Hotel Monte Codeno
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- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking rooms
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking hotel
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Today Ruth and I took a canoe on the lake. We wanted to explore it more close to the coast. It was great fun apart from the burden on your shoulders. After an hour of paddling, our shoulders and forearms were worn out. We then had a relaxing afternoon by the pool, followed by a last supper at home before moving on to ...
... at a most inopportune moment. When we arrived in Como, even I needed a strong drink. Como was very busy with people out shopping. Lisa and Ruth found all the jewellery shops - we also frequented a few makeup and granita shops. We had a lovely afternoon wandering in the sun. We made it home for bourbon and Prosecco in the setting ...
... East on the lake. I was desperate to see the Villa used to film the end scene from Casio Royale. Check out. http://www.jamesbondlifestyle.com/produ ct/villa-la-gaeta-san-siro-lake-como-it aly. It was quite Bond Esq to approach it from the lake. From the Villa, Lisa ' the speed demon' took over the helm and we zoomed across the lake. We cut across the middle of lake with Lisa pushing the boat to full speed. We arrived at the east ...
... view, framed with trees, wrought iron fences, lampposts or moored boats. Our minuscule Italian vocabulary is coming back as we begin to say Buongiorno to each person we passed, and Grazie to shopkeepers, Arrivederci and Ciao pretty much ending the conversation! As in France, we can guess a lot of the signs and add a few words every day. We wandered around to the main outcrop area and chose a restaurant for lunch. It seemed like a dream to be sitting next to ...
... Everything is so green! Got quite hot walking around. It seems to get really humid here in the afternoon. Next I walked onto Villa Monastero and had a look in their gardens too. This garden stretches for 1km along the lakeshore and has all sorts of unexpected plants in there like palm trees and bottlebrush! Have actually seen bottlebrush in a quite a few places now. Saw some in the Cinque Terre too. Poor little fellas are a long way from ...