Caroline Hotel Brusimpiano
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... please take note, my lunch break is half an hour. We wandered around the town and then went for a hot drink at a cafe offering free wifi, Les downloaded the mapping for Switzerland on to the laptop whilst I researched camping sites in the mountains, and we looked at the forecast for tomorrow when we cross the mountains - a high of -4 with snow, wow that sounds exciting. Back at Dream Catcher ...
... industrial and commercial areas where the speed limit changed frequently. Eventually we arrived at Como Town, it was larger than we expected, we bypassed it as we needed to find a camping place. We followed the road along the lake until we found a suitable place to stop. Once we had parked up we walked up one of the steep mountain paths, it zig zagged up through a small hamlet and then split, we ...
... followed the lake down to Lenno where Villa del Balbianello can be found. The villa has been used in a number of movies including James Bond Casino Royal and more importantly Star Wars II Attack of the Clones for the lake retreat scenes. We kept this a secret from Roy until we arrived and once he found out he was over the moon to think he was standing where some of his all time favourite stars stood. We were unable to enter the villa as it was closed but we were able ...
... couple of kilometres from here). Exhausted we make our way back down, gelato to power up, ferry back to home and cook up dinner.
Today we are back on the ferry to Como, walk along the foreshore to check out some large villas on the west side - now all owned by the Como Provincial Government, then onto the 'fast boat' and up to Menaggio which is midway north up the lake. The lake is 46km from one end to the other, so I guess we travel 20 ...
... it and his collections of books, artefacts, historical maps and antique furniture, just as they were when he died. A great English speaking guide to tell us the stories. Magnificent outlook, gardens, artworks and artefacts. And we came away with an appreciation of his gift to the Italian people. Had lunch on the waterfront and soaked up the atmosphere. Back to our place, up a several hundred steps, but we are managing it a lot easier that a six weeks ...