Grand Hotel Milano Malpensa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
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... The one that says 'London, Paris, Milan New York'.
We found a lovely local lady who showed us the Metro station and the way we needed to head. WE decided to walk for a bit, found the Hilton Hotel and grabbed a concierge and a map, and then walked much more confidently towards the Lima train station. Along the way, we found a bakery and purchased cannolis and bread.
It was getting hotter and hotter and the streets in this part of town were ...
... and maybe a couple of other smaller vessels. Maybe it gets busier in summer proper? In any case, it felt kind of surreal to be on the water, in Italy, watching the world go by. Loved it.
And then we disembarked again at Bellagio and spent a pleasant couple of hours walking around the little shops. They were selling jewellery, silk scarves, ties, touristy stuff, lots of high end clothing and locally grown wines. Shops and cafes seemed to spring up from every crevice - up ...
... for people to live in, it's a place where people go about normal lives away from the famous monuments and the tourist traffic. In this way it's a perfect place for me to spend the majority of my time in Italy. Since we're going to be in the one place for an extended period of time, Tilly, Nathan and I set out this week with the intention of finding our "go to" local cafe. We are yet to finish trying the multitude of cafes that line the main street but I'm certain that next week ...
Pierluigi and his partner Antonella drove us in their two cars to the station to catch the 10.25 train to Milan. From there we got a taxi to our hotel. After the spacious rooms in our BnB and in our apartments and the 5 star hotels on the tour, it was a bit of a shock to walk into a small hotel room. This is an Ibis hotel and we have a standard room but it's only for one night! It has everything we need. Once settled ...
... this time. We checked in to the Holiday Inn Express Airport, booked on the same awesome sale, which was another spacious property. After having a celebratory "last meal" of pizza from the hotel bar and meat, cheese, Coca Cola, and chocolate (lots of chocolate) from the grocery store, we got packed up and started the bedtime routine.
And then things started to go awry with little D. He fought going to bed, and he fought it hard. He ...