used to describe staying on a holiday resort. Though, not all holiday resorts have the benefit of fronting the beautiful scenery of the Italian Lakes. The Golfo Gabella Resort sits along Lake Maggiore, one of the most tranquil of the Italian Lakes. Whilst,…

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A warm Mediterranean climate with blue skies and even bluer waters is a picture many of us associate with Italy. However, bordering Switzerland’s mountainous terrain, this perception can be somewhat interchangeable in Northern Italy; though, no less beautiful. In light of this, it’s important to give careful consideration of which…

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