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(gär`dä), Ital. Lago di Garda or Benaco, largest lake of Italy, 143 sq mi (370 sq km), between Lombardy and Venetia, N Italy. It is c.32 mi (52 km) long, with a maximum width of c.11 mi (18 km). The northern tip, with Riva di Trento, is an Alpine resort. The Sarca River enters the lake at the northern end; the Mincio River drains the lake. Long celebrated for their beauty and mild climate, the shores are dotted with vineyards and such well-known resorts as Torbole, Maderno, and Gardone.
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Picturesque Lake Garda is known for its crystal clear waters, but also for the rumoured existence of an unnamed, prehistoric lake monster, which Mr Wade hunts down in the first episode.
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Looking ahead to the Lake Garda event, Robertson said, 'It's one of the best spots to sail in the world.
LAKE GARDA Italy's largest lake, Garda is remarkably diverse and bursting with character.
Ferry easy What I love most about Lake Garda is exploring neighbouring villages on the regular ferries that ply up and down.
When in Italy, fine food is always a given, but the regional fare around Lake Garda far exceeded my already high expectations.
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Lake Garda LAKE GARDA THE sun is shining in Lake Garda and Inghams is offering seven nights, half board at the four-Hotel Portici, Riva, Italy from PS549 per person, saving PS330 per person departing August 3.
There are five major lakes in the Italian Lake District but it is the two most iconic a Lake Como and Lake Garda a which have seen a popular following from Hollywood A-listers to sophisticated Europeans alike, who fall in love with this location not just once, but for a lifetime.
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That is the view of researchers who found significant concentrations of the substance in Italy's Lake Garda, BBC reported.
SURROUNDED by lemon trees and olive groves, this hotel in Tremosine right on the banks of Lake Garda really lives up to its name.