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Our trip to Milano got a late start--not our fault. The high speed train, Frecciarossa, was delayed over an hour due to some political rumblings/rallies in Bologna.
We made it just on time to our lunch visit with Vera, our very first teacher of Italian, ...
First of all...all of this trip was made with the recomendations of this site "Mil„o nas Maos"!
1) Here to stay
we stay in Milan, for 1 and an half day, so we choose the hotel, based on the rate and location, so the ...
Today was simply a day of travel. We left Auracher Lochl in Kufstein about 8.30am with Gavinshka telling us it would take about 5 hours to drive to Milan Malpensa airport where we are staying at the Holiday Inn for the night. That sign I saw yesterday did say we needed a pass to drive on the autobahn in Austria....we googled it. I was surprised it hadn't come up in any of the research I'd done beforehand. We knew about the Swiss vignette but the Austrian one ...
We woke up rested from jet lag and got ready for the day. We ended up missing breakfast so we went to the cafe shop and had some expresso and a croissant. We explored the supermarket that was under our hotel and found some vienetta minis for sale but did not buy them. Then Sergio and albertina and our parents came and picked us up from the hotel. The airport called albertina to let them know my mothers bag had arrived so we were going to head to Milan. We crafted a trip to lake ...
Taormina & Cefalu Here due to laziness, being distracted by views and limited wifi, I just summarise highlights: Taormina : hotel ok , boys went in pool even though freezing , town has spectacular views of mt Etna and the ocean at every turn. The Greek theatre was beautiful and so was l'isola Bella ( although beach pretty rocky). Squeezed in a tad of shopping. Food was very touristy and overrated. One place La Botte seemed ...
Other places to stay in Novara
Boggiani, 54, Novara | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Via Biglieri, 2/a, Novara | 3 star hotelfrom $100
Via Paolo Solaroli 8, Novara | Hotelfrom $76
Corso Cavallotti 38a, Novara | 2 star hotelfrom $204
Largo Donegani 6 , Novara | 4 star hotelfrom $150
Via Francisco d' Assisi, 6, Novara | 4 star hotelfrom $137
Via dei Cattaneo, 4/6, Novara | Hotelfrom $116
Corso della Vittoria 101, Novara | Hotelfrom $109