Muse have a very special relationship with Lake Como. Matthew Bellamy, was our neighbor for a long time! The beautiful singer in 2001 met a girl living in Como, Gaia Polloni, and, during their long relationship lasted until 2010, Matthew was fascinated by our lake so much that he decided to come to live there.
Pigra is a village in the Como's province which is about 700 meters above the sea level. Placed above Argegno, one of the most characteristic and famous villages of the Lake Como's western shore, it is easily accessible by the cable car reopened in June of 2011. This cable car connects Argegno and Pigra, about 450 meter of drop in few minute.
Perch is a real "km 0" delicacy that our beautiful Lake Como offers us. Flesh quality and refined taste, I have already told about it in this post. But today I want to suggest three ways to cook it as we propose it into our Restaurant La Veranda
It is not easy to write a ranking with the 10 most beautiful sunsets on Lake Como because every corner of the lake hides different scenarios, always different but all lovely. This will be a little guide to point you where, for geographical reasons, the sunset is more beautiful than elsewhere, but I can assure you that the colors you'll find on Lake Como are unique from anywhere you choose to view them. The places that you should choose if you would like to see a beautiful sunset are Brunate Blevio Torno, Bellagio, Mandello del Lario, Varenna, Lezzeno, Dervio, Piona, and finally Moltrasio.
Como's Cathedral Santa Maria Assunta is the main religious building and is the reference homonymous Diocese. It is virtually impossible to come and discover the wonders of Como without visiting this magnificent work of art.