A trip to Laveno on Lake Maggiore
The stunning surroundings of Lake Maggiore are dominated by towering mountains and foothills of the Alps. Surrounded by the azure waters are some islands with their individual characteristics, two of which are hosting the Isole di Brissago, a wonderful botanical garden. The town of Laveno awaits with its pretty churches and buildings from the 19th century, which are typical of the villages in the north of Italy. Those interested in culture could visit the historical museum of ceramics, while nature lovers can climb the mountain Sasso del Ferro with the local cable car. Even a small port is located in Laveno, which is perfectly suitable for boat trips on Lake Maggiore. In the district of Cerro, there is finally is a villa, whose architectural finesse can hardly be beat.