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Nice area

The city centre is beautiful . It is filled with really nice cafes , shops and also ice cream... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
SuvirB3
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Relaxing city

Como by the lake is so relaxing, peaceful city with nice little old town to stroll. Few shops... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
2AndiR
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The city centre is beautiful . It is filled with really nice cafes , shops and also ice cream parlours .

Thank SuvirB3
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Como by the lake is so relaxing, peaceful city with nice little old town to stroll. Few shops, restaurants and bars around.

Thank 2AndiR
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Is very easy to walk the Center of Como: is not too big and pleasant! Plenty of bars and restaurants and lovely shops (few antiquities one are really nice) and I felt safe all the time without being harassed.

Thank Travelaround59
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The city of Como was a lovely surprise to me. Nice size for walking around. I stayed for 5 days and was so easy to walk everywhere. Train station situated in the town itself as is the port for getting boats to all the other...More

Thank Grainne O
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Like all centro storico, there are a lot nice palazzos to amire, theatre, italian atmosphere, nice shops and cafe-restaurants; nice to stroll in the ancient streets, all near the lake with amazing view.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Delightful pedestrian area full of shops, restaurants, etc. Enjoyable stroll for 4 hours or more. You almost forget you-re in the city.

Thank bonsi7
Reviewed 13 May 2018

What a great town to visit, the walking path around the Lake Como is beautiful, with nice restaurant/caffes. It has a playground next to the lake for kids. Lots of places to sit and relax.

Thank Agron L
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The maze of one way streets and limited parking can make a visit here appear complicated, if you arrive by car and do not know the area. Just ditch the car in the first long term parking garage that you find, and set off on...More

Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Como, in the Nothern Part of Italy, is definitly a centre for the region and you can feel that when walking around the medium-size city. Its not that big, but the old palaces, restaurants and the monuments and the Italian chains are all there! Because...More

Thank Sohail B
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Although Como is a nice little town, we really didn't think it compared to other towns we've visited on the lake. It has a nice harbor and some fine buildings and architecture, but I would choose to visit the towns in the center of the...More

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