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... imagine it. The people seem happy but have a pretty lax attitude to most things. Bored border guards, bored shop attendants, bored bored bored. They seem to live to shop and eat. Shop for coats, shoes bread and cheese while the menu is pasta, cold meats, pasta and cheese and pasta... you get the idea. The coffee is great and in the tourist areas, be prepared to be ripped off big time! Its all part of the experience. All the dudes ...
... about another security firm.
We had to stop on the way to take the obligatory photos, to prove that we wuz ‘ere. We took photos from the Italian side at a town called Cina before attempting the border crossing.
Drove down the mountain into the Swiss town of Lugano (named after the Lake). Straight away you notice the difference. The streets were wider and the city was more like the northern European ...
... extension of its bailout programme to Greece, meaning that the next final review and update of the entire bailout programme - which the Greek government has requested some new changes for, now is expected to be published by the Troika in February 2015.
The downgrading of Greek government debt to junk bond status in April 2010 created alarm in financial markets, with bond yields rising so high, that private capital markets ...
... with the next family members. When we got to Tirano we were picked up by Arianna, the daughter of the couple we are staying with who lives in the same building as her. For dinner we had amazing aubergine parmigiano! For dessert we had 15 year old local cheese pared with local wine and dates. I also tried persimmon for the first time. Looking forward to experiencing Poschiavo tomorrow - the town where Char's family is ...
... our part. I am not entirely sure that the Stresa people were terribly thrilled by the idea, but a deal was negotiated nonetheless. If you cannot strike an arrangement between a Swiss hotel, a British couple, an Italian hotel and a German camper van in Locarno, then I don't know where else in the world you can.
Suitably encouraged, we headed down the hill to lakeside Locarno for some well deserved sustenance. We found a very pleasant lakeside restaurant, watched the ...