Maggiore Lake

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 (mə-jôr′ē, mäd-jō′rĕ), Lake
A lake of northern Italy and southern Switzerland. Nearly surrounded by peaks of the Lepontine Alps, it is a major resort area.
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Lake Maggiore has a shoreline straddling international borders in the Alps, with the calm and pretty hideaway of Ascona, in Switzerland's southernmost canton Ticino, set within sight of neighbouring nation Italy.
Driving Abu Dhabi 4, Torrente and Al Mansouri were timed fastest in the first official practice session on Lake Maggiore in Stresa, and slipped down into second at the second official practice later in the evening.
Fresh water fun is on the agenda for Josie Clarke during a short break to Ascona on Lake Maggiore.
Fresh water fun is on the agenda for JOSIE CLARKE during a short break to Ascona on Lake Maggiore JUST before I set off abroad for the first time - a good 20 years ago - I wrote up a list of must-see destinations and the Italian Lakes were at number three.
Lake Maggiore Flying Direct from Birmingham Departs Jul 24, Sep 17 & Oct 8 2019 This holiday includes a week on Lago Maggiore, Italy's second largest lake, which stretches north from Lombardy and up into Switzerland.
On the Italian shores of Lake Maggiore lies the historic Castello Dal Pozzo, current home of Dal Pozzo d'Annone family, who have turned the 24-hectare property into a resort.
His father, Sir Malcolm Campbell, set a world record of 129.5mph in the K3 on Lake Maggiore, Switzerland in 1937.
Kenyan trio Daniel Kipchumba, Mangata Kimai Ndiwa and Josphat Kiptoo Boit finished inside 59:20 on their half marathon debuts at the 11th edition of the Nexia Audirevi Lake Maggiore Half Marathon on Sunday.
Includes seven nights' half-board at the newly-renovated Hotel Bazzoni, visits to Bergamo, Lake Maggiore and St Moritz plus overnight stays in France on outward and return trips.
Speckled across Lombardy, and straddling the borders of the Piedmont and Veneto regions, the most popular lakes include Lake Como, Lake Garda, Lake Maggiore, Lake Iseo and Lake Orta, each of which has its own unique charm.
Dr Carlo Bava told The Associated Press that Ms Morano's carer had called him to say she had died on Saturday while sitting in an armchair at her home in Verbania, a town on Italy's Lake Maggiore.