Sport Hotel Alpina
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... streets with cobbled ground leading to as yet unexplored shops and cafés. We strolled along the front and then up the hill behind the buildings to see view. Sampled the gelato, had to be done! Strawberry and coffee, not together! Then came down the narrow cobbled street stopping off at a wine shop. The shop had bottles open that you could sample and man was so helpful. Bought a red and a sparkling red (Hope Stu likes) and some limoncello. Once back at waters ...
... at Google Maps, I noticed that there was a walking track that appeared to lead to the other side of the peninsular, so once the gelati was consumed/dropped/melted, we started the next adventure. The path was lined, on either side, with 6ft walls of green shrub/creeper which was very common around Como. The ascent was rather quick before the long descent down many stairs to the waterfront on the other side. It was only after weaving our way ...
... From there we passed Ric************'s villa which you can rent for only 25000 Euros a week, and landed on Isola Comacina, the only island on the lake for lunch. Once again there was too much food but it was nice to have some vegetables for a change. Two hours later we headed back to Bellagio via San Giovanni and Villa Melzi. The evening was spent at a local pub trying their range of ...
... with a selection of desserts. A most enjoyable experience to celebrate David and Sonya's anniversary. We were on the road early Friday morning heading to Bellagio via Verona and Brescia. In Verona our guide took into the 1st century BC Roman arena which in it's day held 30,000 while the town only had a population of 20,000. Today it is used for opera in the summer months and other concerts. Verona is also the home of Romeo and Juliet and we, along with lots of ...
... awry for us to be hitching a lift home with a german speaking taxi driver. we sought multiple opinions on the which path to head off on and they all concurred so we set off and hiked down the mountain - successfully. You beauty. Pizza no 2 was waiting for us at the bottom, followed by and ice cream when we got back to Menaggio on the ferry.
The lack of nightlife here has proved to be a boon to Sal and my running program, which is now back after a sabbatical over ...