Stresa Lago Maggiore
Beautiful and Motehr islands - dal 26/03/2012 al 23/10/2012
The Borromeo islands includes 3 real islands (The Mother island, the Beautiful island and the Island of the Fisherman), the Isolino of San Giovanni and the Malghera rock. The Beautiful Island hosts the baroque palace built by Count Vitaliano Borromeo in 1632 and its majestic gardens. The garden contains many rare and exotic plants. The Mother Island is the largest of the Borromeo Islands and is famous for its azalea, rhododendron, and camellia blossoms but also for the pergolas of ancient wisteria, The Sixteenth century palace is open to the public.