- Top Ten placement in “Which Country has the Best” (Feb. 25, 2010) launched by “Lakes and Inland Waterways * one * Per Day – Focal Point – the Water!” Group – MANY THANKS TO THE MEMBERS WHO VOTED MY IMAGE
- Top Ten placement in “Lakes and Inland Waterways of Europe only EUROPE” Challenge (October 8, 2009) launched by “Lakes and Inland Waterways – one per day – focus point – the water!” Group – MANY THANKS TO THE MEMBERS WHO VOTED MY IMAGE
Villa Melzi d’Eril (Bellagio, Lake of Como, Italy) at twiligts…. so peaceful!
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Villa Melzi d’Eril – Bellagio – Lake of Como (Italy)
Planning by the architect G. Albertonelli, the villa – neoclassic style – was finished in 1810, but the system of the immense park and the furnishings of the rooms were necessary still some years for complete.
The garden was realized with great cure, levelling lands and creating small necks in order to make to seem the larger park of its real dimensions.
The distribution of the vegetation, apparently natural, it was instead fruit of attention studies in order to increase the optical illusion of background and distances.
Stendhal wrote several pages on the villa; Franz Liszt loved to stay in the park of Melzi Villa, in the moresco kiosk