Hotel Argento

Address: Sestriere, Piedmont, 10058, Italy | Hotel
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This hotel, located in Sestriere, is near Pragelato and Via Vialattea.
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Travel Blogs from Sestriere

Cappuccino without chocolate

A travel blog entry by jeremyhill on Sep 23, 2015

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... all up the Maurienne valley has been cloudy and rainy – and snowy higher up – all day. Generally grim in other words. Here is actually sunny, albeit a bit chilly.

The other thing is I have just had a cappuccino in Italy. There was no chocolate powder on top. Just frothy milky coffee. I have no idea if that’s an authentic cappuccino or not, but it tasted good.


A knife display in McDonalds

A travel blog entry by jeremyhill on Sep 22, 2015

... leads me to two possibilities – my feet smell really bad or someone has urinated. Yuck.

There’s a great big display case by the tills in here, with different Opinel knives contained within. There’s an Opinel museum in Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne. You can tell that this handy pocket knife is a much-loved icon of the area. ...

Doing a recce

A travel blog entry by jeremyhill on Sep 22, 2015

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... I could not reach the top on a bike I had borrowed for the afternoon. I was only a couple of miles short but the muscles in my legs had run out of capacity, shall we say. So I’ve come for a recce before I attempt the same ride this week. ...

Arriving in kebab town

A travel blog entry by jeremyhill on Sep 21, 2015

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... who calls you by your first name. You are shown to your room. And to the bike stores – Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne is a mecca for cyclists. And traditional also in the authentic, down-to-earth sense. It's an old building with a carpark accessed through an archway, like a coaching inn. Reception smells of stale cigarette smoke that somehow adds character to the place; it’s not trying to be squeaky clean ...

On the road again

A travel blog entry by fionasimoneurop on Sep 20, 2015

2 comments, 5 photos

... street correction, we were shown the hills and not the autostrada. Later in the morning we bypassed congested Portofino and discovered Camogli, a smaller beach town further north. Another great discovery was Sacra Di San Michele, a magnificent mountain top monastery west of Torino. At the end of the day, we rolled into Briancon, a French ski resort town just over the border with ...