Il Gallo e la Stella

Via del Santuario 5, Varese, Lombardy, 21100, Italy | Hotel
 

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Monterosso on Cinque Terre via Milan and Genova

A travel blog entry by wendyandjohn

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... Italian pizza for lunch whilst we waited for the platform to be displayed. Wendy continued her extreme diet - no solids. We boarded and sat opposite each other in quite comfortable seats for about an hour and a half as we both tried not to go to sleep in case we missed our station. John succeeded in staying awake. We alit at Genova station, were met by a man with a sign saying "Pearce" and were then transported in a Mercedes "S" to Monterosso. Our driver told us that he used to ...

Time at leisure on Lake Como

A travel blog entry by wendyandjohn

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Today was a rest day. MAfter a late breakfast at 9:30 we organised ourselves and decided to go to the next village for a look around. We took the ferry to Cernobbio via Torno so zigged across the lake then back again towards Como. As with anywhere on the lake, it was once again, very picturesque. As we alit, we noticed that there was a market in progress. What luck! It sounded a bit like Victoria Market of old with all the fresh fruit ...

Plan B Again

A travel blog entry by ltessler

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... s probably the residual Grappa from last night - Ha! The 5 min cab ride to my Verona hotel was jaw dropping, churches, ancient walls, arches and streets so tiny you would think they were for pedestrians only. Nothing prepared me for the hotel and the arena just steps away from the front door. A roman arena in the city's largest square with restaurants, cafés, bars and high end stores. Leave it to the Italians to put L Vuitton, Channel, Dolce Gabana ...

A day on Lake Como

A travel blog entry by wendyandjohn

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... of steps up to the main shopping Centre but we persevered and took the long climb up for the sake of being able to experience all that Bellagio had to offer. We walked to the point and saw where the three arms of the lake met. More good photos but also still wet. Then visited a church and did a little shopping - scarf and souvenirs and the first mug was purchased. Back to the ferry and across the lake again (10 minutes on a car ferry) where we met our car. It was not ...

Train to Milan 7th July train to Paris 8th July

A travel blog entry by mickandcarol

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... driving all around with sirens blaring, don't know what was going on there,Headed home after lots of walking around and had a quiet night. Train to Paris /Good bye Italy 8th July Nice early start to the day after a ,quite night pretty soon we are on the train heading to Paris. Thinking back on our stay in Italy it was quite an experience not only the many beautiful places we seen ,the ease of getting around,the challenge with food in some after all you can only eat so much pasta ...

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This hotel, located on Via del Santuario 5, Varese, is near Castiglione Olona.
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