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Bald Eagles making a ruckus!

Bald Eagle / Pygargue à tête blanche / Haliaeetus leucocephalus (my apologies for the quality of the photos, but the lighting conditions were not terrific): 87 more words


Isole di Brissago

There are a number of cruise options on Lake Maggiore, both from the Swiss side and from the Italian southern end. Either way you can sail round the lake to your heart’s content stopping at pretty little towns, villages and islands along the way (just remember to take your passport, especially if you intend crossing the Swiss/Italian border). 930 more words


LITFIBA: si aggiungono 4 date al tour estivo "TETRALOGIA DEGLI ELEMENTI live" a TORINO, LOCARNO, ROMA e BRINDISI

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Si aggiungono quattro date al già annunciato tour estivo dei LITFIBA “TETRALOGIA DEGLI ELEMENTI live”: il 9 luglio a TORINO, il 18 luglio a LOCARNO, il 24 luglio a ROMA e l’8 agosto a BRINDISI. 246 more words

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A Church With A View: Madonna del Sasso Orselina

One of Locarno’s major attractions is the beautiful church of Madonna del Sasso, which sits majestically, if somewhat precariously, on a rocky crag overlooking the town and lake below. 540 more words


The Swiss End Of Lake Maggiore

One of my favourite pastimes, whether I’m in holiday planning mode or not, is to study maps and destinations and try to work out what would be a possible itinerary for future travels! 1,250 more words


The holy sanctuary of Madonna del Sasso

Perched on the rocky hills of Orselina dominating over the charming town of Locarno in the Italian speaking part of Switzerland is the sanctuary of Madonna del Sasso (Our Lady of the Rock) It was built in the 15th century following a vision of Mary by Bartolomeo d’Ivrea a Franciscan monk. 425 more words


Europe in a jiffy! (Part 6 of 7: Rolling, the Italian way)

This day was my much-awaited itinerary as I would be going back to Ticino and also to Milan.
The two days will be an Italian tour… 827 more words