Photographer's Note

Taken from the Madonna del Sasso Sanctuary 696 m (2,283 elevation) in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 100 km northeast of Turin and about 20 km southwest of Verbania.

''Lake Orta (Italian: Lago d’Orta) is a lake in northern Italy west of Lago Maggiore.

It has been so named since the 16th century,
Its scenery is characteristically Italian, while the San Giulio island has some very picturesque buildings, and takes its name from the local saint, Julius of Novara, who lived in the 4th century.''

The lake is quiter than lago Maggiore and much smaller.

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