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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... Then up the funicular to the mountain overlooking Como, not happy with view at that height we decide to walk up to the lighthouse. Snow covered following last weeks cold blast we make our way up - a long way - finally arriving at 'the lighthouse'. The view was spectacular, well the view as best it can be here with quite dense haze/smog. We could see the water but sadly the Swiss Alps, whilst could be seen, were blurry. (Switzerland is ...
Leaving Milano, we started the day with Bergamo which is an ancient town about 40 km east of Milan we've been hearing a lot about. I have to admit that it wasn't as great as I thought it would be. Maybe it's just me setting my expectation too high.
The old town (citta alta) is up on the hill and we had to take ...
... On the way, we stopped and got some strawberry chocolate fondue because it was the Chocolate Festival that weekend in Bergamo. We took a little trolley up the side of the mountain (think the Pittsburgh Incline if you have been there). We walked the winding cobblestone streets until we found the main plaza. We went up into the Campanone (a bell tower), which overlooked the upper city and lower city along with ...
... views of the ever growing modern area of Bergamo below. They checked into the Gombit Hotel, unpacked then hit the streets. Piazza Vecchia was busy with people enjoying the sun and admiring the building covered in floor boxes filled with pink and purple petunias. At the far end of the piazza there are two churches and a cathedral crammed into an area normally occupied by just one church. In front of the church is an ancient calendar and sun dial made from ...
... magnificent ‘Bierrificio Lambrate’! What a great place to end the night and a quick metro trip back to the hotel.
Quick summary of our Italy experience is that Venice is a unique venue and not far short of one of the wonders of the world. It should be on everyone’s must visit list. We had heard so much about prices and rip-offs but if you do your homework it is no more expensive than London and in some cases even cheaper. Drop your guard and it ...