End of the War Museum

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Dongo is the place where Benito Mussolini and the fascist ministers of the RSI (Italian Social Republic) were captured on 27th April 1945.They were all taken to the Town Hall, in Palazzo Manzi, in order to formalize the arrest. Only a few days before, the Golden Room (the hall of honour of Palazzo Manzi) was […]

End of the War Museum

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Dongo is the place where Benito Mussolini and the fascist ministers of the RSI (Italian Social Republic) were captured on 27th April 1945.They were all taken to the Town Hall, in Palazzo Manzi, in order to formalize the arrest. Only a few days before, the Golden Room (the hall of honour of Palazzo Manzi) was […]

La via dei Monti Lariani

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The old tracks which cross the mountains on the west side of the lake and were used – and some are still – by the local people to reach the Alpine pastures called ‘Monti’ (Munt in the local dialect) have been transformed into a series of paths following a marvelous itinerary called ‘LA VIA DEI MONTI LARIANI’ (Lario being the ancient name of Lake Como). It […]

La via dei Monti Lariani

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The old tracks which cross the mountains on the west side of the lake and were used – and some are still – by the local people to reach the Alpine pastures called ‘Monti’ (Munt in the local dialect) have been transformed into a series of paths following a marvelous itinerary called ‘LA VIA DEI MONTI LARIANI’ (Lario being the ancient name of Lake Como). It […]

La via dei Monti Lariani

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The old tracks which cross the mountains on the west side of the lake and were used – and some are still – by the local people to reach the Alpine pastures called ‘Monti’ (Munt in the local dialect) have been transformed into a series of paths following a marvelous itinerary called ‘LA VIA DEI MONTI LARIANI’ (Lario being the ancient name of Lake Como). It […]

Museo della fine della Guerra

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Dongo è il luogo della cattura di Benito Mussolini e dei gerarchi della repubblica Sociale Italiana, che vennero portati nella sede comunale, Palazzo Manzi, per ufficializzare l’arresto. Solo pochi giorni prima, la Sala d’Oro, il salone d’onore di Palazzo Manzi, fu usata come camera ardente dei caduti partigiani. Il Palazzo fu quindi teatro di memorabili […]

La via dei Monti Lariani

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Si tratta di un bellissimo percorso escursionistico che da Cernobbio collega località  disseminate lungo le montagne della sponda occidentale del lago di Como, giungendo fino a Sorico dopo un tragitto di 125 km. Moltissime di queste località, comprese in una fascia variabile dai 600 ai 1200 metri di altitudine, erano un tempo alpeggi (denominati mûnt), utilizzati dalle popolazioni […]

Il Sentiero del Viandante

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We suggest discovering the natural and artistic beauties of the little cities that dot the coast from Lecco towards the North to walk on foot along the “Sentiero del Viandante”. This is an ancient passageway from the Milan area going up towards Switzerland, running along the lake, proof of the role of the Lake Como region in commercial traffic. This […]

Il Sentiero del Viandante

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We suggest discovering the natural and artistic beauties of the little cities that dot the coast from Lecco towards the North to walk on foot along the “Sentiero del Viandante”. This is an ancient passageway from the Milan area going up towards Switzerland, running along the lake, proof of the role of the Lake Como region in commercial traffic. This […]