Villafranca di Verona
It’s the second center in the province of Verona. The castle at the end of Vittorio Emanuele course endured the fires by Ezzelino da Romano, the domain of Scaligeri – which built the wide parade ground-, the Galeazzo Gonzaga siege and, in the 1483, Ludovico il Moro’s troops sack.
Located on the eastern shore of Lake Garda, Bardolino borders the following municipalities: Affi, Cavaion Veronese, Costermano, Garda, Lazise, Manerba del Garda, Moniga del Garda, Padenghe sul Garda, and Pastrengo. The economy is mostly based on tourism and production of wine (including the Bardolino DOC).