Castles, villas and gardens in Lombardy
Lombardy is a land rich in history, culture, art and traditions.
Let’s jump in the past, let us accompany this lady who visits castles, villas and gardens among the most beautiful in Lombardy and invites you to discover them directly!
Ready to start? We are going to enjoy:
- the Royal Villa of Monza, designed by architect Piermarini, student of maestro Vanvitelli who has designed the Royal Palace of Caserta
- then we climb towards Lake Como and we are enchanted by Villa del Balbianello, which has hosted many writers in the past, including Alessandro Manzoni, and recently was the film set of films of international fame such as Star Wars and Casino Royale with the OO7 agent
- from Lario to Lake Garda and arrive at the Rocca Scaligera of Sirmione
- and then fly over the imposing complex built by Gabriele D’Annunzio at Gardone Riviera: Il Vittoriale degli Italiani
- what about a trip to Pavia? Let’s go to the Visconti castle
- and then dive back on Lake Como at Villa Balbianello and then at Villa Monastero in Varenna
- and finally to the Rocca Sforzesca of Soncino in Cremona.
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Articolo aggiornato il 14 July 2020 da eccoLecco
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