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Travel Blogs from Baveno
... however, the surrounding countryside is pretty - vineyards everywhere and distant snow covered mountains. We detoured to Desenzano on the banks of Lake Garda. Clearly a summer holiday town but a beautiful town situated on the shores of a huge lake. The water is crystal clear. Lunch at local trattoria consisting of local trout - scrumptious, a walk around town, purchase of veggies and fruit from local markets and off to the autostrada. ...
We arrived in this beautiful city at dusk so we weren't able to get the most out of it. Stayed there only for one hour and we spent that time in Parco Civico capturing the flickering lights of the city surrounded by mountains. The view from the shores of Lake Lugano was fascinating. It's truly a must-visit city and I'd love to go back and see it in broad daylight. ...
After a few days by the sea it was time to head North toward Lago Maggiore and the Swiss border. I had stayed at Lake Maggiore when I was a kid and it was something I remembered as a quiet and beautiful place. Of course things change but I wanted to see if I could make it up there and stay the night.
I found the SP258 road running North from Albenga to Garessio, from there I'd hit the SS28 to Ceva. From there ...
... a bottle of gin as they have been trying to have a G & T for 2 nights. Their lat bottle of gin was left behind in the shop and this bottle was a replacement. Unfortunately, the bottle fell out of the bag and was smashed. It was imperative that we stopped at any establishment which sold gin to replace the replacement bottle. Fortune favours the eagle-eyed and I saw a supermarket which was open and we screeched to a halt in the ...
We did plan to go further South in Italy because the weather looked to be better but it changed again last minute and we decided to head North to Lake Maggiore which is a pretty big lake and borders on Switzerland.
The campsite we stayed at was really busy but we managed to get our tent up ok. The lake was really nice and it has some islands too which are inhabited. On ...