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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... of some laptop/blogging time.
For now the rain has stopped and it’s feeling noticeably humid and muggy.
Waiting….waiting – at this rate I’ll be ready to enjoy the last of my Chianti by the time we get to Como!
Finally organised and off we set in our little Fiat Panda....haha what a hoot. The driving was quite taxing for poor David as nearly straight away we were driving over mountains and through tunnels with lots ...
... 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 ...
... amazing stretching out over the lake. We paid 2eur to go up the lighthouse and get an even better view. We took some photos from up here, then found the geocache and logged our names and put it back where we found it.
On the way down the shade wasn't there anymore so i was glad we headed up when we did. We then took another path which showed a waterfall on the picture, but once there we didn't see any water and there was no other paths for us to turn down. So don't know ...
... a beer and snacks and the most wonderful passion fruit tartlet. We sat and watched people go by and the ferries come and go. We walked back to the car via a gallery of local artist's work. We bought a picture of Balbianello, the local villa near where we are staying. The road to Como made Lisa a little unsettled and we met a ...
... and exhilarating. Gabriel said it felt like a buzzing sensation from his body releasing the heat from his muscles hahaha. It was truly fun and fantastic.
The sun doesn't set till about 9 pm so time seems to get away from us. For dinner we walk down to a restaurant called Idrovolante recommended to us by Guiseppe. Once there we decide not to dine there as it's too hot and we are not able to sit on the water front; so we make a reservation for tomorrow night. We head ...