2012 – Lake Como; Lombardy

2012 – Lake Como; Lombardy

Posted by on Jun 1, 2012 in Italy, Lombardy, The Lakes | No Comments

From the air, Lake Como kind of looks like a jumping frog with one leg outstretching towards the city of Como and the other towards Lecco. It’s the deepest lake in Europe, over 400 meters deep, kind of like the Lake Tahoe of Italy. The bottom of the lake is more than 200 meters (over […]

2002 – A Drive across the Alps from Tuscany to Burgundy

2002 – A Drive across the Alps from Tuscany to Burgundy

Posted by on Sep 20, 2002 in Italy, The Lakes | No Comments

September 20, 2002 – Crossing the Alps from Italy to France The 5 hour drive turned into 7 1/2 hours. This time we were held up by the football fans, hundreds of cars full of fans on their way from Rome to Bologna to cheer on their team. They wore the red and gold team […]