"An idyllic little town on Lago di Como" Top 5 Page for this destination Varenna by londonlover
Varenna Travel Guide: 50 reviews and 223 photos
Compared to its close neighbor, Bellagio, I suppose Varenna isn't that well known. But I like it even better--a relatively unpretentious and quiet town on the banks of Lago di Como (Lake Como), Italy's relaxed region where the Alps begin. I spent two nights here, arriving here for the first leg of my first trip to Italy. It was a wonderful introduction to the country. Magnifico!
- Pros:Idyllic, soft, romantic Italy at its best--shouts honeymoon destination!
- Cons:Not all the locals are fluent in English, so carry your phrase books.
There are a couple of gelato places in Varenna, but this was my favorite. Delicious gelato served in a cone or in... more travel advice
The Albergo Milano is a hotel and restaurant, but we only ate here. It has to be the best place in town for a lovely... more travel advice
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