Agriturismo Zio Cristoforo
Travel Blogs from Casal Velino
... and plants. We past by were some of the James Bonds action had been filmed while crossing the lake. We had lunch across the lake from the town Como. Then we had a walk around before heading back on the boat to do a little bit of shopping. We had planned to go to the Silk Museum while we were there but it was a Monday and everything is closed on Mondays here. Not that we would have had time to fit it in as the boat trip took 50 minutes each way. By for now from ...
... Today is a trip on the lake, as the ferries chuff past our bedroom windows constantly.
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Mostly my phone is not working now at all except for photos, so if anyone is texting me, sorry, I can't reply. However, we are able to get emails so I can check them when we get connection.
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Maureen Murdoch and Lauren
... finding that as we head further south people do not speak much English. The owner was very nice and gave all of us a large dinner plate. Don't know if I will be able to carry home. Experienced difficulty getting through to our destination as the road had been closed due to landslides. Finally worked our way back to the major road and arrived about 7 pm. Wonderful seaside/fishing village. The weather much better today so did a bit of exploring around the town and surrounding areas on ...
Our room is lovely and we have a balcony overlooking the lake. We just can't think of anywhere as beautiful as this place! We could sit for hours just staring out so we did that for a while.
We spent the rest of the day exploring Menaggio walking along the lake. It's so calm and peaceful. We saw the snow capped mountains behind ...
... site and there were lots of interesting features which the information lady circled on a map for us. We also had an audio guide and picture booklet made things easy enough to go it alone. We struggled at times with the map, but got the hang of it after a while. Trouble with the guided tour is they are mostly too many people and every stop off is a jam. We always tried to be ahead of a tour and just close enough to ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet