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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Albergo Sempione Stresa
Travel Blogs from Stresa
... amazing. They are very starchy, but have a great flavour. We ate so many we actually got, what we called, chestnut cramps; a painful cramp in the stomach resultant of too many chestnuts in too short a period of time. We split into two groups at one point and had a hitchhiking race, which I have to admit, Michael and I failed miserably. For punishment we had to buy Rachel and Steve a three course meal from a grocery store. Might I add, it was pretty ...
... way to Piazza del Duomo through the shopping malls, we could hear music flooding the area. As we get to the Piazza del Duomo, Ellie Goulding jumps on stage. So we walk around watching and listening to a free concert by Ellie Goulding, which was pretty cool. A guided tour of the rooftop of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II was organised, which is located adjacent to the Piazza del Duomo and Duomo di Milano. So we were up on the rooftop, watching the ...
Saturday 13th June
It rained heavily in the night and things did not look good this morning but we set off on a boat trip to three islands anyway. As luck would have it the clouds gradually dispersed and by about 11.30am it was bright and sunny and the temperature was above the forecast 24 degrees. Once the sun comes out you start to realise why this is considered such a beautiful place.
Nothing is cheap here (sorry boys, it ...
... and we could board the coach.
There were about a dozen others of our tour getting the transfer and to our dismay they were all much, much older than us!! Oh Lordy - a "blue rinse set" trip comin up! Two of them had unfortunately not read their info properly and had missed the earlier transfer and they got stuck into Sally, our Tour Director, in no short order! Totally unnecessary and not a good way to start our tour!
So with ...
On the bus to Lagura Switzerland, free time for coffee and shopping in the markets. Weather is very cold here. We took the bus to the cable car up the mountain called Monte Tamaro. Beautiful views on the way up of the valley below, snow on the alps here. We had a set lunch menu and a walk around at the top, threw ...