- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking rooms
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Blogging duties have been handed over to guest blogger Courtney today. Let's see what she comes up with for our day at Lake Como. We awoke to chirping birds and the sound of motorboats hitting the water before the rush of ferries transporting eager tourists to their destinations arrived. We headed down to breakfast hungry, as per usual, hoping to find an arrangement of yummy breakfast goods and were pleasantly surprised by a buffet filled with scrambled and boiled eggs, ham, ...
... a visit to the Leondardo Da Vinci musuem, which kept us occupied for a good couple of hours as we weaved our way through the various exhibits, marvelling at this man's artistic talents and attention to detail. Of most interest to me was seeing many of his sketches, often containing grid lines and annotations highlighting his exacting attention to proportionality. Of course his paintings were to be admired also, even more so with the excellent audio ...
... Another walk the next day saw us stumble upon the Isole e Olena vineyard who very kindly offered us a tour of the cellars and a free tasting of their famous Chianti Classico. On the way home we stopped by (yet another) gorgeous Tuscan village, Castello in Chianti. Bea did well to remember the place from her holiday ten years ago, she even managed to track down the villa where they all stayed. Our last day in Tuscany saw us back to Greve in Chianti, where we tasted plenty of wine ...
Got up, had a lovely breakfast at the hotel, included in the price ;-)! Packed for a day of ferry riding and walking other lake towns. Bellagio, villa Carlotta , lenno. We got off at Lenno and hiked up and over to villa del balbianello That is where Star ...
... do here and see. A mix of new and old!. We traverse through the city's sightseeing points and stand at the cafe eatery bar with the locals to drink our coffee and eat pizza pieces and then like them quickly on our way. After a full day we are hot and tired as the weather has been around 29 degrees, so we head back to Lake Como for a refresh by the pool and a Campari Spritz!
Arrivederci Italy - tomorrow it's up the mountains to Switzerland ...