villa monastero

 

villa Monastero, Varenna

villa Monastero, Varenna

The gardens of villa Monastero are a bit more lavish than those of villa Cipressi. This site dates back to 1200 a.d. when it was founded as a convent. The house which still stands (dated 1569 a.d.) is also open for visitors. However, with the breathtaking views of the lake, the palm plantings, fountains, tile porticos, etc, who would not want to spend every moment discovering more…

lake Como
tile mosaic in portico
aloe vera
monasterowisteria and palms

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