Lake Garda. Sirmione

• Lake Garda. Sirmione

Some photos taken during walks around the city Sirmione, on the banks of the largest lake in Italy - Garda.

Lake Garda. Sirmione

On the lake we spent a weekend as guests at a wedding, so the schedule was quite tight and the camera was able to get only once, during a visit to the small tourist town famous for its historical monuments and healing thermal waters.

Sirmione traveled by boat from Desenzano del Garda, where we left off:

Lake Garda. Sirmione

at the pier area Sirmione

Lake Garda. Sirmione

The city is known as a resort since the days of the Roman Republic:

Lake Garda. Sirmione

The beauty of the parking lot:

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selfie:

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In the XIII century the city owned Scaliger, whose name is connected construction of the castle, standing at the entrance to the old center of Sirmione. From 1405 to 1797, the city was in the power of the Venetian Republic, which used to house the castle garrison:

Lake Garda. Sirmione

Boats:

Lake Garda. Sirmione

The harbor at the fortress completely surrounded by a wall built to the castle:

Lake Garda. Sirmione

The central tower of the fortress, a height of 47 meters, is currently used as a lookout:

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A stunningly beautiful house, twined with flowering ivy:

Lake Garda. Sirmione

Grandma in the window:

Lake Garda. Sirmione

Famous terminal sources Aquaria:

Lake Garda. Sirmione

Cool door:

Lake Garda. Sirmione

That the walk is over, we return back:

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Just half an hour of swimming and we are in Desenzano del Garda

Lake Garda. Sirmione

Coastline:

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A few photos of the evening Desenzano:

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