The islands of Lago Maggiore

After enjoying the gardens and home at Isola Madre we hop back on the ferry, and over to the cute and colorful Isola Pescatori (Fisherman’s Island) for lunch Quick jaunt over to Isola Bella… Where we toured the home and gardens of the Borromeo family… The amazing grotto… A gorgeous attention seeking white peacock wasContinue reading “The islands of Lago Maggiore”

Lago Maggiore, Botanical Gardens and Villa Taranto

Next stop Lago Maggiore. After leaving Scaparone and Alba we drive to Verbania, Michael has an apartment there so we will stay there for the next few days. We arrive in the town late in the day, the lake is covered in mist and fog, stunning mountains with snow soar above the lake and it’sContinue reading “Lago Maggiore, Botanical Gardens and Villa Taranto”