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... situated on the northeastern side of the Piedmont region. Stop in the village of Orta San Giulio for a short visits. Tour by boat to the island of San Giulio. Return to Orta and travel on to Stressa, on Lake Maggiore. Continue to Bella Island to visit Borromeo Palace, known for its gardens. After a panaromic tour of Lake Maggiore travel to Lugano in Switzerland, rich in art galleries and shops. Early evening departure for ...
... along the promenade that seems to run all the way between the towns and villages. There plenty of birds about, cormorants, ducks, coots and some little grebes on the water, black birds, robins, pied wagtails, yellow wagtails and of course pigeon and sparrows on the banks. After our walk we prepared tea only to find the hob wouldn't fire up, we tried a second time but it still refused to work! We found out the camping ...
... to reach there.
Well from the outside of city there is a breathtaking view of the upper town but once you are in it I woudn't say the same. Still there is plenty to see wandering around the streets and lots of lovely churches to explore. But it's definitely not the best medieval town in Italy.
... It ended up being a winding road up the mountain curving around the entire thing. What we thought would take about 10 minutes, probably took a half an hour. However, we finally arrived at the castle, which was beautiful and had amazing views as well.
After spending time in the old city, we decided to go back to the lower city for dinner (we were very tired due to lack of sleep). We grabbed some pizza ...
Without such a rush
today and the weather being a bit wet, we walked back to the ferry
jetty to catch a boat to Desanzano to the west and on the southern
shore. This was another larger town with a marina again. The
weather just was not inviting today and put a dampener on our walk
around the town. We enjoyed a coffee in a pedestrianised street but
decided not to wait for a later ferry but to return to Sirmione on