In thinking of Italy alone one cannot contest its endless and exquisite elegance, and as for the Italian Lakes, they can only complete the scenery with natural beauty, relaxing boat trips, breathtaking architecture and fun filled water sports. A holiday home at the Italian Lakes will set you in the middle of this all and challenge you to a new adventure every day. The Italian Lakes are glacial lakes, in the North part of the country, and if you are to "seal the deal" for a fun time here, you can choose among the four major ones, Lake Maggiore, Lake Lugano, Lake Como and Lake Garda or among the smaller ones around these. To get the big picture of what a holiday at the Italian Lakes would mean, you just have to imagine clear blue waters, cobblestone quaint villages and beautiful gardens, little stone cottages and an atmosphere that perfectly portrays "la dolce vita" in this country.
Can you really choose the perfect place at the Italian Lakes?
Believe it or not, it won't be an easy task, so be prepared to face the challenges of choosing among beautiful resorts here that take your breath away. Or you can go all out and book a holiday home at the Italian Lakes that is strategically placed so you can visit a lot of great places. Bellagio on Lake Como for example has been said to be the most beautiful town in the country and its promenade with oleanders and lime trees, its unique scenario can easily attest to this. One of Lake Maggiore's gems is the resort of Stresa, where Hemingway was a regular in the past, and at the south of Lake Garda there is the spa resort of Sirmione to enchant your senses. There are two twin islands on Lake Maggiore, namely Isola Bella and Isola Madre. The first one hosts a beautiful palace with an even more beautiful garden, with fountains, statues and plants that are just one of a kind, like oranges, lemons, magnolias. The second island hosts a more exotic flora and also a colony of parrots. It's just no longer a matter of choosing the place to visit, but a matter of how hard it will be to leave it.
Romance, adrenaline, relaxation... all at the Italian Lakes
With a holiday home at the Italian Lakes you don't even have to have a specific kind of holiday mood as this place will just imprint a perpetual holiday smile on your face with no effort at all. For a romantic getaway you can get lost in Varenna at Lake Como for example, guarded by steep cliffs and with a walkway along the beach where the sunset will redefine the concept of love and romance. If you're on for some water sports adrenaline, there is the Torbole at Lake Garda, where you can get your spirits high with windsurfing, canyoning nearby, paragliding and many others. A relaxing hike sounds more like your idea of a holiday at the Italian Lakes? If so, Monte Generoso is just perfect for it, between the lakes Lugano and Como, there is even a railway here that starts in Switzerland and the views are simply breathtaking. The Italian Lakes perfectly combine all the features that are set to fulfill all holiday interests for both young and old.