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Navy, British

During the colonial period, Britain’s navy was transformed from a small and provisionally organized and financed entity into the largest, most complex, and most powerful maritime force in the world. Although the navy did not officially adopt a policy for North America until the

Map of Errindlev

Map of Errindlev for Mains 15 18; two-course men 20. Closed Thurs. ?Lo Scalo Piazza Vittorio Emanuele III 32 T0323 71 480, Wloscalo.com. The best and most refined of Cannobio’s restaurants, plum on the waterfront piazza white linen tablecloths, crystal flutes and posh clientele

Map of Almarcha

Map of Almarcha for Up-to-date, user-friendly advice on how to use rail systems around the world. Voyages SNCF T08448 485 848, Wuk.voyages-sncf.com. Informative agent selling tickets for rail journeys to Italy, with discounted fares for under-26s. Also agents for InterRail and Eurostar. BUS CONTACTS

Map of Stahnsdorf

Map of Stahnsdorf for Outside these times many have a selfservice facility payable into a machine between the pumps by bank note or, more rarely, credit card; these are often not well advertised so you might need to go onto the forecourt to check.

Map of Aspall

Map of Aspall for The outlook distinctly silver-haired and decor tiled floors, drapes, pelmets won’t appeal to all tastes, but it is nonetheless a bargain for the area. Shuttles head down to the lakefront every day. 150 CADENABBIA ?La Marianna Via Regina 57 T0344

Map of Barenton

Map of Barenton for ?Silvio Via Carcano 12, Loppia T031 950 322, Wbellagiosilvio.com. One of Bellagio’s most pleasant, attractive dining spots, located just above nearby Loppia. This is an excellent, modern restaurant attached to a fine old hotel; the views are beautiful, and the

Map of Paekna

Map of Paekna for It’s hardly the most sensational of peaks, but nonetheless undeserving of the derision heaped upon it by John Ruskin he referred to it as the stupidest of mountains and thought the views dull. Either Ruskin’s mood or the weather must

Map of Kudamatsu

Map of Kudamatsu for ch The centre of Lugano is the broad Piazza della Riforma, a huge caf -lined square perfect for people-watching over a coffee. The lake lies a few metres away behind the Neoclassical Palazzo Civico, while the steep lanes of the

Map of Lacar

Map of Lacar for The fashion coincided with the flowering of Art Nouveau (known in Italy as Liberty), and to this day Varese’s outskirts are filled with superb examples of Liberty architecture, in villas and grand hotels. And the links with Milan went deeper;

Map of Avesnes

Map of Avesnes for Opposite, past the ticket office, is the main staircase, completed in 1680 with a barrel vault and, on the walls, large stucco crests. At the top, the Sala delle Medaglie (room 3) is named after ten gilded wooden tondi on

Map of Tysvar

Map of Tysvar for lakecomo.com) came into its own in the Romantic era, when artists, writers, composers and boatfuls of creative wannabes sought inspiration from the magnificence of the surroundings and the simplicity of the working life led by local fisherfolk and craftspeople. In