The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, Classic Automobile & Motorcycle Show

An Annual Event of Classic Elegance on Lake Como The last weekend of May, the charming village of Cernobbio on Lake Como becomes the backdrop for a spectacular show of vintage automobiles and motorcycles. First established in 1929, it is… Continue Reading

Visit Historical Villas and Gardens of Lake Como, Italy

Lake Como offers one of Italy’s most spectacular landscapes and settings. The history of the Lario region (Lake Como’s original name) dates back centuries. With its close proximity to Switzerland and Milan, the nobility of the Renaissance period would frequently… Continue Reading

Women Who Inspire (#DolceVitaBloggers)

Each month #DolceVitaBloggers share a theme. This month in honor of Women’s Day (March 8), the topic is “Inspirational Women”. Thanks to Kelly at, Jasmine at and Kristie at, who have created a community of Italophile bloggers called #DolceVitaBloggers. Photo above: Mimosa flower, a symbol of International… Continue Reading