The territory of Lake Como has given birth to many people who have distinguished themselves in the field of art, culture, crafts, scientific and economic studies, writers and poets, women and men who, with their work and activities, have helped to build modern scientific and cultural thought and to shape our identity.
Coming from different disciplines, many of these distinguished characters, natives or simply adopters in love with the territory of Lake Como, have contributed to making it a holiday resort par excellence: the luxurious residences and the famous hotels, cultural circles, social life , the extraordinary natural context they have done, especially since the 1700s, a popular destination for rulers, men of state and culture, illustrious personalities who with their love and curiosity have contributed to affirming the myth at an international level.