Stresa - Jardins - Isola Bella - Garden Tourisme

Isola Bella gardens (Lago Maggiore)

Stresa

The construction of the monumental baroque palace Borromeo and majestic gardens of Isola was started in 1632, directed by Count Vitaliano Borromeo. The garden of the home of the Borromeo is a tourist destination that offers the possibility of a pleasant walk. This unusual bloomed monument, developed on decorated superimposed terraces, is a classic and […]

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Toursims Stresa - Lac Majeur -ile bella - Island Major lake

Isola Bella (Lago Maggiore)

Stresa

Isola Bella is one of the Borromean Islands, Lake Maggiore. Isola Bella is located in the Gulf Borromeo, 400m off the town of Stresa. Isola Bella is 320m long and 180 m wide. Its name comes from that of the Countess Isabella Borromeo ( Borromeo Isabella ) and is fully occupied by the Borromeo Palace […]

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Polidoro -Musée de Heraclea museum

Heraclea Lucania and Siris (Museum)

Policoro

The city of Policoro ( former name : Polychorion ) was born in the Middle Ages in a facility nearby where once stood the important Greek colony of Heraclea . Heraclea was founded by Taranto and Thurioti in 434 BC. Strategically located on a hill between the rivers Agri and Sinni, on the ruins of […]

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Isola- di Capo Rizzuto - Château Le Castella castle

Norman castle Le Castella

Isola di Capo Rizzuto

The famous fortification Le Castella in Isola di Capo Rizzuto is located on a small peninsula on the sea. The fortress has undergone several architectural changes over the centuries . Important are the blocks and drums of the Greek period (VI – III century BC column ) on Punta Cannone and the monumental hollow port […]

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