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    VILLA OLMO, A UNIQUE PLACE

    Villa Olmo owes its name to a magnificent more than 100-year-old elm, no longer existing today. Of Neoclassical style, it was built by the Marquis Innocenzo Odescalchi, whose family was the birthplace ...
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    IL TEMPIO VOLTIANO

    On the occasion of the celebrations for the hundredth anniversary of the death of the illustrious fellow citizen Alessandro Volta, the cotton entrepreneur Francesco Somaini gave the city a gift of this ...
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    TO FRIENDS OF ITALY

    We want to remind you the Lake of Como, considered one of the most beautiful lake of Italy, surround of mountain full of woods, pastures, picturesque villages overlooking the water, noble villas, built ...
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    Historical photos

    Three historical photos to remember the past. The great flooding of the lake in 1928, Villa d'este in all its splendor in the 1920s and the verdant view from Villa Balbianello. The ...
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    CENTOMIGLIA DEL LARIO ON 25th OCTOBER

    On Sunday 25th October from 14:30 the first basin of Como lake will be the amazing stage for the 71st edition of Centomiglia del Lario, a fascinating race. During the years many Italian and foreign pilots, ...
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    GIRO D'ITALIA ON 23rd OCTOBER

    To all our friends visiting Como: tomorrow Friday 23rd October the cycling race Giro d'Italia will pas through Como. This is an opportunity to see the best European bicycle riders in a joyful atmosphere ...
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    ARRIVAL OF THE LOMBARDY CYCLING TOUR IN COMO ON AUGUST ...

    On August 15 Como will be the scene of the arrival of the Giro di Lombardia, a classic European cycling not to be missed. An event that transforms Como into a great cycling festival The cycling tour ...
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    STROLL AROUND TORNO-VILLA PLINIANA

    In Torno, a few steps, next to the church of San Giovanni, which preserves a nail of the Cross, the path to the sixteenth-century Villa Pliniana starts. The wonderful villa was built over a source of ...
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    VIA VERDE: A DREAM WALK

    Via Moltrasio, a "musical" village where Vincenzo Bellini was inspired, a few steps from the Trattoria del Fagiano, starts the Via Verde: about 7 kilometers leading to Laglio. As attractive ...
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    A S.H.O.C.K. OFFER

    AN EXTRAORDINARY HOLIDAY that you cannot miss on Lake Como By booking on our site you get a 25% DISCOUNT on the standard booking.com prices. THE 25% REDUCTION ON STANDARD PRICES IS VALID FOR A BOOKING ...
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    DON'T FORGET BRUNATE MOUNTAIN

     DON'T FORGET TO GO BRUNATE, a wonderful terrace on Lake Como. Let's go with the funicular. Upon arrival we can take the road on the left, surrounded by beautiful villas, up to a terrace ...
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    TREKKING & TREKKING

    To make you dream of trekking a little I want to describe one of the most beautiful paths of the lake, the famous "via Regina" The historic Via Regina (or Strada Regina), from Como to Sorico, ...
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    AN DEUTSCHE FREUNDE

    AN DEUTSCHE FREUNDE Wir wissen, dass Ihre Gesundheitssituation die beste in Europa ist. Aber auch wir haben sehr hart gearbeitet, um die Ansteckung zu stoppen, die in Como inzwischen fast verschwunden ...
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    TO OUR AMERICAN FRIENDS

    The Independence Day symbolizes the biggest event for our American friends. A day that marks the birth of the nation on 4 July 1776 with the adoption of the Declaration of Independence of the ...
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    TO SWISS FRIENDS

    Dear Swiss friends If you come to Italy and love a stop on Lake Como, you should know that Como is with Varese and Sondrio the Lombard province where there is the least risk of contagion, currently ...
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