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Have I ever tried better icecream? Well, I think not. I am not a huge icecream-eater but I like “quality-icecreams”, those ones that make me want to take another spoon, and another one, and another one, and so on and on and on. 119 more words

Andrea Grünenfelder

What's Happening This Weekend

The Festa di S. Anna kicks off today in Besozzo.

The annual summer festival in honor of Saint Anna, the patron saint of Besozzo, kicks off today with music, food, clowns and more. 13 more words


Cerro di Laveno, con Tatiyak

Nel 2013 ero già venuta, per un corso avanzato, ad ottobre. Li faceva abbastanza freddo. Quest’anno invece, per il corso di rolling, le temperature, sia dell’aria, che dell’acqua, erano molto più elevate. 395 more words


Waterfalls Worth Chasing

The Cittiglio Waterfalls (Cascate di Cittiglio) are well-worth the scavenger hunt to find.

After winding through the narrow roads into the old part of Cittiglio, taking at least two wrong turns due to missing the signs and a tour of some residential neighborhoods while looking for the trail head, you finally reach the stream that will lead you to the three Cittiglio Waterfalls. 193 more words


What's Happening This Weekend

Jazz Ascona 2015

Cross the border for a weekend packed with jazz, with an emphasis on New Orleans jazz, happening at Jazz Ascona 2015.

Specialized in classic jazz and the music of New Orleans, the festival attracts a knowledgeable and enthusiastic audience from all over the world who appreciates the richness of the program, the special productions put on for the occasion, the close contact with the musicians, the relaxed atmosphere, and the spectacular scenery offered by the mountains and Lake Maggiore. 60 more words


Hotel Brisino Stresa

Looking for a weekend getaway to Stresa?

The Hotel Brisino offers rooms with a view. Located 3 km from Stresa, it’s hillside setting provides visitors with panoramic views of the Borromeo Gulf and Lake Maggiore.  28 more words