Simplon Hotel Baveno
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... and lake, so of course we took full advantage. After getting off the lift, we decided to hike higher up the mountain, and it was totally worth it. The views from the top of the mountain were absolutely breathtaking, and we were up there during sunset which made the experience even better. Eventually we decided to take the lift back down the mountain and go to our first group dinner of the trip which was ...
... He wanted more snuggles. He wouldn't stay in bed. He cried. He played games. He called for help. Finally at midnight, two hours after attempted bedtime, and six hours before the alarm would go off, we moved him from his own twin bed bunking with Mr. J into the room with T, C, and me. He wouldn't settle even then until he was sleeping in bed with me. This was totally uncharacteristic of him and starkly different from how well he had done for ...
... 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.
... Dad went to move the car and got pulled over by a policemen because he a french numberplate. He didn't have his international drivers license or the registration of the car (Mum had them) but got let off. We had lunch which was pasta and ice cream or as the locals call gelato. Then we drove around the lake and visited a church perched on a hill. On the way up we passed a funeral and the grave yard. When we came down mum suddenly had a idea ...
... like a lifetime Kate hid under the covers while I went to the window finding two Swiss policemen. Quickly getting dressed I went out as they wanted to do a random check of our passports etc, and take a look at our van. It all ended happily with us having a chat about our travels, they were amazed in where we had been and apologised for scarring the **** out of us earlier.
06.01.14 Tried to get an early start but didn't work well, enjoying the warmth of ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center