Shopping tour with Maria to the outlet village Vicolungo
Tuesday January 15 from 9.30 am,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
We will organize a fascinating shopping tour for you that will help you find exactly what you're looking for: clothes, shoes, bags, sportwear, and items for the house, with a discount from 50%!

Connect with friends – old and new – over coffee, and explore the exciting activities we have organized for the next few months. Looking forward to seeing you all in December for a Christmas-themed Coffee morning!

Christmas &  Performance of our Benvenuto Choir

Yes its time again -  join our traditional Benvenuto Christmas buffet lunch! 
12th of December after the Coffee Morning, at  Villa Cagnola
Christmas wouldn’t be complete without our traditional Benvenuto Christmas lunch
allowing you to take a break, relax with friends and get into the festive spirit.

Russian stars and Moscow State Classical Ballet by Titova in
La Bella Addormentata - The Sleeping Beauty
Saturday December 15 at 9pm, Nuovo Teatro Verdi Varese,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Ballet in two acts to music by P.I. Tchaikovsky

An Afternoon with Christmas-Lights and an apericena in Como
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La Città dei Balocchi is a unique Christmas Festival in Como. Since 1994 this event transforms the city of Como into a playful and magical Christmas location.

Get crafty and make your own beautiful Christmas Wreath this year.
4th of December from 10-12 noon, at Sue's Davis house, contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
If you need some inspirations for your Christmas decorations, Sue will show you how to make your own Christmas wreath with reclaimed materials such as a clothes hanger and pine cones.

Enjoy autumn and stroll through the wonderful park consisting of many lakes with swamp vegetation
27th of November from 9.00 am to 12.45    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
A short distance from the centre of Arona, on the morainic hills which surround Lake Maggiore from the part belonging to Piedmont, there is a natural area which includes the peat-bogs of Mercurago,

Dive into Asian Cooking!
Thursday 22 November from 9.00am - 1.30pm, at Via Piemonte 46,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Saskia de Waal organises this workshop with recipes from different regions. You will work in couples of 2 and each couple makes 2 dishes. During the cooking she will give you information about the spices used in the Asian kitchen.

Welcome to the traditional Benvenuto Christmas Bazaar
Take a break and get the festive spirit by attending our Christmas Coffee Morning which is always a good time to catch up with friends, have a coffee and buy some christmas gifts.
International stalls, cakes & tombola at   Villa Cagnolain Gazzada Schianno, Via Guido Cagnola, 21

English guided tour of the exhibition 'Picasso metamorfosi'
Palazzo Reale, Milanfrom 11am,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Milan’s Royal Palace hosts the 'Picasso metamorfosi' exhibition which showcases 200 amazing paintings and works including works by Picasso and ancient works of art which the great master has inspired.