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Tables of Contents for Signpost Guide Italian Lakes and Mountains
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
About Signpost Guides
8
2
Northern Italy at a glance
10
2
Introduction
12
2
Travel facts
14
10
Driver's guide
24
6
Getting to northern Italy
30
2
Setting the scene
32
8
Touring itineraries
40
2
The Valle d'Aosta and Turin
42
12
Spectacular Alps and green valleys
Lake Maggiore
54
10
A lake shared with Switzerland
Lake Como
64
12
Europe's playground since the Romans
Milan
76
10
Smart, urbane and fast-paced capital of the North
Bergamo and Lake Iseo
86
10
A charming old city with a secret lake
Brescia to Mantua
96
8
Small cities most tourists never see
Lake Garda
104
14
Castles, wine, watersports and fun in the sun
Verona
118
10
Roman to Renaissance, Shakespeare to sopranos
Valpolicella and Pasubio Valley
128
8
Visiting the vineyards
The Alto Adige
136
10
Historic cities with a German accent
The Dolomite Road
146
8
Dramatic mountain peaks and world-class skiing
Eastern Dolomites
154
8
Tiny Alpine Villages with big views
The Borderlands
162
10
Longobards, Romans and Austrians all left their mark
Venice
172
16
The world's most romantic city
Eastern Alpine foothills
188
12
A land of little Venices
Western Alpine foothills
200
10
Castles crown hilltop towns
Vicenza and the Euganean Hills
210
12
The city Palladio designed and springs where Romans bathed
Padua and the Brenta Canal
222
6
St Anthony's shrine and Venetian summer palaces
Across the Apennines: Bologna to Florence
228
8
Along the high spine of Italy
Florence
236
12
The undisputed queen of the Renaissance
Florence to Pisa
248
8
Tuscany's other gems
The southern Riviera di Levante
256
8
Holiday beaches and cliff-hung towns
The northern Riviera di Levante
264
8
Smart resorts and quiet harbours
Genoa to the French border: the Riviera di Ponente
272
10
Sand and scenery on the Mediterranean
Language
282
1
Index
283
3
Photo and production credits
286
1
Feedback form
287
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