Hotel Italie Et Suisse
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- Airport Transportation
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Smoking rooms available
- Concierge desk
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This morning we said goodbye to our beautiful Castle hideaway & hit the Autostrada. First stop was Vicolungo The Style Outlet Shopping Mall to spend the last of those pesky Euro's! Then we thought we would just have a drive around the villages in Lombardy around the lake Lago Maggiore. It was just beautiful. Especially the village if Angera. I could ...
After Cinque Terre, we continued north to a city called Como, on the border of Italy and Switzerland. Never heard of it before but we wanted to have one more stop before reaching Lucerne so this seemed interesting enough to go to.
We found a small hotel in the part of the city we wanted to be based out of - about a 30 minute walk from the train station and close to the waterfront ...
... so the views weren’t typical of most days I’ve been in this area but were pretty nice none the less.
Most impressive was the many small houses in the mountain villages. Many were for sale, very small and boarded up for the winter. I suspect not many people live there year-round.
I’d love to go back in summer but I probably won’t take the ...
Another cold night followed by sunshine.After breakfast we walked for a few kilometres along the shores of the lake. By 9.30 we were on the road, we stopped at one of the lakeside villages. Lazise is one of the old walled places, we entered through an arch in the walls on to cobbled streets that led to a large square which in turn opened out into a small harbour and a promenade along the waters front. ...
... group met in front of the hotel, facing the lake, and walked to the 2 boats across the street waiting to take us to Isola dei Pescatori (Pescatori Island) for a farewell dinner. The boat ride was very scenic. We were able to view another of the small islands off the coast; this one is called Sola Bella, and we can see the hauntingly beautiful palace and the wonderful and beautiful, terraced gardens. The Borromeo family owned this island, but it is considered a summer home for ...