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Inside Background
Not everyone knows… ELECTRIC INVENTIONS Two centuries ago Alessandro Volta...
Last edited: May 11, 2006
            Lake Como is a very safe place to visit.  Having said this, there...
Last edited: June 28, 2006
            The civilized history of Lake Como dates back nearly 2000 years...
Last edited: July 18, 2006
            When it comes to information about Lake Como online, there is a lot...
Last edited: August 18, 2015
            For most visitors Lake Como is a warm weather destination, and...
Last edited: April 11, 2012
Inside Transportation
Lake Como is readily accessible to visitors from all over the world, but...
Last edited: August 01, 2014
There are several options for getting around the Lake Como area, either...
Last edited: August 07, 2014
There are three main public transportation options in Lake Como: taxi, boat and...
Last edited: December 17, 2012
There are a couple of mix-and-match ways to do this beyond the obvious...
Last edited: November 22, 2012
Because there are no secondary schools in the smaller towns around the lake...
Last edited: July 19, 2013
Inside Things to Do
Since 2006 Amadeus Arte has organized the Lake Como Festival --  a series of...
Last edited: October 17, 2013
Where to Stay   Which town is the best base for a visit?   There is no single...
Last edited: April 17, 2012
            There are plenty of sports and activities available in Lake Como to...
Last edited: June 30, 2016
Inside Dining Scene
Inside Italy: For Foreign Visitors
In Italy, as in most of  Western Europe, the official currency is the Euro...
Last edited: September 07, 2016
Border crossings When travelling between Italy and another Schengen country...
Last edited: January 17, 2012
112 carabinieri 113 police 117 guardia di finanza (tax police) 118 ambulance
Last edited: November 21, 2015
  Parla Inglese?   Do you speak English?  Grazie  Thank You Prego  You are...
Last edited: April 20, 2016
In Italy you must always dial the area code AND the telephone number, even if...
Last edited: January 21, 2015
In Italy service, which usually ranges from 1 to 3 euros depending on the...
Last edited: January 02, 2016
Where to find cheap and free flights to and from Italy? Italian citizens or...
Last edited: March 15, 2016
Thanks to the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs, it is quite easy to know if...
Last edited: August 03, 2015
If you read reviews of Italy, you will find that Italians are regarded as...
Last edited: August 12, 2015
A little planning can make your trip go a lot smoother. At least a week or two...
Last edited: June 19, 2013
Reviews for some hotels in Italy show some guests claiming the reception staff...
Last edited: November 15, 2013
If you have an unlocked GSM cell phone that supports the GSM 900 and GSM 1800...
Last edited: October 20, 2016
More than 20% of Italians are smokers and that includes teenagers. Although the...
Last edited: November 25, 2014
This is a few key railway phrases in english & italian.: Aisle = corridoio...
Last edited: August 12, 2014
If you are planning on traveling from mainland Italy to Sicily you might want...
Last edited: October 20, 2013
Some international car hire companies in downtown Pisa close at 13.00 until...
Last edited: December 17, 2012
When you are leaving the country through the Rome Airport, here are some tips...
Last edited: July 27, 2012