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The now very rare thatched roofs of the Centocampi

Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful:  we inttroduce with this quote of William Morris  the house with rye thatched roof, which is still visible today in Gambarogno, in the Centocampi mountain pasture on the Monti di Caviano: it’s useful and beautiful at the same time! Continue reading The now very rare thatched roofs of the Centocampi

Tronzano Lago Maggiore and the Via delle Genti between mills and cool waterfalls

Tronzano on Lake Maggiore has not only a beautiful beach, a paradise for surfers, but also an ancient nucleus of houses from where the “via delle genti” passes through with ancient mills and a cool waterfall. For this reason Tronzano is an ideal destination for an invigorating summer walk.
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