Bellagio

Climate - Some history

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Climate - The luxuriance of piants and flowers is favoured by a temperate and mild climate. The average winter-temperature does not fali below 6-7°C, while the summer-temperature does not exceed 25-30°C which are mitigated in the afternoon by the "breva", the so-called light breeze, typical of Lake Corno.

Some history - Already inhabited in prehistoric times, Bellagio was the summer-residence of the Roman patricians and thereafter of the noble families of Lombardy, who built stupendous villas here. In the past, poets and writers from every part of the worid like Plinius the Younger, Taine, Longfellow, Twain, Shelley, Stendhal, Flaubert, Faure and artists like Giordano, Toscanini and Franz Liszt have been fascinated by the place.