The Rabadan of Bellinzona is among the most famous carnivals in Switzerland, along with those of Basel and Lucerne. Rabadan is a dialect term that indicates the “confusion”, the “noise”, and that derives directly from the Milanese dialect because Bellinzona was part, until the sixteenth century, of the Duchy of Milan.
Continue reading Bellinzona Carnival or Rabadan, from 8 to 13 February 2018
On a regular basis, markets with many interesting stalls are held in the main historical centers of the Varesotto countries. An excellent opportunity to combine shopping with a relaxing walk in a beautiful old village
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August 1 falls on a Saturday this year, one more reason to go across the border since the morning to make swiss brunch and celebrate the most important swiss recurrence
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The dates of the fireworks on the lake Maggiore and surroundings. A special mention for the historical show Fire Flowers shared between magical places in Piedmont and Lombardy.
Continue reading Fireworks in summer 2015, here you find where and when you can see them
From July 2 to September 6, 2015, there are special boats that come directly from Laveno Mombello to Santa Caterina, without intermediate stops.
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Evening cruises organized by the Lake Navigation: to see the fireworks from the lake, to live an extraordinary experience
Continue reading The fireworks from Lake Maggiore: 1 and 2 August 2015