Hotel Ristorante La Darsena
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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- High-speed internet in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... bread rolls. And a spritz. (Made with prosseco (sparkling wine) Apple juice and water). Bellissimo! What a magical spot to have lunch, out on the balcony. Lake and mountain views. Beautiful! After lunch I walk through the hotel's gardens. Beautiful again! Back to Varenna for a spot of last minute shopping (bought some prints of the area) and a huge gelato. Back to my room to pack up. Scraps for dinner ...
... my identification. I give her my Repubblica Italiana Tessera Sanitaria card, my public health system access card. And no, the sanitaria bit is not an indication of my mental health. (In New Zealand sanatoriums were places the medical profession put people who were a risk to themselves or others because of their mental health … or lack of …) The woman seems pleased at this and, taking it, goes away again.
In the 4-5 minutes she is away this time I ...
... is on Lago Di Como (lake Como). It's across the lake from Bellagio (of George Clooney fame). Took an hour to get there and Greta, my air BnB host was waiting for me. We drove to the BnB. Oh no! It's up 2 flights of stairs. No lift! Greta and I struggled up with my suitcase. I don't know what will happen in Paris. I think it's 8 floors up and no lift. ****! Anyway, got organised with info etc. The Internet is a bit hit and miss. Then went out to ...
... Pasqua” (“Happy Easter”)
The Esselunga supermarket on Via Michelangelo Buonarroti in Monza had 14 checkouts open today – everyone seems to be shopping up large for their Easter family, Sunday mid-day dinner.
And buying La Colomba Easter cakes. I bought my … mmm … ...
What an adventure today!! Pierluigi had very helpfully looked up timetables for the ferry running from Lecco to several points around the lake and ending in Como. No worries!! Sounds like a plan. He kindly dropped us off at the station to catch the train to Lecco, from where it was a 10 minute walk to the lake. The lake was stunning. The mountains, still capped with snow ran down to the waters edge, with houses and churches balancing on impossible ...