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Castiglione Olona

Great medieval town. Was able to park near the town hall for 90minutes for free.Walked down a... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2014
Helen G
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Varese, Italy
Nice medieval village

The village built on a hill top in 1000 is north of Milan near Varese. Thanks to Cardinal Branda... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2012
girella
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Bergamo, Italy
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“Cute italian town”
Nov 27, 2014
“Cozy Italian town, both old and new”
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Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

Lovely small town on a hill and by the river. Beautiful old castle, old church and old wolrd feel. Live coming here, almostvlike stepping back in time.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed November 27, 2014

Castiglione Olona is a very small italian town with an old part and a newer, restored part. For tourists, the city has a lot of bars, cafes, and restaurants and classic art to see when you are there. To live in the town is another...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed July 10, 2014

Great medieval town. Was able to park near the town hall for 90minutes for free.Walked down a street to see the tourist information office right in front of us. Was handed a great little leaflet, in English, giving all the necessary info about the old...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Helen G
Reviewed April 5, 2012

The village built on a hill top in 1000 is north of Milan near Varese. Thanks to Cardinal Branda Castiglione ( 1350 - 1443 ) it became the cradle of Christian Humanism in Lombardy. He called important painters like Masolino da Panicale, il Vecchietta, Paolo...More

Date of experience: April 2012
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