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Gardens at Villa Melzi

Fiona and Steve took the ferry back, and Brad and I stayed in Bellagio to walk through the gardens at Villa Melzi. The weather was warm and slightly overcast. We walked down the flower-filled lakeside promenade about a half mile to the entrance of Villa Melzi,
built in 1810 for Count Melzi. This was the first example of an English garden on the lake.

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It was peaceful, quiet, and felt like we had the gardens to ourselves. We had a lovely walk through the park-like grounds.

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Comments (1)

nancyhol:

Ahh, those photos bring back memories . . .

We really enjoyed Villa Melzi too - it seemed so serene.

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