Our hotel is located in the province of Verona, city famous for the story told by William Shakespeare about two star-crossed lovers. The two young lovers are Romeo and Juliet, whose stories are known throughout the world. In Verona there are still places that belonged to two families protagonists of Shakespearean tragedy.
A few kilometers away from our hotel, you can find many beautiful places. At Lake Garda there are several beautiful places and Sirmione is one of these. Here, the history has left many important traces. From the Grotte di Catullo to the thermal springs, let's discover together all the beauties of the lakeside town in which lived Maria Callas.
In the fifties, could happen to meet Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh on Lake Garda. The two famous actors of Hollywood, indeed, have often spent their holidays in Punta San Vigilio, Guests at the hotel of the English chef Leonard Walsh. What do they appreciate the most of our lake? Tranquility!
The journey of Johann Wolfgang Goethe in Italy is well known. The German writer has devoted an entire literary work to this experience, Italian Journey indeed. The author of the Werther traveled through almost the entire peninsula, even stopping on our Lake Garda. Here is the short report of his stay in Torbole and Malcesine.
All Italians, but not only, await with trepidation the week of Ferragosto, the holiday season for excellence. Many tourists have decided to spend Ferragosto by us at the Hotel 2 Palme, but not everyone knows the origin of this summer festival. Here they are all the secrets of the festivity of 15 August, feast of theAssumption of Mary.
In 1949, a few years after the end of World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill came on a visit to Italy and not in any location, but on the Lake Garda. The British politician stayed in Gardone Riviera, but, during the holiday, he often attended Garda and Punta San Vigilio. Here is the story of his stay on Lake Garda.
The Due Palme is a hotel in Torri del Benaco, more precisely, it is located in Albisano, a small village in a panoramic position. But why is it so great to stay here? What does the town offer? What is its story? Come together to discover the beauty and the history of Torri del Benaco.