Travel Blogs from Stresa
... We spent the entire morning here studying and sketching the building. After lunch, we saw the Monumento ai Caduti which is a futurist style building and is right by the lake. The final building that we saw was Palazzo Novocomum which is a housing building. The rest of the afternoon was planned to be free but Marina said that the program would cover the lift fee to get to the top of the mountain that overlooks the ...
... this time. We checked in to the Holiday Inn Express Airport, booked on the same awesome sale, which was another spacious property. After having a celebratory "last meal" of pizza from the hotel bar and meat, cheese, Coca Cola, and chocolate (lots of chocolate) from the grocery store, we got packed up and started the bedtime routine.
And then things started to go awry with little D. He fought going to bed, and he fought it hard. He ...
... with only a small potty interruption for D, after which he went straight back to bed.
We miraculously woke, refreshed around 830am, and we woke the kids, still sleeping soundly, at 10am for the day.
After all the failure of our time-shift preparation and the MEME, something beautiful came out of it. Sometimes I guess, we can get them so messed up about the time change that they just need to hit the reset button. I guess you could call that a method.
... on the top of a tall cliff and wondered how you would get there and if we could visit it. Well a bit of research (with that trusty tool, the internet) revealed that you did not even have to climb up to it, you could drive up so we decided to visit the Sanctuary of the Maddonna del Sasso. The church itself was closed but looked decorated with paintings etc when we peeked through the windows however it was worth the narrow wending drive up the ...
After getting the van packed again we set off, headed for South East of France but are going to travel through Switzerland and Italy to get there. Made it about half way through Switzerland today and are now parked up in a rest stop for the night, finally having time to sort out all our pressies from Christmas in Prague.
We just got to sleep and we're suddenly awoken to bright torches and banging on the van demanding us to get out. After a second or two, ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking