In northern Italy, near Milan and Verona, has a beautiful lake.We went to the biggest of them - prialpiyskoe Lake Garda.
is hardly any place in Europe more idyllic than the shores of Lake Garda .Covered with olive groves, valleys breathe air of the Mediterranean, and the tall pines on the mountains to the name hidden from the view of the Alps.The ancient Romans, all the benefits of the local climate - mild winters and cool summers, - began to build their villas on the banks.
now Lake Garda entices tourists not only of landscapes and crystal clear water. Firstly, there are hot springs, the water of which treat many ailments.In addition, the beaches on the lake just a sandy, well-equipped.And there are all the possibilities to make beach-resort vacation active.
Hiking around Lake Garda
two hundred years ago it was fashionable to hiking around Lake Garda.Fashion they entered the British, many of whom were celebrities: Lord Byron, Oscar Wilde.Charles Dickens ... And we, the children of th
When they reached the edge of the lake, someone stops in one of the fine hotels, and then develops the neighborhood, and others, outlining the route in advance and booked accommodation each day moved from place to place.All the towns are linked by picturesque roads.
most famous town of Lake Garda - Sirmione - is located on a small cape, wooded.It has only 500 inhabitants, and the entrance to the Sirmione old guard ford, through which modern bus pass can not - there is no place.
A bike - please! bathe in thermal mineral spring, we felt a wild hunger.Soon the smell of fried fish led us to a small restaurant.A huge portion of curry and salad incredible and made our dinner a real feast.In addition, the hostess gave us cups Nara Franciacorta - local "living" wine made by a special recipe.
shores of Lake Garda - the northernmost point of Europe, where there are lemons and oranges. One of the towns is called - Limone.
town of Desenzano - resting place of the youth - not even sleep at night.
Those who "dotantseval" until the morning, go to the embankment drink cappuccino and brioche with a scenic view of the lake views from Desenzano.
medieval lovers can stay in Malcesine. This town on Lake Garda, grew up around the castle Scaligero.Climbing on Mount Baldo cable car, you can see the whole lake from above - it is unforgettable!
Lake Garda where to buy souvenirs
Lake Garda in the town to buy souvenirs very expensive. But shopping in Milan - is simply magnificent (Milan can be reached in just one hour).On the outskirts of Milan stock are stores that are selling the collection Zanetti, Armani, Cerrutti on producer prices.
notebook tourist: Lake Garda
currency. Euro.Everywhere accept plastic cards - very convenient.
How to get there? plane to Milan and from there by train to Desenzano or Pimone.
What to visit? interesting water parks Caneva Worid and Aquapark Cavour, as well as the botanical park in Valeggio Stgurta for riding bicycles.