Simplon Hotel Baveno
Travel Blogs from Baveno
... the train is heading. But if u are familiar then not too bad, u can still try to figure it out. So I drop at Chiaso,then back to mendrisio ha ha ha, Did one stupid act, run across the train rail track, saw one man do it, trying to catch the train which is leaving . Felt stupid ...
... Gredara, this was a much quieter town than those we had visited in the past. It was similar to the walled cities with castles we have visited previously but more pleasant without all those dammed tourists. Nextly visited a very pleasant seaside village called Gabocce monte on the Adriatic for appetitives. Excellent views to sea. Followed with dinner at local seafood restaurant, excellent food and ...
... looking at the various shops on Bellagio, and toured the Basilica of San Giacomo in about 4 hours! We boarded the ferry back to Como a little after 4: 00 pm, and walked back to the main train station of Como around 6: 30 pm for our return trip to Milano at 8: 17 p.m. It was possible to do it all in a day! While George Clooney lives somewhere along Lake Como, there were no actual sightings on this particular trip---maybe next time!! ...
... on the RE 96413 for Switzerland. I new, very small train. The stations flashed up on a screen all the way to La Chaux-de-Fonds. Back on track and all's right with the world. :-) Then the conductor came along and said the train stopped at Monteau. I pointed at the flashing names on the screen and he simply said :It's wrong." :-( It was a delightful little train and traveled at just the right speed to appreciate the views. We caught a bus at Monteau and only ...
... a choice of “to join together” or one for a bomb....I think a trip to reception with the offending item in hand is needed. We carried on down the coast for a bit, then returned home to speak to said receptionist, who went in the back office and emerged with a choice of fuses, free!
It finally brightened up around 4pm so we caught up on a few chores and had a nice chat (in English) ...
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