La Palma Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Babysitting service
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Travel Blogs from Stresa
... We are really getting over expensive and sometimes not so good restaurant meals now, and at times really crave simple home cooked meals.
I had one of my mini meltdowns tonight, and had a good cry as the pangs of homesicknessness well and truly set in. Uggghhhh felt awful as vivid images of my loved ones, dog, home and country came flashing into my mind, resulting in feelings that almost made me feel physically sick. Can't seem to control these ...
... then headed for the ferry back to Lenno all tired from the activity and heat not to mention the wine with lunch. Pre-positioning the car turned out to be very good forward planning as no one felt much like being active on our return. The best we could muster was a leisurely swim in the lake when we got back. We cooked in house and dined on our private balcony, more vino and early to ...
... a few minutes, and soon we were following the signs to the lighthouse. We were also on the hunt for another geocache. Already the day was incredibly hot and we were sweating and we hadn't even started our 30 minute walk up the hill. Luckily for us the path was shaded by the trees and this time and we didn't have to walk up in the sun.
The walk was rough because of the heat but it wasn't that steep and wasn't as hard as I thought it would be. The views from the ...
... at a most inopportune moment. When we arrived in Como, even I needed a strong drink. Como was very busy with people out shopping. Lisa and Ruth found all the jewellery shops - we also frequented a few makeup and granita shops. We had a lovely afternoon wandering in the sun. We made it home for bourbon and Prosecco in the setting ...
... we had a lake cruise waiting.
There were huge crowds about celebrating a major religious festival of some sort and we fought our way through the throng to board a little boat which took us along both sides of the lake to look at all the villas and famous landmarks. It was very pretty and we saw where George Clooney and many other famous folk have their villas.
Once the cruise was over we had time for a ...