Travelogue showing the pleasures of Lake Como and Venice.
Travelogue showing the wonders of Cadenabbia and Venice.
Begins with footage of London in fog - "What could be more dispiriting than scenes like these?" asks the narrator. This is then contrasted to the beautiful weather of Italy. Lake Como is shown. A couple of holidaymakers sit at a table beside the lake. Various shots of holidaymakers at Cadenabbia - sunbathing, chatting in deck chairs, sunbathing, diving into the lake, water-skiing etc.
Bellagio - various shots of the local streets, a jewellery stall in the market, paintings on display in a narrow street, local shop with lovely raffia handbags, silk scarves and ties, etc.
Venice - St Mark's Basilica, the Campanile, mosaics of the Basilica, pigeons in St Mark's Square. Man in uniform feeds the pigeons and they swarm around. Gondoliers. Various shots of gondoliers, gondolas, the canals, etc.
Cuts exist - see separate record.