This Globetrotter travel guide on Milan and the Italian lakes provides useful information, tips and recommendations, accompanied by colour photographs, charts and maps for the first-time traveller who wants to experience the highlights that the region has to offer. It contains a three-star grading of tourist attractions which are colour-coded for easy reference, and include information on getting around, accommodation, restaurants, tours and contact numbers.
After an academic career, Rowland Mead has been a full-time writer for over a decade. He writes on wildlife and travel topics, specializing in the Spanish-speaking countries. His latest books include the Globetrotter Guide to Iceland, Globetrotter Guide to Gran Canaria and two volumes on English Cathedral Cities.