But -- using local transport and the excellent bus boats -- we managed to visit a good few other towns as well than Desenzano (the one that we were staying in).
Here's the tiny but beautiful Garda:
Here is Sirmione, out on a long peninsula that juts into the lake:
One of the favorite towns we visited was Bardolino, home of the world famous wine of the same name. A charming, airy place with very much a Venetian feel to its architecture.
Another quite small town here, but very historic, Lazise:
And last but not least, we spent a great afternoon in the famous and very beautiful city of Verona:
Hope that you enjoyed these photos. Until next time, ciao!