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Rai 1 with the new MIX Italia program dedicated a whole broadcast to the Lake Orta.
Massimo Giletti, born in Biella, tells his childhood in Cusio.
A good emphasis on the Villa Crespi and its Chef Cannavacciuolo.
Antonino Cannavacciuolo on air on La7, guest in “The menus of Benedetta” television broadcast
The merriment and the humor of Antonino Cannavacciuolo were perfectly integrated in “The menus of Benedetta” television broadcast of Benedetta Parodi, where the TV conductor welcomes TV people, friends and chefs for the proposal of tasty and innovative recipes which are then cooked in the houses of Italians.
The Hotel Giardinetto suggests you an offer to book in advance your holidays on the Lake Orta.
Early bird at Giardinetto
The Lake Orta, with its millennial history and tradition is certainly one of the most beautiful lakes in Italy.
… A Lake like the eyes of the sky, an island like its pupil…
It is the most western Subalpine lakes, originated by the southern front of the Simplon glacier, located at the east of the Lake Maggiore separated by the Mottarone.
A dominating surrounding nature, between mountains and hills, offers a romantic and relaxing location, typical of the lake atmospheres.
The distance from the cities and from the smog is made also more evident by the green landscapes and the traditional towns and the architectures which characterize the lakeside villages and the villages in the near hills.
The city of Omegna is full of history, culture and also big firms for shopping and leisure.
Omegna, a countercurrent river.
When Lake Orta, too often only the homonymous town overlooking the still water in front of the San Giulio Island is quoted. But the lake goes well further and arrives in Omegna, main city of Cusio.
The Pettenasco walk is dedicated to Peter Benson, creator and founder of Amnesty International in 1961.
It has been finished few years ago and is a gem of the touristic Pettenasco.
Less crowded than Orta but similar as regards charm and peace.
The Novara hills are an emerging area in the Italian wine panorama.
They belong to a more extended area called Northern Piedmont to which also Gattinara and Lessona belong.
Located in the north vis-à-vis Novara, in the central part of the province, it is enclosed between the Sesia river in the west and the Ticino river in the east.