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"Lake Trasimeno" Top 5 Page for this destination Italy Off The Beaten Path Tip by iandsmith

Italy Off The Beaten Path: 429 reviews and 599 photos

  On the shores of Lake Trasimeno
by iandsmith

In a country of lakes, this is the fourth largest yet, unlike the most famous ones, is not set amongst mountains, but nestled in gentle hills.
Its reed-lined foreshores give an impression of serene tranquility as they ever-so-slowly ingress on the lake whose shoreline is on the wane though scholars can't agree on how much as evidenced by where different people think the "Battle of Lake Trasimeno" was fought.

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  • Written Jun 4, 2003
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