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Borghetto sul Mincio

16016 Valeggio Sul Mincio, Italy
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Civic Centers, Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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Petah Tiqwa, Israel
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64 reviews 64 reviews
33 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Good small cafes and restaurants, most of them have terraces on the river. Parking out of the village and tourists are not allowed to park except in the most far parking lot (1 Euro/hour) on an empty place.I think that the tourists are not welcomed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

A beautiful old town surrounded by a large park an a lot of water. Many bicycle riders in the park trails during the weekends. On sunny days you can spend a whole day traveling in and around the town.

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Brussels
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211 reviews 211 reviews
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81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Borghetto is a small village down Vallegio sul Mincio. It has a large number of water mills and a nice bridge where during June all restaurants install tables for thousands of guests

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014 via mobile

This is a very nice place to visit, try to choose a sunny day. Better skip the weekend. The old place not far from the castle is really nice. These old houses on the river, the blue- greenish Garda lake water in the river- it's really nice. Eat their raviolis, they are fabulous everywhere! And spending half an hour sitting... More

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Ontario's Highlands, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Do not miss the tiny hamlet of Borghetto on the Mincio River about 10 minutes from Gallo del Pille bed and breakfast - a little village built on the river with water-powered mills and beautiful views over the river. We are thinking of bringing our bikes next time because the rolling countryside is perfect for long rides of moderate difficulty.... More

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Water, water everywhere? We stayed in one of the cottages for a week. Beautiful charming village with very high ratio of restaurants per area! It is very busy with tourists on the weekend. Quiet during weekdays in late October.

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

nice clean streets and beautiful tortellini shops, we bought 2Kg (22Euro per Kg) returned home and fixed us a great dinner

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Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

After running from one place to another, we have stopped at borghetto for a picnic and 15 min. of strolling between the 10 houses of the village. There is no reason to come here especially.

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Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

We walked by quickly, took some amazing pictures but disliked the touristic restaurants and attitude. If you make it to Sigurta park (a must) it is 3 minutes away and I would make the trip again to see Borghetto, maybe even have ice cream

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Los Angeles, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Beautiful.... quaint... had one of my best meals in Italy in this little town! AND killer olive oil! Well worth spending some time here and relaxing.

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