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Sacre Monte – The Sacred Mount above Lake Orta

We often find ourselves going back to Orta San Giulio, the warm and friendly medieval town on Lake Orta.  There is something artistic about it, to be sure.  But there is also a sacred atmosphere here as well. This year … Continue reading

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30 Days on the Road in Italy…Day 2: Isola San Giulio

Come with us as we explore Italy and check out properties for Gira! Italian Vacation Rentals. Isola San Giulio sits upon Lake Orta like a storybook fantasy, inviting you to imagine its history.  As the dusk arrives in Orta San … Continue reading

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