Stresa is a small town on the south side of the Borromean Bay, a western arm of in , Northern . The Borromean Islands are a group of three small islands, Isola Bella, Isola dei Pescatori and Isola Madre, and two islets in the Borromean Bay and together totalling just 20 ha in area.

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is one of the Borromean Islands of Lago Maggiore in north . Photo: MarkusMark, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Isola dei Pescatori is an island in in northern Italy. is situated 2 km northwest of Stresa. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Isola Madre, at 220 m wide and 330 m long, is the largest island of the Isole Borromee archipelago which falls within the part of the , in the Province of Verbano Cusio Ossola, . is situated 3 km north of Stresa. Photo: Civvi, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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