Travel Blogs from Lugano, Switzerland

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Lugano Shenanigans, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lugano Shenanigans

A travel blog entry by madman96

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... a lot of people from all walks of life... local celebrity comes to mind as a way of describing their lives in Switzerland! Lugano is a quaint town of maybe 100,000 high in the Alps with spectacular views across Lake Lugano and the surrounding ...

Switzerland - Neutral but very friendly country!, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Switzerland - Neutral but very friendly country!

A travel blog entry by icy_frosty

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... days we had nothing but good memories and a relaxed trip. Lugano and Locarno. Twin beautiful tropic-like cities at the bottom of Switzerland. This is where Versazca dam is. For you movie buffs here is your random fact of the day: In GoldenEye, James ...

Tic Toc - We're in the Swiss Alps, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Tic Toc - We're in the Swiss Alps

A travel blog entry by lindaandstuart

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... something to commemorate this very memorable European birthday of his, so what better thing than a Swiss made timepiece, purchased in Switzerland? Well it's either that or a fur hat in the Russian style! The watchmaker stores in this town outnumber all ...

Around the Lake in more than 80 minutes, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Around the Lake in more than 80 minutes

A travel blog entry by njbeaglemom

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Lugano is a sophisticated resort surrounded by conical mountains. Lake Lugano is a sparkling jewel with a pretty waterfront walk. In my opinion, it lacks Montreux's charm, as the buildings are haphazard and less architecturally pleasing. It reminded us of ...

Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lugano

A travel blog entry by inadequateboy

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Lugano - ferry and Monte San Salvatore, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lugano - ferry and Monte San Salvatore

A travel blog entry by kescott

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I take myself off to the ferry and at a half price fare (about 13 CHF) I take the ferry around the little villages and grottos it takes maybe an hour or a bit more.  There are some really sweet villages and potentially nice places to stay and very ...

A slice of Italian life in Switzerland!, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

A slice of Italian life in Switzerland!

A travel blog entry by kenanddonna2005

* Lovely, "Italian influenced" Lugano in the South of Switzerland made for a lovely change to the German and French sections of Switzerland. Gelato, pizza, pasta, mopeds, big sunglasses, leather, flash cars, fancy motorbikes and Italians were everywhere ...

Lugano, a walk to Gandria beautiful., Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lugano, a walk to Gandria beautiful.

A travel blog entry by kescott

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... village on the side of the hill over looking the lake.  I meet a Antonio on the way who invites me to the Lugano film festival on Wednesday and Thursday night.  Unfortunately I have other plans.  The waters a an amazing green colour and I ...

Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lugano

A travel blog entry by lkjr77

Goodbye Switzerland I'm going to miss you....I ended up spending one more night in switzerland that I had wanted to. I got to Lugano to see the Mario Botta Chapel up on the mountain and as the train went by the cable car was still running so I switched ...

Lugano, Switzerland, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lugano, Switzerland

A travel blog entry by neverold

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... for the day to go to Lake Lugano.  It is only about half an hour away yet over the border in Switzerland.  We have been to Lake Lugano before (see our first blog) and love it.  We are becoming quite the Italian Lakes experts; having ...

The perfect combination of Switzerland and Italy, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

The perfect combination of Switzerland and Italy

A travel blog entry by mimmy21

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... had just had to wait 20 minutes longer for a late Italian train in an Italian town just bordering Switzerland!   Arriving in Lugano l immediately proceeded to my amazing hostel/hotel Montarina (www.montarina.ch) right behind the train station ...

Lugano, Switzerland, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lugano, Switzerland

A travel blog entry by ryanlacey

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... are in wonderful Lugano. I love this place. It has a real Italian feel but is still surrounded by the Apls and is in Switzerland. This place is exactly what I would picture a small Italian town being. Walking to the Internet cafe, we walked to countless ...

Lake Como and Lugano, Switzerland, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lake Como and Lugano, Switzerland

A travel blog entry by mas54po

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... to a few of the resort towns on the eastern shore (Cadenabbia, Bellagio, and Menaggio) and then take a bus from Menaggio to Lugano, Switzerland.  We only stopped for a few minutes in the other Lake Como towns though--none of them had the charm of ...

Day 6 of our Trip, Gravedona (IT) to Lugano (CH), Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Day 6 of our Trip, Gravedona (IT) to Lugano (CH)

A travel blog entry by kremser

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... . Shorty before Lugano, we had to climb up the mountain again (unsuspected, we were already thinking about a cold beer) before reaching Lugano (sort of little Geneva). Since we didn't want to take chances, we had to ride to the train station (yes, again ...

Getting ready...., Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Getting ready....

A travel blog entry by chibisimo

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I bought my ticket to Prague...at least i know when i'll be leaving :D This same day i cut my ...

Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lugano

A travel blog entry by ericrg

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We left the high altitude and beautiful views of the Swiss Alps for the Meditteranean. We are still in Switzerland but Lugano is all Italy. Small markets, sunny weather, palm trees, and beautiful women dominate the scenery. We were supposed to stay in ...

Trilingual dinner party, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Trilingual dinner party

A travel blog entry by mightyseven

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Today was a big site seeing adventure. Fabio took me all around the Como area and we crossed into Lugano Switzerland. Crossed illegally actually, i forgot my passport but we just drove right passed the Swiss police without any problems. Switzerland ...

Minibreak in Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Minibreak in Lugano

A travel blog entry by travelingdiva

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... country. There are so many castles we never even knew existed! They really captured the great sites and monuments of Switzerland, including mountain lifts, churches, castles, bridges, and historic buildings. San Salvatore is one of the mountains on Lake ...

An hour in Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

An hour in Lugano

A travel blog entry by travelingdiva

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... around. This morning we started our exciting adventure to Romania. We took the 9am train from Basel and had a 50 minute stopover in Lugano. The little of it we got to see is beautiful. We walked along the switchbacks of a really steep hill from the train ...

Famous Lakes, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Famous Lakes

A travel blog entry by aimeri

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... a few local parks by the lake enjoying some gelati's.  We decide to finally head to our hotel which is in Lugano, in Switzerland, when we get to the Italian/Swiss border there is no one there to check our passports which is very unusual having lived ...

Over the border, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Over the border

A travel blog entry by jcastellan

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There wasn't much to do in Menaggio, so we Michelle, Bex and I decided to catch a bus to Lugano, Switzerland. The road was quite windy and about an hour later, we had arrived. ...

Ticino, Switzerland, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Ticino, Switzerland

A travel blog entry by shimok2001

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... at the last minute, so we couldn't get a hotel in Lucarno, where the concert was. We had to stay closer to Lugano.  Traffic is seriously a nightmare in Ticino.  Our hotel was called Kurhaus Cademario -- as the German name implies, most of the ...

And the joy of overnight flight's begins, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

And the joy of overnight flight's begins

A travel blog entry by bass_ke

Chillin in Malpensa from 1300 onwards, using the wi-fi, researching, way too many espressos which led to not a wink of sleep on the flight to AUH We managed to wangle ourselves a late checkout until 1300 and got ourselves to the airport around 1400, the ...

the long days, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

the long days

A travel blog entry by ceeuropetrip

the day before yesterday we tried to get a bus to Lugano because we are on the border of switzerland. so we rode the car and we got squished. when we got to lugano, we looked around and saw a playground. after that we ate lunch, it was delicious!!! me ...

Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Lugano

A travel blog entry by kbsp

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bugs begone!, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

bugs begone!

A travel blog entry by ceeuropetrip

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yesterday marina mom and i we played all day in the lake of lugano then at night marina,s husband rick and my dad and sisters and grandma we had dinner altogether. it was like a feast in our yard. after we ate, we all gathered together to watch a movie ...

Swiss Miss, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Swiss Miss

A travel blog entry by dentaylor

... hike, I made it to the top, Pat was bouncing around like a mountain goat. I hate her sometimes. Right now we are in Lugano Switzerland and she is chatting up these Mexicans she met in Spanglish. She is telling them how she thinks Mexico needs to play a ...

Day Trip Around Lake Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Day Trip Around Lake Lugano

A travel blog entry by nickdrum

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Pretty much spent the whole of the route around Lake Lugano in traffic, but was a fascinating drive through narrow streets playing chicken with the caravans and the odd bus. Ended up in a retail outlet. Very nice but no Bridgend, felt a bit strange ...

Living in paradise, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Living in paradise

A travel blog entry by anavela

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... and the traditional "ticinese" cuisine. There is a saying in German that identifies this region as the sunny living-room of Switzerland or the Sonnenstube der Schweiz.  The first person I saw when I arrived at Milan airport was Mr.Boyfriend, he came ...

Video Blog: Bungee Jumping Off The Verzasca Dam, Lugano, Switzerland travel blog

Video Blog: Bungee Jumping Off The Verzasca Dam

A travel blog entry by tnaworldtour

... been a key commonality between us, Adam and I decided we'd be lamebrained if we didn't take the 45-minute train ride to Lugano, Switzerland from Como for the weekend in an effort to jump off the Verzasca Dam. This jump, made without guide ropes, ...

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