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... Then up the funicular to the mountain overlooking Como, not happy with view at that height we decide to walk up to the lighthouse. Snow covered following last weeks cold blast we make our way up - a long way - finally arriving at 'the lighthouse'. The view was spectacular, well the view as best it can be here with quite dense haze/smog. We could see the water but sadly the Swiss Alps, whilst could be seen, were blurry. (Switzerland is ...
Leaving Milano, we started the day with Bergamo which is an ancient town about 40 km east of Milan we've been hearing a lot about. I have to admit that it wasn't as great as I thought it would be. Maybe it's just me setting my expectation too high.
The old town (citta alta) is up on the hill and we had to take ...
... On the way, we stopped and got some strawberry chocolate fondue because it was the Chocolate Festival that weekend in Bergamo. We took a little trolley up the side of the mountain (think the Pittsburgh Incline if you have been there). We walked the winding cobblestone streets until we found the main plaza. We went up into the Campanone (a bell tower), which overlooked the upper city and lower city along with ...
... We spent some time wandering around Piazza del Duomo and ended up in a pizza place. We were in Italy after all! Ofcouse we didn't forget to stroll through the infamous Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and visited the bull for good luck. As you make a wish you have to place your heel and turn three times clockwise. Plus the couples going down to church with bottles of wine in their hands were worth admiring. On our first ...
We left our hotel around 10 and headed to Lake Como. Couldn't check into our Agriturismo until 6, so no specific place in mind. I entered the TI (Tourist information) address in the GPS and off we went. Got to Como, the town, found a place to park. Found the TI near the Duomo, of course, and asked where the lake was. Duh, right around the corner, behind the church.
Turned the corner and there it ...